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  • CVN-74 USS John C Stennis

    US US Navy




    1995 to present    


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    Flight Deck: 74
    Call Sign: NJCS


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    History of US CVN-74 USS John C Stennis

    1991-mar-13Laid down
    1993-nov-13Launched
    1995-dec-9Commissioned
    1998-aug-26HomeportNaval Base San Diego San Diego
    2000-jan-7Homeportdeparture homeport
    2001-dec-17DeploymentArabian Sea Enduring Freedom positioned to the northern Arabian Sea with HS-8 embarked, to support missions over Afghanistan until 18 Apr 2002.
    2004-jun-29Deployment RIMPAC 04 Participated in RIMPAC 04 exercise
    2005-jan-19HomeportNaval Base Kitsap (Bremerton/Bangor)
    2007-apr-10AircraftArabian Sea Aeronavale SA365F 313 on board
    2012-sep-30Port Visit30Sep-04Oct visit Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
    2016-jul-14NEWS Vice President Biden Visits Stennis
    2017-sep-21Port VisitNS Kitsap Returned to Bremerton from deployment
    2019-apr-27Port VisitFRMarseille harbour Port visit Marseille embarked a lot of Hornets and some Hawkeyes. Also Seahawks from HSC-14 and HSM-71 168169 | 168171 | 168172 | 168174 | 168176 | 168553 | 168555 | 168557 | 168559 | 168567 | 168574

    Specifications

       

        from Improved Nimitz class
    100000full load (tn)
    333length (m)
    40.80beam (m)
    11.80draught (m)
    31max speed (knots)
    4Close-In Weapon System CIWS Phalanx 20 mm

    Aircraft

       

        Typical Max
    US United States Naval Aviation Sikorsky S-61 H-3 60


    The Max option implies only aircraft of this model onboard    

    Builder

       

    US Newport News Shipbuilding,



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