Ceremony scheduled for US warship named after Daniel Inouye

  • 2018 March 24 US NAVY PHOTO The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Daniel Inouye, DDG-118, is 44 percent complete in Bath, Maine. Navy photo. DCIM100MEDIADJI_0006.JPG

HONOLULU — Irene Hirano Inouye, the widow of U.S. Sen. Daniel Inouye, will head to Maine in May for the keel-joining ceremony of the $1.5 billion destroyer named for her late-husband, who was a Medal of Honor recipient and legendary Hawaii lawmaker.