US Navy Awards BAE Systems $175 M for Guided-missile Cruiser Modernization
BAE Systems has received a $175 million contract from the U.S. Navy to modernize the guided-missile cruiser USS Vicksburg (CG 69).
The Vicksburg will undergo approximately 18 months of work at the company’s shipyard in Norfolk, Va., the ship’s homeport. The modernization period (MODPRD) contract includes options that, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value to $175.1 million.
BAE Systems initiated the first phase of Vicksburg’s modernization program in May 2017. The company will …read more
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