TITLE

On to the Next Block

AUTHOR(S)
BURGESS, RICHARD R.
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Sea Power;Mar2009, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the design and development of Block IV of the U.S.'s Virginia-class nuclear powered attack submarine. According to a spokesman for Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), a request for proposals is expected to be released by the U.S. Navy for Block IV no later than January 2013. It discusses the changes and cost-cutting measures to be incorporated in the development of the Block IV version.
ACCESSION #
36645403

 

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