John Warner Christened

The submarine John Warner (SSN 785) was christened during an evening ceremony Sept. 6.

Watch the full ceremony

Watch the highlights

Watch some of our favorite moments from the John Warner Christening in this five-minute video.

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The 2014 NNS 5K

This year's 5K saw 1,137 people promoting health for the whole family.

View photos and video at the 5K website

One Year Into RCOH

One year ago, USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) began her refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH).

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Growing Toward Energy

On January 21, NNS opened a new office in Aiken, S.C., continuing expansion into energy markets.

Watch the Ribbon Cutting

Proud Past Meets Bright Future

Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) is being outfitted beside the legendary USS Enterprise (CVN 65).

Learn more about CVN 78

Keel Laying to Christening

Watch four years of Gerald R. Ford's construction in four minutes.

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America's Next Carrier

Learn about Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the first of a new class of aircraft carriers.

Explore Photos

Explore Newport News Shipbuilding through photo galleries.

Photo Galleries

CVN 78 Christening

On November 9, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. EST, Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) will be christened.

Minnesota (SSN 783)

On June 6, Minnesota (SSN 783) was delivered to the U.S. Navy.

Press Release

Lincoln (CVN 72) Arrives

On Thursday, March 28, USS Abraham Lincoln arrived for her refueling and complex overhaul.

Press Release

A Presidential Visit

On Tuesday, Feb. 26, President Obama visited Newport News Shipbuilding.

View photos from his visit

USS Enterprise Comes Home

USS Enterprise (CVN 65) has arrived to complete her inactivation after 51 years of service.

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America's next carrier

After building all of the Nimitz-class carriers, we are building a new class of carrier—Gerald R. Ford-class.

Learn about CVN 78

U.S. Navy Submarines

We are currently building the next attack submarine for the U.S. Navy—Minnesota (SSN 783).

Meet Minnesota

Minnesota Christening

Learn more about the submarine, the state it was named after, and the ceremony on October 27.

Minnesota website

Who We Are

For 127 years, we have been building the greatest ships on earth.

About Us

Tougher Than Steel

Only the best shipbuilders can build the finest ships at sea.

Meet Vontrease Williams

Vote for the 2014 Safety Song

Newport News Shipbuilding is proud to announce that voting for the 2014 Safety Song Contest is now underway, with 16 original songs written by shipbuilders on the importance of safety. The winner will receive $1,000 and have a music video produced by Newport News Shipbuilding. Voting will end Nov. 2, and the winner will be announced in Currents Nov. 3.

Visit the 2014 Safety Song website   |   2012 Finalists   |   2011 Finalists