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What does LHD stand for?

LHD stands for Multipurpose Amphibious Assault Ship

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From the "bridge" at NCAMS, Buss could talk directly to the commanding officer of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1), the flagship for BA12, and any of the other operational commanders via Voice over Secure IP (VoSIP), part of the robust Digital Radio Management System.
The Marines are asking for each MPFF squadron to be made up of 14 ships: two LHA(R) general purpose amphibious assault ships, one LHD multipurpose amphibious assault ship, three large medium-speed roll-on/roll-off ships, three modified T-AKE dry cargo and ammunition logistics ships, three mobile landing platforms as well as two T-AK sealift ships from the current pre-positioning forces.
3 million contract modification on 2 July for continuation of work toward the construction of an eighth Wasp-class large-deck multipurpose amphibious assault ship.