News: Republic of Singapore Navy Launches Naming Competition for Eight New Vessels

In order to better ensure Singapore’s seaward defence and protect our maritime interests, the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) has commissioned eight new Littoral Mission Vessels (LMVs). These vessels, constructed here in Singapore, can be quickly configured to address a wide range of mission requirements; ranging from search and rescue operations to naval combat. These additions to the RSN’s fleet are just awaiting one vital piece of detail that would complete their induction – names. In RSN tradition, the public is invited to be a part of the legacy by naming the Navy’s future Littoral Mission Vessels. Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen (R) and Chief Of Navy, Rear-Admiral Lai Chung Han (L) at the launch of the Navy’s LMV naming…

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