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Feb 2 2013

Navy mishaps, mistakes could cost $1B

Navy Times - Sat, 2013-02-02 17:30
The number of major mishaps involving aircraft carriers, ships and submarines was higher than in recent years, and the unbudgeted repair bill is just one more factor squeezing fleet maintenance accounts.
Feb 2 2013

Iran unveils its newest fighter jet

Navy Times - Sat, 2013-02-02 12:41
Iran unveiled on Saturday its newest combat jet, a domestically manufactured fighter-bomber that military officials claim can evade radar.
Feb 2 2013

Pentagon to keep Africa Command headquarters in Europe

Top Headlines - Sat, 2013-02-02 04:39
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has decided against moving the U.S. military's headquarters overseeing Africa from Germany to the United States.
Feb 1 2013

Panetta: Cuts could make U.S. a 2nd-rate power

Marine Corps Times - Fri, 2013-02-01 21:15
Defense Secretary warns the United States would become a "second-rate power" if Congress and the White House fail to reach a budget deal that would avoid an extra $500 billion in military budget cuts.
Jan 30 2013

Women in infantry ‘not a foregone conclusion’

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2013-01-30 21:15
No decision has been made on whether women will be allowed to join the Marine Corps’ infantry, reconnaissance and special operations units, the commandant said in a recent letter to general officers.
Jan 30 2013

Gen. Allen: Afghans will be ready for takeover

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2013-01-30 09:15
The commander of U.S.-led forces in Afghanistan believes government security forces have improved faster than expected and will be ready to take the lead in the 11-year-old war against the Taliban.
Jan 29 2013

Some USMC combat jobs may stay closed to women

Marine Corps Times - Tue, 2013-01-29 21:15
In his first interview since the Pentagon opened ground combat jobs to women, the commandant of the Marine Corps said some occupations may ultimately remain closed if only a small number qualify.
Jan 29 2013

Admiral: Cuts may mean no response to next crisis

San Diego Union - Tue, 2013-01-29 20:30
Joint Chiefs Vice Chair Winnefeld says looming budget cuts may affect military “readiness.”
Jan 29 2013

USS Curts Decommissioned After 29 Years of Service

Navy.mil Top Stories - Tue, 2013-01-29 09:15
Guided-missile frigate USS Curts (FFG-38) concluded 29 years of service to the Navy during a decommissioning ceremony at Naval Base San Diego.
Jan 29 2013

Minesweeper trapped on reef to be broken up

Navy Times - Tue, 2013-01-29 07:25
Caught between the jagged coral of an ocean reef and Filipino environmental and political concerns, the U.S. Navy will cut up the trapped ship and take it away piece by piece.

 
 

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