As one of the blog responders comments, “The ship is fitted to accommodate ten ship’s officers, thirty-five commissioned and warrant aviators, thirty-one chief petty officers, and 229 men for the crew.”
Wow, with the embarked ‘airwing’ a total of 305 souls were onboard the Langley. Times have changed.”
Take a few minutes to read about this first air craft carrier.
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