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US Navy halts deliveries of Freedom-class littoral combat ship | Defense News
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US Navy halts deliveries of Freedom-class littoral combat ship | Defense News

The U.S. Navy has announced that they will no longer be accepting Freedom class Littoral Combat Ship deliveries until the flaw in the ship’s propulsion system is fixed. This aggressive move is disruptive as it puts the Navy’s multi-billion-dollar deal of ten commissioned Freedom-class ships in trouble, especially that fixing each ship will likely take months. However, Navy officials are confident that everything is fine and that the move will ease the burden of commanders.

Source: https://www.defensenews.com/breaking-news/2021/01/19/the-us-navy-halts-deliveries-of-freedom-class-littoral-combat-ship/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=EBB%2001.20.21&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief

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