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U.S. Navy Working to Expand Fleet to 355 Ships; RADM Tom Anderson Quoted

James Geurts

The U.S. Navy and Defense Secretary and 2020 Wash100 Award recipient Mark Esper have made recent efforts to expand the service branch’s fleet to at least 355 ships to keep pace with Chinese military modernization. However, the Navy has faced recent challenges to keep up with the capacity.

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General Dynamics Partners with Bath Iron Works to Support U.S. Navy Development; Phebe Novakovic Quoted

Phebe Novakovic

General Dynamics has partnered with Bath Iron Works and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) Local S6 under an agreement to end the ongoing strike by shipyard workers in Bath, Maine, the company reported on Monday

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U.S. Navy Plans More Cyber Baseline Deliveries This Fiscal Year

U.S. Navy

Naval Information Warfare Systems Command (NAVWAR) plans to deliver cyber baseline applications across 56 ships in the current fiscal year to boost the service branch's cyber readiness. The effort aims to equip more ships with the cyber baseline, a web-based application that supports a ship's compliance with the cybersecurity requirements imposed by the Department of Defense (DoD).

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Gregory Slavonic Named Acting Undersecretary of the U.S. Navy

Gregory Slavonic

Gregory Slavonic, assistant secretary of the U.S. Navy for manpower and reserve affairs, has been appointed the military branch's undersecretary on an acting basis. He will function as a chief operating officer, a chief management officer and an assistant under the secretary of the Navy, the service branch said Friday.

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U.S. Navy Seeks Tech Proposals for Integrated Exercise in 2021

U.S. Navy

Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane (NSWC Crane) Division has partnered with Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic (NIWC Atlantic) to search for new technologies in support of a future exercise. The Naval Integration in Contested Environments Advanced Naval Technology Exercise (NICE ANTX) will require technologies that allow troops to perform integrated missions, Naval Sea Systems Command said Monday.

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