Historic Crafts

Ship

As someone who enjoys military history, Candice likes to swing by vessels of all sorts – ships and aircrafts.


Air Force One

Type: VC-137C SAM 27000
In service: August 9, 1972 – August 29, 2001

Preserved at: Simi Valley, California

AFO

B-427

Class: Foxtrot-class submarine
Commissioned: December 4, 1971
Decommissioned: 1994

Moored: Long Beach, California

B-427

Enola Gay

Type: B-29-40-MO Superfortress
In service: May 18, 1945 – July 24, 1946

Preserved at: Chantilly, Virginia

Enola Gay

Gemini VII

Launched: December 4, 1965
Landed: December 18, 1965
Astronauts: Frank F. Borman, II; James A. Lovell, Jr.
Orbits completed: 206

Preserved at: Chantilly, Virginia

Gemini VII

RMS Queen Mary

Type: Ocean Liner
Launched: September 26, 1934
Retired: December 9, 1967

Moored: Long Beach, California

Queen Mary

Space Shuttle Discovery

First flight: August 30, 1984 – September 5, 1984
Last flight: February 24, 2011 – March 9, 2011
Number of missions: 39
Crew members: 252

Preserved at: Chantilly, Virginia

Discovery

USS Clagamore (SS-343)

Class: Balao-class diesel-electric submarine
Commissioned: June 28, 1945
Decommissioned: June 12, 1973

Moored: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Clamagore

USS Iowa (BB-61)

Class: Iowa-class battleship
Commissioned: February 22, 1943
Decommissioned: March 24, 1949
Recommissioned: 
August 25, 1951
Decommissioned:
 February 24, 1958
Recommissioned: April 28, 1984
Decommissioned:
 October 26, 1990

Moored: San Pedro, California

Iowa

USS Laffey (DD-724)

Class: Allen M. Sumner-class destroyer
Commissioned: February 8, 1944
Decommissioned: June 30, 1947
Recommissioned: January 26, 1951
Decommissioned: March 9, 1975

Moored: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina

Laffey

USS Midway (CV-41)

Class: Midway-class aircraft carrier
Commissioned: September 10, 1945
Decommissioned: April 11, 1992

Moored: San Diego, Calif.

Midway

USS Monitor

Type: Monitor
Commissioned: February 25, 1862
Fate: Lost at sea on December 31, 1862
Found: Wreckage located and partially salvaged on August 27, 1973

Located: Newport News, Virginia

Monitor

USS New Jersey (BB-62)

Class: Iowa-class battleship
Commissioned: May 23, 1943
Decommissioned: February 8, 1991
Moored: Camden, N.J.

NewJersey

USS North Carolina (BB-55)

Class: North Carolina-class battleship
Commissioned: April 9, 1941
Decommissioned: June 27, 1947

Moored: Wilmington, North Carolina

North Carolina

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