The expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Spearhead (T-EPF-1) deployed to Central and South America in January 2017 to support Continuing Promise, and again from July to late October 2017 as part of Southern Partnership Station.
Commissioning/Construction/Naming of U.S. Navy and U.S. Coast Guard Ships By Date
City of Bismarck (T-EPF-9)—Keel laid at Austal.
Puerto Rico (T-EPF-11)—Start of fabrication at Austal.
Midgett (WMSL-757)—Keel authenticated at Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding.
Lyndon B. Johnson (DDG-1002)—Keel laid at Bath Iron Works.
Rafael Peralta (DDG-115)—Delivered and placed in Commission, Special.
Bailey Barco (WPC-1122)—Delivered and placed in Commission, Special.
Tulsa (LCS-16)—Christened at Austal.
Frank E. Petersen Jr. (DDG-121)—Keel authenticated at Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding.
Kimball (WMSL-756)—Christened at Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding.