Future USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul Delivered After Defect Fix

The Navy accepted delivery of the future USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul (LCS 21) at the Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM) shipyard Nov. 18. Commissioning in Duluth was originally to be held this past spring but delayed after a major propulsion defect was discovered. The future USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul is the 11th Freedom-variant LCS designed by the Lockheed Martin-led industry team at Fincantieri…

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First Day Activities of Maritime Operations for AJEX DAGIT-PA

Naval Forces Central, Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, November 18, 2021 – The Philippine Navy, through CAPT RAUL A REGIS PN(GSC), Acting Commander, Naval Forces Central, and AJEX DAGIT-PA 05-2021 Commander Amphibious Force, spearheaded the conduct of two-day Joint Inter-Operability Events (JIOE) for Maritime Operations (JIOE 4) on 15-16 November 2021 held at vicinity seawaters of West of Panay Island. The AFP…

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