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USS Langley

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USS Langley
   was the first   
Aircraft Carrier
He USS Langley (CV-1/AV-3) was converted in 1920 from the collier USS Jupiter (AC-3). Following another conversion, to a seaplane tender, Langley fought in World War II. She was so badly damaged by Japanese bombing attacks that she was sunk by her escorts on 27 February 1942.

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