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US Navy orders MAN engines for 17 vessels

The US Navy has ordered engines for a series of 17 new tanker vessels from MAN Diesel & Turbo's US-based license partner Fairbanks Morse.

As part of the plans to phase out a fleet of aging tanker vessels, the US Navy has ordered engines for a new fleet of 17 tanker vessels from MAN Diesel & Turbo's US-based license partner Fairbanks Morse.

The engines will serve as main propulsion for the new vessels, informs German MAN Diesel & Turbo in a press release.

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