The U.S. will find the money to fund the refueling and overhauling of the aircraft carrier CVN-73 USS George Washington, says U.S. Rep. Randy Forbes (R-Va.), the chairman of the House Armed Services Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee. The Pentagon’s fiscal 2015 budget request includes funding to complete defueling the Washington, but no funds to complete a midlife overhaul of the ship or to keep the related air wing. “A decision regarding refueling or inactivation has ...
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