Naval Power: Aircraft Carriers by Country
While the USA spends more on its military than the next 10 countries combined, the aircraft carrier capacity is particularly stark.
The USA controls 61% of the world's total carrier capacity by displacement.
- Images are sized in propoprtion to carrier displacement.
- Officially two of the Japanese carriers are classified as “helicopter destroyers” and not carriers to get around constitutional restrictions.
- While Thailand has a carrier it is almost always in port.