USS Gerald R. Ford receives first functional elevator

When the US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier entered service in July 2017, it did so without any functional ...

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Gerald R. Ford enters HII yard for post-shakedown work

The US Navy’s most expensive ship ever, aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), arrived at Huntington Ingalls ...

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QinetiQ contracted for Ford-class EMALS, AAG tech deliveries

QinetiQ North America will be delivering control hardware and software for the electromagnetic aircraft launch ...

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Gerald R. Ford AAG catches first C-2A Greyhound at test site

While the US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier already made its milestone first F/A-18F Super Hornet catch at ...

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USS Gerald R Ford returns to port with propulsion issues

The US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier was forced to return to port after suffering another propulsion issue ...

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HII receives $55m for CVN 78 post shakedown repairs

The sole builder of US Navy’s nuclear-powered aircraft carriers has received a $55.8 million contract for the ...

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US Navy issues two-carrier RFP eyeing cost savings

The US Navy has issued a two-ship buy Request for Proposal (RFP) to Huntington Ingalls Industries – Newport ...

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US Navy contracts GA for first CVN 78 on board spares

The US Navy has awarded General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) a contract to deliver the first set of on ...

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USS Gerald R. Ford makes its first launch and trap

The U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford recovered and launched its first fixed-wing ...

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Trump commissions US Navy's newest aircraft carrier

U.S. president Donald J. Trump commissioned the U.S. Navy’s most expensive ship ever built, the USS Gerald R. ...

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Aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford ready for commissioning

The U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), is ready for her ...

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US Navy sets commissioning date for Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)

The U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), is set to be commissioned during ...

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US Navy receives its most expensive ship ever

The U.S. Navy has received the future aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), in Newport News, Virginia, May ...

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Future USS Gerald R. Ford starts acceptance trials

The U.S. Navy’s future aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) departed Naval Station Norfolk for its ...

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USS Gerald R. Ford starts preparations for acceptance trials

The lead ship of the next generation of U.S. Navy aircraft carriers, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), has ...

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USS Gerald R. Ford starts builder's sea trials

The U.S. Navy’s most expensive ship ever built, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), got underway for its ...

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Future Gerald R. Ford sailors complete crew certification

U.S. Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, the future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), completed crew certification on ...

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USS Gerald R. Ford to be delivered to navy in April

The U.S. Navy said it would receive its newest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford, in April after the ship ...

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Ford sailors get the feel of deployment aboard Ike

An all-volunteer group of 61 sailors from the U.S. Navy’s future aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN ...

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Newest US aircraft carrier to miss another delivery deadline

The most expensive ship the U.S. Navy has ever built is once again bound to miss a delivery deadline. USS Gerald R. ...

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USS Gerald R. Ford completes PALS tests

Huntington Ingalls Industries, the company in charge of the construction of U.S. Navy’s most expensive ship ...

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