LCS 'Little Rock' completes builder's trials

The US Navy’s ninth littoral combat ship and the future USS Little Rock (LCS 9) has completed builder’s ...

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US Navy frigate RFI reveals design break with current LCS

The U.S. Navy will be looking at multiple existing ship designs for its new frigate instead of focusing on simply ...

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US Navy to christen Freedom-variant LCS Billings

The U.S. Navy is set to christen its newest littoral combat ship and the eighth Freedom-variant, USS Billings (LCS ...

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US Navy contracts Austal for construction of 28th LCS

The U.S. Navy has awarded Australian shipbuilder Austal a $584 million contract to build an Independence-variant ...

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USS Coronado visits Cam Ranh, Vietnam for short maintenance

U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) arrived in Cam Ranh, Vietnam, for an expeditionary ...

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US Navy commissions USS Gabrielle Giffords

The U.S. Navy commissioned its 10th littoral combat ship, the USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10), at Pier 21 at the ...

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US Navy awards Raytheon $27.9M for LCS variable depth sonar

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon a $27.9 million contract to provide the provide a new variable depth sonar ...

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Future USS Omaha completes acceptance trials

The U.S. Navy’s future USS Omaha (LCS 12) wrapped up her acceptance trials on May 12, after completing a ...

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USS Detroit completes final contract trials

The U.S. Navy’s Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Detroit (LCS 7), completed final contract trials (FCT) ...

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Saudi Arabia buying Lockheed's LCS under $6 billion deal?

Saudi Arabia and Lockheed Martin have reached a $6 billion deal for the acquisition of four littoral combat ships, ...

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US Navy lays keel for LCS 19, future USS St. Louis

The U.S. Navy, together with shipbuilders at the Fincantieri Marinette Marine shipyard, laid the keel for its 19th ...

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USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10) heads for commissioning site

The U.S. Navy’s newest littoral combat ship, the future USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10), departed the Austal ...

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Singapore-stationed USS Coronado gets underway

U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) got underway Sembawang Wharves in ...

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US Navy delays frigate contract for a year

The U.S. Navy is slowing down its frigate procurement, taking more time to thoroughly evaluate the requirements for ...

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US Navy looking to enhance Frigate armament, hull numbers

The U.S. Navy wants to increase the anti-air warfare capabilities of the future frigate and is looking at having ...

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US Navy MQ-8C Fire Scout completes LCS testing

The U.S. Navy’s MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter completed the initial testing phase aboard a littoral combat ...

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USS Coronado crew to be relieved after nine-month stint

The crew of the U.S. Navy’s Singapore-based littoral combat ship USS Coronado will be welcoming relief in ...

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USS Detroit completes combat system qualification trials

U.S. Navy’s Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Detroit (LCS 7) recently returned to port after completing ...

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USS Montgomery aces final contract trials

U.S. Navy’s newest littoral combat ship USS Montgomery (LCS 8) completed final contract trials on March 17, ...

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Malaysian LCS torpedo launcher systems ready for production

Torpedo launcher systems for the Royal Malaysian Navy’s six Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) have passed factory ...

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Northrop wins potential $812M LCS gun mission module deal

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Northrop Grumman a $68.78 million contract for work on gun mission ...

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