Read Yardlines

Read about Ford's newly-designed anchors, AMSEC, BEYA winners and more.

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One Year Into RCOH

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

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Celebrating 128 Years

January 28, 2014 marks 128 years since Collis P. Huntington founded Newport News Shipbuilding.

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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

Gerald R. Ford Christened

On Saturday, Nov. 9, we christened America's next-generation aircraft carrier.


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

Pressure Hull Complete

On April 3, Senator John Warner and ship's sponsor Jeanne Warner returned to NNS to see SSN 785 watertight.

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A Presidential Visit

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

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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 Jarrod Davis

Promoting Health and Fitness for the Whole Family

The 7th annual NNS 5K will begin at 9:00 a.m., Saturday, May 17, in dowtown Newport News, Va. All employees of Huntington Ingalls Industries can register themselves and their family members for this fun event designed for the whole family. The event is part of Newport News Shipbuilding's continuing efforts to promote health and fitness, for which the company was recently recognized by Inside Business as a "Healthcare Hero."

Visit the 5K website   |   View photos from last year's 5K   |   Inside Business article