CVN-74 USS John C Stennis

US US Navy




1995 to present    


Data

Login to Edit

Flight Deck: 74
Call Sign: NJCS


Events

Help Us

Add new event for this unit
Year:
Month: <- (1/12) Optional
Day: <- (1/31) Optional
Text:
   
Add Event
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

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,


Latest News


First Flight for All US Navy Crew in Osprey

Mexico’s President-Elect to Cancel MH-60R Order

Ukraine Signed Order for 55 Airbus Helicopters

Bell 505 Accessory Offerings

CAE Joins Chinook Team for German Competition

AeroStretcher Gets EASA STC for H135 / EC135

First Flight of Second Marineflieger Sea Lion

First H160 Fuselage in Airbus Albacete