USS Gerald R. Ford

US Navy Personnel explain what an aircraft carrier fantail opening is used for

US Navy Personnel explain what an aircraft carrier fantail opening is used for

US Navy aircraft carriers Aircraft carriers are the centerpiece of America’s Naval forces – the most adaptable and survivable airfields… Read More

2 months ago

Naval Aviator explains why the US Navy should have 13.5 to 15 aircraft carriers instead 11

The centerpiece of America’s Naval forces Aircraft carriers are the centerpiece of America’s Naval forces – the most adaptable and… Read More

4 months ago

USAF Deploys A-10 Warthog CAS Aircraft to CENTCOM After Hamas Attacks on Israel

A-10 deployed to CENTCOM after Hamas Attacks on Israel On Oct. 12, 2023 A-10 Thunderbolt II CAS aircraft from the… Read More

4 months ago

Former Israeli Air Force officer living in Massachusetts to reenlist after attack by Hamas fighters, US to reposition Gerald R. Ford CSG and tactical aircraft to support Israel

Former Israeli Air Force officer to reenlist To help with his home country's war effort following Saturday's attack by Hamas… Read More

5 months ago

Visit Aboard USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78): all you need to know about US Navy’s newest and most advanced aircraft carrier

“This ship and crew are actively reshaping the face of our Navy’s capabilities and strengthening the future of Naval Aviation,”… Read More

6 months ago

Aircraft Carrier USS Gerald R. Ford Departs Norfolk for first warfighting deployment

Even though the US Navy has not specified the exact operating areas of the Ford CSG during its current deployment,… Read More

10 months ago

Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy Could Have 5 Aircraft Carriers, 10 Ballistic Missile Subs by 2030

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy possesses the resources to field up to five aircraft carriers and 10 nuclear ballistic… Read More

2 years ago

Advanced Arresting Gear begins next round of aircraft testing with recovery of C-2 and E-2 aircraft

The testing is to ensure that the Advanced Arresting Gear can support the full USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)… Read More

6 years ago

U.S. NAVY HAS FIXED EMALS PROBLEMS WITH LAUNCHING F/A-18s LOADED WITH FUEL TANKS

71 EMALS launches were conducted to confirm F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler outfitted with wing-mounted, 480-gallon external fuel tanks… Read More

7 years ago

EMALS HAS PROBLEMS WITH LAUNCHING F/A-18s LOADED WITH FUEL TANKS

EMALS is being "fine-tuned" to overcome a vibrational issue associated with optimising the launch and recovery of different aircraft appropriate for… Read More

7 years ago