U.S. Navy Back On Course For 300-Ship Navy, Mabus Says

Credit: DDG-51: USN
With the next defense budget apparently weeks away from being released, there seems to be little doubt that the U.S. Navy will stick to its guns with its current shipbuilding strategy to rebuild its fleet. Indeed, Secretary Ray Mabus dismisses reports that the U.S. fleet is getting smaller....

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