The Fincantieri Marine Shipyard in Marinette, Wis., has launched another Freedom-class littoral combat ship, reports Lockheed Martin, which leads the shipbuilding team for the class.
The Minneapolis-St. Paul (LCS-21) was christened and launched in a ceremony on June 15.
The ship is the 11th in the Freedom class.
The class is in full-rate production, with eight delivered to the Navy. This year, the Lockheed-led team will begin construction on two ships, deliver two ships, complete...