Littoral Combat Ship Helps the Homeless in Montreal

A group of sailors from the littoral combat ship USS Little Rock (LCS 9) participated in a community outreach event in Montreal, Canada Feb. 23. Sailors volunteered at the Welcome Hall Mission where they assisted with daily operations by bagging groceries, building chairs and packaging food for the homeless, single parents and at-risk youth. One of the volunteers, Operations Specialist First Class Petty Officer Aaron Huckabaa said, “It was nice to give back to the community. Especially since the people of Montreal have been so welcoming and kind, as a…

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FS Forbin in Montreal PQ for Remembrance Day November 10-15

Google Translation Forbin’s main mission is air defense. This mission brings together two very distinct tasks: Ensure the protection of a force (naval, amphibious and even civilian) against the air threats posed by aircraft and their weapon systems, including supersonic anti-ship missiles. Provide command and coordination of air operations from the sea, including those involving foreign or Air Force aircraft. The frigate’s capabilities in other areas of struggle also guarantee his ability to fulfill missions of a very diverse nature: (securing a maritime zone, controlling commercial traffic, evacuating nationals. [smartslider3 slider=15]…

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