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Navy Secretary Rips Hill, Says Shipbuilder HI Has ‘No Idea’ | Breaking Defense
Source: US Navy

Navy Secretary Rips Hill, Says Shipbuilder HI Has ‘No Idea’ | Breaking Defense

Rep. Elaine Luria recently remarked on the seemingly never-ending timeline regarding the completion of the USS Gerald R. Ford. Luria made claims about the project not being a good investment for taxpayers. The Ford is currently six years past the intended deploy date and is still waiting on functioning weapon elevators, making the projected implement date years away. Navy Secretary Richard Spencer snapped back with “if she wants to get on board and help…we have open arms.” After more negative feedback, Spencer then blamed the ship builder, Huntington Ingalls, as the root of the problem.

Source: https://breakingdefense.com

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