Afloat Recreation Program Inspections
The inspection program applies to all surface ships, carriers and submarines per OPNAVINST 1710.9 and CNICINST 1710.5. The frequency of a ship's inspection is based on ship size, location and the CNIC Afloat Inspector's schedule.
Carriers (CVN) - once per year.
CONUS Ships - every 18 months
OCONUS Ships - once per year
The afloat recreation program should be ready for inspection at any time. To find out your next inspection date contact your local Deployed Forces Support Office.