Arma 3
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USS Nimitz
Data Type: Mod
Mod Type: Boat, Plane, Structure
File Size
812.927 MB
Mar 12, 2016 @ 1:44am
Nov 7, 2020 @ 1:42pm
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USS Nimitz

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The USS Nimitz is a mod for Arma 3. It adds the nuclear powered carrier USS Nimitz to the BLUFOR side.

The ship is a static structure, does not move and is not pilotable. It is provided with explicit permission of its creator, Tetet.


• Full scale USS Nimitz model
• Complete walkable flight deck
• 4x Fully functioning aircraft steam catapults
• Automatic jet blast deflectors
• Landing area with working aircraft arrestor gear
• IFLOLS landing indicator
• 4x Side decks for mounted AA (coming in future patch)
• Complete hangar bay below flight deck
• Working aircraft elevators
• Ammo cart elevators
• Aircraft towing using UGV
• Functioning refuelling, rearming & repairing areas
• Full scale island with stairwell access to hangar and bridge
• Briefing room with customisable projections & maps
• Armoury area for personal weapons storage
• Colour coded AI deck personnel
• AI Catapult shooter animations
• Accessible rear lower deck area
• Working zodiac RIB deployment & retrieval area
• Deployable static models of Phoenix & MK82 bomb racks
• Multiple internal stairwells & pathways to access areas

Suggested compatible mods

John & Sauls F18

Firewills F14

Vanilla planes & helicopters do work to a certain extent with the carrier, but in general they act bumpy and tend to get damaged when taxiing or landing on the carrier.

Suggested compatible mission

Top Gun

Several PDF documents are included with in depth details & instructions which you should read, they are located here...

Steam\steamapps\common\Arma 3\@USS Nimitz

This mod includes numerous modules that will enhance behaviour and realism of the carrier, see above documentation or for more in depth discussion & troubleshooting please visit the USS Nimitz BIS forum page...

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Popular Discussions View All (30)
Dec 2, 2020 @ 9:22pm
Aircraft sink into ground when you get in.
Spaceboy 62
Mar 10 @ 1:00am
Nimitz Boat system now working
L. Hog
Aug 17, 2019 @ 11:29am
Can't use launch bar.
Homelander nn
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bidboy600 Sep 12 @ 6:55pm 
Does the mod show up in Zeus?
❊airburst95 Sep 11 @ 3:38pm 
that is, not anymore, as it used to
❊airburst95 Sep 11 @ 3:38pm 
for some reason Ctrl+L does not activate the CATOBAR system
V-[1stMa.A]Rct.Bromley Sep 4 @ 3:37pm 
I also cannot seem to make the AI use the launching script.
德桑单推M4 Aug 27 @ 7:26am 
when I use the script "ttt_fnc_planestart" to make the AI launch the aircraft itself, a lot of script error message come out in the black box on the top of the screen, which make me annoyed...

How to solve this problem ?

PS: I use the Super Hornet mod and FIR's Honet mod,both of them have this issue
beastslayer Aug 21 @ 11:42am 
so i need help as the catapult doesnt work for me and i really need help as i dont under stand why can any one help
Predator14 Aug 17 @ 2:24pm 
mod is dead, 2020...
XenomorphKid Aug 5 @ 11:08am 
Can Ai use this properly?
Dontaye Jul 18 @ 5:04pm 
Much needed addition to the game.
Peter Jul 5 @ 9:28am 
How to catapult from an aircraft carrier