CVN-74 USS John C Stennis

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Flight Deck: 74
Call Sign: NJCS


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1991-mar-13Laid down
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



    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



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