Meet the Ford Class
Construction on the next-generation of aircraft carriers is well underway.
130 Years of Shipbuilding
On January 28, 1886, Collis P. Huntington founded the Chesapeake Dry Dock and Construction Company.
American Shipbuilders
For 130 years, Newport News shipbuilders have been building the world’s greatest ships.
Submarines
Newport News Shipbuilding is one of two designers and builders of submarines for the U.S. Navy.
Aircraft Carriers
We are the sole designer and builder of aircraft carriers for the U.S. Navy.

Meet American Shipbuilding

For 130 years, Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) has carried on the legacy of American shipbuilding, building some of the most famous ships in American naval history with a diverse workforce of craftsmen and engineers. We proudly build U.S. Navy aircraft carriers and submarines, and provide after market services for both.


About Newport News Shipbuilding

Inclusion & Diversity
Shipbuilder John Witherspoon II provides his perspective on the importance of inclusion and diversity.
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Company News

Susan Jacobs Appointed Vice President of Human Resources and Administration at Newport News Shipbuilding
Susan Jacobs Appointed Vice President of Human Resources and Administration at Newport News Shipbuilding
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Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus at Newport News Shipbuilding
Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus at Newport News Shipbuilding
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Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Planning Contract for USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Planning Contract for USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
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