ABSTRACT

Navy DDG-51 and DDG-1000 Destroyer Programs: Background and Issues for Congress [Updated November 17, 2021]   [open pdf - 2MB]

From the Introduction: "This report presents background information and potential oversight issues for Congress on the Navy's Arleigh Burke (DDG-51) and Zumwalt (DDG-1000) class destroyer programs. The Navy began procuring DDG-51s, also known as Aegis destroyers, in FY1985, and a total of 87 have been procured through FY2021, including two in FY2021. The Navy procured three DDG-1000 class destroyers in FY2007-FY2009 and plans no further procurement of DDG-1000s."

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CRS Report for Congress, RL32109
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2021-11-17
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Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/
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