Accession Number : AD1013590


Title :   Navy Virginia (SSN 774) Class Attack Submarine Procurement: Background and Issues for Congress


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : Congressional Research Service Washington


Personal Author(s) : O'Rourke,Ronald


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1013590.pdf


Report Date : 14 Apr 2016


Pagination or Media Count : 41


Abstract : The Navy has been procuring Virginia (SSN-774) class nuclear-powered attack submarines since FY1998. The two Virginia-class boats requested for procurement in FY2017 are to be the 25th and 26th boats in the class. The 10 Virginia-class boats programmed for procurement in FY2014-FY2018 (two per year for five years) are being procured under a multiyear-procurement (MYP) contract.


Descriptors :   ATTACK SUBMARINES , MILITARY PROCUREMENT , NAVAL PERSONNEL , NAVAL BUDGETS , NAVAL PLANNING


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE