Naval Warfare

BAE Systems to modernise USS Wasp again

25th November 2020 - 14:15 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


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For the second time in four years, Wasp is undergoing work to sustain its warfighting capability

BAE Systems has received a $197.4 million contract from the USN for drydock, maintenance and modernisation of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp  (pictured) at its shipyard in Norfolk, Virginia.

If all options are exercised on the contract, its cumulative value will rise to $237.7 million.

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