51 years after the world’s first nuclear aircraft carrier (USS Enterprise CVN-65) was put into service, her successor has arrived.
This class of carrier comes equipped with an electromagnetic catapult launch system that reduces the need to carry water on board for our current steam catapult launch system.
Around the World Wednesday: Sailors assigned to the USS Mount Whitney man the rails as the ship arrives in Batumi, Georgia, for a port visit. Can you spot the ferris wheel in the background? It sits on Batumi Boulevard on Georgia’s Black Sea coast and gives riders a fantastic panoramic view of the beaches and the city.
Constructing runways, bridges, generators and other complex systems is a daunting task to some but just another day in the life of the Civil Engineer Corps. Constantly deployed around the world, our Civil Engineer Corps Officers oversee and manage the massive construction projects that keep America’s Navy always on watch.
Having a knack for organizing, tackling complex mathematical problems and taking things apart are only some of the qualities of a Civil Engineer Corps Officer.
If you’re ready to build connections worldwide, the Civil Engineer Corps is ready for you.