Ships

Several of the United States Navy’s Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) have been operating throughout the Pacific in recent months, despite the class’s many previous mechanical and operational troubles. In particular, the USS Jackson, USS Tulsa, and USS Charleston—all Independence-class littoral combat ships—have been able to deploy much more rapidly than in the past. USNI News quoted a Navy Captain, who
Walmart has begun charting cargo ships amid an ongoing supply crisis in an effort to prepare for the busy holiday retail season.  Bloomberg | Getty Images Joe Metzger, U.S. executive vice president of supply-chain operations for the company, told Fox Business this week, “Chartering vessels is just one example of investments we’ve made to move
USS Lassen (DDG-82) escorts the merchant vessel Tomahawk through the Strait of Hormuz on Nov. 18, 2019. US Navy Photo NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Electronic spoofing, jammed communications and navigation systems, armed drone attacks and pirates are challenges American crews on U.S.- flagged ships in the Ready Reserve Force and Military Sealift Command already face,
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad opens the Dhs1b Fujairah Terminals’ expansion programme on Sunday. WAM Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Crown Prince of Fujairah,  on Sunday officially opened Fujairah Terminals’ expansion programme, which comprises infrastructure development and service enhancement projects for the key maritime hub. Fujairah Terminals is one of the Middle East’s