USS Detroit Underway, Forward Deployed
USS Detroit (LCS 7) completed a major milestone when it got underway as scheduled Oct. 31, becoming the first Freedom-variant block-buy East Coast littoral combat ship (LCS) deployer.
To ensure the 4th Fleet’s newest asset was ready on time, the Southeast Regional Maintenance Center (SERMC) dry-docked Detroit eight months ago and performed maintenance and repairs to ship systems.
Typical of any preparation for an extended deployment, repairs, certifications and “grooms,” or system …read more
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