On Thursday, January 31, the U.S. Navy awarded Newport News Shipbuilding the contract for the aircraft carriers Enterprise (CVN 80) and the yet to be named CVN 81. This is an important step towards returning to a 12-ship aircraft carrier fleet and building the 355-ship Navy our nation needs.

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Jennifer Boykin, President, Newport News Shipbuilding, writes about the ONE industrial base team. Read More »


Carrier Strike Groups: The Formation of Seapower and Power ProjectionCarrier Strike Groups: The Formation of Seapower and Power Projection

The U.S. Navy Carrier Strike Group mission is to achieve and sustain air, sea and undersea control, respond to crises, and protect United States’ interests anywhere, anytime. View infographic »


The U.S. Navy, President Trump, numerous policy experts, and Members of Congress have called for a 12-aicraft carrier Navy Fleet, and the greatest shipbuilders with close partnership with suppliers from across the U.S. are ready to build 12!.
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Siemens PLM

Newport News Shipbuilding and Electric Boat use our software tools to design, manufacture, plan, and assemble the Ford Class Carriers and Ohio Replacement Submarines. More»