Navy Receives 1st General Dynamics-Built Arleigh Burke-Class ‘Restart’ Ship

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 8, 2017 — The U.S. Navy has accepted the first guided-missile destroyer constructed by General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) Bath Iron Works subsidiary under the military branch’s restart of the Arleigh Burke-class ship development program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday.

The Navy said Monday the future USS Rafael Peralta recently completed at-sea and pier-side tests for operational readiness and will undergo commissioning later in the year.

About Executive Mosaic: Founded in 2002, Executive Mosaic is a leadership organization and media company. Executive Mosaic offers highly coveted executive events, breaking business news on the Government Contracting industry, and delivers robust and reliable content through seven influential websites and four consequential E-newswires. Headquarters are located in Tysons Corner, VA. www.executivemosaic.com

Contact:
David Smith
(703) 226-7002
[email protected]

GovCon Wire Logo

Receive the Daily News Briefing And Events Updates Straight to Your Inbox

Related Articles