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Aircraft Carrier Fleet Strength by Country (2021)



Total aircraft carrier warship strength by naval power.



Aircraft Carriers remain the flagship of the most powerful navies of the world with the United States leading the way. As of 2021, Helicopter Carriers are no longer included in this total and are given their own listing elsewhere on this site.

Landlocked nations are NOT penalized for the lack of a standing naval force but those powers with clear access to oceans ARE penalized for lacking a carrier element. Aircraft carriers currently under construction are excluded.

Data presented on this list is through 2021. Estimates are made when official data is not available.
1
United States
USA
11
2
United Kingdom
UKD
2
3
China
CHN
2
4
Italy
ITA
2
5
Spain
SPA
1
6
India
IND
1
7
Russia
RUS
1
8
France
FRA
1
9
Pakistan
PAK
0
10
Iran
IRN
0
11
Germany
GER
0
12
Sudan
SUD
0
13
Ecuador
ECU
0
14
Peru
PER
0
15
Slovenia
SLV
0
16
Nicaragua
NIC
0
17
Bolivia
BOL
0
18
Canada
CAN
0
19
New Zealand
NWZ
0
20
Egypt
EGY
0
21
Turkmenistan
TKM
0
22
Georgia
GEO
0
23
Greece
GRE
0
24
Israel
ISR
0
25
Japan
JPN
0
26
Lebanon
LEB
0
27
Norway
NOR
0
28
Philippines
PHI
0
29
Belgium
BEL
0
30
Denmark
DEN
0
31
Brazil
BRA
0
32
Turkey
TUR
0
33
Australia
AUS
0
34
Venezuela
VEN
0
35
North Korea
NKO
0
36
Indonesia
INO
0
37
South Korea
SKO
0
38
Mexico
MEX
0
39
Saudi Arabia
SAR
0
40
Taiwan
TAI
0
41
Thailand
THA
0
42
Libya
LBY
0
43
Guatemala
GUA
0
44
Argentina
ARG
0
45
Yemen
YEM
0
46
Algeria
ALG
0
47
Finland
FIN
0
48
Portugal
POR
0
49
Kuwait
KUW
0
50
Qatar
QTR
0
51
Chile
CHI
0
52
Albania
ALB
0
53
Bosnia and Herzegovina
BOS
0
54
Latvia
LAT
0
55
Uruguay
URU
0
56
Ivory Coast
IVC
0
57
Syria
SYR
0
58
Montenegro
MTN
0
59
Malaysia
MLY
0
60
Kazakhstan
KAZ
0
61
Azerbaijan
AZR
0
62
Bangladesh
BAN
0
63
Sri Lanka
SRL
0
64
Oman
OMA
0
65
Angola
ANG
0
66
Laos
LAO
0
67
Bulgaria
BUL
0
68
Uganda
UGA
0
69
Cambodia
CMB
0
70
Lithuania
LIT
0
71
Liberia
LIB
0
72
Croatia
CRO
0
73
Ireland
IRE
0
74
Eritrea
ERI
0
75
Cuba
CUB
0
76
Dominican Republic
DOM
0
77
Republic of the Congo
ROC
0
78
El Salvador
ESL
0
79
Gabon
GAB
0
80
Honduras
HON
0
81
Myanmar
MYA
0
82
Sierra Leone
SIE
0
83
Suriname
SUR
0
84
Namibia
NAM
0
85
Cameroon
CAM
0
86
Colombia
COL
0
87
United Arab Emirates
UAE
0
88
Mauritania
MAU
0
89
Paraguay
PAR
0
90
Poland
POL
0
91
Sweden
SWE
0
92
Ukraine
UKR
0
93
South Africa
SAF
0
94
Singapore
SIN
0
95
Jordan
JOR
0
96
Romania
ROM
0
97
Nigeria
NGA
0
98
Estonia
EST
0
99
Vietnam
VTN
0
100
Iraq
IRQ
0
101
Kenya
KEN
0
102
Bahrain
BAH
0
103
Morocco
MOR
0
104
Tunisia
TUN
0
105
Ghana
GHA
0
106
Somalia
SOM
0
107
Serbia
SER
0
108
Tanzania
TAN
0
109
Mozambique
MOZ
0
110
Madagascar
MAD
0
111
Democratic Republic of the Congo
DRC
0
112
Netherlands
NET
0
113
Panama
PAN
0

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