Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Delivered To The U.S. Navy
Newport News Shipbuilding delivered the first-of-class aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) to the U.S. Navy on Wednesday, May 31. The ship is the product of years of construction, planning and design.
Newport News Shipbuilding is the sole designer and builder of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers for the U.S. Navy. We also provide maintenance, modernization and inactivation support to in-service carriers.
Newport News Shipbuilding is one of two designers and builders of nuclear-powered submarines for the U.S. Navy. We also provide maintenance and tiger team support to our submarines both on-site and around the world.