THE PENTAGON — The U.S. Navy plans to request EA-18G Growlers in the service’s unfunded priorities list to address future electronic attack (EA) needs for joint operations, says Adm. Jonathan Greenert, the chief of naval operations. During a March 10 budget briefing, Greenert did not say how many additional aircraft would be included in the request, but a senior Navy official said the service would ask for 22 in the list it planned to send to the Defense Department later that day. ...

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