US Navy's stealthy new destroyer Zumwalt christened in Maine with bottles of Champagne

  • Article by: ALANNA DURKIN , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 12, 2014 - 2:40 PM

BATH, Maine — The U.S. Navy on Saturday christened the first ship of its newest class of destroyers, a more than $3 billion, 610-foot-long warship sporting advanced technology and a stealthy shape designed to minimize its visibility on enemy radar and reduce the size of its crew.

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