Pentagon Surrenders, Fully Funds Truman Refueling

Harry S. Truman aircraft carrier
Credit: U.S. Navy

The Pentagon has caved to congressional pressure and decided to fully fund the midlife refueling of the USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) and restore the aircraft carrier’s associated airwing in its fiscal 2021 budget request. The service intends to begin refueling the Truman in fiscal 2025 and has...

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