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Apr 5 2013

LCS Council Adds New Member

Defense News – Naval - Fri, 2013-04-05 17:44
The chief of naval operations has added the Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) program to the portfolio of the Littoral Combat Ship Council, a three-star panel overseeing developments of the evolutionary craft.
Apr 5 2013

New museum to honor Coast Guard

Navy Times - Fri, 2013-04-05 12:51
The Marine Corps, the Air Force and the Navy each have one. The Army is building one. And finally, the Coast Guard will get one, too.
Apr 5 2013

CRS: Breaking China's ASBM Kill Chain

Defense News – Naval - Fri, 2013-04-05 10:25
A new report by the Congressional Research Service suggests China's new anti-ship ballistic missile can be countered, and is not necessarily the game-changer many analysts predict.
Apr 4 2013

U.S. General in charge of perilous Horn of Africa fired - Thu, 2013-04-04 22:29
Army Maj. Gen. Ralph Baker, commander of the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, was fired March 28, according to a Washington Defense official.
Apr 4 2013

Pentagon draws up 'rules of engagement' for cyberwar

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2013-04-04 17:00
The Pentagon is putting the finishing touches on rules to give military commanders clearer authority if they have to respond to an enemy cyberattack.
Apr 4 2013

Newest Amphib Warship Commissioning on Saturday Top Stories - Thu, 2013-04-04 15:15
The Navy will commission the newest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship, Arlington, during a ceremony Saturday at Naval Station Norfolk, Va.
Apr 4 2013

Rare Coast Guard surfboat being restored

Navy Times - Thu, 2013-04-04 06:39
One of the country's few remaining motorized Coast Guard surfboats is being restored on Cape Cod.
Apr 4 2013

U.S. sends F/A-18 warplanes to Philippine military drills

Reuters (World) - Thu, 2013-04-04 04:53
Washington is deploying a dozen F/A-18 fighters to the Philippines, the first time it has sent so many of the aircraft there, to take part in annual drills amid rising tension in the Asia-Pacific region.
Apr 3 2013

Four fired for marooning minesweeper on ocean reef

Navy Times - Wed, 2013-04-03 20:00
The Navy fired the former CO of the USS Guardian along with three of his officers after an investigation determined they “did not adhere to standard U.S. Navy navigation procedures.”
Apr 3 2013

U.S. to send missiles to Guam in response to N.Korea threat

Marine Corps Times - Wed, 2013-04-03 15:57
In the face of escalating threats from North Korea, the Pentagon said Wednesday it will deploy a missile defense system to Guam to strengthen the Asia-Pacific region's protections against a possible attack.


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