Seventh Littoral Mission Vessel Launched


The seventh of eight Littoral Mission Vessels designed and built for the Republic of Singapore Navy was launched at ST Engineering’s Benoi Yard on 18 August 2018. Designated Dauntless, the vessel was named and launched in accordance with naval traditions by its Lady Sponsor, Mrs Heng Hwee Nee, the wife of Singapore’s Minister for Finance, Mr Heng Swee Keat, who was guest of honour at the event. The keel for the final LMV, scheduled for launch in 1Q2019, was laid in April this year.

View the press release here.

A group photo with Mr Heng Swee Keat (in red tie) in front of Dauntless.
Mr Heng Swee Keat (in red tie) and Mrs Heng Hwee Nee (on his left) engaging with students during the lunch reception.