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Nov 8 2012

Pentagon Says Iran Fired at Surveillance Drone Last Week

The New York Times - Thu, 2012-11-08 18:23
While the unmanned American military drone was not hit, the incident prompted a strong protest to Tehran.<
Nov 8 2012

Shipyard worker pleads guilty in $400M submarine fire - Thu, 2012-11-08 14:07
A shipyard worker in Maine pleaded guilty to arson Thursday for setting a fire that did $400 million in damage to a U.S. nuclear attack submarine.
Nov 8 2012

Admiral cleared of misconduct in Pentagon probe

Marine Corps Times - Thu, 2012-11-08 09:15
Defense officials say the head of U.S. European Command has been cleared of misconduct after a lengthy investigation into questions that derailed his chances of becoming the Navy’s top officer.
Nov 7 2012

China submarines soon to carry nukes, draft U.S. report says

Reuters - Wed, 2012-11-07 22:09
China appears to be within two years of deploying submarine-launched nuclear weapons, a draft report by a congressionally mandated U.S. commission says.
Nov 7 2012

Inside the Pentagon: Panetta’s future

The Washington Times - World - Wed, 2012-11-07 18:29
Tuesday's re-election of President Obama triggered immediate speculation about the future of Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta, who will turn 75 in June.
Nov 6 2012

Navy Consolidates Spy Plane Units; Critics Say ISR Will Suffer

Defense News – Naval - Tue, 2012-11-06 16:17
Despite an ever-increasing demand for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, the Navy plans to cut nearly a quarter of its specialized multi-intelligence aircraft in the next few years.
Nov 6 2012

Iran says missile test sinks warship-sized target - Tue, 2012-11-06 13:08
The Iranian navy fired four missiles into the Persian Gulf, sinking a target the size of a warship, the country's military said, according to state-run Press TV.
Nov 6 2012

Future warship Arlington passes sea trials

San Diego Union - Tue, 2012-11-06 01:19
The 684-foot amphibious transport dock Arlington, which will eventually be homeported in Norfolk, has passed sea trials that are essential to its acceptance by the Navy.
Nov 4 2012

USS Enterprise completes its final voyage

Fox News - Sun, 2012-11-04 12:00
The USS Enterprise finished its 25th and final deployment on Sunday when it returned to its home port in Norfolk.
Nov 4 2012

Iran reportedly sets up naval base near disputed islands

Fox News - World - Sun, 2012-11-04 05:58
Iran's state TV is reporting that the country's Revolutionary Guards has established a new naval base to reinforce its authority over three Persian Gulf islands also claimed by neighboring United Arab Emirates.


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