It is one of the world's largest warships powered by nuclear power. It can carry more than 60 aircrafts.
It is is 1,092 feet (332.8 meters) in length and has a flight deck width of 252 feet (76.8 meters).
Carl Vinson was the first modern aircraft carrier to operate in the Bering Sea in 1986. Osama Bin Laden's body was buried at sea from the deck of this ship.
She is the fourth ship named in honor of Theodore Roosevelt. It is the fourth Nimitz-class, nuclear-powered, aircraft carrier in the United States Navy.
It is the second ship named after President Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln joined the fleet as the fifth Nimitz-class supercarrier.
USS John C. Stennis is a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. She was commissioned on 9 December 1995.
USS Harry S. Truman is the ninth nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. It provides a wide range of flexible mission capabilities.
According to the U.S. Navy, USS Ronald Reagan, her air wing, and her crew make up most effective and versatile combat ships in the world.