LCS 30
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The Canberra (LCS 30) is the 15th ship in the Independence-class littoral combat ships and the second ship in the U.S. Navy named in honor of the city of Canberra, Australia.

March 10, 2020 The keel authentication ceremony for the future USS Canberra was held at the Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Ala.

March 29, 2021 The Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Canberra exited the assembly bay #5 at Austal's facility for the first time and was transported down river, while sitting on a deck barge, to BAE Systems Southeast shipyard's floating dry-dock; Launched on March 30.

June 5, PCU Canberra was christened during a 12 p.m. CST ceremony at Austal USA shipyard in Mobile, Alabama. Senator the Honourable Marise A. Payne, the Australian Minister of Foreign Affairs, is the ship's sponsor.