Directory of Aircraft Carriers

Argentina

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Independencia        B16 1959 Ex HMS Warrior       Stricken, 1971          
Veinticinco de Mayo  B16 1969 Ex Karel Doorman (2) Stricken, 1997          

Australia

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Albatross            SEA 1929                      To Royal Navy, 1938     
Sydney               B17 1949 Ex HMS Terrible      Stricken, 1973          
Vengeance            B16 1953 Ex HMS Vengeance     To Brazil, 1960         
Melbourne            B17 1955 Ex HMS Majestic      To China for Scrap, 1983
Canberra             S02 2014 Amphibious Assault                           
Adelaide             S02 2016 Amphibious Assault                           

Austria

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Vulcano              BAL 1842 Ex paddle steamer    Stricken, 1882          

Belgium/Luxemborg

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
(unnamed)            F07 ----                      Planned for Post-2010   

Brazil

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Minas Gerais         B16 1960 Ex HMAS Vengeance    Decommissioned, 2001    
Sao Paulo            F04 2001 Ex Foch (France)     To be modernized, 20??  

Canada

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Warrior              B16 1946                      To Royal Navy, 1948     
Magnificent          B17 1948 Ex HMS Magnificent   Stricken, 1957          
Bonaventure          B17 1957 Ex HMS Powerful      Stricken, 1970          

China

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
(unnamed)            B17 ---- ex-Melbourne         From Australia for Scrap
(unnamed)            R02 ---- ex-Kiev              From Russia for Scrap   
(unnamed)            R02 ---- ex-Minsk             From Russia for Scrap   
Liaoning             R03 2013 ex-Varyag                                    
(unnamed)            C01 ----                      Being Built for 2020    
(unnamed)            C02 ---- Amphibious Assault   Six Planned for future  

Confederate States

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Teaser               BAL 1861 Ex screw tug         Captured, 1862          

Egypt

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
(unnamed 1)          F07 ---- Amphibious Assault   Formerly for Russia     
(unnamed 2)          F07 ---- Amphibious Assault   Formerly for Russia     

France

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Foudre               SEA 1913 Ex depot ship        Stricken, 1921          
Campinas             SEA 1915 Ex passenger ship    Stricken, 1917          
Nord                 SEA 1916 Ex packet ship       Stricken, 1917          
Pas-de-Calais        SEA 1916 Ex packet ship       Stricken, 1917          
Rouen                SEA 1917 Ex packet ship       Stricken, 1919          
Bearn                F01 1927                      Stricken, 1966          
Commandant Teste     SEA 1932                      Stricken, 1950          
Joffre               F02 ----                      Not completed, 1938     
Painleve             F02 ----                      Not completed, 1939     
Dixmude              U15 1945 Ex HMS Biter         Stricken, 1966          
Arromanches          B16 1946 Ex HMS Colossus      Stricken, 1974          
PA28 (Clemenceau)    F03 ----                      Cancelled, 1947         
Lafayette            U07 1951 Ex CVL-27 Langley    Stricken, 1963          
Bois Belleau         U07 1953 Ex CVL-24 Bell.Wood  Stricken, 1960          
Clemenceau           F04 1961                      Stricken, 1997          
Foch                 F04 1963                      To Brazil, 2000         
Jeanne D'Arc         F05 1964 Ex La Resolue                                
Charles de Gaulle    F06 2001                                              
Mistral              F07 2005 Amphibious Assault                           
Tonnerre             F07 2007 Amphibious Assault                           
Dixmude              F07 2012 Amphibious Assault                           
PA2 (unnamed)        F08 ----                      Cancelled, 2013         

Germany

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Adeline Hugo Stinnes SEA 1914 Ex cargo ship        Surrendered, 1919       
Glyndwr              SEA 1914 Ex cargo ship        Surrendered, 1919       
Answald              SEA 1914 Ex cargo ship        Surrendered, 1919       
Santa Elena          SEA 1915 Ex cargo ship        Surrendered, 1919       
Oswald               SEA 1918 Ex cargo ship        Surrendered, 1919       
Stuttgart            SEA 1918 Ex cruiser           Surrendered, 1919       
Graf Zeppelin        G01 ----                      Not completed, 1943     
Peter Strasser       G01 ----                      Not completed, 1940     
Seydlitz             G02 ----                      Not completed, 1943     

Great Britain

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Hermes (1)           SEA 1913 Ex cruiser           Sunk, 1914 (Atlantic)   
City of Oxford       BAL 1914 Ex cargo ship        Stricken, 1920          
Engadine             SEA 1914 Ex packet ship       Stricken, 1919          
Ark Royal (1)        SEA 1914 Ex collier           Stricken, 1946          
Empress (1)          SEA 1914 Ex packet ship       Stricken, 1919          
Riviera              SEA 1914 Ex packet ship       Stricken, 1919          
Manica               BAL 1915 Ex cargo ship        Stricken, 1918          
Menelaus             BAL 1915 Ex cargo ship        Stricken, 1917          
Hector               BAL 1915 Ex cargo ship        Stricken, 1918          
Canning              BAL 1915 Ex cargo ship        Stricken, 1920          
Campania (1)         SEA 1915 Ex passenger ship    Sunk, 1918 (North Sea)  
Vindex (1)           SEA 1915 Ex packet ship       Stricken, 1920          
Ben-My-Chree         SEA 1915 Ex packet ship       Sunk, 1917 (Medit.Sea)  
Anne                 SEA 1915 Ex cargo ship        Sunk, 1915 (Medit.Sea)  
Raven II             SEA 1915 Ex cargo ship        Stricken, 1917          
Manxman              SEA 1916 Ex packet ship       Stricken, 1919          
Brocklesby           SEA 1916 Ex paddle steamer    Stricken, 1917          
Killingholme         SEA 1916 Ex paddle steamer    Stricken, 1917          
Furious              B01 1917 Ex cruiser           Stricken, 1948          
Nairana (1)          SEA 1917 Ex mail steamer      Stricken, 1921          
Pegasus              SEA 1917 Ex mail steamer      Stricken, 1931          
Argus                B02 1918 Ex Italian merchant  Stricken, 1946          
Vindictive           B03 1918 Ex cruiser           Stricken, 1946          
Hermes (2)           B04 1923                      Sunk, 1942 (Pacific)    
Eagle (1)            B05 1924 Ex battleship        Sunk, 1942 (Medit.Sea)  
Courageous           B06 1928 Ex cruiser           Sunk, 1939 (Atlantic)   
Glorious             B06 1930 Ex cruiser           Sunk, 1940 (Atlantic)   
Ark Royal (2)        B07 1938                      Sunk, 1941 (Medit.Sea)  
Albatross            SEA 1938 Ex HMAS Albatross    Stricken, 1946          
Formidable           B08 1940                      Stricken, 1969          
Illustrious (1)      B08 1940                      Stricken, 1956          
Indominable          B08 1941                      Stricken, 1953          
Victorious           B08 1941                      Stricken, 1953          
Audacity             B09 1941 Ex German merchant   Sunk, 1941 (Atlantic)   
Archer               U15 1941 Ex CVE-2 (?)         Stricken, 1945          
Activity             B10 1942 Ex refirgerated ship Stricken, 1945          
Dasher               U15 1942 Ex CVE-3 (?)         Sunk, 1943 (Atlantic)   
Avenger              U15 1942 Ex CVE-4 (?)         Sunk, 1942 (Medit.Sea)  
Biter                U15 1942 Ex CVE-5 (?)         To France, 1945         
Battler              U16 1942 Ex CVE-6 Altamaha    Stricken, 1946          
Attacker             U16 1942 EX CVE-7 Barnes      Stricken, 1946          
Stalker              U16 1942 Ex CVE-15 Hamlin     Stricken, 1945          
Nairana (2)          B10 1943 Ex refrigerated ship To Netherlands, 1946    
Vindex (2)           B10 1943 Ex refrigerated ship Stricken, 1946          
Unicorn              B11 1943                      Stricken, 1953          
Empire MacAlpine     B12 1943 Ex grain carrier     Stricken, 1946          
Empire MacRae        B12 1943 Ex grain carrier     Stricken, 1948          
Empire MacCallum     B12 1943 Ex grain carrier     Stricken, 1947          
Empire MacKendrick   B12 1943 Ex grain carrier     Stricken, 1946          
Pretoria Castle      B13 1943 Ex passenger ship    Stricken, 1947          
Acavus               B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1952          
Rapana               B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1950          
Empire MacMahon      B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1946          
Alexia               B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1951          
Empire MacColl       B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1946          
Ancylus              B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1952          
Empire MacCabe       B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1946          
Amastra              B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1952          
Empire MacKay        B14 1943 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1946          
Hunter               U16 1943 Ex CVE-8 Block Is.   Stricken, 1945          
Chaser               U16 1943 Ex CVE-10 Breton     Stricken, 1946          
Fencer               U16 1943 Ex CVE-14 Croatan    Stricken, 1946          
Pursuer              U16 1943 Ex CVE-17 (?)        Stricken, 1946          
