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Only the best shipbuilders in the world can build the finest ships at sea.

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NSC Securing our Nation

National Security Cutters are the flagships of the modern Coast Guard fleet

National Security Cutter

DDG 51 Defending the fleet

Guided missile destroyers can engage targets on, above and below the ocean.

Aegis Destroyers

LHA Command and Control

LHA class assault ships can launch multiple air strikes and amphibious landings.

Amphibious Assault Ships

LPD State of the Art

A modern warship capable of handling the challenges of the 21st Century.

Amphibious Transport Dock
nsc5christening

Ingalls Shipbuilding to Christen NSC 5 James on August 16

The christening for the fifth National Security Cutter James (WMSL 754) is scheduled for August 16, 2014, at Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula, Miss.

Christening website | View NSC 5 Launch Press Release