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A Historical Survey of Ship Reactivations

Categories: Defense/Military,Govt Finance,History

https://www.cbo.gov/system/files/115th-congress-2017-2018/reports/53820-shipreactivation.pdf

Describes ways the size of the Navy’s fleet could be enlarged by reactivating decommissioned ships.  Draws on examples of past reactivations from the WWII period to the 1980s.  From the Congressional Budget Office