The USMC landed an AH-1Z “Viper” attack helicopter and a UH-1Y “Venom” utility and command and control helicopter on Zumwalt-class destroyer.
Author Archives : Peter Ong
05 May 2022
U.S. Navy Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Michael Gilday at the CSIS webinar answered a question on the status of the ASW and MCM Mission Modules for the LCS.
25 Apr 2022
The U.S. Navy has confirmed that the three stealthy DDG 1000 Zumwalt destroyers’ inactive and never-fired 155mm Advanced Gun Systems (AGS) will be removed for the installation of the Conventional Prompt Strike (CPS) hypersonic missile...
23 Apr 2022
The U.S. Navy’s upcoming Light Amphibious Warship (LAW) is one of the top acquisition priorities for the U.S. Marine Corps in their strategy to counter China’s Anti-Access/Area Denial (A2AD)
21 Apr 2022
The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has confirmed that it intends to install the new Mark 38 Mod 4 on some new Cutters
06 Apr 2022
The U.S. Army’s LCM-8 has been in service since 1959 and has a payload capacity ...
05 Apr 2022
According to Northrop Grumman, the Mark 44 is slated to replace the Mark 38 25mm autocannons aboard select U.S. Navy ships and U.S. Coast Guard Cutters...
04 Apr 2022
The United States Marine Corps has recently conducted a training exercise with the USS Tripoli (LHA 7) on March 22, 2022 to test the interoperability and transportability of the new Navy Marine Expeditionary Ship Interdiction System (NMESIS).
30 Mar 2022
The U.S. Navy’s Large Surface Combatant (LSC) force consists of three destroyers: DDG 51 Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, DDG 1000 Zumwalt destroyers and the upcoming next-generation destroyer program called DDG(X)...
14 Mar 2022
As the United States Marine Corps’ Force Design 2030 sheds Legacy weapons systems in favor of modernization to meet peer nation challenges, the U.S. Marines are ...