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Again, Seabees have the opportunity to oversee maintenance and minor projects of US naval facilities located at US Navy bases worldwide.
navy Diver 1st Class Sean Dargie, assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit 2, performs a somersault for a tour group at the New York Aquarium during a community relations event as part of Fleet Week New York 2017.
The US Navy has awarded a contract to Raytheon for the delivery of its new variable depth sonar (VDS) system, which is an anti-submarine solution designed for the littoral combat ship (LCS) class.
The new U.S. Navy aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford got underway today for her acceptance trails, paving the way for the ship to be formally commissioned into service later this year.
The United States Navy is in a dire situation when it comes to the readiness of its aircraft, ships and submarines. The blame for the situation can be laid directly at the feet of the U.S.
A U.S. Navy destroyer sailed within 12 miles of a disputed Chinese manmade island in the South China Sea on Wednesday, the first such challenge to a Chinese maritime claim to take place under the Trump administration.
You've probably heard of solar plus storage, and now the US Naval Research Laboratory has a new twist: solar plus soaring. The lab is looking to amp up the long distance capabilities of unmanned aircraft to provide 24-7 reconnaissance, by combining ...
This Memorial Day Weekend, sailors in dress whites, Marines, and members of the Coast Guard are roaming around New York City to take in the sights and activities of New York's Fleet Week.
Washington - Lockheed Martin, frustrated by changing requirements the company feels are skewed to a particular competitor, is dropping out of the U.S. Navy's over-the-horizon missile program intended to give a lethal capability to littoral combat ships ...
USS Rafael Peralta (DDG-115) before the christening ceremony at General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, Bath, Maine on Oct. 31, 2015. US Marine Corps Photo.
My previous column worked through some implications of the CSIS model for the future development of the U.S. Navy. Without doubt, the model generates some interesting discussion points for how different fleets, potentially with different strategic ...
The U.S. Navy has conducted a freedom-of-navigation operation in the South China Sea, U.S. officials said Wednesday, according to the Wall Street Journal.
The US Navy's newest Independence-class littoral combat ship (LCS) USS Omaha (LCS 12) has successfully completed its sea acceptance trials before being delivered to the navy.
In President Donald Trump's first budget blueprint, the U.S. Navy will get fewer new ships and aircraft than planned under the previous administration, budget documents ... THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS. You must have an aviation ...
The Center For Strategic And International Studies has developed a tool for projecting the cost, size, and construction time of different visions of the future U.S.
WASHINGTON - Judging by the number of ships, aircraft and weapons the Pentagon wants to buy in 2018, there are no significant differences between the Trump administration's proposed 2018 budget and the plan as laid out in the last Obama ...
The navy on 5 May awarded Boeing a USD238 million contract extension for F/A-18 Hornet and Super Hornet upgrades. Source: NAVAIR. The US Navy on 5 May awarded Boeing a USD238 million contract extension to upgrade F/A-18 Hornet and Super ...
It is entirely possible that the technical challenges cataloged here are insoluble at any affordable cost, much as restoring the dreadnought's supremacy was impossible in World War II.
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) - The U.S. Navy will be searching for World War II-era explosives on the ocean floor near an Alaska island in June.
New York, May 20 (IANS) A US Navy veteran who steered his car into pedestrians in New York's Times Square has been charged with murder and held without bail, police said.
NEW YORK, May 19 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. Navy veteran who steered his car into pedestrians in Times Square has been charged with murder and held without bail.
Since leaving Pearl harbor, the O'Kane and its crew have trained at one of the U.S. Navy's Hawaiian ranges, served as the "bad guy" in drills with the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz, visited San Diego for four days of maintenance, sailed north to the gulf ...
Investigators work on the scene of a car crash incident at Times Square in New York City, the United States, on May 18, 2017. The man who drove a car into a crowd in Times Square on Thursday was in custody, in which one was killed and 22 others injured ...
