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"U.S. Navy Radar Testing Center Goes Dark"

Michael Fabey tells the story of the "Taj Mahal," a building that "features a full-scale aft-face replica of the DDG-1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer deckhouse, complete with operating radar arrays." The U.S. Navy says the building itself costs $19 million. However, the cost of its "radar-suite" would "dwarf that number." The building was originally built to house 45 full-time employees and handle at least 60 visitors, but is now home to only three.

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