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  • CVN-77 USS George H. W. Bush

    US US Navy

    2009 to present    


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    MMSI: 369970663
    Flight Deck: 77
    Call Sign: NGHW
    Shipyard: Newport News Shipbuilding


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    History of US CVN-77 USS George H. W. Bush

    2003-sep-6Laid down
    2009-jan-11HomeportNS Norfolk Norfolk, Virginia
    2011-may-11DeploymentTo UK, for exercise and visit to Portsmouth on 27 May
    2017-jul-27Port VisitUKStokes Bay moored in The Solent for Portsmouth port visit, prior to joining Exercise Saxon Warrior 17. Her escorts, USS Philippine Sea and USS Donald Cook visited HMNB Portsmouth.
    2017-aug-1DeploymentUKNorth Western Approaches Saxon Warrior 17 Exercise Saxon Warrior 17 participated in NATO exercise
    2018-aug-21NEWS Future of US Navy Onboard Delivery Missions
    2023-jan-26NEWS Adriatic Sea US Navy HSC-5 Training in Bizë, Albania



        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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    US Newport News Shipbuilding,

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