Top Daily Stories

Jul 4 2014

China invests in nuclear submarines

The Washington Times - World - Fri, 2014-07-04 09:31
China's military is investing heavily in advanced submarines, including both ballistic and cruise missile firing vessels and attack subs.
Jul 4 2014

Chronology: San Diego's Navy century

San Diego Union - Fri, 2014-07-04 09:00
San Diego and the Navy have supported each other’s interests for more than a century.
Jul 4 2014

Special report: Navytown and the Fleet

San Diego Union - Fri, 2014-07-04 09:00
A deep dive guide to the more than 60 ships homeported in San Diego.
Jul 3 2014

Navy, Air Force F-35s grounded for 2nd week

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2014-07-03 18:11
The Air Force and Navy F-35A fighter fleet remained grounded for the 11th day Wednesday, following the June 23 fire that damaged one of the jets at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida.
Jul 3 2014

Marines delay female pullup requirement—this time until end of 2015

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2014-07-03 18:08
Female Marines training to do pullups as part of their physical fitness test will get a reprieve of more than a year following an announcement delaying the requirement once again.
Jul 3 2014

Navy presence in Norfolk is shrinking

Virginian-Pilot - Thu, 2014-07-03 12:01
Norfolk will lose three aging Navy warships, including the city’s namesake, over the next 14 months as part of plan to deactivate 17 vessels, according to a Navy schedule released this week.
Jul 3 2014

Post-9/11 veterans unemployment at 7 percent in June

Navy Times - Thu, 2014-07-03 09:28
Following a sharp drop in May, the unemployment rate for the youngest generation of veterans jumped substantially in June, government data show.
Jul 1 2014

Navy eyes overhaul of George Washington

Navy Times - Tue, 2014-07-01 10:49
Indications are growing that the Navy, facing Congressional opposition to its plan to decommission the carrier George Washington, is preparing to begin the process to refuel and modernize the ship.
Jul 1 2014

Russian Navy To Acquire New Minesweepers, Boost Military Presence in Arctic

Defense News – Naval - Tue, 2014-07-01 09:33
Russia is planning to acquire four new naval minesweepers with delivery of the first ship scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2015 and the remaining three from 2016 to 2018.
Jul 1 2014

Philippines to get 1st new fighter jets next year

Yahoo Top News - Tue, 2014-07-01 06:04
The Philippine president said Tuesday his country's ill-equipped military will receive its first new fighter jets in nearly a decade next year to help defend the country's territory.


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