statistics

Type of ship: Nuclear Aircraft Carrier
Horsepower: More than 280,000
Maximun speed: More than 30 knots
Length: 1,123 feet
Breadth: 257 feet
Height (keel to mast): 250 feet
Anchors: 2 (30 tons each)
Propellers: 4
Rudders: 4 (35 tons each)
Crew: 3,500
Air Wing: 1,500
Area of flight deck: 4.47 acres
Keel laid: February 4, 1958
Launched: September 24, 1960
Commissioned: November 25, 1961
Number of--
Reactors:
8
Catapults:
4
Compartments:
More than 3,500

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