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LCS The Ship That Broke The Navy

The experience of LCS, it broke the Navy,” said Sean Stackley, Assistant Secretary of the Navy for research, development and acquisition. The Navy’s ambitious Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) program promised low cost, highly flexible, reliable, multi-mission ships. So far they … Continue reading

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Littoral Combat Ship Damaged

The U.S. Navy’s newest littoral combat ship USS Montgomery has suffered a crack in its aluminum hull after being hit by a tug as the ship sortied from Mayport, Florida ahead of Hurricane Matthew. The incident occurred October 4 and … Continue reading

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Battleship North Carolina

A great cause and a great story for our state battleship. Enjoy our heritage and see a great ship!  

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USS Enterprise Returns to Original Drydock for Inactivation

VIDEO: BY MIKE SCHULER ON MAY 5, 2015 The world’s first nuclear powered aircraft carrier was moved into its birthplace dry dock at Huntington Ingalls’ Newport News Shipbuilding this weekend as part of the ongoing inactivation process. The aircraft carrier, … Continue reading

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A Great Civil War Ship Model Going On Display

PORT HUDSON — Port Hudson State Historic Site is adding a 1:32 scale model of the Union gunboat USS Essex that served during the Civil War to its exhibits collection. The model was created and donated by Robert Seal, of … Continue reading

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New LCS Warships Replacing The Old Navy Frigates

I agree that we need to modernize our fleets to remain supreme on the high Seas. Our secure world relies on the fact that we protect our continent and sometimes other countries. By land and by sea as the old … Continue reading

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New Test facility “Wave Maker”

The music of Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries” swelled in the dim light as the ocean began to rage. Treacherous seas rose — large amplitude regular waves, long-crested irregular waves and short-crested waves with multiple headings. Pity the ship on … Continue reading

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