Pentagon Stalls Two-Ship Aircraft Carrier Buy

Credit: Artist's concept of CVN 80: Huntington Ingalls Industries
The U.S. Navy and Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) have reached an agreement on a two-ship aircraft carrier buy for CVN 80 and CVN 81, but Deputy Defense Secretary Pat Shanahan is holding up the deal because he is seeking additional cost savings, multiple sources have told Aerospace DAILY. The...

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