LPD-17 San Antonio Class: The USA’s New Amphibious Ships

LPD-17 San Antonio Class: The USA’s New Amphibious Ships

LPD-17 cutaway (click to view full) LPD-17 San Antonio class amphibious assault support vessels are just entering service with the US Navy, and 11 ships of this class are eventually slated to replace up to 41 previous ships. Much like their smaller predecessors, their...
LPD-17 San Antonio Class: The USA’s New Amphibious Ships

NH90: Europe’s Medium Helicopter Gets New Order Despite Issues

NH90: TTH & NFH (click to view full) The NH90 emerged from a requirement that created a NATO helicopter development and procurement agency in 1992 and, at almost the same time, established NH Industries (62.5% EADS Eurocopter, 32.5% AgustaWestland, and 5% Stork...