On First Outing, Navy's New Zumwalt-Class Stealth Destroyer Helps Save Fishing Boat Skipper

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The Navy’s new stealthy super-destroyer, the soon to be named USS Zumwalt (DDG-1000) , already has something to be proud of even though it just left port on its first set of sea trials last week. Early Saturday morning the intimidating-looking surface combatant assisted in a rescue operation of a nearby fishing boat skipper that fell gravely ill.