Eleven carriers are the minimum number required to enable 3 of these great ships to be continuously stationed at strategic points across the globe and to rapidly respond to an unexpected crisis.


This infographic highlights the importance of aircraft carriers to our nation’s security, and illustrates why 11 aircraft carriers are the minimum number required to ensure we can maintain three carriers on station to respond to critical missions and unexpected crises.

Infographic on Why America Needs at Least 11 Aircraft Carriers

A U.S. Navy aircraft carrier...

is a very modern, very mobile U.S. military base complete with airfield, hospital, and communications systems from which the U.S. can strike at its enemies in otherwise unreachable locations, project power, conduct diplomacy and provide humanitarian relief.

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Marine Electric Systems

Started in 1948 as a DOD contractor Marine continues its proud tradition of supplying quality products to the U.S. Military. Today the company is adding many RF and Microwave products to its lines. More»