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Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Related News

October 19, 2016
Austal's Global Support Business Continues To Grow With New LCS 10 Post Shakedown Availability Contract
Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce the U.S. Navy has awarded a contract to Austal USA, to provide engineering and management services support of the Post Shakedown Availability for Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship (...
October 13, 2016
Austal Welcomes News Of Independence Variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS4) Arrival Into US 7th Fleet
Austal Limited (ASX:ASB) has welcomed news of USS Coronado (LCS 4), an Independence variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) designed and constructed by Austal, entering the US 7th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR) last week. The forward deployment of...
August 2, 2016
Austal LCS and EPF Featured in a New Exhibition at the Australian National Maritime Museum
As a proud partner of the Australian National Maritime Museum (ANMM), Austal (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce the opening of the new ‘Treasures of the American Collection’ exhibition, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the museum...
July 20, 2016
LCS 6 Completes Full Ship Shock Trials
Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce the successful completion of Full Ship Shock Trials by USS JACKSON  (LCS 6) on 16th July 2016. The U.S. Navy stated that USS JACKSON (LCS 6) “performed exceptionally well...
July 4, 2016
Austal Awarded U.S. Navy Contract Modification for USS Jackson (LCS 6) Shock Trials Support
Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce it has been awarded a US$11,239,032 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide emergent availability planning and full ship shock trials (FSST) support...
July 4, 2016
Summary A comprehensive review of Austal’s ~ US$4 billion LCS block buy contract has been completed following delivery of LCS 6 & 8 and preliminary results of the first two physical shock trials of LCS 6. The contractual...
June 24, 2016
Austal Delivers Littoral Combat Ship 8 To U.S. Navy
Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce the future USS Montgomery (LCS 8) has been delivered to the U.S. Navy, during a ceremony held aboard the ship at Austal USA’s shipyard in Mobile, Alabama, USA on 23 June. The delivery...
June 17, 2016
Austal USA Receives LCS Contract Modification For 'Sea Giraffe' Radar; USS Jackson (LCS 6) Successfully Completes Shock Trials
Austal Limited (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce that the U.S. Navy has modified Austal USA’s Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) contract to enable the procurement of a spare “Sea Giraffe” radar for the Independence variant LCS...
June 2, 2016
Austal Awarded LCS 6 and 8 Post Shakedown Availability Contracts Worth Over US$4.9 Million
Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce the awarding of four separate post-shakedown availability (PSA) contracts by the U.S. Navy for Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) 6 and 8, totalling over US$4.9 million. The contracts involve the...
May 16, 2016
Austal's Littoral Combat Ship 8 Completes Acceptance Trials
Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce that Littoral Combat Ship 8 (LCS 8), the future USS Montgomery, has successfully completed U.S. Navy acceptance trials. The trials, the last significant milestone before delivery involved...

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