Sometimes, You Just Need a Really Tough Frigate
War Is Boring

The basic concept being simple and already in production is sound. But I’m betting the Navy would not be pleased with a crew size of 121 men. I’m thinking that it might be easier to copy a foreign design and build it here. That or granting Ingalls a chance of a redesign to cut the crew. But watch out, the cost is already $ 735 million.