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Join defense contractors nationwide and attend one of the top military contracting events of 2019! You are invited to attend the 2019 Navy Contracting Summit, scheduled for June 3-4, 2019 in Norfolk, Virginia. See a summary of a recent Summit: 2017 Navy Contracting Summit Highlights

In its 6th year, the Summit brings together Members of Congress, Pentagon officials, Naval commands, Navy base officials, contracting officials, contracting experts, and business leaders nationwide.

The Navy FY19 Budget Request for $194.1 billion represents an increase of $12.6 billion (7 percent) from the FY 2018 budget request (Base and OCO). This includes funding for 10 battle force ships; 120 manned and unmanned aircraft; 335,400 Navy personnel and 186,100 USMC personnel; $3.7 billion for weapons; $2.5 billion for military construction; $18.4 billion for research and development; and much more.

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