World's largest aircraft carrier, USS Midway (CV-41), launched at Newport News, Virginia.
Newport News Virginia USA Date:1945, March 20 Duration:2 min 0 sec Sound:NO SOUND
World's largest Aircraft Carrier, the U.S. Navy's USS Midway (CV-41) is launched at Newport News, Virginia. Sponsors, Mrs Bradford William Ripley with party consisting of Mrs. Wm Aycrigg, Rear Admiral Cox and superintendent of Naval Construction present during the launch ceremony. Shipyard workers and spectators watch carrier launch. Fleet of U.S. Army Air Force aircraft overhead in formation.
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