Striker              U16 1943 Ex CVE-19 Pr.William Stricken, 1946          
Searcher             U16 1943 Ex CVE-22 (?)        Stricken, 1945          
Ravager              U16 1943 Ex CVE-24 (?)        Stricken, 1946          
Tracker              U16 1943 Ex US merchant ship  Stricken, 1945          
Slinger              U17 1943 Ex CVE-32 Chatham    Stricken, 1946          
Atheling             U17 1943 Ex CVE-33 Glacier    Stricken, 1946          
Emperor              U17 1943 Ex CVE-34 Pybus      Stricken, 1946          
Ameer                U17 1943 Ex CVE-35 Baffins    Stricken, 1946          
Begum                U17 1943 Ex CVE-36 Bolinas    Stricken, 1946          
Trumpeter            U17 1943 Ex CVE-37 Bastian    Stricken, 1946          
Empress (2)          U17 1943 Ex CVE-38 Carnegie   Stricken, 1946          
Khedive              U17 1943 Ex CVE-39 Cordova    Stricken, 1946          
Speaker              U17 1943 Ex CVE-40 Delgado    Stricken, 1946          
Nabob                U17 1943 Ex CVE-41 Edisto     Stricken, 1946          
Premier              U17 1943 Ex CVE-42 Estero     Stricken, 1946          
Shah                 U17 1943 Ex CVE-43 Jamaica    Stricken, 1945          
Patroller            U17 1943 Ex CVE-44 Keeweenaw  Stricken, 1946          
Ranee                U17 1943 Ex CVE-46 Niantic    Stricken, 1946          
Thane                U17 1943 Ex CVE-48 Sunset     Stricken, 1946          
Queen                U17 1943 Ex CVE-49 St. Andrew Stricken, 1946          
Ruler                U17 1943 Ex CVE-50 St. Joseph Stricken, 1946          
Arbiter              U17 1943 Ex CVE-51 St. Simon  Stricken, 1946          
Rajah                U17 1944 Ex CVE-45 McClure    Stricken, 1946          
Trouncer             U17 1944 Ex CVE-47 Perdito    Stricken, 1946          
Smiter               U17 1944 Ex CVE-52 Vermillion Stricken, 1946          
Puncher              U17 1944 Ex CVE-53 Willapa    Stricken, 1946          
Reaper               U17 1944 Ex CVE-54 Winjah     Stricken, 1946          
Campania (2)         B10 1944 Ex refrigerated ship Stricken, 1955          
Miralda              B14 1944 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1950          
Adula                B14 1944 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1953          
Indefatigable        B15 1944                      Stricken, 1956          
Implacable           B15 1944                      Stricken, 1955          
Colossus             B16 1944                      To France, 1946         
Terrible             B17 1944                      To Australia, 1949      
Magnificent          B17 1944                      To Canada, 1948         
Perseus              B16 1945                      Stricken, 1958          
Vengeance            B16 1945                      To Australia, 1953      
Venerable            B16 1945                      To Netherlands, 1948    
Ocean                B16 1945                      Stricken, 1960          
Pioneer              B16 1945                      Stricken, 1954          
Glory                B16 1945                      Stricken, 1959          
Hercules             B17 1945                      To India, 1961          
Majestic             B17 1945                      To Australia, 1955      
Powerful             B17 1945                      To Canada, 1957         
Leviathan            B17 ----                      Not completed, 1945     
Malta                B18 ----                      Cancelled, 1945         
Gibraltar            B18 ----                      Cancelled, 1945         
Africa               B18 ----                      Cancelled, 1946         
New Zealand          B18 ----                      Cancelled, 1946         
Triumph              B16 1946                      Stricken, 1981          
Theseus              B16 1946                      Stricken, 1960          
Warrior              B16 1948 Ex HMAS Warrior      To Argentina, 1959      
Eagle (2)            B19 1951                      Stricken, 1978          
Centaur              B20 1953                      Stricken, 1971          
Bulwark              B20 1954                      Reserve, 1981           
Albion               B20 1954                      Stricken, 1972          
Ark Royal (3)        B18 1955                      Stricken, 1979          
Hermes (3)           B20 1959                      To India, 1987          
CVA-01 (Furious)     B21 ----                      Cancelled, 1966         
Invincible           B22 1980                      Decommissioned, 2005    
Illustrious (2)      B22 1982                      Decommissioned, 2014    
Ark Royal (4)        B22 1985                      Decommissioned, 2011    
Ocean (2)            B23 1999 Amphibious Assault                           
Queen Elizabeth      B24 ----                      Being Built for 2017    
Prince of Wales      B24 ----                      Being Built for 2020    

