Top Daily Stories for June 2012

Jun 18 2012

Women say they’re fitting in on submarines

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-06-18 10:03
Six months after the Navy ended its ban on having women on subs, some of the first female submariners say they’re fitting right in.
Jun 18 2012

Report: Russia sending marines to Syria to protect base

Fox News - World - Mon, 2012-06-18 05:42
The Interfax news agency says two Russian navy ships are to sail to Syria to protect Russian citizens and its naval base there.
Jun 17 2012

Drones, cyberattacks change face of American warfare

The Washington Times - Sun, 2012-06-17 21:05
After a decade of costly conflict in Iraq and Afghanistan, the American way of war is evolving toward less brawn, more guile.
Jun 17 2012

U.K. to order reactor for nuclear-armed submarine

Yahoo Top News - Sun, 2012-06-17 11:37
Britain will order the first reactor for a new generation of nuclear-armed submarines next week as part of a $1.6 billion contract with Rolls-Royce, a defense ministry source said Sunday.
Jun 15 2012

U.S. Commander on Pacific Shift: Steady, Deliberate

The Chosun Ilbo - Fri, 2012-06-15 19:57
The top U.S. commander in the Pacific says the U.S. military is pushing for a steady, deliberate approach as it pivots its focus to the Asia-Pacific region.
Jun 15 2012

Navy May Need to Design Ships With Laser Guns in Mind

Wired.com - Fri, 2012-06-15 15:00
After more than 20 years of research and development, the Navy's dreams of laser weapons are about to come true. But the Navy's thoroughly unprepared for its coming arsenal of focused-light weapons.
Jun 15 2012

CNO Delivers Graduation Speech at Naval War College Graduation Ceremony

Navy.mil Top Stories - Fri, 2012-06-15 14:15
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert told graduates of U.S. Naval War College on Friday that bold and accountable leaders are needed to make difficult choices in a changing environment.
Jun 15 2012

3 Navy ships to be moved from Hampton Roads to Fla.

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2012-06-15 13:06
Three Hampton Roads-based ships will move to Mayport Naval Station in Jacksonville, Fla., over the next two years, the Navy announced today.
Jun 15 2012

WWI British sub found 94 years after being abandoned

The Telegraph (U.K.) - Fri, 2012-06-15 12:41
A British submarine which executed one of the most daring raids of World War I, penetrating the Dardanelles to sink a small flotilla of Turkish warships, has been found 94 years after being abandoned.
Jun 14 2012

Northrop Grumman Unveils Navy's MQ-4C BAMS Triton

Navy.mil Top Stories - Thu, 2012-06-14 17:15
The Navy's MQ-4C Broad Area Maritime Surveillance (BAMS) unmanned aircraft system (UAS) was presented at a ceremony at Northrop Grumman's Palmdale, Calif., plant.

 
 

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