DDG USS Mason Commissioned In Port Canaveral Ceremonies
- Double-Barreled Killer. // Time;1/7/1952, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p13
The article highlights the 5,500-ton U.S.S. Norfolk, the largest destroyer leader which arrived in Camden, New Jersey in January 1952.
- Homeward. // Time;4/7/1923, Vol. 1 Issue 6, p4
The article reports on the refueling of the American flotilla of 20 destroyers in the Near East in April 1923 while awaiting orders to return home.
- Germany is Selling Israel Two Guided Missile Destroyers. // Israel Faxx;12/9/2013, Vol. 21 Issue 242W, p3
The article reports on Israel's acquisition of two guided missile destroyers from Germany for one billion euros each in 2013.
- USS Lassen Commissioned; DDG 95 Will Honor MOH Hero Williams. Burgess, Richard R. // Sea Power;Jul2001, Vol. 44 Issue 7, p21
Focuses on the commissioning ceremonies of the USS Lassen, an Arleigh Burke-class Aegis guided-missile destroyer, in Florida in 2001. Commandant for the ship; Speakers during the commissioning ceremonies; Manufacturer of the destroyer; Helicopter pilot with whom the destroyer was named.
- Stealthy New Look For The Navy. // Popular Mechanics;Aug2002, Vol. 179 Issue 8, p34
Reports on the construction of DDX, a family of destroyers, cruisers and combat ships for the U.S. Navy.
- USS Kidd Declared an AWS Historical Welded Structure. Campbell, Susan // Welding Journal;Aug2003, Vol. 82 Issue 8, p61
Reports on the American Welding Society's designation of the U.S. navy destroyer USS Kidd as a Historical Welded Structure. History of military operations; Damages incurred during the Second World War; Ship restoration.
- On Travel. // Defense Technology International;Oct2011, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p3
A photograph of a sensitive component of the damage-control system of Type 45 destroyer HMS Dauntless is presented.
- Lest We Forget. Wertheim, Eric // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Dec2002, Vol. 128 Issue 12, p94
Focuses on the Fletcher (DD-445)-class destroyer USS Van Valkenburgh (DD-656) that was commissioned on 2 August 1944. Operations performed by Van Valkenburgh at Iwo Jima in February 1945; Assistance provided by Van Valkenburgh to save LST-844; Final decommission of Van Valkenburgh on February 1954.
- USS Zumwalt. Polmar, Norman // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2000, Vol. 126 Issue 8, p87
Features the Zumwalt-class destroyers of the United States Navy. Changes in warship development; Reduction of manning; Increase in firepower and propulsion; Hull design; Distinction between battleships, aircraft carriers and destroyers.