Navy mulling more nukes, SecNav says

GreatAmerican

10-Year Member
5-Year Member
Joined
May 5, 2007
Messages
493
http://www.navytimes.com/news/2007/05/navy_secnav_sandiego_070518w/

Aircraft carriers might not be the only nuclear-powered surface ships in the future fleet.

Navy Secretary Donald C. Winter told a San Diego audience that service officials are closely studying the possibility of nuclear power for a new class of cruisers, a strategy that has drawn some congressional interest....
Navy Secretary Donald C. Winter says service officials are considering the possibility of nuclear power for a new class of cruisers. Here, Winter is briefed by Capt. Geoffrey Pack, commanding officer of Assault Unit 5.
 
Top