India

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Vikrant (1)          B17 1961 Ex HMS Hercules      Stricken, 1997          
Viraat               B20 1987 Ex HMS Hermes (3)    To be stricken, 2016    
Vikramaditya         R02 2013 Ex Adm. Gorshkov                             
Vikrant (2)          IN1 ----                      Being Built for 2018    
Vishal               IN2 ----                      Planned for 2025        

Italy

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Europa               SEA 1915 Ex cargo ship        Stricken, 1920          
Luigi Mirra          BAL 1916                      Unknown status          
Umberto Missona      BAL 1917                      Unknown status          
Giuseppe Miraglia    SEA 1927 Ex merchant ship     Captured, 1943          
Aquila               I01 ---- Ex passenger ship    Not completed, 1943     
Sparviero            I02 ---- Ex passenger ship    Not completed, 1943     
Vittorio Veneto      I03 1969                                              
Giuseppe Garibaldi   I04 1987                                              
San Giorgio          I05 1987                                              
San Marco            I05 1988                                              
San Giusto           I05 1994                                              
Cavour               I04 2008 Former Andrea Doria                          
(unnamed)            I06 ---- Amphibious Assault  Planned for 2022         

Japan

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Wakamiya             SEA 1914 Ex cargo ship        Strcken, 1931           
Hosho                J01 1922                      Stricken, 1947          
Akagi                J02 1927 Ex battle cruiser    Sunk, 1942 (Midway)     
Kaga                 J03 1928 Ex battleship        Sunk, 1942 (Midway)     
Ryujo                J04 1933                      Sunk, 1942 (Guadal.)    
Kamoi                SEA 1933 Ex tanker            Sunk, 1943 (Hong Kong)  
Soryu                J05 1937                      Sunk, 1942 (Midway)     
Chitose              J06 1938                      Sunk, 1944 (Philipp.)   
Chiyoda              J06 1938                      Sunk, 1944 (Philipp.)   
Hiryu                J05 1939                      Sunk, 1942 (Midway)     
Mizuho               SEA 1939                      Sunk, 1942 (Japan)      
Zuiho                J07 1940 Ex sub tender        Sunk, 1944 (Leyte)      
Shokaku              J08 1941                      Sunk, 1944 (Philipp.)   
Zuikaku              J08 1941                      Sunk, 1944 (Leyte)      
Taiyo                J09 1941 Ex passenger ship    Sunk, 1944 (Luzon)      
Shoho                J07 1942 Ex sub tender        Sunk, 1942 (Coral Sea)  
Unyo                 J09 1942 Ex passenger ship    Sunk, 1944 (Hong Kong)  
Chuyo                J09 1942 Ex passenger ship    Sunk, 1943 (Japan)      
Akitsu Maru          J10 1942 Ex merchant ship     Sunk, 1944 (Japan)      
Nisshin              SEA 1942                      Sunk, 1943 (Philipp.)   
Hiyo                 J11 1942                      Sunk, 1944 (Philipp.)   
Junyo                J11 1942                      Stricken, 1947          
Ryuho                J12 1942 Ex sub tender        Stricken, 1946          
Nigitsu Maru         J10 1943 Ex merchant ship     Sunk, 1944 (Formosa)    
Kaiyo                J13 1943 Ex passenger ship    Stricken, 1946          
Shinyo               J14 1943 Ex passenger ship    Sunk, 1944 (Yellow Sea) 
Kamakura Maru        J15 ---- Ex passenger ship    Sunk, 1943 (not compl.) 
Ibuki                J16 ---- Ex cruiser           Not completed, 1943     
Taiho                J17 1944                      Sunk, 1944 (Philipp.)   
Unryu                J18 1944                      Sunk, 1944 (Shanghai)   
Amagi                J18 1944                      Sunk, 1945 (Japan)      
Katsuragi            J18 ----                      Not completed, 1945     
Kasagi               J18 ----                      Not completed, 1945     
Aso                  J18 ----                      Not completed, 1945     
Ikoma                J18 ----                      Not completed, 1945     
Shinano              J19 ---- Ex battleship        Sunk, 1944 (not compl.) 
Yamashiro Maru       J10 1945 Ex mercant ship      Sunk, 1945 (Japan)      
Chigusa maru         J10 ---- Ex mercant ship      Not completed, 1945     
Shimane Maru         J20 1945 Ex tanker            Sunk, 1945 (Japan)      
Otakisan maru        J10 ---- Ex tanker            Not completed, 1945     
Kumano Maru          J10 1945 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1945          
Osumi                J21 1998 Amphibious Assault                           
Shimotika            J21 2002 Amphibious Assault                           
Kunisaki             J21 2003 Amphibious Assault                           
Hyuga                J22 2009 Helicopter Destroyer                         
Ise                  J22 2011 Helicopter Destroyer                         
Izumo                J23 2015 Helicopter Carrier                           
(unnamed)            J23 ---- Helicopter Carrier   Planned for 2017        

Netherlands

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Gadila               B14 1944 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1945          
Macoma               B14 1944 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1945          
Karel Doorman (1)    B10 1946 Ex HMS Nairana       Sricken, 1948           
Karel Doorman (2)    B16 1948 Ex HMS Venerable     To Argentina, 1969      

Russia

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Russ                 BAL 1904 Ex passenger         Stricken, 1906          
Almaz                SEA 1914 Ex armed yacht       Stricken, 1919          
Respublikanek        SEA 1914 Ex Imper.Nikolai     Stricken, 1919          
Aviator              SEA 1914 Ex Imper.Alexandr I  Stricken, 1919          
Orlica               SEA 1917                      Stricken, 1919          
Romania              SEA 1918 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1919          
Regele Carol         SEA 1918 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1919          
Imperator Trayan     SEA 1918 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1919          
Kommuna              SEA 1918 Ex petrol barge      Stricken, 1919          
Komintern            SEA ---- Ex cruiser           Not completed, 1930     
Moskva               R01 1967                      Stricken, 1992          
Leningrad            R01 1968                      Stricken, 1991          
Kiev                 R02 1975                      To China for Scrap, 1994
Minsk                R02 1978                      To China for Scrap, 1992
Novorossisk          R02 1982                      Stricken, 1994          
Admiral Gorshkov     R02 1987 Formerly Baku        Sold to India, 2004     
Admiral Kuznetsov    R03 1991 Formerly Tblisi                              
Varyag               R03 ---- Formerly Riga        Stricken, 1994/To China 
Ul'yanovsk           R04 ----                      Not completed, 1992     
Vladivostok          F07 ---- Amphibious Assault   Purchase cancelled, 2015
Sevastopol           F07 ---- Amphibious Assault   Purchase cancelled, 2015
(unnamed)            R05 ---- 60,000 ton class     Planned for 2020        
(unnamed)            R05 ---- 60,000 ton class     Planned for 2020        

