As previously noted, the Defense Department has recommended
closing 33 major bases and realigning 29 others as part of a
comprehensive reshaping of the military infrastructure through the
base realignment and closure process.
DoD BRAC Recommendations Expected to Save Nearly $50
Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfeld has announced that the
department's recommendations to close or realign military
facilities in the United States will better position U.S. forces to
confront this century's threats.
The Navy, this week, begins Operational Evaluation of the MH-60R
Weapons System, the next generation submarine hunter and surface
attack helicopter that will replace the fleet's legacy SH-60B and