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Navy deployments cancelled due to sequestration cuts


Last updated 3/23/2013 at Noon

SAN DIEGO-RIVERSIDE - Two San Diego-based Navy ships' upcoming deployments were cancelled due to sequestration cuts, and another will be forced to return home early, Navy officials said.

Navy officials said Friday that April deployments of the guided-missile frigate USS Rentz, homeported at Naval Base San Diego, and the Los Angeles- class submarine USS Jefferson City, out of Naval Base Point Loma, had been cancelled due to budget limitations, according to the U.S. Pacific Fleet statement.

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