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What does CVN mean for a US Navy ship?

Is is an acronym that means: C = Carrier V = Vessel N = Nuclear Actually, it's not technically an acronym. The U.S. navy assigns letter designations to different type (MORE)
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What does cvn mean on aircraft carriers?

CV = Carrier Vessel. CV was originally used for normal large Carriers while CVL was used for Light Carriers that embarked a smaller Airwing than large Carriers and CVE was use (MORE)