USS Nimitz (CVN-68)

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The USS Nimitz (CVN-68)

The USS Nimitz (CVN-68) is a supercarrier for the United States Navy. Starting in late 2011, The USS Nimitz will be stationed at Naval Station Everett in Everett, Washington. It is set to replace the USS Abraham Lincoln.its length got to an amazing 1063 ft or 333meters.it has 4 steam caspults that can speed up a 100000 pound plane to 160 mph in 100meters. it can lauch early warning planes f/a-18 hornets and super hornet fighter bomber aircraft. it is powered by 2 nuclear reactors and can stay at sea for 24 years without refueling although once it needs to refill, it needs to be done carefully and only done in speacial naval bases.its weight also gets to an holy 100000 tons.it can carry 80 to 90 aircraft at the most.