Details of the christening have not yet been announced.
The U.S. Navy announced that the DDG 130 will be named for Hospital Corpsman Master Chief William Charette.
Work will include engineering and technical assistance for new Arleigh Burkes, also known as DDG 51s.
The U.S. Navy will name a future littoral combat ship the USS Augusta in honor of the state's capital.
The second of three Zumwalt-class so-called stealth destroyers built at Bath Iron Works will be commissioned Saturday.
One of two engines on the USS Michael Monsoor must be replaced after turbine blades were damaged during acceptance trials.
The future USS Thomas Hudner (DDG 116) successfully completed four days of builder's trials.
The Department of Defense on Wednesday awarded Bath Iron Works an $87.2 million follow-on contract.
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