How long is an aircraft carrier?

Answer American Nimitz class aircraft carriers are 1,092 feet (332.85 meters) in length. This is longer than a football field.Source:Navy.milNavsource

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When was aircraft carrier invented?

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What are the aircraft carrier names?

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