Navy receives USS Little Rock

Shipbuilder Fincantieri Marinette Marine has delivered  the future USS Little Rock, a Freedom variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), to the US Navy. The Little Rock—completed last summer and is expected to be commissioned into service in December—is the Navy’s 11th LCS … More »

2017 John Lyman Book Award Winner

Atglen, PA— Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. announced that Privateers of the Revolution: War on the New Jersey Coast, 1775-1783 has been awarded the prestigious 2017 John Lyman Book Award for the U.S. Maritime History category. The award is presented by the … More »

San Diego Padres adopt “Aquaflage”

The Padres obtained permission from the Navy Trademark Licensing office within the Office of Naval Research to use the Navy’s blue camouflage digital pattern on their player jerseys, according to a release from ONR. That pattern, known affectionately as “aquaflage” … More »