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Apr 10 2012

DOD Outlook on Rare Elements Called 'Naive, Lame' - Headlines - Tue, 2012-04-10 07:04
A Pentagon report that says domestic sources will allow the U.S. military to meet most of its demand for rare earth elements by next year was blasted as "naive" and "lame" by several experts.
Apr 10 2012

Pirates Beware: U.S. Navy to Test Sensor Drones

Maritime News - Security - Tue, 2012-04-10 00:55
Unmanned aircraft will be able to distinguish small pirate boats from other vessels when an Office of Naval Research-funded sensor starts airborne tests this summer, officials said.
Apr 9 2012

Navy deploys 2nd aircraft carrier to Persian Gulf

The Washington Times - Mon, 2012-04-09 09:25
The U.S. Navy has deployed a second aircraft carrier—the Enterprise—to the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions with Iran over its nuclear program.
Apr 9 2012

Rocket in position at launch pad in North Korea

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-04-09 08:24
North Korean space officials have moved all three stages of a long-range rocket into position for a controversial launch and vowed to push ahead in defiance of international warnings.
Apr 9 2012

Commentary: Politics shouldn't play in naming warships

McClatchy News Service - Mon, 2012-04-09 07:05
The Secretary of the Navy has turned a time-honored Navy tradition into an exercise in politics.
Apr 9 2012

Navy begins compensation after crash

CNN Top Stories - Mon, 2012-04-09 04:59
The U.S. Navy will be begin cutting compensation checks as early as today to victims of last week's fiery crash of a fighter jet into apartment buildings in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Apr 9 2012

South Korea: North preparing for N-test

USA Today - Mon, 2012-04-09 03:23
South Korean intelligence officials say North Korea appears to be preparing for a nuclear test.
Apr 8 2012

USCG's Eagle Sets Sail to Commemorate 1812 War

Maritime News - Vessels - Sun, 2012-04-08 23:22
America's tall ship, Coast Guard cutter Eagle, sets sail for cruise to 12 ports.
Apr 8 2012

Iran Warships Wrest Chinese Ship from Pirates

Maritime News - Security - Sun, 2012-04-08 23:11
A Chinese owned cargo ship hijacked by Somali pirates apparently was freed by Iranian warships.
Mar 31 2012

Judge’s ruling: $315M to Cole attack victims

Navy Times - Sat, 2012-03-31 09:59
A federal judge on Friday awarded more than $300 million to victims of the 2000 attack on the destroyer Cole, which was bombed while it was docked in a Yemeni harbor.


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