In zumwalt’s absence, naval fire support fell to the older ship

The U.S. Navy in the early 2000s envisioned the DDG-1000 Zumwalt-class stealth destroyer as the primary platform for its future naval surface fire support.That is, shelling enemy beaches.But zumwalt failed.The Navy reduced the number of ships in the class from 32 to just three because of rising costs and complexity.Now the Navy is left with… Read more In zumwalt’s absence, naval fire support fell to the older ship