HII won a contract for the modernization period planning of Zumwalt-class guided missile destroyers, USS Zumwalt (DDG 1000) and USS Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001).
Tag Archives : Zumwalt-class
08 Nov 2022
The trio of Zumwalt-class guided-missile destroyers could each field up to a dozen hypersonic missiles, with the first ship ready for testing in 2025...
30 Aug 2022
Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has announced that it has received a contract from the U.S. Navy to begin availability of combat systems for the Zumwalt-class destroyer Lyndon B. Johnson (DDG 1002).
08 Jun 2022
At over 15,000 tons the Zumwalt Class are large by destroyer standards. Although there is ...
19 May 2022
A Naval News reader has tipped us off with the first artwork of the Conventional Prompt Strike (CPS) hypersonic missile on the DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class stealth destroyers.
09 May 2022
The USMC landed an AH-1Z “Viper” attack helicopter and a UH-1Y “Venom” utility and command and control helicopter on Zumwalt-class destroyer.
25 Apr 2022
The U.S. Navy has confirmed that the three stealthy DDG 1000 Zumwalt destroyers’ inactive and never-fired 155mm Advanced Gun Systems (AGS) will be removed for the installation of the Conventional Prompt Strike (CPS) hypersonic missile...
21 Apr 2022
The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon a $483 million contract to activate, maintain and modernize Zumwalt-class destroyers, with options totaling $1.68 billion over five years.
16 Feb 2022
Images have surfaced on Chinese Social Media, subsequently shared on Twitter, which appear to show ...