Eleven carriers are the minimum number required to enable 3 of these great ships to be continuously stationed at strategic points across the globe and to rapidly respond to an unexpected crisis.

 

This infographic highlights the importance of aircraft carriers to our nation’s security, and illustrates why 11 aircraft carriers are the minimum number required to ensure we can maintain three carriers on station to respond to critical missions and unexpected crises.

Infographic on Why America Needs at Least 11 Aircraft Carriers

America Needs at Least 11 Aircraft CarriersAmerica Needs at Least 11
Aircraft Carriers

State congressional delegations write to Secretary of Defense Carter voicing support for 11 U.S. Navy carriers:
California | New Jersey | New York | Ohio | Pennsylvania | Virginia | Washington

Vermont's Unexpected Aircraft Carrier Shipbuilding IndustryVermont's Unexpected Aircraft Carrier Shipbuilding Industry

“Although it is the only New England state not to border the Atlantic Ocean, Vermont is home to businesses that contribute significantly to the construction of the most powerful ships at sea: US Navy aircraft carriers” — Vermont Business Magazine

Congress & Shipbuilding StrategyCongress & Shipbuilding Strategy

Mike Petters, President and CEO, Huntington Ingalls Industries sits down with Vago Muradian of Defense News to discuss what recent spending measures means for the shipbuilding community.

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Aircraft Carrier

Mike Petters, President and CEO, Huntington Ingalls Industries sits down with Vago Muradian of Defense News to discuss the flexibility, agility and capabilities of aircraft carriers.

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