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Paul Allen’s expedition team locates historic aircraft carrier USS Hornet in South Pacific

Paul Allen’s expedition team locates historic aircraft carrier USS Hornet in South Pacific

A team of explorers on board Paul Allen’s research vessel has located the wreck of the USS Hornet (CV 8), one of the most important aircraft carriers of World War II...

France begins deliberations on new aircraft carrier

France begins deliberations on new aircraft carrier

France will make a decision on the replacement of its flagship aircraft carrier the Charles de Gaulle at the start of 2020, according to its armed forces minister. The...

China to build nuclear-powered aircraft carrier

China to build nuclear-powered aircraft carrier

China is developing technologies to build a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, state media reported on Wednesday, as Beijing pushes forward with an ambitious military...

Britain’s new £3 billion warship has a leak

Britain’s biggest ever warship, the new £3.1 billion ($4.2 billion) aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth, has a leak and needs repairs, the Ministry of Defence (MoD)...

Trump, aboard new aircraft carrier, wants boost for military funds

Trump, aboard new aircraft carrier, wants boost for military funds

President Donald Trump urged Congress to pass a budget that provides for higher, stable and predictable funding for the U.S. military. “Call that congressman and call...

Chinese aircraft carrier sails into Hong Kong on maiden visit

Chinese aircraft carrier sails into Hong Kong on maiden visit

China‘s first aircraft carrier sailed into Hong Kong waters on Friday; its latest show of growing military might at a time of rising regional tension. Tourists and...

China launches first home-built aircraft carrier

China launches first home-built aircraft carrier

China launched its first domestically built aircraft carrier on Wednesday amid rising tension over North Korea and worries about Beijing’s assertiveness in the South...