posted on Jun, 4 2004 @ 03:29 AM
On 27 May 2004, the Department of Defense announced that Lockheed Martin Corporation – Maritime Systems & Sensors, Moorestown, N.J. ($46,501,821) and
General Dynamics - Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine ($78,798,188) were each awarded contract options for final system design with options for detail
design and construction of up to two Flight 0 Littoral Combat Ships.
Navy beefing up before the funding runs out it seems. Looks to be part of the fast reactionary forces aka Leviathon.