5th National Security Cutter, James, completes acceptance trials

5th National Security Cutter, James, completes acceptance trials
The fifth Ingalls-built U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, James sea trials. Photo by Lance Davis/Huntington Ingalls Industries PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The fifth National Security Cutter, James, successfully completed several days of rigorous acceptance trials Thursday to ensure the cutter meets its contractual requirements and is ready for delivery to the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard and the U.S....

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, 4th National Security Cutter, completes acceptance trials

Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton, 4th National Security Cutter, completes acceptance trials
PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The fourth National Security Cutter, Hamilton, successfully completed several days of rigorous acceptance trials Thursday to ensure the cutter meets its contractual requirements and is ready for delivery to the Coast Guard. The Hamilton, which will be home ported in Charleston, South Carolina, conducted the acceptance trials in Pascagoula, Mississippi, and at sea in the Gulf of...