Navantia Lauds HMAS Adelaide

April 2, 2020 – On Tuesday 31 March 2020, Rear Admiral Wendy Malcolm, Head of Maritime Systems (HMS), received high praise from Commodore Steve Hughes, Commander Surface Force, regarding the outstanding work of the ACPC LHD Sustainment teams at Garden Island. Navantia Australia currently has 30 personnel involved with providing sustainment services to both Canberra class LHDs. CDRE Hughes told…

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U.S. Navy Selects Huntington Ingalls Industries to Provide Logistics Support for Surface Ships and Submarines

April 1, 2020 – Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Technical Solutions division was selected by the U.S. Navy to provide integrated logistics support (ILS) for the hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E) systems and equipment installed on surface ships and submarines. The indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ), cost-plus-fixed-fee multiple-award contract has a potential value of $41 million over five years, if all options…

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Army Helicopters Deploy From USS Lewis B. Puller

Apri1 1, 2020 – U.S. Navy Expeditionary Landing Base ship USS Lewis B. Puller (ESB 3), assigned to U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (USNAVCENT), has been conducting joint naval and air integration operations with U.S. Army AH-64E Apache attack helicopters assigned to U.S. Army Central Command’s (USARCENT) Task Force Saber, throughout the month of March. The operations, which are designed…

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Comfort Treats First Patients in New York

April 1, 2020 – The hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) treated her first patients Apr. 1 in support of the nation’s COVID-19 response efforts. Local health officials, in coordination with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), have established patient transfer protocols, with careful consideration to the safety and security of patients and medical care providers aboard…

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Project 22350 Admiral Gorshkov Enroute to Severodvinsk for Refit

April 2, 2020 (Google Translation) – Today, the lead frigate of project 22350 “Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov” left Severomorsk to the Barents Sea. The ship makes a transition to the Belomorsky naval base, where scheduled maintenance with partial modernization of systems and mechanisms will take place at the enterprises of the ship repair complex. After…

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