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WTKR Norfolk
First cut of steel kicks off construction of the aircraft carrier Enterprise at Newport News Shipbuildinga ceremonial first-cut-of-steel event August 24 to kick off construction of the
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 hours ago
a ceremonial first-cut-of-steel event August 24 to kick off construction of the new aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVN 80) at Newport News Shipbuilding. The ship’s sponsors, Olympic gold medalists Simone Biles and Katie Ledecky, will be present at... Read more
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Daily Press
Notes and notablesit's the one with the steam turbines and the nuclear reactors. The aircraft ca
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
it's the one with the steam turbines and the nuclear reactors. The aircraft carrier USS George Washington returned to Newport News Shipbuilding — its place of birth some 25 years ago — for its top-down overhaul. It will require four years of... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
USS George Washington begins midlife maintenance overhaul at Newport News ShipbuildingNORFOLK, Va. – The USS George Washington (CVN 73) sailed to Newport News Shipbu
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 17 days ago
NORFOLK, Va. – The USS George Washington (CVN 73) sailed to Newport News Shipbuilding on Friday to begin her midlife maintenance period. The Refueling Complex Overhaul (RCOH) is common for aircraft carriers and generally occurs at the 25-year mark... Read more
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Daily Press
Second quarter profits up at Huntington Ingalls2016. The shipbuilding giant marked several milestones at its shipyard in Pasca
Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
2016. The shipbuilding giant marked several milestones at its shipyard in Pascagoula, Miss., as well as Newport News. At Newport News Shipbuilding, the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford was delivered to the Navy. The first-in-class warship was... Read more
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Daily Press
Nerves, then celebration, as USS Gerald R. Ford passes testto watch this system go from nothing to something." Leonard joined the Ford in
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
to watch this system go from nothing to something." Leonard joined the Ford in August 2013 when the ship was still at Newport News Shipbuilding. He was assigned to work with the Advanced Arresting Gear, or AAG, which would safely "trap"... Read more
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Daily Mail
Watch the U.S. Navy launch its first jet from the USS Gerald R. Fordworld. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared prid
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
world. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared pride for our nation.' The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, the giant Navy contractor in Virginia. Trump tweeted before departing Saturday for the ceremony... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
U.S. Navy: Diver in scuba gear spotted off largest baseand seven days underway. During this initial at-sea period, Ford’s crew, repres
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 21 days ago
and seven days underway. During this initial at-sea period, Ford’s crew, representatives from Huntington Ingalls Industries-Newport News Shipbuilding, the Navy’s CVN 78 Program Office, the Navy’s Supervisor of Shipbuilding, Conversion and Repair and... Read more
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Daily Press
July 31 Letters: Early education, alcohol promotion, Donald Trump, Electoral Collegecurriculum designed especially for preschool children. Educational programs ha
Daily Press / Posted 22 days ago
curriculum designed especially for preschool children. Educational programs have been developed in partnership with Newport News Shipbuilding and MusikGarten. Community institutions that provide services to the children include the Eastern... Read more
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Daily Press
Giant WWI port of embarkation transformed Hampton Roadsand the need for more builders that — despite employing a force of mechanics an
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
and the need for more builders that — despite employing a force of mechanics and laborers as large as that at booming Newport News Shipbuilding — the primary contractor advertised on a single day for 300 more laborers, 300 more carpenters, 300... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Local man pilots first plane to land on U.S.S. Gerald Fordover the ship’s 50-year lifespan. The air wing to support the Ford could add m
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 23 days ago
over the ship’s 50-year lifespan. The air wing to support the Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virg... Read more
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Daily Press
Notes and notables on protocol, hot weather, election fraudknow. But someone in the last few months learned something about protocol. Bac
Daily Press / Posted 25 days ago
know. But someone in the last few months learned something about protocol. Back in March, when the president visited the Newport News Shipbuilding yard, he declined to extend an invitation to U.S. Rep. Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, even though the... Read more
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Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal
Local shipbuilders a hot topic at USS Ford commissioningGerald R. Ford (CVN-78). He called the ship a “big achievement” and thanked, am
Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal / Posted 26 days ago
Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78). He called the ship a “big achievement” and thanked, among others, the 9,000 shipbuilders at Newport News Shipbuilding. This marked the president’s second visit to the newest supercarrier in the U.S. Navy. Photo by... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
The USS Gerald R. Ford officially joins the Navyworkers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 28 days ago
workers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared pride for our nation." The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, the giant Navy contractor in Virginia. © 2... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
