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The Aircraft Carrier Archive currently contains 232 pages with 11,071 still images and 20 video clips
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October 13, 2017

 Added one cover to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1).
CV-14 Ticonderoga Added one photo (0214bi).
CV-15 Randolph Added Recomissioning Ceremony program (1) and ship's newspaper issue (1).
CV-16 Lexington Added one photo (021684).
CV-17 Bunker Hill Added one image (021767).
CV-18 Wasp Added one ship's patch (021817a).
CV-19 Hancock Added one photo (021943a).
CV-20 Bennington Added nine photos (022009a, 022071, 022072–022072c, 022036a–022036c).
CV-21 Boxer Added one photo (022158).
CVL-22 Independence Added one photo (022236).
CVL-23 Princeton Added three photos (022320c–022320e).
CVL-28 Cabot  /
SPS Dédalo
Added one photo (022869).
CV-34 Oriskany Added six images (0234ac–0234acb, 023497i, 023497j–023497k).
CV-38 Shangri-La Added two photos (023884, 023885).
CV-40 Tarawa Added one photo (024059).
CV-43 Coral Sea Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-45 Valley Forge Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-61 Ranger Added one patch (026148a). Added two photos (026190c–026190d).
CVN-68 Nimitz Added two photos (0268bg, 0268bh).


September 15, 2017

CV-10 Yorktown Added nine photos (1–9).
CV-11 Intrepid Added link to website of interest (1). Enhanced one photo and added four photos (0211am–0211amd).
CV-12 Hornet Added five photos to the USS Hornet Museum page (1–5).
CV-13 Franklin Enlarged two photos (021309, 021303).
CVL-29 Bataan Added link to website of interest.
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Updated captions (023134a–023134c).
CV-41 Midway Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt Added one photo (0242ag) and three patches (1–3). Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-59 Forrestal Added one photo (025982e) and one item of memorabilia (1).
CV-64 Constellation Added four items related to the 1960 fire (1–4), two items of memorabilia (1–2) and one photo (0264bl).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added one photo (027592).
CV-67 John F. Kennedy Added one photo (027592).
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt Added one photo (027592).
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Added three photos (027592, 027593–027593a).
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy Added three photos (027905f–027905h).
CVN-80 Enterprise Added five photos (028002–028002d).


September 3, 2017

Rigid Airships & "Flying Aircraft Carriers"
ZR-2 Added three images (02990219–02990219b).
ZR-3 Los Angeles Added one photo (02990304a).
ZRS-4 Akron Added two photos (02990437, 02990438).
ZRS-5 Macon Added two photos (02990539–02990539a).

Aircraft Carriers
CV-2 Lexington Added three photos (0202al–0202alb).
CV-3 Saratoga Added two photos (0203ad–0203ada).
CV-4 Ranger Added one photo (020433a).
CV-5 Yorktown Added Booklet of General Plans.
CV-6 Enterprise Added three photos (0206apb–0206apd).
CV-7 Wasp Added one photo (020705b).
CV-8 Hornet Enlarged one photo (020809). Added one photo (020809a).
CV-9 Essex Enlarged one photo and updated caption (020929).
CV-17 Bunker Hill Added two photos (021766, 021765) and one item of memorabilia (1).
CV-18 Wasp Added one photo (021823d).
CVL-28 Cabot Added one photo (022868) and one ship's patch (1).
CVL-29 Bataan Updated Crew Contact and Reunion Information.
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Added one photo (023501b).
CV-33 Kearsarge Added one photo (023501b).
CV-34 Oriskany Added two photos (023501b, 0234ab).
CV-35 Reprisal Added two photos (023501b, 023502b). Enhanced one photo (023504).
CV-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt Added two photos (023501b, 023502b).
CV-67 John F. Kennedy Updated 2018 Reunion information.
CVN-68 Nimitz Added two photos (0268be, 0268bf).
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush Added four photos (027739a, 027778, 027779, 027777).
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added two photos (027850, 027851).


August 12, 2017

Rigid Airships & "Flying Aircraft Carriers"
ZR-1 Shenandoah Added one photo (02990144).

Aircraft Carriers
 Added two covers to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1, 2).
CV-1 Langley Added one photo (020161).
CV-34 Oriskany Added six photos (0234aa, 023498b–023498e, 023497h).
CV-38 Shangri-La Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-39 Lake Champlain Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-40 Tarawa Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt Updated Chronology.
CV-47 Philippine Sea Added two photos (024783, 024784).
CV-59 Forrestal Added one photo (0259dm) and one item of memorabilia (1).
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Added two photos (027590, 027591).
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Updated Status information. Added 15 photos (027845, 027846, 027817b, 027848, 027849, 027841a, 027844–027844d, 027847–027847c).


July 15, 2017

CV-11 Intrepid Added two photos (0211al, 0211am).
CV-12 Hornet Added two photos (0212bh, 0212bi) and one item of memorabilia (1).
CVL-26 Monterey Updated caption (022609).
CV-34 Oriskany Added 20 photos (023495c, 023498–023498a, 023499, 023496a–023496c, 023497–023497g, 023400–023400d). Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-36 Antietam Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-37 Princeton Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-60 Saratoga Enlarged photo and updated caption (026091). Added two photos (026091a–026091b).
CV-62 Independence Updated Status information. Added six photos (026248h–026248i, 026293–026293c).
CV-64 Constellation Added one patch (1) and one photo album (1).
CV-67 John F. Kennedy Added seven photos (0267cd, 026778i, 0267ce, 0267cc, 0267ca–0267caa, 0267cb).
CVN-68 Nimitz Added four photos (0268bb, 0268bc, 0268bd–0268bda).
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Added three photos (09750815, 027094, 027095).
CVN-73 George Washington Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVN-74 John C. Stennis Added one photo (0268bd).
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush Added four photos (027775–04015843, 027776).
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Updated Status information. Added one photo (027843).
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy Added three photos (027907–027907b).


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