6 Aircraft Carriers
There were no American aircraft carriers in Pearl Harbor when it was attacked on December 7, 1941.
Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Japanese navy in two attack waves, totaling 353 aircraft launched from six aircraft carriers.
Destroy the aircraft carriers that weren't in Pearl Harbor.
No US aircraft carriers were destroyed in Pearl Harbor when the Japanese attacked because they were out on the ocean conducting exercises.
Among many other things not at Pearl Harbor on 7 December 2941, the US aircraft carriers were on exercises at sea and so not available to be bombed by the Japanese.
The war with Japan actually began in December 1941, when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7. No US aircraft carriers were in Pearl Harbor when the Japanese attacked. This was extremely lucky for the US, which had only six or seven carriers altogether, and only three in the Pacific. The Saratoga was in San Diego, California when the attack came, but soon sailed for Pearl Harbor and took part in the first great carrier battles.
they were akagi,zuikaka,shokaku,kaga,hiryu and soryu
Six fleet carriers. The names of the carriers was ziukaku, shokaku, akagi, kaga, hiryu, and soryuThe Japanese used about four aircraft carriers during the attack on pearl harbor. Each carrying about ten to twenty Japanese fighters.
== == They were all at sea in the Pacific Ocean. One of them (I think the USS Enterprise) was ferrying planes to Wake Island, when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
No U.S. or Japanese aircraft carriers were sunk during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The U.S. carriers were at sea and not at Pearl Harbor as the Japanese leadership thought they would be.
On December 7, 1941, Japanese aircraft attacked the American naval installation at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and U.S. Navy ships in the harbor there.
The Japanese attacked Pearl Harbour using planes flown off aircraft carriers.
yes there a couple of dozen. if you want more info watch the movie pearl harbor. The Aircraft Carriers were out of dock during the Japanese attack on 7 December 1941. I wouldn't recommend basing my knowledge of history on the movie "Pearl Harbor".
The Imperial Japanese Navy attacked Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. The attack was conducted by both aircraft and small submarines.
The Aircraft Carriers
The Aircraft Carriers were not in Pearl Harbor during the attack.
None, there were no aircraft carriers in port.
Japan attacked Pearl Harbor to destroy the US Naval Fleet in the pacific. One of the main targets were the Aircraft Carrierswhich were not in Pearl Harbor at the time of the attack.
There were no stationed carriers at Pearl, so that's why none of them got sunk on December 7, 1941
The Japanese came to attack Pearl Harbor by way of sea, launching aircraft from 6 aircraft carriers, which were part of a large naval armada. The situation was different from the attack 3 days later when Japanese land-based aircraft attacked British ships at sea.
the aircraft carriers (the main targets) because the carriers were out to sea..........
US aircraft carriers
They were around Pearl Harbor. They sent their planes to drop bombs on it. Michael Montagne