South Korea

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Dokdo                K01 2007 Amphibious Assault                           
Marado               K01 2011 Amphibious Assault                           
Baengnyeong          K01 ---- Amphibious Assault   Planned                 

Spain

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Dedalo (1)           SEA 1922 Ex cargo ship        Stricken, 1940          
Dedalo (2)           U07 1967 Ex CVL-28 Cabot      Stricken, 1989          
Principe de Asturias S01 1988                      Decommissioned, 2013    
Juan Carlos I        S02 2012 Amphibious Assault                           

Sweden

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Ballondepotfartyg    BAL 1904 Ex barge             Stricken, 1929          

Thailand

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Chakri Naruebel      T01 1997                                              

Turkey

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
(unnamed)            S02      Amphibious Assault   Planned for 2020       

United States

        NAME         CL  COMM    CONVERTED FROM             STATUS         
-------------------- --- ---- -------------------- ----------------------- 
                                                                           
Fanny                BAL 1861 Ex screw steamer     Captured by Conf., 1862 
Washington P.Custis  BAL 1861 Ex barge             Stricken, 1863          


Shawmut              SEA 1919 To CM-3, 1928 ---->  Stricken, 1946          
Aroostook            SEA 1920 To CM-4, 1931 ---->  Stricken, 1943          
AV-1                                                                       
Wright (1)           SEA 1920 To AG-79, 1945 --->  Stricken, 1946          


