Post Tagged with: "Amphibious Transport Dock"
Nearly 1,200 guests attended the christening of Anchorage (LPD 23), the seventh ship in the USS San Antonio class of ships being built by Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. LPD 23 officially received its name when ship sponsor Annette Conway broke a bottle across the ship’s bow at the culmination of the [...]
WASHINGTON: The Navy will christen the newest amphibious transport dock ship, San Diego, June 12 during a 10 a.m. CDT ceremony at Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding in Pascagoula, Miss. The ship is named for the city of San Diego, principal homeport of the Pacific Fleet, and honors the people of “America’s Finest City” and its leaders [...]