This is where most R&D on the Aegis weapons system is conducted. Connected to the landlocked cruiser to the northeast.
Also site of the Maritime Domain Awareness Center (MDAC), a 46,000-square-foot facility used to develop, test and improve systems used by the Coast Guard to track and communicate with vessels and aircraft. MDAC contains 16,000 square feet of laboratory space.
By kjfitz @ 2005-08-17 16:35:20