CV-1                                                                       
Langley (1)          U01 1922 Ex collier           Sunk, 1942 (Pacific)    
CV-2                                                                       
Lexington (1)        U02 1927 Ex battle cruiser    Sunk, 1942 (Pacific)    
CV-3                                                                       
Saratoga (1)         U02 1927 Ex battle cruiser    Sunk as target, 1946    
CV-4                                                                       
Ranger (1)           U03 1934                      Stricken, 1946          
CV-5                                                                       
Yorktown (1)         U04 1937                      Sunk, 1942 (Pacific)    
CV-6                                                                       
Enterprise (1)       U04 1938                      Stricken, 1958          
CV-7                                                                       
Wasp (1)             U05 1940                      Sunk, 1942 (Pacific)    
CV-8                                                                       
Hornet (1)           U04 1941                      Sunk, 1942 (Pacific)    
CV-9                                                                       
Essex (1)            U06 1942                      Stricken, 1969          
CV-10                                                                      
Yorktown (2)         U06 1943                      Stricken, 1970          
CV-11                                                                      
Intrepid             U06 1943                      Stricken, 1974          
CV-12                                                                      
Hornet (2)           U06 1943                      Stricken, 1970          
CV-13                                                                      
Franklin             U06 1944                      Stricken, 1964          
CV-14                                                                      
Ticonderoga          U06 1944                      Stricken, 1973          
CV-15                                                                      
Randolph             U06 1944                      Stricken, 1969          
CV-16                                                                      
Lexngton (2)         U06 1943 To CVT-16, 1962 -->  Stricken, 1991          
CV-17                                                                      
Bunker Hill          U06 1943                      Stricken, 1966          
CV-18                                                                      
Wasp (2)             U06 1943                      Stricken, 1972          
CV-19                                                                      
Hancock              U06 1944                      Stricken, 1976          
CV-20                                                                      
Benington            U06 1944                      Stricken, 1970          
CV-21                                                                      
Boxer (1)            U06 1945 To LPH-4, 1959 --->  Stricken, 1969          
CVL-22                                                                     
Independence (1)     U07 1943                      Sunk as target, 1951    
CVL-23                                                                     
Princeton (1)        U07 1943                      Sunk, 1944 (Pacific)    
CVL-24                                                                     
Belleau Wood (1)     U07 1943                      To France, 1953         
CVL-25                                                                     
Cowpens              U07 1943                      Stricken, 1959          
CVL-26                                                                     
Monterey             U07 1943                      Stricken, 1970          
CVL-27                                                                     
Langley (2)          U07 1943                      To France, 1951         
CVL-28                                                                     
Cabot                U07 1943                      To Spain, 1967          
CVL-29                                                                     
Bataan (1)           U07 1943                      Stricken, 1959          
CVL-30                                                                     
San Jacinto          U07 1943                      Stricken, 1970          
CV-31                                                                      
Bon Homme Richard    U06 1944                      Stricken, 1971          
CV-32                                                                      
Leyte                U06 1946                      Stricken, 1969          
CV-33                                                                      
Kearsarge (1)        U06 1946                      Stricken, 1970          
CV-34                                                                      
Oriskany             U06 1950                      Stricken, 1976          
CV-35                                                                      
Reprisal             U06 ----                      Cancelled, 1945         
CV-36                                                                      
Antietam             U06 1945                      Stricken, 1967          
CV-37                                                                      
Princeton (2)        U06 1945 To LPH-5, 1959 --->  Stricken, 1970          
CV-38                                                                      
Shangri-La           U06 1944                      Stricken, 1971          
CV-39                                                                      
Lake Champlain       U06 1945                      Stricken, 1969          
CV-40                                                                      
Tarawa (1)           U06 1945                      Stricken, 1967          
CV-41                                                                      
Midway               U08 1945                      Stricken, 1997          
CV-42                                                                      
Franklin D Roosevelt U08 1945                      Stricken, 1977          
CV-43                                                                      
Coral Sea            U08 1947                      Stricken, 1990          
CV-44                                                                      
(unnamed)            U08 ----                      Cancelled, 1943         
CV-45                                                                      
Valley Forge         U06 1946 To LPH-8, 1961 --->  Stricken, 1970          
CV-46                                                                      
Iwo Jima             U06 ----                      Cancelled, 1945         
CV-47                                                                      
Phillipine Sea       U06 1946                      Stricken, 1969          
CVL-48                                                                     
Saipan (1)           U09 1946 To CC-3, 1963 ---->  Stricken, 1970          
CVL-49                                                                     
Wright (2)           U09 1947 To CC-2, 1963 ---->  Stricken, 1970          
CV-50 to 55                                                                
(unnamed)            U06 ----                      Cancelled, 1945         
CV-56 to 57                                                                
(unnamed)            U08 ----                      Cancelled, 1945         
CV-58                                                                      
United States (1)    U10 ----                      Cancelled, 1949         
CV-59                                                                      
Forrestal            U11 1955 To AVT-59, 1992 -->  Stricken, 1993          
CV-60                                                                      
Saratoga (2)         U11 1956                      Stricken, 1994          
CV-61                                                                      
Ranger (2)           U11 1957                      Stricken, 2004          
CV-62                                                                      
Independence (2)     U11 1959                      Stricken, 2004          
CV-63                                                                      
Kitty Hawk           U12 1961                      Reserve, 2009           
CV-64                                                                      
Constellation        U12 1961                      Stricken, 2003          
CVN-65                                                                     
Enterprise (2)       U13 1961                      Deactivated, 2012       
CV-66                                                                      
America (1)          U12 1965                      Stricken, 1998          
CV-67                                                                      
John F. Kennedy (1)  U12 1968                      Stricken, 2009          
CVN-68                                                                     
Nimitz               U14 1975                                              
CVN-69                                                                     
Dwight D.Eisenhower  U14 1977                                              
CVN-70                                                                     
Carl Vinson          U14 1982                                              
CVN-71                                                                     
Theodore Roosevelt   U14 1986                                              
CVN-72                                                                     
Abraham Lincoln      U14 1989                                              
CVN-73                                                                     
George Washington    U14 1992                                              
CVN-74                                                                     
John C. Stennis      U14 1995                                              
CVN-75                                                                     
Harry S. Truman      U14 1998                                              
CVN-76                                                                     
Ronald Reagan        U14 2003                                              
CVN-77                                                                     
George H.W. Bush     U14 2009                                              
CVN-78                                                                     
Gerald R. Ford       U24 ----                      Building for 2016       
CVN-79                                                                     
John F. Kennedy (2)  U24 ----                      Building for 2020       
CVN-80                                                                     
Enterprise (3)       U24 ----                      Planned for 2025        


