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Nov 8 2015

Mabus Names Virginia-Class Submarine

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sun, 2015-11-08 13:03
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced Sunday that SSN-798, a Virginia-class attack submarine, will bear the name USS Massachusetts,
Nov 7 2015

U.S. navigation moves in South China Sea will continue: Carter

Reuters (World) - Sat, 2015-11-07 20:09
The United States will conduct freedom of navigation operations in the South China Sea again, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in a speech on Saturday.
Nov 7 2015

See Navy test extreme hovercraft

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 2015-11-07 13:56
Take a look at the Landing Craft Air Cushion, the Navy's unstoppable amphibious hovercraft.
Nov 7 2015

As U.S. Escalates Air War on ISIS, Allies Slip Away

The New York Times - Sat, 2015-11-07 12:19
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have shifted most of their aircraft away from Syria as they fight Houthi rebels in Yemen.
Nov 7 2015

The Osprey finds its groove ahead of ISIS mission

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 2015-11-07 12:09
The Marines don't call the Osprey a helicopter. They call it an airplane. An airplane that can hover.
Nov 6 2015

China supplies Cambodia with anti-aircraft hardware in new military aid

Reuters (World) - Fri, 2015-11-06 04:26
China has provided Cambodia with shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles, Cambodia's defense minister said on Friday, as the two countries agreed on new military aid to boost close ties.
Nov 5 2015

Navy Releases Definitive History of Naval Aviation Online

Navy.mil Top Stories - Thu, 2015-11-05 13:25
The Navy released online its recently-published, two-volume history of U.S. naval aviation.
Nov 5 2015

France to send aircraft carrier to aid U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State

The Washington Times - World - Thu, 2015-11-05 10:49
France will deploy its only aircraft carrier to support military operations to combat the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, French President Francois Hollande said Thursday.
Nov 4 2015

U.S. aircraft carriers could be ineffective

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 2015-11-04 05:38
Calling the aircraft carrier the "backbone" of America's global military presence, the Navy's top brass highlighted the risks of failing to maintain a big enough fleet in testimony before Congress,
Nov 4 2015

China sea tensions stop joint statement at Asia defense meet

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2015-11-04 05:21
Divisions within Asia over China's claims in the disputed South China Sea spilled over Wednesday to a meeting of U.S. and Asian defense ministers.

 
 

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