File photo: US Navy sailors "man the rails" aboard the destroyer USS O'Kane. Photo: Ryan C. McGinley, US Navy, public domain, via Wikimedia Commons.
GEORGE - Cody Perry of St. George received his engineering management degree and was sworn in as an ensign in the United States Navy during ceremonies at Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona, Wednesday. Newly sworn navy Ensign Cody ...
The navy is arming its entire fleet with a new air-launched, precision-guided missile able to use a two-way data-link to identify and destroy moving targets at sea, ...
The Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) and the U.S. Navy concluded a passing exercise (PASSEX) in the South China Sea this week, according to a May 18 U.S. Navy press release. The principal purpose behind a passing exercise is to ensure that ...
"The US Navy is the world's first in aggregate tonnage, quality and warfare capability, and Washington spends more on its military than the next eight countries combined.
The core capabilities of the U.S. Navy is forward presence, deterrence, sea control, power projection, maritime security, and humanitarian assistance and disaster response.
Huneed said the contract, which was signed on 16 May following a competitive tender, is valued at KRW1.4 billion (USD1.2 million) with the systems exported to the United States to be integrated into the cockpits of Hornets operated by the US Navy.
The navy's Virginia Payload Modules Will Triple the Virginia-Class Attack submarine Missile-Firing Ability. First Prototypes Already Underway.
The U.S. Navy's AN/ALQ-249 Next Generation Jammer Increment 1 mid-band program is on track, Naval Air Systems Command (Navair) said.
If Richardson's vision comes to fruition, the United States Navy will continue to dominate the world's oceans for the foreseeable future.
Washington (CNN) The US Navy is moving the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier to the Korean Peninsula where it will conduct dual-carrier training exercises with the USS Carl Vinson amid heightened tensions in the region, two defense officials told CNN.
Future naval vessels will not only leverage networking technology and vastly improved information systems, the warships of tomorrow will also be modular so that they can be rapidly upgraded.
The United States Navy of the future will need 12 aircraft carriers to meet tomorrow's threats. Effectively, that means that the service will have to grow the carrier ...
San Diego - Over two decades, Robert Gilbeau rose through the ranks to navy admiral and earned a chest-full of honors for his service, including a Bronze Star and Purple Heart.
The U.S. Navy's Tactical Networks Program Office (PMW 160) is responsible for ensuring the navy has access to secure and reliable communications networks on any platform, anywhere.
Bradley, who appeared in a U.S. Navy working uniform Tuesday, allegedly entered the store and walked up to the money Center, where he presented a note that said he had a gun before showing the gun in his waistband.
Rear Admiral Christopher Grady, Commander of the Sixth US Navy and NATO force, discussed co-operation in the field of maritime security with the commander of the Bulgarian Naval Forces Mitko Petev.
Gayle Anderson was live in San Pedro to continue her armed forces WEEK series of reports leading up to Saturday's Torrance Armed Forces Day Parade.
Our nurse of the Week is Bill Smith, a former US Navy welder who pursued a career in nursing following his return from the military and found his calling in the cardiac-cath lab.
Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has redelivered the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to the US Navy.
The US Navy's only forward deployed carrier in the Asia Pacific commenced operations on May 16.
The U.S. Navy's senior officer wants a larger and better fleet sooner to compete with other countries, but says the cost is yet to be determined.
On Monday, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson told an audience in Singapore that the U.S. Navy needs to build warships more quickly in order to keep up with its competitors.
Men and women of courage and commitment have gone before you, making our U.S. Navy the great institution it is today," Mewbourne said.
Petty Officer 3rd Class Enyulis Abreu is a gas turbine systems technician from Perth Amboy, who is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided missile destroyer, USS Milius. A 2012 Perth Amboy high school graduate and Perth Amboy, New Jersey native is ...
Textron's TRU Simulation & Training is preparing to bid on a forthcoming U.S. Navy request for proposal (RFP) that seeks to stretch the service life of the service's Bell TH-57 sea Hawk trainers by shifting 9 percent of the in-aircraft training to ...




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