Pentagon Chief Tester Cites Need For Aegis-Equipped Test Ship

The U.S. Navy needs to better equip a self-defense test ship (SDTS) to more accurately gauge Aegis combat system abilities for its proposed Flight III DDG-51 destroyers, the recent report from the Pentagon’s Director of Operational Tests and Evaluation (DOT&E) says. “I continue to strongly advocate...

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