Large deck amphibious warships are superior combat ready, warfighting platforms. They are built to sail into harm’s way and serve as a cornerstone of America’s ability to project power.
There are currently not enough U.S. Navy amphibious warships to cover the vital regions around the world, due to a shortage of these ships. Find out why here.
General James Amos, former Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, referred to U.S. Navy amphibious warships as the “Swiss Army Knife” of all naval ships, as well as the “most utilitarian.” Here is why.