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Nuclear carrier homeporting

United States. General Accounting Office

Nuclear carrier homeporting

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Published by The Office, The Office [distributor in Washington, D.C, [Gaithersburg, Md.] (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20884-6015) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Long Beach Naval Shipyard.,
  • Nuclear aircraft carriers -- United States.,
  • Naval Air Station North Island (Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office, National Security and International Affairs Division.
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office. National Security and International Affairs Division.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination15 p.
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17119462M


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GAO noted that: (1) the Navy plans to concentrate a major portion of its Pacific fleet in San Diego and close the Long Beach Naval Air Station as a homeport; (2) although the Navy plans to have carriers at their homeports at least Genre/Form: Electronic books: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Navy nuclear aircraft carrier homeporting.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Rutherford along with the Florida Delegation sent a letter to U.S. Department of Defense Secretary Mattis and Acting Naval Secretary Stackley urging them to fully fund the infrastructure to allow the Navy to base nuclear aircraft carriers at Naval Station Mayport in Jacksonville.

Inthe U.S. Navy announced their decision to strategically. Homeporting a nuclear-powered carrier in Japan could prove difficult and costly because of the need for support facilities, infrastructure improvements, and additional personnel.

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