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Gerald R Ford Class (CVN 78/79) – US Navy CVN 21 Future Carrier Programme

Crew

Between 2,500 and 2,700

Aircrew

Approximately 2,480

Flag Crew

70

Length

333m (1,092ft)

Beam

40.8m (134ft)

Draught

Approximately 7.8m

Displacement

Approximately 100,000t

Flight Deck Width

78m (256ft)

Anti-Ship Missile

Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile (ESSM)

Close-In Weapon System

Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM)

Aircraft

Over 75 – F35 JSF, F/A-18E/F, EA-19G, E-2D, MH-60R/S, UAVs and UCAVs

Type

Nuclear

Pressure Water Reactors

2

Aircraft

75

Speed

55.5km/h (over 30kt)
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