September 23, 2023
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Street Smarts: Navy takes possession of USS Santa Barbara combat ship


Just in time for Old Spanish Days Fiesta, the future USS Santa Barbara has been delivered to the Navy for final outfitting. The ship was officially turned over in a document signing ceremony on July 21. The ceremony took place at Austal USA’s shipyard in Mobile, Alabama. The Santa Barbara-designate is the 16th in a…


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