The littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) is underway off the coast of Malaysia during a divisional tactics drill as part of Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Malaysia 2013, June 20. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Matthew Olay/Released
USS Freedom Commanding Officer Answers YOUR Questions About LCS-1
We asked for your questions on the Navy’s Facebook page about USS Freedom (LCS 1), which is on her maiden deployment to the Asia-Pacific region. We received a lot of great questions about Freedom and littoral combat ships, which are fast, agile, mission-focused platforms for near-shore and open-ocean operations.
In this blog, Freedom’s commanding officer, Cmdr. Tim Wilke answered five of your questions during CARAT Malaysia 2013.
Cmdr. Wilke’s closing message.
Again, thank you for asking questions about Freedom and joining the conversation about the Navy’s littoral combat ships. Continue the conversation here on the blog by posting your comments below.
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