LCS-1 Faces Logistics Challenges

Credit: Credit: US Navy
ABOARD THE USS FREEDOM — Cmdr. Tim Wilke knows that getting the U.S. Navy’s first Littoral Combat Ship (LCS-1) to Singapore for its initial Asian deployment in 2013 is only half the battle; sustaining the vessel overseas also will be a daunting task. “It’s a given,” the Freedom’s commanding officer...

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