Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) classes Weapon Systems // Ships // Frigates/Corvettes


Country of Origin: USA

The Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) is the U.S. Navy's newest surface combatant program to create a fast, maneuverable ship capable of countering asymmetric threats in littoral areas. Optimized for shallow water operations within 100 miles of shore, the ships are also capable of ocean deployments. Both classes are designed for anti-submarine warfare, anti-surface warfare, mine warfare, anti-terrorist missions, fire support and humanitarian relief. These ships are intended to replace the...

 

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