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: Ronald Reagan Presidential Library – Simi Valley, Calif.

reaganairforceone

Enola Gay

Type: B-29-40-MO Superfortress
In service: May 18, 1945 – July 24, 1946
Preserved at: National Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center – Chantilly, Va.

EnolaGay

RMS Queen Mary

Type: Ocean Liner
Launched: September 26, 1934
Retired: December 9, 1967
Permanently moored: Long Beach, Calif.

QueenMary

Space Shuttle Discovery

Type: OV-103
First Flight: August 30, 1984 – September 5, 1984
Last Flight: February 24, 2011 – March 9, 2011
Preserved at: National Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center – Chantilly, Va.

Discovery

USS Midway (CV-41)

Class: Midway-class aircraft carrier
Commissioned: September 10, 1945
Decommissioned: April 11, 1992
Moored: San Diego, Calif.

Midway

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, N.C.

NorthCarolina