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Report: Navy to Deploy Littoral Combat Ships, Expeditionary Fast Transports to Support Southcom Operations

The U.S. Navy has decided to deploy Littoral Combat Ships and Spearhead-class expeditionary fast transport vessels instead of reactivating Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigates to support U.S. Southern Command operations, USNI News reported Monday. Navy Secretary Richard Spencer asked Adm. John Richardson, chief of naval operations, to send at least four LCS and T-EPF units to …

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USCG Vice Commandant Charles Michel Promoted to Admiral Rank

The U.S. Coast Guard promoted Vice Commandant Charles Michel to the rank of admiral  during a ceremony held Wednesday at the Coast Guard headquarters in a move to follow the leadership structure of other services. As vice commandant, Michel leads the Coast Guard’s senior operational and mission support commanders and headquarters …

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