How Navy Will Buy Super Hornets Is a Sticking Point for Lawmakers

Scully, Megan; Burgess, Richard R.; Marcario, John C.
August 2009
Sea Power;Aug2009, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p6
The article offers news briefs related to the U.S. Navy. The plan of House and Senate lawmakers to buy more F/A-18E/F Super Hornets for the Navy will likely draw some debate as part of the fiscal 2010 defense authorization bill in 2009. The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has recommended alternatives analysis for V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft. Ray Mabus has sworn as the 75th secretary of the Navy on June 18, 2009.


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