Cities at Sea: How Aircraft Carriers Work



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References:
[1] https://scienceblogs.com/gregladen/2011/10/18/how-many-people-live-near-the
[2] https://web.archive.org/web/20180906195559/http://www.nvr.navy.mil/SHIPDETAILS/SHIPSDETAIL_CVN_68_5151.HTML
[3] https://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/europe/cdg-design.htm; http://www.parisaeroport.fr/docs/default-source/groupe-fichiers/presse/cp_janvier-mars-2017/fr-cp-trafic-decembre-2016.pdf?sfvrsn=2
[4] https://www.navy.mil/navydata/ships/carriers/powerhouse/cvbg.asp
[5] https://nationalinterest.org/blog/the-buzz/how-the-worlds-first-nuclear-powered-aircraft-carrier-19491
[6] https://web.archive.org/web/20120119091625/http://www.royalnavy.mod.uk/The-Fleet/Ships/Future-Ships/Queen-Elizabeth-Class/Facts-and-Figures
[7] https://nimitznews.wordpress.com/2017/02/15/sail-mail-the-nimitz-post-office/
[8] https://www.embraercommercialaviation.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Embraer_spec_145_web.pdf
[9] https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/step-aboard-nimitz-class-aircraft-carrier-reason-why-us-navy-unstoppable-25356
[10] https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/navy-ships/a24409627/aircraft-carrier-obsolete/

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21 thoughts on “Cities at Sea: How Aircraft Carriers Work

  1. Astolfo San says:

    Every 30 sec? I could do it in a game REAL POEPLE helped me but i do it in 20 seconds

  2. Tyrone Cooke says:

    There good to have just to know if you sink one you get nuked.

  3. Fabricio Fercher says:

    Cutting edge technology to maintain outdated and unreal established institutions.

  4. Boonedock Journeyman says:

    After viewing your 8 August 2017 Chinese propaganda piece, I simply can’t view your work as anything but corrupt. Who paid you for this video?

  5. Zane Patrick Argamosa says:

    We need carrier that carries carrier.

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  7. Frash Cao says:

    China is so weak, we need more time to develop.

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  9. Cameron Cordova says:

    Watches this video from inside one

  10. Luke_16373 says:

    America isnt the world police you know

  11. Why tf US has more of everything?Is their any need or hoarding comes naturally to them?

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  14. GammaThe Mighty says:

    Navy active duty here! I am here to point out things that arent accurate

  15. The corrupt new Demented Democratic Administration will make certain such muscle needed via war to pay-off their ilk.

  16. Vương Ân says:

    orchestrated chaos, sounds exactly like my job, minus the orchestrated part

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  18. Enjoyed watching it until the very moment when the video got political.

  19. Benny Lyngdoh says:

    Both the doors are safe?!

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  21. Naman Kumar says:

    Wrong Indian Air craft carrier has arresting wire and uses mig-29k which cannot land vertically.

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