Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2028
Total Production: 20
Origin: United States of America
Parent System: FFG(X)
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2028
Total Production: 20
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Description: The US Navy FFG(X) is a guided-missile, multipurpose frigate program slated as the follow-on to the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) program. The new surface combatant will be equipped with the COMBATSS-21 combat management system, a fixed phased array radar, AN/SLQ-61 towed array sonar, AN/SQS-62 variable depth sonar, AN/SQQ-89F underwater warfare system and CEC Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC). The FFG(X) weapon system will include a new long-range anti-ship missile (LRASM?), ESSM Block 2 surface-to-air missiles, Standard SM-6 long-range surface-to-air missiles, SeaRam close-range air defense system and Mk 110 57mm naval gun. As of early 2018 several teams are placing their bids for the FFG(X) program with a contract awarded expected in fiscal year 2020. The US Navy plans call for the procurement of 20 FFG(X) ships beginning by the end of the 2020s and following through the end of the 2030s.

FFG(X) Specifications

Number of Aircraft: 2
Main Gun Caliber: 57 millimeter
Full Displacement: 6,000 ton
CEP: Circular Error Probable
Meters (m)   Kilometers (km)   Nautic Miles (nm)   Inch (in)   Yard (yd)   Foot (ft)   Millimeter (mm)
Pound (lb)   Kilogram (kg)   kN (KiloNewton)   Ton (t)
Meters per Second (mps)   Kilometers per Hour (kph)   Knot (kt)   Miles per Hour (mph)
Liter (l)   Galon (gl)
Year (yr)   Minutes (min)   Second (sec)
Shaft-Horse-Power (shp)

FFG(X) News

There are 4 news between
23 Aug 2016 and 19 Mar 2019
Tuesday, March 19, 2019US Navy EASR Radar to Enter Live Testing
Friday, June 1, 2018US Navy Selects NSM Missile for LCS and FFG(X) Surface Combatants
Friday, February 16, 2018US Navy Awards Contracts for FFG(X) Frigate Conceptual Design
Tuesday, August 23, 2016COMBATSS-21 Open Architecture Combat Management System Selected for US Navy Frigates

Operators & Related Equipment


Grand Total 201
Cannons & Gear
Mk 110 Mod 0x1
Mk 41 Strike Lengthx32
Defensive Weapons
Standard SM-6 Block I
Standard SM-6 Block IA
Offensive Weapons
Protection Systems
Sensor Systems
Support Aircraft
MH-60R Strikehawkx1
MQ-8C Fire Scoutx1

FFG(X) Ship Listing

SerialNameStatusLaunch DateCommissionDecommission
1 -2028-
2 -2029-
3 -2030-
4 -2030-
5 -2031-
6 -2031-
7 -2032-
8 -2032-
9 -2033-
10 -2033-
11 -2034-
12 -2034-
13 -2035-
14 -2035-
15 -2036-
16 -2036-
17 -2037-
18 -2037-
19 -2038-
20 -2038-

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