U.S. Navy Awards Vigor Drydocking Contract for Littoral Combat Ship, USS Coronado

U.S. Navy Awards Vigor Drydocking Contract for Littoral Combat Ship, USS Coronado

This month the U.S. Navy awarded the contract to execute the Drydocking Selected Restricted Availability (DSRA) for the USS Coronado (LCS-4) to Vigor. Work will be performed at Vigor’s Portland shipyard. The …
Jan 31, 2019 /  Naval
Austal’s eight littoral combat ship completes acceptance trials for US Navy

Austal’s eight littoral combat ship completes acceptance trials for US Navy

Austal (ASX:ASB) Tuesday announced the eighth Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship, the future USS Tulsa (LCS 16), has successfully completed acceptance trials in the Gulf of Mexico. This is the last significant …
Mar 21, 2018 /  Naval
Austal's Littoral Combat Ship 10 Completes Acceptance Trials (Video)

Austal's Littoral Combat Ship 10 Completes Acceptance Trials (Video)

Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) announced earlier today that Littoral Combat Ship 10 (LCS 10), the future USS Gabrielle Giffords, successfully completed U.S. Navy acceptance trials on November 18, 2016. The trials, …
Nov 24, 2016 /  Naval
USS Montgomery Damaged Transiting Panama Canal

USS Montgomery Damaged Transiting Panama Canal

The Littoral Combat Ship USS Montgomery (LCS-8) suffered damage during a transit through the Panama Canal on its way to its new homeport in San Diego, California. Montgomery, was crossing from the Atlantic to the …
Nov 1, 2016 /  Naval
Video: Littoral Combat Ship Detroit Completes Acceptance Trials

Video: Littoral Combat Ship Detroit Completes Acceptance Trials

The Littoral Combat Ship Detroit (LCS-7) completed acceptance trials earlier this month ahead of an October commissioning, the U.S. Navy announced. The tests included evaluating, “the performance of the …
Jul 26, 2016 /  Naval
Fincantieri Shipyard in Marinette Hosts Keel-laying For 17th Littoral Combat Ship

Fincantieri Shipyard in Marinette Hosts Keel-laying For 17th Littoral Combat Ship

The Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT]-led industry team officially laid the keel for the U.S. Navy’s 17th Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), the future USS Indianapolis, in a ceremony held at Fincantieri Marinette Marine …
Jul 20, 2016 /  Naval
Austal'S Littoral Combat Ship 8 Completes Acceptance Trials

Austal'S Littoral Combat Ship 8 Completes Acceptance Trials

Austal Limited (Austal) announced yesterday that Littoral Combat Ship 8 (LCS 8), the future USS Montgomery, has successfully completed U.S. Navy acceptance trials. The trials, the last significant milestone before …
May 17, 2016 /  Naval
VIDEO: Austal's Independence variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS)

VIDEO: Austal's Independence variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS)

Last Saturday (May 7, 2016) the US Navy's newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS) was christened USS Manchester (LCS 14) at Austal's mobile shipyard in Alabama, US. The vessel, which is named after the …
May 11, 2016 /  Naval
US Navy christens newest Independence-variant LCS as USS Manchester

US Navy christens newest Independence-variant LCS as USS Manchester

The US Navy's newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS) has been christened USS Manchester (LCS 14) at Austal's mobile shipyard in Alabama, US. The vessel, which is named after the city of Manchester, New …
May 9, 2016 /  Naval
U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship, USS Coronado, Completes Survivability Test

U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship, USS Coronado, Completes Survivability Test

The U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship (LCS) USS Coronado (LCS 4) has completed survivability testing off the coast of California on January 28 in preparation for the ship's maiden deployment later this year. During …
Feb 16, 2016 /  Naval