History of WWII Aircraft carriers

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History tells of Aircraft carriers which were built during WWII
USS Aircraft Carrier Hornet CVS-12 Essex-class built during WWII -Served 1943-1970
In 1969 USS Hornet recovered the Apollo 11 space capsule and its astronauts and the Apollo 12.
Tour of the USS Hornet Aircraft Carrier at Alameda CA
Hornet – National Historic Landmark – 1991
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Hornet_(CV-12)
Propulsion:
As designed:
8 × boilers 565 psi (3,900 kPa) 850 °F (450 °C)
4 × Westinghouse geared steam turbines
4 × shafts
150,000 shp (110 MW)
Speed: 33 knots (61 km/h)

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