The DDG 1000 features two 155mm Advanced Gun Systems capable of engaging targets with the Long Range Land ... The destroyer and cruiser modernization program includes advances in standard missiles, integrated air and missile ... These upgrades are necessary to retain credible capabilities for future conflicts, including BMD, and to continue them on the path of reaching their full service ... The program focuses on the Flight I and II ships (hulls 51-78), commencing in FY 2010.
|Title||:||Hearing on National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 and Oversight of Previously Authorized Programs Before the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, Second Session|
|Author||:||United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Seapower and Expeditionary Forces Subcommittee|