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- Freedom's Just Another Word â€¦. // National Journal;5/14/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 20, preceding p1433
Reports on the efforts of U.S. chief of naval operations Admiral Vern Clark in pushing forward the name U.S.S. Freedom for the Navy's first innovative Littoral Combat Ship designed to face mines, suicide bomb boats and shore-based missiles in shallow coastal waters.
- 'SEA POWER 21' INTERNATIONAL PARTNERSHIP FOR THE COMMON GOOD. // Naval Forces;2004, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p22
Discusses the article "Sea Power 21: Projecting Decisive Joint Capabilities," authored by U.S. Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Vernon E. Clark. Emphasis on the fundamental concepts namely, Sea Strike, Sea Shield and Sea Basing; Outline of a new global concept of operations called the Fleet...
- Lockheed Martin LCS Team Lays Keel on Nation's First Littoral Combat Ship. // Welding Journal;Aug2005, Vol. 84 Issue 8, p10
Reports that the keel has been laid for Freedom, the first littoral combat ship (LCS), by the Lockheed Martin LCS team. Authentication of the keel by Birgit Smith, Vern Clark and welder Jim Renner of the U.S. Navy; Design of the LCS to defeat enemy threats in shallow coastal waters.
- INTERCEPTS. // Sea Power;May2004, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p6
Presents comments made by U.S. Navy officials on the department's budget and its shipbuilding technology. Justification made by Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thomas H. Collins on the increase in the budget proposal for 2005; Defense of the DD(X) shipbuilding technology by Chief of Naval...
- LITTORAL COMBAT SHIP(LCS). Kreisher, Otto // Naval Forces;2009, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p26
The article discusses the construction problems of the Navy's Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) in the U.S. It explores the functions and significance of the LCS programme, and recalls the history of the programme which was initiated by Admiral Vern Clark in 2002. It outlines the complaint of...
- Navy plans to Develop LCS Fleet with 'Lightening Speed.' Truver, Scott C. // Sea Power;May2003, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p15
Focuses on the development of various Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) of the U.S. Navy. Techniques used by the Navy to design the LCS; Improvement in the warfare capabilities of the Navy; Creation of enhance weapons system. INSET: Navy Explores Exotic Shapes, Materials For LCS.
- ONE SHIP CAN'T DO IT ALL. // Naval Forces;2004, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p40
Focuses on the U.S. Navy's Surface Combatant Family of Ships, a program that will create several new classes of surface warships while upgrading existing ships and their combat capability. Inclusion of the next-generation destroyer, DD(X), the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) and the next-generation...
- CNO Announces Plans to Align the Fleet. // All Hands;Dec2001, Issue 1016, p13
Discusses the plan of United States Navy Chief of Naval Operations Vern Clark to align the fleet in order to allow it to effectively achieve its primary mission.
- A Focus on Future Readiness. Fanning, Timothy O. // Sea Power;Mar2003, Vol. 46 Issue 3, p5
Comments on the speech of U.S. Chief of Naval Operations Administrator Vern Clark about accomplishments of the fleet. Validation of assessment on performance of naval personnel; Focus of the administration; Commitment to rebuild the U.S. armed forces.