USS Nimitz (CVN-68) Areas With Asbestos Exposure

USS Nimitz is a Nimitz-class supercarrier laid down on June 22, 1968 and launched on May 13, 1972. It was commissioned on May 3, 1975 with the hull number CVN-68 and it is still serving in the US Navy. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 3,200 people onboard and 90 aircraft and had the main missions in Beirut, Norfolk, San Diego, Libya, Bremerton, the North Arabian Sea or Everett. 

High risk of asbestos exposure

  • Engine Rooms
  • Damage Control Room
  • Pump Room
  • Propulsion Room

Medium risk of asbestos exposure

  • Powder and Shot Magazine
  • Ward Room

Low risk of asbestos exposure

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Shipmates on USS Nimitz (CVN-68)

MICHAEL J. ADAMS

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HARRY TANAHARA ACUNA

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JUAN LUIS ACOSTA

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