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LCS 21 launch

BAE Jacksonville gets $25 million LCS 21 PSA award

BAE Systems Jacksonville Ship Repair LLC, Jacksonville, Fla., has been awarded a $25,079,996 cost-plus-award-fee modification on to exercise an option to previously awarded contract N00024-20-C-2320 for the accomplishment of post shakedown availability

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HII names new EVP communications

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has named Brooke Hart executive vice president, communications. She will succeed Jerri Dickseski, who will retire on September 1 after nearly 31 years of service. Hart will be

Sponsor swings bottle to christen LPD 28

Ingalls christens LPD 28

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) reports that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened amphibious transport dock Fort Lauderdale (LPD 28) on August 21. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the christening was livestreamed, and