danomil Wrote the following on 06/17/2009 10:02 PM : "The first Ford-class carrier will cost $14 billion". What a waste of money! Obsolete with missiles, Lighter than air drones, satellites and future world peace.
Roddy Wrote the following on 06/18/2009 03:00 AM : Aircraft carriers are obsolete deathtraps. The Russians, Chinese, North Koreans, Iran, and some others all have Sunburn missiles. They can sink an aircraft carrier and there is no defense against them.