BAE Systems to Modernize USS Roosevelt Under $51 Million Navy Contract

January 31, 2017 – The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a $51.3 million contract for the maintenance and modernization of the USS Roosevelt (DDG 80), an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer. The full value could reach $68.4 million if all options are exercised. “The Roosevelt availability is a large, complex repair job that is vital for the future readiness and combat effectiveness of the ship” Under the competitively awarded, depot maintenance availability contract, BAE Systems first will dry dock the ship at the company’s shipyard and then complete the…

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