The Hunt for Red October by RobinJRichards

Question 9

Jack Ryan is eventually sent out to the Atlantic to find the Red October. His starting point was what US aircraft carrier (CVN65) led by Admiral Painter (played by Fred Dalton Thompson). The 8th vessel to bear that name, she was decommissioned in 2017 with a 9th version to be launched as a Ford Class carrier in 2025.

USS Enterprise