PASCAGOULA, Miss. (NNS) -- The Navy christened the amphibious assault ship, America (LHA 6), during a ceremony Oct. 20 in Pascagoula, Miss. A recording of the ceremony can be viewed on the U.S. Navy's Livestream Channel at www.livestream.com/usnavy.
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (June 5, 2012) Tugboats guide the amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) America (LHA 6) to her berthing place at Ingalls Shipbuilding. The Ingalls-built amphibious transport dock ship Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Arlington (LPD 24) can be seen in the background. America will be christened Oct. 20. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy of Ingalls Shipbuilding/Released)