On the gun line at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren: Testing weapons over the Potomac

Guns of all sizes, someday steel-cutting lasers and hypersonic launchers. None of it get mounted on a Navy ship until it’s been tested and vetted by the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division. Recently I traveled to King George County, Virginia, home of the Dahlgren Division, to see what’s going on to keep the Navy effective and lethal. In this first of a series of interviews we’ll be airing this week, the Federal Drive spoke with the division’s commander, Captain Casey Plew.