Category Archives: Keel Authentication Ceremonies

Keel Laid for First DDG 1000 Destroyer

From Program Executive Office, Ships Public Affairs BATH, Maine (NNS) — The U.S. Navy laid the keel for its first Zumwalt-class destroyer (DDG 1000), Nov. 17, at General Dynamics-Bath Iron Works shipyard in Bath, Maine. While keel laying was once … Continue reading

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Navy Lays Keel for PCU Minnesota

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. May 20, 2011 – The Navy celebrated a key milestone on May 20, with the keel laying of PCU Minnesota (SSN 783) at Huntington Ingalls Industries – Newport News Shipbuilding (HII –NNS) in Newport News, Va. In … Continue reading

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