CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt

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1986 to present    


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Flight Deck: 71
Call Sign: NNTR


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History of US CVN-71 USS Theodore Roosevelt

1981-oct-31Laid down
2001-oct-14DeploymentArabian Sea Enduring Freedom positioned to the northern Arabian Sea with HS-11 embarked, to support missions over Afghanistan until 3 Mar 2002.
2009Port Visitvisited Portsmouth. Anchorage in Stokes Bay.
2015-mar-22Port Visitarrived in Portsmouth for 5 day visit. Anchorage in Stokes Bay.
2015-apr-20DeploymentGulf of Aden to support operations around Yemen, deployed around Arabian Sea, Gulf of Aden, the Strait of Bab-el-Mandeb and the Southern Red Sea in company with USS Normandy. Departed theatre on 13 Oct. To be replaced by USS Harry S Truman in theatre, around mid Dec 2015.



    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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