Littoral Combat Ship

  • Capt. Duane Ashton, the program manager for unmanned systems in the Navy\'s program executive office for Littoral Combat Ships. He joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss the new device and how it furthers Navy\'s trend toward using more unmanned vessels.

    October 21, 2011
  • Lockheed Martin and Austal Limited will each build ten ships. Rear Admiral David Lewis, the Navy\'s Program Executive Officer for Ships, explains why that was necessary.

    January 24, 2011
  • The Navy awarded two different companies two separate contracts to build the same ship. Lockheed Martin\'s Vice President of Business Development of Lockheed Martin\'s Mission Systems and Sensors business explains the science behind their ship

    January 04, 2011
  • The Navy has delayed awarding a contract to build 20 Littoral Combat ships.

    December 14, 2010
  • Rival teams from Lockheed Martin and Austal USA have been waiting all year to see which of their designs would be chosen for the U.S. Navy\'s Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) competition. Now, if the Navy gets permission from the lame-duck Congress, the winner could be: both.

    November 04, 2010
  • We continue our series on the Defense Value Engineering Achievement Awards with a look at Littoral Combat Ship Mission Modules with program manager, Capt. Michael Good.

    May 04, 2010