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January 13, 2021
New Orleans, La. – Textron Systems’ Ship-to-Shore Connector (SSC) continues to undergo testing, after a successful fall 2020 fly-away of its first two next-generation Landing Craft, Air Cushion (LCAC) vehicles, SSC crafts 100 and 101.
January 7, 2021
At Textron Systems, our people make what we do possible. The journey from design to delivery of the first two Ship-to-Shore Connectors (SSC) highlights the team’s tireless dedication to our customers day in and day out – and it’s one that doesn’t end when the work day does.
September 9, 2020
New Orleans, La. – Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today the successful fly-away of its first two next-generation air cushion vehicles, Ship-to-Shore Connector (SSC) Craft 100 and LCAC 101, on September 2.
August 27, 2020
Textron Systems Corporation announced today the successful delivery of its second next-generation air cushion vehicle, Ship to Shore Connector (SSC) LCAC 101, to the U.S. Navy on August 27.
April 27, 2020
Textron Systems was recently awarded the follow-on contract by the Navy to build 15 additional SSCs and continue as the program’s sole source production partner.
March 9, 2020
Textron Systems delivered its first next-generation air cushion vehicle, Ship to Shore Connector (SSC), Craft 100 to the U.S. Navy on February 6.
December 17, 2019
New Orleans, La. – Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) business, announced today the successful completion by its first next-generation landing craft, Ship-to-Shore Connector (SSC), Craft 100 of the U.S. Navy’s Acceptance Trials after completing a series of in-port and underway demonstrations on December 6.
June 28, 2016
On December 26, 2004, the Indian Ocean tsunami rocked Indonesia and other parts of Southeast Asia. Thousands were left homeless, with no food, water or medical supplies. On January 10, 2005, Textron Systems Marine & Land Systems’ Landing Craft, Air Cushion (LCAC) was able to help in relief efforts to Meulabah, a town on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.
April 22, 2015
Procurement part of Industrial Regional Benefits obligations on the Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle program
April 13, 2015
Textron Systems Marine & Land Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) business, announced today it has been awarded a $84,087,095 contract option from the U.S. Navy Naval Sea Systems Command for two next-generation Landing Craft, Air Cushion (LCAC) vehicles and associated technical manuals as part of the Ship-to-Shore Connector (SSC) program. Marine & Land Systems will assemble crafts 102 and 103 at its New Orleans Shipyard. Deliveries are expected in the fourth quarter of 2019.