US CNO welcomes fleet-plan debate

by Michael Fabey

Addressing recent criticism by US lawmakers about the US Navy (USN) shipbuilding and future-fleet plans, Admiral Michael Gilday, the chief of naval operations (CNO), said he would welcome further discussion on those plans.

“I’m not critical of their criticism,” Adm Gilday said on 5 April during a media roundtable hosted by the Defense Writers Group. “I welcome the debate. There ought to be a robust debate on the future composition of the fleet. We will continue to have that discussion.”

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Addressing recent criticism by US lawmakers about the US Navy (USN) shipbuilding and future-fleet pl...

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