The U.S. Navy christened its ninth expeditionary fast transport vessel, USNS City of Bismarck,... http://ift.tt/2rkeAVc

The U.S. Navy christened its ninth expeditionary fast transport vessel, USNS City of Bismarck, during a ceremony at Austal’s Mobile, Alabama shipyard, on May 14.

USNS City of Bismarck is the ninth of overall 12 EPF vessels Austal is contracted to build for the U.S. Navy.

Austal USA has delivered eight EPF so far, with five now deployed by the United States Military Sealift Command.


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