On April 9, 2013, the Gerald R. Ford's upper bow unit was lifted into place at Newport News Shipbuilding. Weighing in at 787 metric tons, the unit contains 19 steel sections and structurally completed the carrier's flight deck.
November 9, 2013 4:00 AM PST
Photo by: Newport News Shipbuilding
| Caption by: Daniel Terdiman
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