Top Daily Stories

Apr 30 2015

U.S. Navy to accompany U.S. ships passing through Strait of Hormuz

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2015-04-30 14:51
U.S. Navy ships will start accompanying U.S.-flagged commercial vessels passing through the Strait of Hormuz after Iran's seizure of a Marshall Islands-flagged vessel two days ago, a U.S. defense official said.
Apr 30 2015

Chinese and Russian Navies to Hold Joint Drills in Mediterranean

The New York Times - Thu, 2015-04-30 12:21
The announcement of joint military exercises was a further sign of deepening ties between China and Russia, and of the Chinese navy’s increasing ambitions.
Apr 29 2015

Navy considering Newport News Shipbuilding's future

Virginian-Pilot - Wed, 2015-04-29 23:01
Is the day coming when Newport News Shipbuilding will no longer have a monopoly on building the Navy's aircraft carriers?
Apr 29 2015

Navy rules jet crash an accident

San Diego Union - Wed, 2015-04-29 20:54
Navy rules September jet crash off carrier Carl Vinson a simple accident.
Apr 29 2015

Ship captain promoted despite crash

San Diego Union - Wed, 2015-04-29 19:04
Navy ship skipper partially blamed for fatal 2013 accident is selected for promotion.
Apr 28 2015

Navy removes commander of San Diego-based ship

Virginian-Pilot - Tue, 2015-04-28 23:20
The Navy has removed the commander of a San Diego-based guided-missile cruiser from his post, citing a loss of confidence in his ability to command.
Apr 28 2015

Iran fires at, boards Marshall Islands cargo ship; U.S. sending defense

The Washington Times - World - Tue, 2015-04-28 11:20
Iranian troops boarded a cargo vessel early Tuesday morning after firing shots at the ship, prompting the U.S. to send assets to the ship's defense.
Apr 28 2015

Coast Guard says it needs new ships to combat drug smuggling

USA Today - Tue, 2015-04-28 03:01
Deployment of Coast Guard cutters to fight drug smuggling has fallen steadily since 2009.
Apr 26 2015

2nd Navy SEAL dies after accident in Little Creek pool

Virginian-Pilot - Sun, 2015-04-26 17:09
A second Navy SEAL involved in an accident at a Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek pool has died.
Apr 25 2015

USS Theodore Roosevelt Returns to Arabian Gulf

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sat, 2015-04-25 07:39
The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) escorted by USS Normandy (CG-60), transited the Strait of Hormuz from its station in the Arabian Sea to the Arabian Gulf April 24.

 
 

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