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Category:USS Lexington (CV-2)

USS Lexington 
USS Lexington (CV-2) leaving San Diego on 14 October 1941 (80-G-416362).jpg
 USS Lexington (CV-2) insignia (80-G-462515).png 
1927 Lexington-class aircraft carrier of the United States Navy
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Instance ofaircraft carrier (1922),
battlecruiser (1922)
Named after
Operator
Has part
  • belt armor (6 ±1 inch)
  • protective deck (2 inch)
  • aircraft elevator (2)
  • flywheel catapult (1)
Manufacturer
Location of final assembly
Vessel class
Significant event
  • order (1917)
  • keel laying (8 January 1921)
  • ship launch (3 October 1925)
  • ship commissioning (14 December 1927)
  • striking (24 June 1942)
  • Battle of the Coral Sea (8 May 1942)
Powerplant
Beam
  • 32.1 metre (1927)
Draft
  • 7.4 metre (1927)
Width
  • 32.6 metre (March 1936)
Length
  • 270.6 metre (March 1936)
Speed
  • 33.25 knot
Maximum capacity
  • 2,122 crew member
  • 90 aircraft
Cause of destruction
  • scuttling
Authority control
Wikidata

15° 19′ 59.88″ S, 155° 30′ 00″ E

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English: USS Lexington (CV-2) was an aircraft carrier commissioned in the United States Navy.

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