Navy carriers have outlived their usefulness, critics say

03/24/2013 | Defense News

Some military officers are raising criticisms about Navy aircraft carriers, calling them too expensive and unwieldy in the face of sophisticated enemy weapons. "After 100 years, the carrier is rapidly approaching the end of its useful strategic life," wrote Capt. Henry Hendrix in a report published this month by the Center for a New American Security. Former Pentagon chief Robert Gates has warned that the carriers are vulnerable to anti-ship missiles and other foreign weapons.

View Full Article in:

Defense News

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Systems Controls Engineering - Multiple positions
United Technologies
East Hartford, CT
Online Production Manager & Web Developer
GLAAD
New York, NY
CNC PROGRAMMER (CATIA)
ASHLEY MACHINE AND TOOL
WEST WYOMING, PA
Senior Manufacturing Engineer
ASHLEY MACHINE AND TOOL
WEST WYOMING, PA
Director of Marketing
Safe Flight Instrument Corporation
White Plains, NY