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Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)


Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

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Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

This floating car park carries vehicles of 3,000 sailors. At a cost of about $4.5 billion this is probably the most expensive parking lot in the world.
 

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

What you see is the deck of the USS Ronald Reagan, a giant nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, covered in the vehicles of Navy Sailors and on its way in to Washington's Naval Base Kitsap during its homeport change for scheduled dock-planned incremental availability maintenance.

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

It may seem phenomenal, but this is actually a common occurrence for the Navy and a lot cheaper and easier than transporting the vehicles almost any other way. This does save the US Navy money.

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

The weight of one E-2C Hawkeye is approximately 43,000 pounds (19,504 kg), or about 12 cars, and a Nimitz-class carrier usually carries four of those.

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)

Maybe the World’s Most Expensive Parking Lot (12 Photos)
 





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