The Navy’s new $4 billion warship is an incredible technological feat. The futuristic DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer is equipped with two guns that can hit targets from a stunning 80 miles away. The only problem? Rounds for the guns cost over $800,000 each. And the Navy has now decided that it can’t justify spending that much. Even that price is likely an underestimate. “That’s probably low,” a Navy official said. “That’s what the acquisition community wanted to get it down to.”
Source: Drudge Report

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