Navy Unfunded Priority List Does Not Include Funding For CVN-73 Overhaul

By Lara Seligman, Olga Belogolova / April 2, 2014 at 7:53 PM
(Editor's Note: This story has been updated to include comments from a Navy spokesman.) The Navy's unfunded priority list, which was sent to Congress on Tuesday, does not include funding in fiscal year 2015 for the aircraft carrier George Washington's refueling and complex overhaul. Navy officials had told Inside the Navy that the list, a response to a February request from House Armed Services Committee Chairman Buck McKeon (R-CA), would include $796 million for the FY-15 portion of...

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