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USS Gerald R. Ford completes Ship Self Defense System live fire test

US Navy’s newly-commissioned aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) recently wrapped up ...

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USS Gerald R. Ford receives first functional weapons elevator

When the US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier entered service in July 2017, it did so without any...

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USS Gerald R. Ford enters HII yard for post-shakedown repairs

The US Navy’s most expensive ship ever, aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), arrived at Hun...

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QinetiQ contracted for Ford-class EMALS, AAG equipment deliveries

QinetiQ North America will be delivering control hardware and software for the electromagnetic aircr...

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Gerald R. Ford arresting gear catches first C-2A Greyhound at test site

While the US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier already made its milestone first F/A-18F Super Hor...

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USS Gerald R Ford returns to port with propulsion issues

The US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier was forced to return to port after suffering another pro...

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HII receives $55m for USS Gerald R. Ford post shakedown repairs

The sole builder of US Navy’s nuclear-powered aircraft carriers has received a $55.8 million c...

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US Navy issues two-carrier RFP looking to maximize cost savings

The US Navy has issued a two-ship buy Request for Proposal (RFP) to Huntington Ingalls Industries &#...

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US Navy contracts General Atomics for first Gerald R. Ford on board EMALS, AAG spares

The US Navy has awarded General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) a contract to deliver the f...

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USS Gerald R. Ford makes its first launch and trap

The U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford recovered and launched its first fi...

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Trump commissions US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford

U.S. president Donald J. Trump commissioned the U.S. Navy’s most expensive ship ever built, th...

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Aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford ready for commissioning

The U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), is ready for ...

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US Navy sets commissioning date for Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)

The U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), is set to be comm...

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US Navy receives its most expensive ship ever

The U.S. Navy has received the future aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), in Newport News,...

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Future USS Gerald R. Ford starts acceptance trials

The U.S. Navy’s future aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) departed Naval Station Nor...

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USS Gerald R. Ford starts preparations for acceptance trials

The lead ship of the next generation of U.S. Navy aircraft carriers, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (...

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U.S. Navy’s $13 billion dollar carrier gets underway for builder’s sea trials

The U.S. Navy’s most expensive ship ever built, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), got un...

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Future Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) sailors complete crew certification

U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), completed crew ce...

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