USS New Orleans (LPH-11), an Iwo Jima-class amphibious assault ship in the United States Navy. She was the third Navy ship named for the city of New Orleans, Louisiana.
Movie Locations, Sea - Military - Amphibious
Involved in Viet Nam and the first Iraq operations. Also recovered Apollo 14 and was involved in recovery of Skylab 2 & 3 and Apollo-Soyuz.
Was the ship on which scenes from the movie Apollo 13 were filmed.