April 09 2012
General Dynamics has kicked off construction of the third Zumwalt-class destroyer, reports the U.S. Navy.
Fabrication of DDG-1002 began last week at the general Dynamics Bath Iron Works shipyard in Bath, Maine.
Construction began on the Zumwalt, the first of the class, in February 2009; she is scheduled to be delivered in fiscal year 2014.
Construction on the second ship of the class, Michael Monsoor, began in 2010 with delivery planned in fiscal year 2016. DDG-1002 is...
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