MILITARY PHOTOS: Current Index  2013 Index  2012 Index  2011 Index  2010 Index  2009 Index  2008 Index  2007 Index  2006 Index

JHSV-1 USNS Spearhead


Posted 12/12/2014

GULF OF MEXICO (April 19, 2012) The Military Sealift Command joint high-speed vessel USNS Spearhead (JHSV 1), the first of 10 Navy joint high-speed vessels designed for rapid intra-theater transport of troops and military equipment, conducts builder's trials. The 338-foot-long aluminum catamarans are designed to be fast, flexible and maneuverable even in austere ports, making them ideal for transporting troops and equipment quickly within a theater of operations. (U.S. Navy photo Courtesy Austal USA)


< Previous Photo: Hook Down
Next Photo: Aggression Exercise >


Send Link to a Friend
Comment    



 Latest
 News
 
 Most
 Read
 
 Most
 Commented
 Hot
 Topics