The first two LHA are without a well deck, but the follow on LHA will each have a small well deck as far as I heard.
CVN-79? 1st steel was cut long ago. The carrier is already almost completely funded and numerous contracts have already been let and portions of the carrier are being built as we speak.
USNI said:The second ship of the class — Tripoli (LHA-7) — is currently under construction at Ingalls and about 5 percent complete.
Sorry no hi-res..Photos by the French Navy
At Sea - An MV-22B Osprey from Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Crisis Response lands aboard the French Mistral-class assault ship, Dixmude, to increase squadron proficiency while enhancing interoperability with the U.S. and their NATO allies during a bi-lateral engagement in the Mediterranean Sea, Feb. 8. The U.S. and French carrier qualification was the first time a U.S. MV-22B Osprey landed on a French carrier, showcasing the interagency cooperation between U.S. Marine Corps Forces Europe and Africa, the Department of State, and the governments of France, Spain, and Morocco.