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Jul 24 2014

Seabee battalion being decommissioned

Navy Times - Thu, 2014-07-24 17:30
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 74 is being decommissioned Friday during a ceremony at the Naval Construction Battalion Center Gulfport.
Jul 24 2014

Dunford confirmed as 36th commandant of the Marine Corps

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2014-07-24 11:37
It's official: Gen. Joseph 'Fighting Joe' Dunford will be the 36th commandant of the Marine Corps.
Jul 23 2014

Naval Academy welcomes new superintendent

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2014-07-23 16:46
Back in 2010, the secretary of the Navy and the chief of naval operations made a $100 bet with then-Naval Academy superintendent Vice Adm. Mike Miller that he wouldn't survive a second four-year stint.
Jul 22 2014

Blue Angels add XO, screening after misconduct report

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-07-22 18:27
In the wake of a misconduct investigation of the Blue Angels, the Navy's top aviator announced sweeping changes to the squadron's unique structure—changes officials hope will yield a better-run squadron.
Jul 22 2014

Military suicides up a bit in 2014; More seek help

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2014-07-22 16:54
Suicides among active-duty military have increased a bit so far this year compared with the same period last year, but Pentagon officials are encouraged that more service members are seeking help.
Jul 22 2014

Royal Navy's Illustrious Passes the Torch, Ends Career

Defense News – Naval - Tue, 2014-07-22 14:12
Illustrious, the second most famous commissioned warship in the Royal Navy, returned to Portsmouth for the last time July 21, marking the end of a 32-year career for the helicopter carrier.
Jul 22 2014

Saab Buys Submarine Shipyard

Defense News – Naval - Tue, 2014-07-22 13:31
Swedish defense and aeronautics group Saab said Tuesday it had completed the acquisition of a submarine shipyard in Sweden owned by German heavy industry giant ThyssenKrupp.
Jul 20 2014

China sends spy ship off Hawaii during U.S.-led drills

Reuters (World) - Sun, 2014-07-20 23:34
China has sent a spy ship to international waters off of Hawaii during a giant U.S.-led naval exercise involving 22 countries, even as Beijing participates in the drills for the first time this year.
Jul 20 2014

Q&A spotlights Dunford's view on key issues

Marine Corps Times - Sun, 2014-07-20 17:01
Ahead of his confirmation hearing July 17, Gen. Joseph Dunford provided the Senate Armed Services Committee with written responses to several questions designed to glean how he would lead the Marine Corps.
Jul 18 2014

S. Korea military chiefs endorse $8.2B plan for home-built fighters

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2014-07-18 03:00
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff endorsed a plan on Friday for the country to design its own mid-level fighter jet, which a state think tank estimated will cost up to $8.24 billion.

 
 

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