Littoral Combat Ship - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Littoral Combat Ship


PH, U.S. navies complete patrol in Sulu Sea

Jul 01, 2017 - 2:17 PM

The joint patrol is upon the invitation of the Philippine government and comes amid the clashes between government troops and local terrorists in Marawi City

PATROL. Sailors assigned to littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) drive an 11-meter rigid-hull inflatable boat to Philippine Navy ship Ramon Alcaraz (FF 16) for personnel transfer. US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Deven Leigh Ellis

4 US warships to operate out of Singapore by 2018 – US Navy

Feb 18, 2015 - 12:18 PM

The rotational deployment of the vessels called littoral combat ships LCS comes as China continues to flex its muscles in the South China Sea and tensions remain on the Korean Peninsula

The US Navy littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS-3) underway in the Pacific Ocean, 25 November 2014. US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Antonio P. Turretto Ramos

Obama on mission to quiet Asia skeptics

Apr 21, 2014 - 2:04 PM

US President Barack Obama will embark on his fifth visit as president to Asia when he lands in Japan on Wednesday April 23