Coming This Fall: A Look At A 40-Knot Strategic Lift Ship

Klamper, Amy
July 2004
Sea Power;Jul2004, Vol. 47 Issue 7, p7
Reports on the request of the U.S. Navy's Fleet Readiness Logistics office to the Naval Sea Systems Command to assess the feasibility of a Rapid Strategic Lift Ship especially designed for the high-speed transport of helicopters to world trouble spots. Navy's search for ways to expedite operations involving the Marine Corps CH-35 heavy-lift helicopter; Ship capabilities.


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