CVE-1                                                                      
Long Island          U15 1941 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1949          
CVE-2                                                                      
(unnamed)            U15 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1941  
CVE-3                                                                      
(unnamed)            U15 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1942  
CVE-4                                                                      
(unnamed)            U15 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1942  
CVE-5                                                                      
(unnamed)            U15 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1942  
CVE-6                                                                      
Altamaha (1)         U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1942  
CVE-7                                                                      
Barnes (1)           U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1942  
CVE-8                                                                      
Block Island (1)     U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-9                                                                      
Bogue                U16 1942 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1960          
CVE-10                                                                     
Greton (1)           U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-11                                                                     
Card                 U16 1942 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1970          
CVE-12                                                                     
Copahee              U16 1942 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1959          
CVE-13                                                                     
Core                 U16 1942 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1970          
CVE-14                                                                     
Croatan (1)          U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-15                                                                     
Hamlin               U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-16                                                                     
Nassau (1)           U16 1942 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1959          
CVE-17                                                                     
(unnamed)            U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-18                                                                     
Altamaha (1)         U16 1942 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1959          
CVE-19                                                                     
Prince William (1)   U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-20                                                                     
Barnes (2)           U16 1943 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1959          
CVE-21                                                                     
Block Island (2)     U16 1943 Ex merchant ship     Sunk, 1944 (Atlantic)   
CVE-22                                                                     
(unnamed)            U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-23                                                                     
Breton (2)           U16 1943 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1970          
CVE-24                                                                     
(unnamed)            U16 ---- Ex merchant ship     To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-25                                                                     
Croatan (2)          U16 1943 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1970          
CVE-26                                                                     
Sangamon             U17 1942 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1946          
CVE-27                                                                     
Suwanee              U17 1942 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1959          
CVE-28                                                                     
Chanango             U17 1942 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1959          
CVE-29                                                                     
Santee               U17 1942 Ex tanker            Stricken, 1959          
CVE-30                                                                     
Charger              U15 1942 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1946          
CVE-31                                                                     
Prince William (2)   U16 1943 Ex merchant ship     Stricken, 1959          
CVE-32                                                                     
Chatham              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-33                                                                     
Glacier              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-34                                                                     
Pybus                U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-35                                                                     
Baffins              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-36                                                                     
Bolinas              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-37                                                                     
Bastian              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-38                                                                     
Carnegie             U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-39                                                                     
Cordova              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-40                                                                     
Delgado              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-41                                                                     
Edisto               U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-42                                                                     
Estero               U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-43                                                                     
Jamaica              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-44                                                                     
Keeweenaw            U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-45                                                                     
McClure              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1944  
CVE-46                                                                     
Niantic              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-47                                                                     
Perdito              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-48                                                                     
Sunset               U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-49                                                                     
St. Andrew           U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-50                                                                     
St. Joseph           U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-51                                                                     
St. Simon            U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1943  
CVE-52                                                                     
Vermillion           U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1944  
CVE-53                                                                     
Willape              U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1944  
CVE-54                                                                     
Winjah               U17 ---- Ex tanker            To Great Britain, 1944  
CVE-55                                                                     
Casa Blanca          U18 1943                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-56                                                                     
Liscome Bay          U18 1943                      Sunk, 1943 (Pacific)    
CVE-57                                                                     
Anzio                U18 1943                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-58                                                                     
Corregidor           U18 1943                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-59                                                                     
Mission bay          U18 1943                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-60                                                                     
Guadalcanal (1)      U18 1943                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-61                                                                     
Manila Bay           U18 1943                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-62                                                                     
Natoma Bay           U18 1943                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-63                                                                     
St. Lo               U18 1943                      Sunk, 1944 (Pacific)    
CVE-64                                                                     
Tripoli (1)          U18 1943                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-65                                                                     
Wake Island          U18 1943                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-66                                                                     
White Plains         U18 1943                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-67                                                                     
Solomons             U18 1943                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-68                                                                     
Kalinin Bay          U18 1943                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-69                                                                     
Kassan Bay           U18 1943                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-70                                                                     
Fanshaw Bay          U18 1943                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-71                                                                     
Kitkun Bay           U18 1943                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-72                                                                     
Tutagi               U18 1943                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-73                                                                     
Gambier Bay          U18 1943                      Sunk, 1944 (Pacific)    
CVE-74                                                                     
Nehenta Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-75                                                                     
Hoggatt Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-76                                                                     
Kadashan Bay         U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-77                                                                     
Marcus Island        U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-78                                                                     
Savo Island          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-79                                                                     
Ommaney Bay          U18 1944                      Sunk, 1945 (Pacific)    
CVE-80                                                                     
Petrof Bay           U18 1944                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-81                                                                     
Rudyard Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-82                                                                     
Saginaw Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-83                                                                     
Sargent Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-84                                                                     
Shamrock Bay         U18 1944                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-85                                                                     
Shipley Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-86                                                                     
Sitkoh Bay           U18 1944                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-87                                                                     
Steamer Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-88                                                                     
Cape Esperance       U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-89                                                                     
Takanis Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-90                                                                     
Thetis Bay           U18 1944 To LPH-6, 1959 --->  Stricken, 1964          
CVE-91                                                                     
Makassar Strait      U18 1944                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-92                                                                     
Windham Bay          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-93                                                                     
Makin Island         U18 1944                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-94                                                                     
Lunga Point          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-95                                                                     
Bismarch Sea         U18 1944                      Sunk, 1945 (Pacific)    
CVE-96                                                                     
Salamaua             U18 1944                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-97                                                                     
Hollandia            U18 1944                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-98                                                                     
Kwajalein            U18 1944                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-99                                                                     
Admiralty Islands    U18 1944                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-100                                                                    
Bouganville          U18 1944                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-101                                                                    
Matanikau            U18 1944                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-102                                                                    
Attu                 U18 1944                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-103                                                                    
Roi                  U18 1944                      Stricken, 1946          
CVE-104                                                                    
Nunda                U18 1944                      Stricken, 1958          
CVE-105                                                                    
Commencement Bay     U19 1944                      Stricken, 1971          
CVE-106                                                                    
Block Island (3)     U19 1944 To LPH-1, 1957 --->  Stricken, 1959          
CVE-107                                                                    
Gilbert Islands      U19 1945 To AGMR-1, 1964 -->  Stricken, 1976          
CVE-108                                                                    
Kula Gulf            U19 1945                      Stricken, 1970          
CVE-109                                                                    
Cape Gloucester      U19 1945                      Stricken, 1971          
CVE-110                                                                    
Salerno Bay          U19 1945                      Stricken, 1961          
CVE-111                                                                    
Vella Gulf           U19 1945                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-112                                                                    
Siboney              U19 1945                      Stricken, 1970          
CVE-113                                                                    
Puget Sound          U19 1945                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-114                                                                    
Randova              U19 1945                      Stricken, 1971          
CVE-115                                                                    
Bairoko              U19 1945                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-116                                                                    
Badoeny Strait       U19 1945                      Stricken, 1970          
CVE-117                                                                    
Saidor               U19 1945                      Stricken, 1970          
CVE-118                                                                    
Sicily               U19 1945                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-119                                                                    
Point Cruz           U19 1945                      Stricken, 1970          
CVE-120                                                                    
Mindora              U19 1945                      Stricken, 1959          
CVE-121                                                                    
Rabaul               U19 1955                      Stricken, 1971          
CVE-122                                                                    
Palau                U19 1946                      Stricken, 1960          
CVE-123                                                                    
Tinian               U19 1955                      Stricken, 1971          
CVE-124                                                                    
Bastonge             U19 ----                      Not completed, 1946     
CVE-125                                                                    
Eniwetok             U19 ----                      Not completed, 1946     
CVE-126                                                                    
Lingayen             U19 ----                      Not completed, 1946     
CVE-127                                                                    
Okinawa (1)          U19 ----                      Not completed, 1946     
CVE-128 to 139                                                             
(unnamed)            U19 ----                      Cancelled, 1946         


