U.S. Navy Awards $14.9B Contract For Two-Ship Carrier Buy

Credit: CVN 80 concept: U.S. Navy
The U.S. Navy awarded a series of contract actions amounting to $14.9 billion To Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding Jan. 31, finalizing a two-ship aircraft carrier buy for CVN 80 and CVN 81, which the service says will save the taxpayers $4 billion compared to purchasing the...

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