By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The US Navy is naming a new ship after our city.READ MORE: Man In Stable Condition After Being Shot In Terrace Village
The USS Pittsburgh will be the fifth Navy vessel to bear the city’s name.READ MORE: Friends And Family Say Final Goodbyes To Ahmir Tuli
The first vessel was an ironclad gunboat used in the Civil War and the last was a submarine decommissioned in 2019.MORE NEWS: Ex-U.S. Attorney Trying To Help Free Man Convicted Of Killings
The new vessel will be an amphibious warship.