Navy Retains 8 Anti-Mine Ships After 3 Decommissioned

The U.S. Navy decommissioned its Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship USS Ardent (MCM 12) during a ceremony at Naval Base San Diego, last week, and it will be officially decommissioned this Wednesday. The Navy also decommissioned Ardent’s sister ships USS Champion (MCM 4) and USS Scout (MCM 8) during similar ceremonies last week. Eight mine countermeasures … Continue reading Navy Retains 8 Anti-Mine Ships After 3 Decommissioned