PEO Carriers: CVN-79 Will Have a New Radar, Save $180M Compared to Dual Band Radar

USNI News – The aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy (CVN-79) will have a different radar than the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78), bringing the new Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar (EASR) into the carrier fleet one ship earlier than planned and saving the program about $180 million, according to the Navy.