Top Daily Stories

Jun 7 2012

Sailor dies in Hawaii after going overboard

Navy Times - Thu, 2012-06-07 19:53
A 32-year-old sailor was found dead after going overboard from the Hawaii-based USS Russell.
Jun 7 2012

Dempsey: No permanent U.S. presence in Asia-Pacific

The Washington Times - Thu, 2012-06-07 16:42
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff says the United States does not intend to establish a permanent Asia-Pacific presence even though the new U.S. military strategy focuses attention on the region.
Jun 7 2012

Indian Carrier to Start Sea Trials

Maritime News - Security - Thu, 2012-06-07 04:52
The Indian navy's aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya (ex-Russian Admiral Gorshkov) will depart for the White Sea on Friday to start sea trials, according to a Sevmash shipyard spokesman.
Jun 6 2012

Panetta: Drone Strikes Will Continue

Fox News - Wed, 2012-06-06 18:36
Two days after a drone strike killed Al Qaeda's No. 2, defense secretary dismisses suggestions that the strikes could violate Pakistan's sovereignty.
Jun 6 2012

Navy: Vacuum cleaner source of $400M sub fire

Navy Times - Wed, 2012-06-06 16:47
The May 23 fire that gutted the fore end of the attack submarine Miami started in a vacuum cleaner used by drydock workers to clean worksites and stored in an unoccupied space, the Navy said Wednesday.
Jun 6 2012

Navy Accepts Delivery of LCS-3

Navy.mil Top Stories - Wed, 2012-06-06 16:15
The Navy officially accepted delivery of the future USS Fort Worth (LCS-3) June 6 during a ceremony in Marinette, Wis.
Jun 6 2012

Panetta: U.S., India must improve ties with Pakistan

Washington Examiner World News - Wed, 2012-06-06 06:08
The United States and India must overcome deep differences with Pakistan to bolster peace and security in South Asia, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta told India.
Jun 6 2012

Russian Ballistic-Missile Sub on Initial Sea Trials

Maritime News - Vessels - Wed, 2012-06-06 04:20
Russia's latest ballistic-missile submarine, the Borey-class Yury Dolgoruky soon will complete initial sea trials.
Jun 6 2012

Putin: Russia will boost military ties with China

Reuters - Wed, 2012-06-06 03:57
The Russian president says he'll boost military cooperation with China—to include more joint exercises—after the United States announced plans to shift most of its warships to the Asia-Pacific.
Jun 5 2012

Report: DoD benefits database rife with errors

Navy Times - Tue, 2012-06-05 15:29
The Senate Armed Services Committee wants quick action to improve the accuracy of the Defense Enrollment Eligibility and Reporting System.

 
 

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