USS CINCINNATI
LCS 20
  
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The Cincinnati (LCS 20) is the tenth ship in the Independence-class littoral combat ships and the fifth ship in the U.S. Navy named in honor of the city of Cincinnati, Ohio.

April 10, 2017 The keel authentication ceremony for the future-USS Cincinnati was held at the Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Ala.

May 5, 2018 The Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Cincinnati was christened during a 10 a.m. CST ceremony at Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Alabama. Penny S. Pritzker, Chicago billionaire and the 38th U.S. Secretary of Commerce, served as sponsor of the ship.