The USS Gerald R. Ford officially joins the Navyworkers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 28 days ago
workers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared pride for our nation." The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, the giant Navy contractor in Virginia. © 2... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
The USS Gerald R. Ford officially joins the Navyworkers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 29 days ago
workers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared pride for our nation." The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, the giant Navy contractor in Virginia. © 2... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
The USS Gerald R. Ford officially joins the Navyworkers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
workers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared pride for our nation." The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, the giant Navy contractor in Virginia. © 2... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
President Trump: USS Ford is a ‘100,000-ton message to the world’Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 29 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. “I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Trump: USS Ford is ‘100,000-ton message to the world’Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. Trump used the appearance to prod Congress to approve his... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Trump’s ‘100,000-tonne message to the world’Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
Daily Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. Trump used the appearance to prod Congress to approve his... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Trump: USS Ford is ‘100,000-Ton Message to the World’Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. Trump used the appearance to prod Congress to approve his... Read more
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News.com.au
Trump’s ‘100,000-tonne message to the world’Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
News.com.au / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. Trump used the appearance to prod Congress to approve his... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. Trump used the appearance to prod Congress to approve his... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
President Trump: USS Ford is ‘100,000-ton message to the world’Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. President Trump used the appearance to prod Congress to... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
The News & Observer / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Trump: USS Ford Is '100,000-Ton Message To The World'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. “I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Trump: USS Ford is ‘100,000-ton message to the world’Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
WWLP Springfield / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. “I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
Hawaii News Now / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
The USS Gerald R. Ford officially joins the Navyworkers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 30 days ago
workers are the greatest anywhere in the world. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared pride for our nation." The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, the giant Navy contractor in Virginia. © 2... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump back at his golf club after warship commissioningworld. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared prid
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
world. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared pride for our nation.' The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, the giant Navy contractor in Virginia. Trump tweeted before departing Saturday for the ceremony... Read more
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Daily Press
Gubernatorial debate begins with debate on Trumpthat the president is a narcissistic maniac, while adding that he supports Trum
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
that the president is a narcissistic maniac, while adding that he supports Trump's plans to build more warships as good for Newport News Shipbuilding. "Are you going to call the White House and say, 'Let me talk to the narcissistic maniac'?"... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Trump to attend commissioning of USS Gerald R. Fordworld. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared prid
Savannah Morning News / Posted 30 days ago
world. This warship, and all who serve on it, should be a source of shared pride for our nation.” The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, the giant Navy contractor in Virginia. Trump tweeted before departing Saturday for the ceremony... Read more
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CTV News
Trump calls USS Ford is a 'message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
CTV News / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Trump hails American military might at USS Gerald R Ford commissioningsays that will save more than four billion dollars (£3 billion) over the ship's
Irish Examiner / Posted 30 days ago
says that will save more than four billion dollars (£3 billion) over the ship's 50-year lifespan. The vessel was built at Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia. More From The Irish Examiner Follow the Irish Examiner BUSINESS LIFESTYLE © Irish... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
KXXV Waco / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Trump: USS Ford is ‘100,000-ton message to the world’Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. “I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Trump: USS Ford is '100,000-ton message to the world'Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 30 days ago
Ford could add more personnel to the ship, which is designed to house more than 4,600 crew members. The Ford was built at Newport News Shipbuilding, a giant Navy contractor in Virginia. "I was with you four months ago and I knew that I had to be... Read more
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