Naval Warfare

US Navy to commission LCS 13

10th January 2019 - 14:30 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


The US Navy is set to commission its new Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) 13, the future USS Wichita, at Naval Station Mayport in Jacksonville, Florida, on 12 January.

Wichita is a Freedom-class LCS designed to support operation in near-shore environments as well as in the open-ocean. The vessel can be ...

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