Navy’s Second Zumwalt-Destroyer Completes Acceptance Trials in Maine

The U.S. Navy's second next-generation destroyer, the future USS Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001), has successfully completed acceptance trials off the U.S. northeast this month, the latest milestone in the lead up to the ship's delivery later this year from Bath Iron Works. The U.S. Navy said its Board of Inspection and Survey reviewed the ship and its crew during a series of … [Read more...]

USS Fitzgerald Headed to Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula for Repairs

U.S. defense contractor Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced Wednesday that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been selected to repair the guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) at its shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi when it returns to United States for repairs.  Earlier this month the U.S. Navy issued a tender seeking a commercial … [Read more...]