U.S. Navy Carrier Finally Hosts Aircraft

A Grumman C-2A Greyhound landed on the USS Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier during compatibility testing of the vessel’s Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System and Advanced Arresting Gear.
Credit: U.S. Navy
As the shipbuilder slowly fixes technical problems on the U.S. Navy’s multibillion-dollar aircraft carrier famously derided by President Donald Trump, the service is evaluating aircraft compatibility before its scheduled deployment in 2022. The start of aircraft compatibility testing is an essential...

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