On this date in 1982, the U.S. Navy commissioned USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) at Newport News Shipbuilding.
Happy Anniversary USS Carl Vinson!
Calling all carrier enthusiasts! You must check out this video — produced for the 30th birthday of the USS Carl Vinson, this past Monday, this video chronicles the past 30 years for the carrier.
The crew aboard the USS Carl Vinson saw it for the first time on Monday and it’s now running on the ships TV a few times a day, as well as in the Vinson Room, the ship’s museum. And now you can watch it too: