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The US Navy selects Fincantieri design for next-generation frigate

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WASHINGTON – The U.S. Navy’s newest surface combatant has Italian heritage, the Navy announced Thursday. In a major win for Wisconsin’s Marinette Marine shipyard, the Navy selected Fincantieri’s so-called FREMM design, an acronym that stands for “European multi-purpose frigate,” in its original Italian. The shipyard, which is also on the hook for building the remaining […]