Top Daily Stories

Feb 26 2012

Lockheed readies aggressive F-35 test schedule

Navy Times - Sun, 2012-02-26 19:18
Lockheed Martin is preparing to ramp up flight testing of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter over the next year, including the first release of live weapons.
Feb 26 2012

Newport News Shipbuilding lands Navy contract

Virginian-Pilot - Sun, 2012-02-26 15:31
Newport News Shipbuilding has received a Navy contract to plan the refueling overhaul of the aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln.
Feb 26 2012

N. Korea Issues Threat Before S. Korea-U.S. Drills

The New York Times - Sun, 2012-02-26 03:09
North Korea threatened to launch a powerful retaliatory strike against South Korea if provoked, state media said on the day before the start of annual South Korean-U.S. military drills.
Feb 25 2012

Navy Launches Next Generation Communications Satellite

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sat, 2012-02-25 15:15
The Navy's first Mobile User Objective System satellite was launched Feb. 24 from Space Launch Complex 41.
Feb 25 2012

Military's ‘Personality Disorder’ Diagnosis Is Challenged

The New York Times - Sat, 2012-02-25 02:27
The case of Capt. Susan Carlson has raised questions about whether the Pentagon uses a psychiatric diagnosis to eject troops it considers troublesome or to deny them benefits.
Feb 24 2012

Rumsfeld: Cuts could leave sizable intel gaps

Navy Times - Fri, 2012-02-24 16:29
Former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld said Friday that any perceived weakness in U.S. power is a greater threat to the country than another nation or terrorist cell.
Feb 24 2012

2 cutters removed from FY13 Coast Guard budget

Navy Times - Fri, 2012-02-24 13:42
In a move that could trim about $1.4 billion from its shipbuilding plan, the Coast Guard lost two Bertholf-class national security cutters in the fiscal 2013 budget request sent to Congress
Feb 24 2012

CG to Trim 1,000 People From the Ranks

Coast Guard News - Fri, 2012-02-24 12:49
The Coast Guard will trim its ranks by 1,000 people, Adm. Robert J. Papp Jr. said Thursday.
Feb 24 2012

F-35B Now Flywng with AIM-9X and Gun Pod

Aviation Week - Fri, 2012-02-24 07:06
The F-35B short takeoff and vertical landing version has made its first weapons stores flight. (Photos)
Feb 23 2012

Papp Delivers State of the Coast Guard Address

Coast Guard News - Thu, 2012-02-23 20:54
Adm. Bob Papp, 24th Commandant of the Coast Guard, delivered his second State of the Coast Guard address at Coast Guard Island in Alameda, Calif.

 
 

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