19 ianuarie 2021

Fear of missing out?

defensenews.com

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Navy has halted deliveries of Lockheed Martin’s Freedom-class littoral combat ship , citing a design flaw with the ship ’s transmission. In a statement to Defense News, the Navy pointed to “a material defect” with the ship’s combining gear , a complex transmission that transmits power generated by the ship’s engines to its waterjet propulsion system, and said it is working to design a fix for in-service littoral combat ships while holding off on taking delivery on new [...]