It became known that the American naval forces were able to find investors who will invest about $ 500 million in the construction of a new warship. This information was published by Bloomberg.
It should be noted that the approved next year’s budget of the United States did not provide for the spending of public funds on this project. In particular, it is reported that about 325 million «found» due to the fact that was postponed planned works on repair of one of the aircraft carriers. In addition, about 100 million was formed in light of the fact that it was decided on the reduction of spending on the systems infra-red search. The remaining funds are scheduled to receive a reduction in funding of less important projects.
The refusal of the Pentagon to implement the construction of the ship was caused by the high cost.