Lockheed Martin-led team's second Littoral Combat Ship commissioned today by U.S. Navy




The U.S. Navy commissioned the nation's third Littoral Combat Ship – USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) – in Galveston, Texas on Saturday, Sept. 22, officially placing the ship designed and constructed by a Lockheed Martin-led team into active service. Fort Worth, the second of the Freedom-variant in the LCS class, successfully passed Acceptance Trials in May and was delivered to the U.S. Navy in June, two months ahead of schedule. "Today's global security challenges demand new and improve...
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