aviation ship


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aviation ship

An aircraft carrier. See also air-capable ship; aircraft; amphibious aviation assault ship.
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Zacharczenko is the Aviation Ship Integration (ASI) Department's deputy director for aviation systems at Program Executive Office (PEO) for Aircraft Carriers, a job ensuring the successful integration of the Navy's aviation and shipboard systems.
The three RFA ships which left the Marchwood military port yesterday will be joined by the 28-000 tonne aviation ship RFA Argus which will carry five Sea King helicopters.
The three RFA ships which left the Marchwood military port this morning will be joined by the 28,000 tonne aviation ship RFA Argus which will carry five Sea King helicopters.
The MAFFT will provide Navy crash and salvage team members with the specialized skills and knowledge necessary to operate as an aircraft carrier or amphibious aviation ship aircraft firefighting and salvage team.

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