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‘I cannot wait to leave this job’ — Acting Defense Secretary Miller has zero f–ks left
Someone give the acting Sec Def a DD-214.
The Navy’s ‘little crappy ships’ have a monster new problem
A fundamental propulsion issue might end up lending the LCS a new nickname: floating garbage pile.
The Navy is officially sending 4 ‘little crappy ships’ to an early retirement
The Navy plans on decommissioning its first four littoral combat ships in fiscal year 2021, the Navy announced on Monday, all of which have at least a decade of planned hull life remaining
A US warship sailed along Venezuela’s coast to gather intelligence and send a message to Maduro
The U.S. Navy littoral combat ship USS Detroit conducted a freedom-of-navigation operation off of Venezuela's Caribbean coast, the U.S.'s top military command in the region said Thursday
The Navy wants to slap a laser on a littoral combat ship for the first time
The Navy plans on slapping a laser weapon on a littoral combat ship for the first time in the next year amid increased efforts to field laser systems aboard surface warships, USNI News reports
The Navy wants to ditch 4 of its ‘little crappy ships’ more than a decade early
In the latest sign that the Navy seems to have finally given up on the issue-plagued 'little crappy ships,' the service reportedly plans on decommissioning its first four littoral combat ship in 2021 to save cash.
74 years after its namesake’s infamous sinking, the USS Indianapolis is ready for service
Only 317 of the USS Indianapolis's 1,196 sailors survived after five days afloat in the Pacific. Some died from dehydration; others were killed by sharks. It was the biggest loss of life in the Navy's history
The Navy just blew the hell out of an old frigate with its new ship-killer missile in a message to China
"LCS packs a punch and gives potential adversaries another reason to stay awake at night."
The Navy’s ‘Little Crappy Ship’ is officially a complete failure
Just six littoral combat ships were deployable in 2019, a low readiness rate calls into question the wisdom of the Navy's investment in the type
The Navy Is Finally Deploying Its Worst Warship Again After Years Of Problems
After years of frequent mechanical failures ad embarrassing cost overruns, the Navy finally plans on deploying three hulls from its much-derided Littoral Combat Ship fleet by this fall after a protracted absence from the high seas
Say Hello To The Latest In The Navy’s Most Godawful Line Of Warships
Nobody wants the Littoral Combat Ship, and yet here it is. The USS St. Louis was launched and christened on...
Congress Is Giving The Navy 3 More Littoral Combat Ships Than It Wants Or Needs
Lawmakers are giving the U.S. Navy three more littoral combat ships than the service actually wants or needs, because of...
The Navy Basically Just Admitted That The Littoral Combat Ship Is A Floating Garbage Pile
Editor's note: This story first appeared in April 2018 and is being reposted due to reader interest. After 16 years...
One Of The Navy’s Newest Warships Is Coming Home After 3 Months Stranded In Canada
The USS Little Rock, a Navy littoral combat ship commissioned in late December, finally left the port of Montreal this...
The Navy’s Newest Warship Is Still Stranded In Canada
While the USS Little Rock, a newly commissioned littoral combat ship, remains stuck in the ice in Montreal, a Marinette...
Did The Navy Just Admit The Littoral Combat Ship Is A Failure?
After years of cost overruns, underwhelming demonstrations, and debilitating mechanical failures, the Navy appears to be looking to supplement the...
Navy To Commission New Ship Named After Former Arizona Congresswoman
The survivor of a close-range assassination attempt in 2011, former Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is as tough as they come,...
Watch The Navy Drop Earthquake-Sized Bombs Off The Florida Coast
Nothing says freedom quite like launching 10,000 pound bombs from a warship during a trial exercise. But in July 2016,...