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The Aircraft Carrier Archive currently contains 239 pages with 13,811 still images and 22 video clips
Next update to the Aircraft Carrier Archive is scheduled for

May 30, 2021

Rigid Airships & "Flying Aircraft Carriers"
ZRS-4 Akron Added two photos (02990447, 02990404a).
ZRS-5 Macon Added one photo (02990545).

Aircraft Carriers
CV-4 Ranger Added one photo (020478).
CV-5 Yorktown Enlarged one photo (020554). Added one image (020581).
CV-6 Enterprise Added one photo (0206bt).
CV-7 Wasp Added one photo (020755).
CV-8 Hornet Enlarged one photo (020804). Added one photo (020879).
CV-9 Essex Added one document (0209bt).
CV-10 Yorktown Added three photos (021097–021097a, 021005a).
CV-11 Intrepid Added one photo (0211alc).
CV-12 Hornet Enlarged photo (021232a). Added one photo (021232b).
CV-14 Ticonderoga Enlarged two photos (021404, 021403). Added 11 photos (021459a, 021403c, 3–11). Updated caption (0214br).
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Added two photos (023173k, 023180).
CV-66 America Added one patch (1). Added one photo (09052724).


May 16, 2021

Rigid Airships & "Flying Aircraft Carriers"
ZR-1 Shenandoah Added one photo (02990147b).
ZR-3 Los Angeles Added one photo (02990338).

Aircraft Carriers
CV-1 Langley Added two photos (020174, 020135a). Enlarged one photo and updated caption (020135). Updated captions (020166, 020136, 020101–020137).
CV-2 Lexington Added one photo (0202ba).
CV-3 Saratoga Added one photo (0203al). Enlarged one photo (020361).
CV-8 Hornet Enlarged one photo (0543305).
CV-14 Ticonderoga Added two photos (091908501–091908507). Added five photos from the Jerry Beasley collection.
CV-19 Hancock Enlarged one photo (021950). Replaced one photo (021920). Added five photos (021905b, 0219aj–0219ajc).
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Added 16 images (023173e–023173j, 023179–023179i).
CV-33 Kearsarge Added two photos (023391, 023392). Enlarged one photo (023338).
CV-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt Added one photo (0242bf) and one item of memorabilia (1).
CV-61 Ranger Added one photo (0261ay).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added two photos (0265ez, 0265ey).
CVN-74 John C. Stennis Updated list of the ship's commanding officers.
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Added one photo (027847d).
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy Added one item of memorabilia (027935).
CVN-81 Doris Miller Added three photos (028101e–028101g).


May 11, 2021

CVL-26 Monterey Added Album of Joseph A. Schall.


April 25, 2021

CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Added one photo (023178). Enlarged one photo and updated caption (023134c).
CV-60 Saratoga Added three photos (0260at, 0260au, 0261aib).
CV-61 Ranger Added three photos (0265dsb, 0261ax, 0261aib).
CV-62 Independence Added three photos (0262af–0262afa, 0262ag). Enlarged one photo (026226).
CV-63 Kitty Hawk Added two items of memorabilia (1, 2).
CV-64 Constellation Added two photos (0264ca, 0261aib).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added three photos (0265dsb, 0265ew, 0265ex).
CV-66 America Added 13 photos (1–12, 13).
CV-67 John F. Kennedy Added three photos (0267cy, 026742a, 0267cz). Corrected caption (0267bd).
CVN-68 Nimitz Updated listing of the ship's awards. Replaced one photo (0268bp). Added one photo (0268bw).
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower Added one photo (0269be).
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Added one photo (0270aeb).
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt Added one photo (0271ab).
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added page with information and artwork concerning the 2000–2001 deployment.
CVN-73 George Washington Added one photo (09052808).
CVN-74 John C. Stennis Added one patch (027417c1).
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Added one photo (0275ab).
CVN-76 Ronald Reagan Added one photo (0276br).
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush Added one photo (027787).


April 6, 2021

CV-14 Ticonderoga Added two photos (021467c, 0214bv).
CV-15 Randolph Replaced one photo and added six photos (021552–021552f, 0215ac).
CV-34 Oriskany Added 15 images (023428h–023428i, 0234cm, 023482n–023482t, 02348cn–0234cnd).
CV-40 Tarawa Added one photo (024068) and one item of memorabilia (1).
CV-41 Midway Added one photo (0241cd).
CV-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt Added one photo (0242be).
CV-43 Coral Sea Added one photo (0243bo).
CV-45 Valley Forge Added one photo (024575).
CV-47 Philippine Sea Added one photo (0247aa).
CVL-48 Saipan Added one image (024855).
CV-59 Forrestal Added one photo (1).
CV-60 Saratoga Added seven photos (0260as–0260asb, 0260ar, 026096–026096b).
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy Added list of the ship's commanding officers.


March 25, 2021

 Added one cover to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1).
CV-6 Enterprise Enlarged photos and corrected captions (020694, 020644). Corrected caption (020645).
CV-19 Hancock Added two photos (0219ai, 0407374).
CVL-23 Princeton Added one photo (022354).
CVL-24 Belleau Wood Added one image (022433c).
CVL-26 Monterey Added one photo (022630a).
CVL-27 Langley / FS La Fayette Added one photo (022751).
CVL-28 Cabot / SPS Dédalo Added one photo (022885).
CVL-29 Bataan Enlarged one photo (022905).
CVL-30 San Jacinto Added two images (023035, 023036).
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Added one photo (09050914).
CV-32 Leyte Added two photos (023222a–023222b).
CV-33 Kearsarge Added two photos (0602103732–0602103734).
CV-34 Oriskany Added one photo (0234cl).
CV-36 Antietam Added memorabilia (1).
CV-37 Princeton Added one photo (023748).
CV-38 Shangri-La Added six photos (0238ai–0238aie).
CV-39 Lake Champlain Added six photos (0239bg–0239bge).
CV-63 Kitty Hawk Added Welcome Aboard booklet.
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy Added two photos (027933, 027934).


March 9, 2021

CV-6 Enterprise Corrected caption (020643).
CV-9 Essex Added one photo (0209bs). Enlarged one photo (020913).
CV-13 Franklin Added one image (021366).
CV-14 Ticonderoga Added two photos (0413506, 0214bu).
CV-15 Randolph Added one photo (0215ab).
CV-16 Lexington Added two photos (021697, 021698).
CV-17 Bunker Hill Added two issues of The Monument.
CV-18 Wasp Added five photos (0218ayj–0218ayn).
CV-19 Hancock Added one photo (0219ah).
CV-20 Bennington Updated captions (022066, 022066a, 022075a, 022075). Added two photos ( 022075a1, 022082).
CV-21 Boxer Added one photo (022169).
CVL-22 Independence Added one photo (022244).
CVL-23 Princeton Added information about her last commanding officer.
CV-42 Franklin D. Roosevelt Enlarged one photo and updated caption (024213). Added two photos (0242bc, 0242bd).
CV-61 Ranger Updated caption (026149).
CVN-65 Enterprise Added five photos (026510s, 0265et, 0265eu, 0265ev, 0265es).
CV-66 America Added two photos (0872307, 0266au).
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.


March 3, 2021

CV-12 Hornet Added link to Apollo 11 Quarantine Movie, at the Hornet Museum Website.



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