Enterprise was the most decorated warship of World War II earning 20 Battle Stars—three more than any other ship. Registration and communicating with shipmates at Hullnumber.com is FREE FOREVER.
Commissioned at Newport News, Virginia, on November 25, 1961, USS Enterprise (CVN-65) was the world's first nuclear aircraft carrier. In 1998, she successfully attacked Iraqi targets in Operation Desert Fox. Copyright © 2020 HullNumber.com. All Rights Reserved. Accidents aboard USS ENTERPRISE: Date Where Events; February 9, 1963: Atlantic: In the mid-Atlantic a wave washes over the #1 elevator on the ENTERPRISE while the elevator is in the down position. On Oct. 17, 1945. Enterprise or USS Enterprise (often referred to as the "Starship Enterprise") is the name of several fictional spacecraft, some of which are the main craft and setting for various television series and films in the Star Trek science fiction franchise. A TBM Avenger torpedo plane is on the flight deck, aft, while another is flying overhead. Raumschiff Enterprise (englisch Star Trek; später auch Star Trek: The Original Series, Abkürzung TOS) ist der deutsche Titel einer US-amerikanischen Science-Fiction-Fernsehserie aus den 1960er-Jahren, die von Gene Roddenberry konzipiert wurde. On her last active missions, Enterprise took part in multiple Magic Carpet voyages delivering thousands of Sailors, Marines and Soldiers home to their families. Naval Academy, The Catastrophic Fire On Board USS Forrestal, The Sullivan Brothers and the Assignment of Family Members, The African American Experience in the U.S. Navy, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the U.S. Navy, Contributions of American Indians to the U.S. Navy, Naval Service of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Personnel, The World Cruise of the Great White Fleet, Navy Underwater Archaeology Return Program, Research Permits for Sunken & Terrestrial Military Craft, Scanning, Copyright & Citation Information, Obtain Duplications of Records and Photos, USS Cole Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, USS Cole Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Scouting Squadron Six Report for Pearl Harbor Attack, Bombing Squadron 6 Action Report: Battle of Midway, Online Action Reports: Commander in Chief, Pacific Fleet, Chapter 5: The Battle of Midway: Campaigns of the Pacific War, Battle of Midway: Interrogations of Japanese Officials, Lieutenant Albert P. “Scoofer” Coffin of Torpedo Ten, Midway’s Operational Lesson: The Need for More Carriers, Toughness: Aviation Machinist Mate First Class Bruno Peter Gaido, Honor the Past — Inspire the Future —LCDR O’Hare Remembered, Thomas C. Provost Aviators Flight Log Book, 1939-1942, Bombers and Torpedo Planes Prepare to Take-Off.
Four men are washed overboard. Enterprise was struck from the Naval Vessel Register on February 3, 2017, and is currently awaiting nuclear recycling. A TBM Avenger torpedo plane is on the flight deck, aft, while another is flying overhead. USS Enterprise (CV-6). Image: 428-GX-USN-1156107: USS Enterprise (CVAN-65), 1973. Deployments of USS ENTERPRISE: Note: During deployments a VRC (Fleet Tactical Support Squadron) detachment provides carrier-on-board delivery and is embarked aboard the carrier but is no real part of the Air Wing. These detachments are not listed below. Read about the deployments of USS ENTERPRISE. Her planes and guns downed 911 enemy planes; her bombers sank 71 ships, and damaged or destroyed 192 more. Of the more than twenty major actions of the Pacific War, Enterprise engaged in all but two. Following a lenghty overhaul, Enterprise returned to sea duty in September 1994 and enforced no-fly zones in Operation Joint Endeavor off Bosnia and Operation Southern Watch over Iraq. On Oct. 17, 1945, Enterprise rejoined the fleet in New York Harbor for Navy Day celebrations on Oct. 27.