More Cuts Coming

Polmar, Norman
July 2011
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jul2011, Vol. 137 Issue 7, p86
Conference Proceeding
The article reports that the U.S. House Appropriations Committee has reduced the fiscal year 2012 Department of Defense budget by some 17 billion dollars, when compared to 2011 defense budget. It mentions that the budget cuts do not include military construction, which might also reduced. It informs that these cuts will cause major changes in Navy programs and ships including the construction of the nuclear-propelled carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78), littoral combat ship (LCS), and submarines.


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