Littoral Combat Ship Squadron 1 Story Archive

Milestone MQ-8C Fire Scout Initial Operational Test and Evaluation Complete  (9 July 2018)
USS Coronado (LCS 4) and Air Test and Evaluation Squadron 1 (VX-1) completed the first comprehensive Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) for the MQ-8C Fire Scout, June 29.
USS Montgomery (LCS 8) Completes Combat System Ship Qualification Trials  (17 July 2018)
Sailors aboard the Independence variant littoral combat ship USS Montgomery (LCS 8) successfully completed Combat System Ship Qualification Trials (CSSQT), July 1.
Future USS Tulsa Arrives in San Diego   (22 November 2018)
The Independence variant littoral combat ship Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Tulsa (LCS 16) arrived at Naval Base San Diego, Nov. 21, after completing the ship's maiden voyage from the Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Alabama.
USS Omaha Blue Crew Conducts Change of Command  (13 December 2018)
Cmdr. John Barrientos assumed command of USS Omaha (LCS 12) Blue Crew from Cmdr. Michael Toth, who completed a successful 27-month command tour.
USS Tulsa Change of Command  (30 April 2019)
The Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Tulsa (LCS 16) held a change of command on the ship's flight deck while pierside at Naval Base San Diego, Apr. 29.

< 2 of 2