Top Daily Stories for May 2010

May 10 2010

Navy Experiences Unclassified Network Outage

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sun, 2010-05-09 23:00
The Navy/Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI) experienced a server malfunction on the unclassified network May 7 that created an enterprise-wide service disruption.
May 10 2010

Life and Death and Life in Iraq

At War - Sun, 2010-05-09 23:00
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.
May 10 2010

Navy Hero Honored in New York

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sun, 2010-05-09 23:00
A portrait of Medal of Honor recipient Navy Lt. Michael Murphy was unveiled during a ceremony attended by Murphy's family at Fort Hamilton, N.Y., May 7.
May 10 2010

Midshipmen Selected for Submarine Service

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sun, 2010-05-09 23:00
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.
May 10 2010

7th Fleet Commander Celebrates Friendship with Russian Navy

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sun, 2010-05-09 23:00
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.
May 10 2010

A Pacifist Chaplain's Soul-Searching Tour of War

At War - Sun, 2010-05-09 23:00
C.J. Chivers offers an overview of a book written by a chaplain who served in Iraq during some of the fiercest fighting of the war.
May 10 2010

Warship Johan de Witt Disrupts Pirates

Maritime News - Security - Sun, 2010-05-09 23:00
The morning May 7, the EU NAVFOR Swedish Maritime Patrol Aircraft detected another Pirate Action Group (PAG), in the middle of Somali Basin. EU NAVFOR Netherlands warship Johan de Witt,
May 10 2010

Cutter Waesche Commissioned

Maritime News - Vessels - Sun, 2010-05-09 23:00
On May 7, the Northrop Grumman Corporation-built (NYSE:NOC) National Security Cutter (NSC) USCGC Waesche was commissioned, allowing the service's most technologically-advanced
May 5 2010

Black Hole on the Black Sea

Foreign Policy - Tue, 2010-05-04 23:00
Inside Georgia's nuclear bazaar.
May 5 2010

EU NAVFOR Anti-Piracy Activities

Maritime News - Security - Tue, 2010-05-04 23:00
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.

 
 

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