DDG 117 delivered to Navy

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - Huntington Ingalls Industries� (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer Paul Ignatius (DDG 117) to the Navy on Feb. 22. The signing of the DD 250 completion document officially transfers custody of the ship from HII to the Navy. Paul Ignatius is scheduled to sail away from Pascagoula in June. It is the 31st Aegis destroyer that HII has delivered to the sea-service, and �well over our 80th time to deliver a Navy surface combatant on the banks of the Pascagoula River,� said George Nungesser, Ingalls� DDG program manager. (Source: HII Ingalls 02/22/19)
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DHS picks Mississippi

Mississippi State University in Starkville was chosen by the Department of Homeland Security as a base of operations for drone research. Research

B&D expands, creating 35 jobs

B&D Plastics, LLC is expanding in Gautier, Miss., a $750,000 corporate investment that will create 35 jobs. B&D Plastics is one of the

Northrop expanding in Moss Point

PASCAGOULA, Miss. – Northrop Grumman Unmanned Systems Center will expand its operation at Trent Lott International Airport in Moss Point,

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