Our near-term focus, I think, is exactly correct in terms of trying to drive affordability and stability into our plans. ... you need a force structure size that allows the turnaround time and allows your maintenance and upkeep for your force. ... And then in our shipbuilding plan, what you see is we will call it fiscal constraints or budget reality. ... R. Ford, was authorized to be funded incrementally over 4 years, beginning in fiscal year 2008 with its procurement and finishing in fiscal year 2011.
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