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USS Enterprise (CVN-65) Aircraft Carrier

Type

Nuclear-powered aircraft carrier

Operator

United States Navy

Builder

Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding

Construction Authorised

1954

Laid Down

February 1958

Launched

September 1960

Deactivation

March 2013

Commissioned

November 1961

Length

1,123ft

Waterline Beam

132.8ft

Draught

39ft

Displacement

94,781t

Flight Deck Area

4.47 acres

Area of Hangar Bay

5 acres

Propulsion Type

Steam Turbines (Nuclear)

Nuclear Reactors

Eight Westinghouse A2W

Power

280,000hp

Propellers

Four

Rudders

Four

Anchors

Two
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