Aboard the Navy’s new Zumwalt Class Destroyer, Defense One‘s Kevin Baron notes:
“It doesn’t look like a ship. It doesn’t even feel like a ship.
The hallways are too wide. The ceilings are incredibly high. There’s barely an outdoor deck. No bridge tower. No lookout crow’s nests. Flat-screen TV mounts are everywhere. In fact, the only sign that this is a ship are the steep deck ladders and “knee-knocker” air lock doorways sailors and ironworkers duck through from bow to stern.”
The U.S. Navy is accelerating research and technology programs aimed at preparing the fleet to...
by Tactical-Life / Nov 22, 2013