Monday, January 28, 2019
use Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001)
Maritime News

U.S. Navy Commissions Second Zumwalt-Class Destroyer, USS Michael Monsoor

The U.S. Navy has commissioned its second of three Zumwalt-class destroyers, named USS Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001), at Naval Air Station North Island, California. Zumwalt-class destroyers are the most lethal...

January 28, 2019
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Monday, December 10, 2018
future USS Lyndon B. Johnson (DDG 1002) launched
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U.S. Navy’s Third and Final Zumwalt Destroyer Launched at Bath Iron Works

The third and final vessel in the U.S. Navy Zumwalt-class stealth destroyer program was launched Sunday at the General Dyanamics Bath Iron Works shipyard in Bath, Maine. Like the two other ships...

December 10, 2018
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Monday, February 5, 2018
Maritime News

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...

February 5, 2018
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Tuesday, January 31, 2017
News

Bath Iron Works Lays Keel for U.S. Navy’s Third and Final Zumwalt Destroyer

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine has laid the keel of the third and final ship in the U.S. Navy’s Zumwalt-class of high-tech and high-powered destroyers. The future...

January 31, 2017
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Tuesday, November 22, 2016
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USS Zumwalt Breaks Down in Panama Canal

The U.S. Navy’s newest and most high-tech destroyer is stuck in Panama after suffering an engineering casualty during a transit of the Panama Canal.  A U.S. Navy statement obtained by USNI...

November 22, 2016
Total Views: 29

Friday, October 28, 2016
USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) Flyover
Navy

8 Interesting Facts About DDG1000 – US Navy’s Ship From The Future

By Katie Lange – The US Navy’s newest technologically advanced destroyer, the USS Zumwalt, is the talk of the town throughout the Defense Department. It’s the first ship to be commissioned in...

October 28, 2016
Total Views: 60

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
Interesting

Ship Photos of the Day – 15 Great Photos of the USS Zumwalt in Baltimore

As you may have heard the U.S. Navy’s newest and most technologically advanced destroyer, USS Zumwalt, was commissioned into service in Baltimore this past weekend while in town for the...

October 18, 2016
Total Views: 38

Monday, October 17, 2016
News

U.S. Navy Commissions Its Biggest and Baddest Destroyer Ever

The U.S. Navy’s biggest and most technologically advanced warship, USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), was put into service Saturday during a commissioning ceremony at Baltimore Fleet Week.  The multi-billion dollar Zumwalt is the...

October 17, 2016
Total Views: 23

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Maritime News

U.S. Navy’s New High Tech Destroyer Suffers ‘Engineering Casualty’

The U.S. Navy’s new high tech destroyer has been sidelined for repairs after suffering a seawater leak in its propulsion system less than a month before its expected commissioning. The U.S....

September 21, 2016
Total Views: 15

Thursday, September 8, 2016
Maritime News

The U.S. Navy’s Largest, Most Expensive, and Most Advanced Destroyer Ever Leaves Shipyard

The future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), the largest and most technologically advanced destroyer ever built for the U.S. Navy, has departed Bath Iron Works shipyard where it has been under...

September 8, 2016
Total Views: 144

Friday, May 20, 2016
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The U.S. Navy Has Taken Delivery of Its Most Advanced Destroyer Ever

The Navy on Friday accepted delivery of the future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000), the lead ship of the Navy’s next-generation multi-mission surface destroyers. DDG 1000 is designed for operations in the...

May 20, 2016
Total Views: 211

Friday, March 25, 2016
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Photos: Zumwalt Returns from Snowy Sea Trials

The future guided-missile destroyer USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) returned from Atlantic Ocean on Thursday after completing its second round of sea trials off the coast of Maine. These photos, taken...

March 25, 2016
Total Views: 88

Friday, February 12, 2016
Maritime News

U.S. Touts ‘Batman’ Destroyer as Obama Courts Asean Leaders

By David Tweed and Toluse Olorunnipa (Bloomberg) — U.S. officials are looking to superheroes in their quest to preserve Asia’s postwar security order in the face of an increasingly assertive...

February 12, 2016
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Wednesday, January 6, 2016
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WATCH: U.S. Navy’s New Zumwalt Destroyer in Portland Harbor

Video from Maine Imaging Photography showing the U.S. Navy’s Zumwalt (DDG-1000) entering Portland Harbor following sea trials in December. The Zumwalt is the first of three planned Zumwalt-class stealth destroyers...

January 6, 2016
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Saturday, December 12, 2015
Maritime News

The U.S. Navy’s New $3 Billion Stealth Destroyer, PCU Zumwalt (DDG 1000), Rescues Fisherman at Sea

The crew aboard the U.S. Navy’s newest and most technologically advanced destroyer came to the rescue of an ailing fisherman off the coast of Maine on Saturday.  The U.S. Coast...

December 12, 2015
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Thursday, December 10, 2015
Maritime News

Ahoy, the Navy’s New $4 Billion Experiment

(Bloomberg View) — The U.S. Navy’s newest destroyer did something amazing this week: It floated. As absurd as it sounds, it was worth finding out whether this $4-billion-plus boondoggle is...

December 10, 2015
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Tuesday, December 8, 2015
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WATCH: First Footage of Future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) at Sea

The future USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) departed the General Dynamics Bath Iron Works shipyard in Maine on Monday for its first at-sea tests and trials in the Atlantic Ocean. Here...

December 8, 2015
Total Views: 22

Monday, December 7, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – U.S. Navy’s New Stealth Destroyer DDG 1000 Heads to Sea

The U.S. Navy’s new stealth warship DDG 1000 headed down the Kennebec River and out to sea for the time Monday for a series of sea trials. The future USS...

December 7, 2015
Total Views: 9

Thursday, November 5, 2015
Maritime News

General Dynamics Can’t Be Trusted on Zumwalt Destroyer Data, Agency Says

  By Tony Capaccio (Bloomberg) — The Pentagon agency that oversees contracts says it can’t rely on cost and schedule projections from General Dynamics Corp.’s warship unit in a $22...

November 5, 2015
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Monday, September 14, 2015
Interesting

Pentagon Ponders Canceling Last Zumwalt Destroyer

  By Tony Capaccio (Bloomberg) — Pentagon officials are weighing whether to cancel the last of three ships in General Dynamics Corp.’s $22 billion program to build new destroyers even...

September 14, 2015
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