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Senate Hearing On DD (X) Procurement Strategies

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A U.S. Senate hearing on the Navy's proposed winner-take-all strategy for destroyer constructionmay provide more funding for shipbuilding and prevent the Pentagon from shifting the DD(X) program to a single yard. While the Navy's strategy is likely to lead to lower costs, an "apportionment" strategy ensures that the lower-ranked shipyard will still get enough work to remain in the industry....

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