24 Jun '16, 3pm

The @USNavy christened its newest stealth ship last week. More about DDG 1001:

The Zumwalt-class destroyers are America’s next generation combat ships. The first in a class of three revolutionary U.S. Navy vessels, known as the DDG 1000, was underway for the first time conducting at-sea tests and trials in December 2015. Cutting-edge technologies enable the DDG 1000’s advanced capabilities, provide the ship’s unmatched versatility and dramatically reduce manning requirements. The Zumwalt-class destroyers feature Raytheon technologies and equipment that will benefit the Navy for years to come, most notably the: Total Ship Computing Environment – a single, encrypted network that controls all shipboard computing applications, ranging from the ship’s lights and machinery control to its radars and weapon systems. The TSCE's sailor-centric interface and high degree of automation allow the ship to run more effectively and efficiently. Electronic Modular Enc...

Full article: http://www.raytheon.com/capabilities/products/zumwalt/?WT...

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