November 8, 1917
Lt. Earl Spencer, U.S. Navy, became the commanding officer of the first permanent naval air station for training, today known as Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego, California.
November 17, 1924
USS Langley (CV 1), converted from the collier USS Jupiter (AC 3), reported for duty with the Battle Fleet becoming the first operational aircraft carrier in the U.S. Navy.
November 25, 1961
The first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, USS Enterprise (CVN 65), was commissioned.
November 9, 2013
The first of the next generation of aircraft carriers, USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), was christened.
November 14, 2013
USS George Washington (CVN 73) provides medical supplies, food, and water to the victims in the Philippines of Super Typhoon Haiyan.
November 3, 2014
The 5th Generation F-35C Lightning II completes first arrested landing aboard a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier.