USS Coronado – July 02,2017

July 2, 2017 | History | United States

USS Coronado (LCS-4) is an Independence-class littoral combat ship. She is the third ship of the United States Navy to be named after Coronado, California.[2] The contract was awarded to General Dynamics-Bath Iron Works in May 2009 for the construction of LCS-4. USS Coronado at ALAVA Pier Subic Bay (LCS-4) Coronado is the second littoral Read More

USNS Richard E. Byrd – June 20, 2017

June 20, 2017 | History | United States

In May 2009, Richard E. Byrd was identified to conduct Pacific Partnership 2009 as a last minute replacement for the USS Dubuque (LPD-8), which was sidelined due to an outbreak of H1N1 virus. Pacific Partnership 2009 visited American Samoa, Tonga, New Caledonia, Kiribati (Tarawa), and the Marshall Islands from June to September. In the few Read More

USNS Tippecanoe – June 20, 2017

June 20, 2017 | History | United States

Vessel USNS TIPPECANOE is an oil products tanker built in 1992 and currently sailing under the flag of USA. USNS TIPPECANOE has 198m length overall and beam of 30m. Her gross tonnage is 25742 tons. USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO-199) Tippecanoe was deployed to East Timor as part of the Australian-led INTERFET peacekeeping taskforce from 16 to Read More

USNS Millinocket – June 18, 2017

June 18, 2017 | History | Military | United States

USNS Millinocket (T-EPF-3), (formerly JHSV-3), (ex-Fortitude) is the third Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport, which is part of the United States Military Sealift Command and was built in Mobile, Alabama. USNS Millinocket (T-EPF-3) On 30 May 2012, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced in Fall River, Massachusetts that the third Expeditionary Fast Transport, previously having Read More

USS Sterett – June 18, 2017

June 18, 2017 | History | United States

The USS Sterett (DDG-104) is a Flight IIA Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer of the United States Navy.The USS Sterett is the fourth ship of the U.S. Navy to be named after Andrew Sterett, a U.S. naval officer who fought in the Quasi-War and the Barbary Wars. USS Sterett at Alava Pier Subic Bay(DDG-104) The Read More