Buying materials in advance for the construction of the next two new U.S. Navy aircraft carriers will save taxpayers up to $500 million over the course of their construction and will keep the industrial base strong.
The Aircraft Carrier Industrial Base Coalition (ACIBC) urges Congress to authorize the advanced purchase of materials needed for the construction of the next two U.S. Navy Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carriers, Enterprise (CVN 80) and the yet-to-be-named CVN 81.
Please join us on Tuesday, March 21 and Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Washington, DC for ACIBC Action Days.
6,000 sailors to deploy Saturday with the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group
Nearly 6,000 sailors will deploy with the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group from Norfolk and another 600 will from Mayport, Fla. Saturday, according to a news release from the Navy.
Alabama Representative Byrne supports bigger US Navy
Alabama Congressman Bradley Byrne said Wednesday that he fully supported the Navy's plan to significantly increase the size of its fleet to 355 ships under the presidency of Donald Trump, despite calls from admirals that any extra investment should be used to maintain the current complement of 275.
Small North Branford Business Large U.S. Contributions
It won’t be long before the US Navy’s newest aircraft carrier The Gerald R. Ford will join the Navy Fleet. The most advanced warship in the world will be put into action with a great amount of help from Prime Technology LLC right here in North Branford.
Carl Vinson Strike Group set for deployment to Western Pacific
Ships and units from the Carl Vinson Strike Group (CVNSG) will depart San Diego for a regularly-scheduled deployment to the Western Pacific, Jan. 5 and Jan. 6.