Post Tagged with: "LPD 21"
Results from a test simulating a chemical attack aboard USS New York (LPD 21) off the coast of Virginia verify the effectiveness of chemical, biological and radiological (CBR) defense systems in protecting Sailors aboard San Antonio-class ships, the Navy announced Jan. 31. According to the Defense Department Operational Test and Evaluation Force report, the San [...]
NORFOLK, Va: Future USS New York (LPD 21) left Naval Station Norfolk, Va., Oct. 29 to begin her four-day transit to New York City where the ship’s commissioning ceremony is scheduled to take place on Nov. 7. Part of the ship’s mission is to return the 7.5 tons of steel recovered from the wreckage of [...]