As the U.S. Navy begins to dispose of its first nuclear-powered aircraft carriers – starting with the CVN 65 Enterprise – the service must also complete the dismantling of its remaining conventionally powered carriers. The Navy competitively awarded a contract to International Shipbreaking Limited of Brownsville, Texas, for the towing, dismantling and recycling of conventionally powered aircraft carriers removed from service. Under the contract, the company will be paid $3 ...


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