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A captain's remarkable recovery after suffering a near-mortal wound in Iraq and his encounter with the mother of a soldier killed in combat has helped him answer a question that has haunted him since his injury.
Eleven female midshipmen from the Naval Academy's Class of 2010 have been selected for submarine service upon graduation, following the Department of the Navy's announcement two weeks ago that female officers now have the option to serve on board subs.
The commander of U.S. 7th Fleet praised the Russian Federation Navy for its proud history and called for additional efforts to build upon its friendship with the Russian Pacific Fleet May 8, the eve of Russia's Victory Day celebration.
Following hot on the heels of EU NAVFOR French ship Tonnerre’s success, who earlier on May 1, tracked down and destroyed a mother ship, EU NAVFOR FS La Fayette destroyed another mother ship and held another nine suspected pirates for questioning.