Coast Guard Polar Icebreaker Modernization: Background and Issues for Congress

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This report provides background information and issues for Congress on the sustainment and modernization of the Coast Guard's polar icebreaker fleet. The Coast Guard's proposed FY2018 budget requests $19 million in acquisition funding for a new polar icebreaker that the Coast Guard wants to begin building in FY2019.

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66 p.

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O'Rourke, Ronald September 14, 2017.

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  • Main Title: Coast Guard Polar Icebreaker Modernization: Background and Issues for Congress
  • Series Title: Fiscal Year 2018

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This report provides background information and issues for Congress on the sustainment and modernization of the Coast Guard's polar icebreaker fleet. The Coast Guard's proposed FY2018 budget requests $19 million in acquisition funding for a new polar icebreaker that the Coast Guard wants to begin building in FY2019.

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66 p.

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O'Rourke, Ronald. Coast Guard Polar Icebreaker Modernization: Background and Issues for Congress, report, September 14, 2017; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1042543/: accessed September 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.