TITLE

CNO 'Surprised' by Virginia-Class Cost Growth

PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Sea Power;Aug2004, Vol. 47 Issue 8, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Vern Clark, the chief of U.S. Naval Operations, was surprised to learn of additional cost growth in the Virginia-class nuclear-powered fast-attack submarine program. Factors that contributed to the rising costs of building the submarines; Claim of Clark that the Joint Staff is conducting a study to determine the size and characteristics of the Navy's submarine force.
ACCESSION #
14142474

 

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