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One in a line of many ships that bear the name
About this creation
How i am not a busy builder yet, i do not know.

So this the USS Enterprise CV-6 Aircraft Carrier.
One of the most decorated ships of WW2

Here is some tech stuff
once again:cited wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Enterprise_%28CV-6%29

Name: USS Enterprise (CV-6)
Ordered: 1933
Builder: Newport News Shipbuilding
Laid down: 16 July 1934
Launched: 3 October 1936
Commissioned: 12 May 1938
Decommissioned: 17 February 1947
Nickname:

The Big E
Lucky E
The Grey Ghost
The Galloping Ghost

Honors and
awards:

Campaign Star
20 Battle Stars
Presidential Unit Citation
Navy Unit Commendation
American Defense Service Medal ("Fleet" clasp)
American Campaign Medal
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (20 stars)
World War II Victory Medal
Philippine Presidential Unit Citation
Philippine Liberation Medal (1 star)
British Admiralty Pennant

Fate: Scrapped 19581960
General characteristics
Class & type: Yorktown-class aircraft carrier
Displacement:

As built:

19,800 tons standard
25,500 tons full load

From October 1943:

21,000 tons standard
32,060 tons full load

Length:

As built:

770 ft (230 m) waterline
824 ft 9 in (251.38 m) overall

From July 1942:

827 ft 5 in overall length

Beam:

As built:

83 ft 3 in (25.37 m)
109 ft 6 in (33.38 m) overall

From October 1942:

114 ft 5 in overall width

From October 1943:

95 ft 5 in waterline

Draft: 25 ft 11.5 in (7.912 m)
Propulsion:

9 Babcock & Wilcox boilers
4 Parsons geared turbines
120,000 shp
4 propellers

Speed: 32.5 knots (37.4 mph; 60.2 km/h)
Range: 12,500 nautical miles (23,150 km; 14,380 mi) at 15 knots (17 mph; 28 km/h)
Complement: 2,217 officers and men (1941)
Sensors and
processing systems: CXAM-1 RADAR[1]
Armament:

As built:

8 single 5 in/38 cal guns
4 quad 1.1 in/75 cal guns
24 .50 caliber machine guns

From April 1942:

8 5 in/38 cal
4 quad 1.1 in/75 cal
30 20 mm Oerlikon cannons

From mid-June 1942 to mid-Sept 1942:

8 5"/38 cal
5 quad 1.1"/75 cal
32 20 mm Oerlikons

From Mid-Sept. 1942:

8 5 in/38 cal
4 quad 40 mm Bofors guns
1 quad 1.1 in/75 cal
44 20 mm Oerlikons(46 from 11/42)

From October 1943:

8 5 in/38 cal
40 40 mm Bofors (82, 64)
50 20 mm Oerlikon

From September 1945:

8 5 in/38 cal
54 40 mm Bofors (52, 114)
32 20 mm Oerlikons (162)

Armor:

2.54 in belt
60 lb protective decks
4 in bulkheads
4 in side and 2 in top round conning tower
4 in side over steering gear

Aircraft carried: 90 aircraft
Aviation facilities:

3 elevators
2 flight deck hydraulic catapults
1 hangar deck hydraulic catapults
(end of tech, onto post)

FINALLY! a Carrier that i do that looks good!

like the hull





and the deck



and the island!


Here is The REAL WORLD Enterprise Underway near Puget Sound( thats what it said.


got alot more coming. i'm on a LDD ing spree!!!!!


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