IX-64                                                                      
Wolverine            U20 1942 Ex paddle steamer    Stricken, 1947          
IX-81                                                                      
Sable                U20 1943 Ex paddle steamer    Stricken, 1948          


LPH-1                                                                      
Block Island (3)     U19 1957 Ex CVE-106           Stricken, 1959          
LPH-2                                                                      
Iwo Jima             U21 1961                      Stricken, 1993          
LPH-3                                                                      
Okinawa (2)          U21 1962                      Stricken, 1992          
LPH-4                                                                      
Boxer (2)            U06 1959 Ex CV-21             Stricken, 1969          
LPH-5                                                                      
Princeton (2)        U06 1959 Ex CV-37             Stricken, 1970          
LPH-6                                                                      
Thetis Bay           U18 1959 Ex CVE-90            Stricken, 1964          
LPH-7                                                                      
Guadalcanal (2)      U21 1963                      Stricken, 1994          
LPH-8                                                                      
Valley Forge         U06 1961 Ex CV-45             Stricken, 1970          
LPH-9                                                                      
Guam                 U21 1965                      Stricken, 1998          
LPH-10                                                                     
Tripoli (2)          U21 1966                      Stricken, 1995          
LPH-11                                                                     
New Orleans          U21 1968                      Stricken, 1998          
LPH-12                                                                     
Inchon               U21 1970 To MCS-12, 1995      Stricken, 2002          


LHA-1                                                                      
Tarawa (2)           U22 1976                      Decommissioned, 2009    
LHA-2                                                                      
Saipan (2)           U22 1977                      Decommissioned, 2006    
LHA-3                                                                      
Belleau Wood (2)     U22 1978                      Decommissioned, 2005    
LHA-4                                                                      
Nassau (2)           U22 1979                      Decommissioned, 2011    
LHA-5                                                                      
Peleliu              U22 1980                      Decommissioned, 2015    
LHA-6                                                                      
America (2)          U25 2014                                              
LHA-7                                                                      
Tripoli (3)          U25 ----                      Building for 2018       
LHA-8                                                                      
(unnamed)            U25 ----                      Planned for 20??        
LHA-9                                                                      
(unnamed)            U25 ----                      Planned for 20??        


LHD-1                                                                      
Wasp (3)             U23 1989                                              
LHD-2                                                                      
Essex (2)            U23 1992                                              
LHD-3                                                                      
Kearsarge (2)        U23 1993                                              
LHD-4                                                                      
Boxer (3)            U23 1995                                              
LHD-5                                                                      
Bataan (2)           U23 1997                                              
LHD-6                                                                      
Bonhomme Richard (2) U23 1998                                              
LHD-7                                                                      
Iwo Jima (2)         U23 2001                                              
LHD-8                                                                      
Makin Island         U23 2009                                              

SOURCE: United States Naval Institute "Proceedings" Magazine, Various Dates (www.usni.org)

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