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The Aircraft Carrier Archive currently contains 237 pages with 12,335 still images and 20 video clips
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June 10, 2019

CV-43 Coral Sea Added three photos (0243as, 0243at, 0243au).
CV-47 Philippine Sea Enlarged one photo and updated caption (024707).
CVL-48 Saipan Added one image (024850).
CVL-49 Wright Added one photo (024904a).
CV-59 Forrestal Added three photos (0259dt–0259dtb).
CV-60 Saratoga Added one photo (0260ah).
CV-62 Independence Updated caption (026278). Added two photos (026297, 026298).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added one photo (0265dy). Added one photo from the collection of Sully Augustine (1971–72 WestPac).
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower Added three photos (026915a, 0269ay, 0269az). Replaced one photo (026907).
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added three photos (0272an, 0272ao–0272aoa).
CVN-73 George Washington Added eight photos (0273ap–0273apf, 0273aq).
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy Added four photos (027912, 027913, 027915, 027914).


May 24, 2019

CV-12 Hornet Added one photo (021294b). Added one photo to the Hornet + 3 Gallery.
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Added one photo (0259ds).
CV-34 Oriskany Added six photos (0234be–0234bee).
CV-36 Antietam Added one photo (0259ds).
CV-41 Midway Added five photos (02459ds, 0241bma, 0241bq–0241bqb). Updated caption (0241bm).
CV-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt Added seven photos (0242at–0242atc, 0242au–0242aub).
CV-43 Coral Sea Enlarged one photo (024352) and added three photos (0259ds, 024352a, 0243ar).
CV-45 Valley Forge Added one photo (024563).
CV-47 Philippine Sea Added one photo (024790).
CV-59 Forrestal Added one photo (0259ds).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added one photo and updated caption (0265dxa). Added two photos (0265bld, 0269av).
CVN-68 Nimitz Added one image (0268bp).
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower Added three photos (0269ax, 0269aw, 0269av). Enlarged one photo (026992).
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Updated Status information. Added three photos (0270ad, 0270ae–0270aea).
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added one photo (0269av).
CVN-74 John C. Stennis Updated Status information.
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Added one photo (0269av).
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush Added three photos (0269av, 027777a–027777b).


May 10, 2019

CV-8 Hornet Added one photo (020872). Enlarged one photo (020807).
CVL-30 San Jacinto Added one photo (023033).
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Added two photos (091914632, 023164).
CV-32 Leyte Added one photo (023249).
CV-33 Kearsarge Added one photo (023386).
CV-34 Oriskany Added 10 photos (0234bde–0234bdn).
CV-35 Reprisal Added two images (098631101, 023506).
CV-36 Antietam Enlarged one photo (023645).
CV-37 Princeton Added Third Birthday Dinner Menu.
CV-38 Shangri-La Added one photo (023897).
CV-39 Lake Champlain Added one photo (0239az).
CV-40 Tarawa Added one photo (10110332).
CV-41 Midway Renumbered photo 0241bb to 0241bca. Added Booklet of General Plans.
CV-47 Philippine Sea Added four photos (024788, 024789–024789a, 0588684).
CV-64 Constellation Added one photo (0264bq).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added four photos (0265ane–0265ang, 0265dx).
CVN-74 John C. Stennis Added two images (027493a, 0274at).


April 20, 2019

 Added one cover to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1).
CV-9 Essex Enlarged one photo and updated caption (020995).
CV-10 Yorktown Added one photo (0312701a).
CV-12 Hornet Added two images (0212bo, 0212bp).
CVL-24 Belleau Wood Added one photo (022432).
CVL-25 Cowpens Added two photos (022531–022531a).
CVL-26 Monterey Added one drawing (022612). Enlarged one photo (022620).
CVL-27 Langley Added three images (022745–024556a, 022744). Enlarged one photo (022711).
CVL-28 Cabot Enlarged two photos (022841, 022857). Added two images (022876–022876a).
CVL-29 Bataan Added two photos (022935–022935a).
CV-34 Oriskany Added one photo (0265ds).
CV-41 Midway Added one patch (1) and four photos to the Midway Museum page (1–4).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added five photos (0265ds, 0265du, 0265dt, 0265dv, 0265dw). Added four photos from the collection of Sully Augustine (1971–72 WestPac).
CV-66 America Added one photo (0265ds).
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added four photos (0272al, 05018643, 0272am–0272ama).
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Updated Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Added two photos (0265du, 0265dt).


April 3, 2019

 Added one cover to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1).
CV-20 Bennington Added one photo (022074).
CV-21 Boxer Added one photo (022153a).
CVL-22 Independence Added seven photos (022223b–022223h).
CVL-23 Princeton Added 14 photos (022320g–022320j, 022321a, 022319a–022319c, 022326b–022326d, 022329b–022329a). Enlarged two photos (022320, 022321).
CV-34 Oriskany Added five photos (0234bd–0234bdd).
CV-38 Shangri-La Added one photo (023896) and one patch (023824a).
CV-60 Saratoga Added one photo (0260ag).
CV-62 Independence Added Commissioning Program and four photos from the collection of Jeff Padell.
CVN-68 Nimitz Added ship's patch (026855b).


March 24, 2019

CV-7 Wasp Updated Fate information.
CV-13 Franklin Added two photos (021313a, 021333a).
CV-14 Ticonderoga Added two photos (0214bm–0214bma).
CV-15 Randolph Added four items (021519a, 021589, 021528a, 021583d).
CV-16 Lexington Added Unit Identification Mark (UIM) tab patch and one photo (021689).
CV-17 Bunker Hill Added one photo (021770).
CV-18 Wasp Added two photos (0218au–0218aua).
CV-19 Hancock Added one photo (021988).
CV-34 Oriskany Added two photos (0234bc, 023478a).
CV-38 Shangri-La Added two images (023895, 023894). Enlarged one photo (023856). Enhanced one photo (023868).
CV-40 Tarawa Added Unit Identification Mark (UIM) tab patch, one drawing (024003a) and two patches (024029a–024029b).
CV-61 Ranger Added link to video (0261as) and one image (026167a).
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Updated Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added two photos (0272aj, 0272ak).
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Updated Unit Awards, Campaign and Service Medals and Ribbons section.

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