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Discover the rich history and attractions of Naval Station Norfolk, the largest naval base in the world. Plan your visit and explore the fascinating military heritage and scenic beauty of this iconic destination.
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Naval Station Norfolk is a United States Navy base in Norfolk, Virginia, that is the headquarters and home port of the U.S. Navy's Atlantic Fleet. The installation occupies about 4 miles of waterfront space and 11 miles of pier and wharf space of the Hampton Roads peninsula known as Sewell's Point. It is the world's largest naval station, with the largest concentration of U.S. Navy forces through 75 ships alongside 14 piers and with 134 aircraft and 11 aircraft hangars at the adjacently…

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Here's a rare sight: four out of the ten Nimitz-class aircraft carriers—the largest warships ever built—plus an Enterprise-class carrier docked together. They are resting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, which coincidentally is the largest naval base in the world. Look at all that engineering and firepower. And…

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Ships participate in Bold Alligator 2013. NAVAL STATION NORFOLK (April 25, 2013)-- USS Nitze (DDG 94), left front, and USS Anzio (CG 98), right front, are currently moored beside USS Bainbridge (DDG 96), back right, and USS Stout (DDG 55), back left while serving as constructed participants in Bold Alligator 2013. Art, Naval Station Norfolk, Us Navy Ships, Naval Force, United States Navy, Navy Ships, Us Navy, Battleship, Naval

NAVAL STATION NORFOLK (April 25, 2013)-- USS Nitze (DDG 94), left front, and USS Anzio (CG 98), right front, are currently moored beside USS Bainbridge (DDG 96), back right, and USS Stout (DDG 55), back left while serving as constructed participants in Bold Alligator 2013. Bold Alligator 2013 is a multi-national, synthetic naval amphibious exercise designed to train across the full range of amphibious capabilities in order to provide unique and contemporary solutions to global…

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The aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78) arrives at Naval Station Norfolk after returning from builder’s sea trials and seven days underway. During this initial at-sea period, Gerald R. Ford’s crew, representatives from Huntington Ingalls Industries-Newport News Shipbuilding, the Navy’s CVN 78 Program Office, the Navy’s Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair and various technical subject matter experts demonstrated many of the ship’s key systems. US Navy Photo Navy, Twitter, Ford, Fire Trucks, Uss Ford, Aircraft, Uss Gerald R Ford, Us Navy, Small Boats

Aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) completed its builder’s trials today and is back at Naval Station Norfolk to begin preparations for its upcoming acceptance trials. The seven-day test event included tracking aircraft using the Dual Band Radar, conducting no-load cycles using the new electromagnetic aircraft launch system (EMALS), and small boat operations, the Navy said in a news release. This and upcoming test events are meant to prove the ship is ready for delivery and…

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