LCS USS Jackson withstands a 10,000 pound bomb blast in July 2016.
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Watch The Navy Drop Earthquake-Sized Bombs Off The Florida Coast
The Independence class Littoral Combat Ship USS Jackson flexed its muscles off the Florida coast in a July trial.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) returns to home port San Diego after completing an eight-month ballistic missile defense deployment to the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of responsibility.
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How To Keep The Navy Balanced In 2017 And Beyond
Adm. John Richardson discusses the Navy’s tough choices between balancing budgets and competing internationally.
U.S. Navy Littoral combat ship USS Independence (LCS 2) is conducting builder's trails in the Gulf of Mexico, July 2, 2009.
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SecDef Slashes Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship Program
After difficulties with cost, design problems, and technical difficulties, the Navy will scale back its newest fleet.