BALTIMORE -- What's a ride like in the Navy's largest and most sophisticated new destroyer? Capt. James Kirk compares it to "a really souped-up sport utility vehicle."
"It's not like a Ferrari, bu...
THE NAVY’S NEWEST DESTROYER, THE USS ZUMWALT, is commanded by Captain James Kirk. No word on whether his middle name is Tiberius.
The U.S. Navy officer is listed as "prospective commanding officer" of the newly launched USS Zumwalt.
Capt. James Kirk has set off on a bold mission to seek out new life, explore strange new worlds and boldly go where no man has gone before – as commander of the U.S. Navy’s most advanced destroyer.
On Monday, the U.S. Navy launched its radically futuristic new stealth destroyer – the USS Zumwalt. The ship is captained by the aptly-named Capt. James Kirk, and the first Zumwalt-class destroyer in operation. The Navy expects to u...