Newport News Looks For More Carrier Commitments

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — As Huntington Ingalls Industries moves into the assembly phase of the next-generation CVN-78 Ford-class aircraft carrier, company CEO Michael Petters stays awake at night focused on one worry: CVN-79 and beyond. “The thing I’m a little concerned about with carriers is: what’s...

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