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Poor weather, Hurricane Michael delayed UISS milestone C decision

By Justin Katz  
November 30, 2018 at 11:20 AM
The minesweeping system subsumed by the Navy's newest mine countermeasures program missed its planned milestone C decision date earlier this year because of poor weather and the impact of Hurricane Michael. The Unmanned Influence Sweep System milestone C decision was planned for the third quarter of fiscal year 2018, according to Navy budget documents. However, a service spokesman recently told Inside the Navy that the Navy plans to award production contracts for UISS following a milestone C decision in FY-19...

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