USS FORT LAUDERDALE
LPD 28
  
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The Fort Lauderdale (LPD 28) is the 12th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship and is named in honor of city of Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

October 13, 2017 The keel authentication ceremony for the future USS Fort Lauderdale was held at Huntington Ingalls Industries, Ingalls Operations shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi.

March 28, 2020 The Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Fort Lauderdale was launched from a floating dry-dock and moored at Ingalls West Bank Yard East Wharf.