Nov 302011

Manufacturer: Newport News Shipbuilding (Virginia)

Commissioned: November 25,1961

Type: Aircraft Carrier

Class: Enterprise Class

Cost: $451 millon

Length: 1,123 ft

Displacement: 93,284 long tons

Speed: 33.6 knots

Powerplant: 8 × Westinghouse A2W nuclear reactors

Compliment: 5,828 Maximum

Aircraft: 70-90

Trivia:  Since the ship has nuclear reactors, the range of the ship is measured in years–up to 25!


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