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USN selects Huntington Ingalls for planning yard support
Huntington Ingalls has received a contract from US Naval Sea Systems Command for planning yard support, the DoD announced on 28 May.
The new $302.64 million deal covers support for San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ships, Wasp-class Landing Helicopter Dock amphibious assault ships, America-class Landing Helicopter Assault vessels, Whidbey Island-class and Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ships, and the amphibious command ship USS Blue Ridge.
If options in the contract are exercised, the cumulative value of the deal would increase to $724.27 million.
Work is expected to be completed by May 2028 at Pascagoula, Mississippi.
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