A March 2 report from The Chosun Ilbo stated that only nine orders for new ships were made in January worldwide, six percent of last year's 151 ships, according to the global shipbuilding industry researcher Clarkson.
(Source: The Chosun Ilbo)
Reuters – Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Jonathan Greenert told reporters late on Monday that the Navy would have no choice but to curtail funding for a planned
Austal inform that its USA’s order backlog has grown by approximately US$684-million dollars as a result of two additional Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) contract options
Ms. Virginia A. Kamsky, was chosen to sponsor the ship by Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, and was present at the keel laying ceremony for the fifth Joint High Speed Vessel 'Trenton' (JHSV 5),