Date set for commissioning of new Navy ship in Buffalo.

By October 23, 2017Uncategorized

From The Navy Times…

Date set for commissioning of new Navy ship in Buffalo.
By: The Associated Press

BUFFALO, N.Y. — A date has been set for the commissioning of a new Navy warship in Buffalo later this year.

The USS Little Rock commissioning committee received word Wednesday from the ship’s commander that the $360 million vessel known as a littoral combat ship will be commissioned Dec. 16 at Canalside on Buffalo’s Lake Erie waterfront.

It will be the first time in the Navy’s 242-year history that a new ship will be commissioned alongside its namesake.  Read the full story here.