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The Aircraft Carrier Archive currently contains 238 pages with 13,679 still images and 22 video clips
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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.


February 19, 2021

Rigid Airships & "Flying Aircraft Carriers"
ZR-3 Los Angeles Added three images (02990337, 02990321a, 1217991408).
ZRS-4 Akron Added one photo (02990446).
ZRS-5 Macon Added one photo (02990544).

Aircraft Carriers
 Added two covers to the US Aircraft Carriers Postal Covers page (1–2).
CV-4 Ranger Added one photo (020477).
CV-5 Yorktown Enlarged two photos (020552, 020503). Added three photos (020580–020580b).
CV-6 Enterprise Added photo of her first commanding officer. Added one photo (0206bs).
CV-7 Wasp Added one photo (020754).
CV-8 Hornet Added one photo (020878).
CV-9 Essex Enlarged one photo (020916) and added one issue of the Essex Buccaneer.
CV-10 Yorktown Added one photo (021092a).
CV-11 Intrepid Added two images (0211ba, 0211bb).
CV-12 Hornet Added one photo (021215a).
CV-34 Oriskany Added eight photos (0234byh–0234byk, 0234cj, 0234ck–0234cka, 023481a). Added link to website of interest.
CV-63 Kitty Hawk Added one issue of Hawkeye.
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Added five photos (027861–027861d).


February 1, 2021

Rigid Airships & "Flying Aircraft Carriers"
ZR-1 Shenandoah Added one image (02990151).
ZR-2 Added one image (02990226).
ZR-3 Los Angeles Added four photos (02990336–02990336c).

Aircraft Carriers
CV-1 Langley Added one photo (020173). Updated captions (0815303, 020107, 020151).
CV-2 Lexington Added one image (0202az).
CV-3 Saratoga Added two images (020352a, 0202az).
CV-6 Enterprise Added two photos (0206bq, 0206br).
CV-13 Franklin Added one image (021365). Enlarged two photos (021315, 021316).
CV-63 Kitty Hawk Added six photos (0263de, 0263dg, 0263df–0263dfa, 026310d–026310e).
CV-67 John F. Kennedy Added five photos (0267cw, 0267cx, 0267cu–0267cua, 0267cv) and a video clip (0267cva). Replaced one photo (026778g).
CVN-69 Dwight D. Eisenhower Added three photos (0269bc, 0269bd–0269bda).
CVN-70 Carl Vinson Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Added Flag Hoist/Radio Call sign.


January 11, 2021

CV-66 America Added one photo (0266as) and one item of memorabilia (1).


January 9, 2021

CV-2 Lexington Added seven photos (0202ay–0202ayd, 020254a–020254b). Enlarged one photo (020254)
CV-31 Bon Homme Richard Added six photos (023175–023175c, 023176, 023177).
CV-34 Oriskany Added seven photos (023474b–023474e, 0234ci–0234cib).
CVN-71 Theodore Roosevelt Updated listing of the ship's commanding officers.
CVN-72 Abraham Lincoln Added two photos (0272at, 0272au).
CVN-73 George Washington Added one photo (0273ay). Enlarged one photo (027344).
CVN-74 John C. Stennis Added one patch (027417d1).
CVN-75 Harry S. Truman Added one photo (0275aa).
CVN-76 Ronald Reagan Added one photo (0276bq).
CVN-77 George H.W. Bush Added one photo (027786).
CVN-78 Gerald R. Ford Added one photo (027840b).
CVN-79 John F. Kennedy Added one photo (027932a).
CVN-81 Doris Miller Added one image (028101d).

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