U.S. Navy Working To Curb LCS Weight

Credit: LCS 1: U.S. Navy
In response to issues raised in a recent U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) report, the U.S. Navy says it is reducing weight in its Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) fleet. “LCS 1 and 2 do not meet certain performance requirements and face capability limitations due to weight growth during...

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