This great image shows the progress being made on the Navy’s first brand new destroyer design in decades, the USS Zumalt (DDG-100), as she is built at Bath Iron Works in Maine. That’s Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert standing in front of the ship. He and a handful of other dignataries were in Bath to celebrate the start of work on the second ZUmwalt class ship, DDG-1002.
Click through the jump to see a pic of the very first work being done on DDG-1002.
Click here to see DDG-1000’s keel laying ceremony a few months ago.