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The Aircraft Carrier Archive currently contains 229 pages with 10,814 still images and 20 video clips
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May 28, 2017

CV-17 Bunker Hill Updated Fate information. Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-32 Leyte Added listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-33 Kearsarge Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-34 Oriskany Added 10 photos (023494a–023494a, 023495–023495b, 023496, 023467l–023467o).
CV-43 Coral Sea Added one photo (0243ad) and Invitation For Bids.
CV-60 Saratoga Added comment to photo (026000).
CV-61 Ranger Added one photo (023467o).
CV-64 Constellation Added one patch (1) and two items of memorabilia (1, 2).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added two photos (023467o, 027092).
CV-66 America Added one photo (023467o).
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower Added two photos (0269ap, 0269aq).
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Added two photos (027092, 027093).
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt Added two photos (027181, 027182).
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added four photos (0272ae, 027228a, 0272ad, 0272af). Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Updated Status information.
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy Added one photo (027906).


May 5, 2017

CV-8 Hornet Enlarged one photo (020821). Added one photo (020853a).
CV-38 Shangri-La Added four photos (023883–023883c) and an item of memorabilia (1).
CV-60 Saratoga Added comment to photo (026000).
CV-63 Kitty Hawk Added one photo (027649f).
CV-67 John F. Kennedy Added 14 photos (0267bu–0267bua, 0267bv–0267bvb, 0267bw–0267bwa, 0267bx–0267bxb, 0267by–0267byb, 0267bz).
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Added two photos (027090, 027091).
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added one photo (027649f).
CVN-74 John C. Stennis Added one photo (0274ada).
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added one photo (027589).
CVN-76 Ronald Reagan Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added three photos (027649f, 0276bj, 0276bk).
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush Added three photos (027774–027774b).
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Added one photo (027842).


April 21, 2017

 Added two covers to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1, 2).
CV-7 Wasp Added one photo (020737a).
CV-9 Essex Added three photos (020938a–020938c).
CV-59 Forrestal Updated caption (0259ag). Added five photos (0259dk, 0259dl, 0259dj–0259djb).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added one photo (027833a).
CV-66 America Added Unit Identification Mark (UIM) tab patch, three photos (05012375, 0266ah, 026654a), and six items of memorabilia (026674a–026674e, 0266ag).
CV-67 John F. Kennedy Added Unit Identification Mark (UIM) tab patch.
CVN-68 Nimitz Added one photo (0268ba).
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower Added two photos (0269an, 0269ao).
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Added three photos (027089, 027087, 027088).
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt Added cruise patch.
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added one photo (0272ac).
CVN-73 George Washington Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section. Added two photos (0273al–0273ala).
CVN-74 John C. Stennis Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Added nine photos (027827a–027827c, 027833a, 027839–027839a, 027840–027840a, 027841).


April 1, 2017

CV-19 Hancock Added one photo (0243ab).
CV-34 Oriskany Added one PDF file. Updated captions (023467f–023467h, 023467k).
CV-38 Shangri-La Added two photos (023816d, 023859).
CV-43 Coral Sea Added two photos (0243ab, 0243ac).
CV-60 Saratoga Added five photos (026098–026098a, 026099, 026097, 026000).
CV-61 Ranger Added six photos (0243ab, 0261al, 0261ak, 026196j–026196k, 026000). Updated captions (023467e–023467j, 023467k).
CV-62 Independence Added 11 photos (026292–026292a, 026291–050142108, 026290–026290d).
CV-63 Kitty Hawk Added one patch (1).
CV-64 Constellation Added Unit Identification Mark (UIM) tab patch and one photo (026000).
CVN-65 Enterprise Updated captions (023467a–023467g, 023467k). Added one photo (0265dl).
CV-66 America Updated captions (023467, 023467k).
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section and two photos (027085, 027086).
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Added one photo (0265dl).


March 19, 2017

CVN-65 Enterprise Added Decommissioning Booklet and one image.


March 11, 2017

CV-2 Lexington Added four photos (0202ai, 0202aj, 0202ak–0202aka). Enlarged two photos (020208, 020204).
CV-3 Saratoga Added four images to the Memorabilia section (0203ac–0203acc). Enlarged one photo (020311).
CV-19 Hancock Added a 14-photo sequence of crash on the flight deck. Added two photos (021981–021981a) and one ship's patch (1).
CVL-29 Bataan Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVL-30 San Jacinto Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CV-39 Lake Champlain Added two photos (0239ar, 0565507).
CVL-48 Saipan Added one image (024842).
CVL-49 Wright Updated Operational and Building Data.
CV-59 Forrestal Added 50th Memorial Ceremony information. Added three images (0259dh, 025929a, 0259di).
CV-62 Independence Updated Status information.
CVN-68 Nimitz Added Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Added one image (027084).


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