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Dec 12 2011

Destroyer CO neglected fitreps, evals, awards

Navy Times - Mon, 2011-12-12 08:44
During Commander Kurt Mondlak's command of the destroyer Mahan he neglected numerous officer fitness reports, enlisted evaluations and end-of-tour awards.
Dec 12 2011

NATO may end Iraq training mission over immunity issue

Washington Post - World - Mon, 2011-12-12 08:29
NATO says it is considering shutting down its military training mission in Iraq at the end of this month because of the issue of legal immunity for foreign trainers.
Dec 12 2011

U.S. leaving drone base won't have big impact on air war

Reuters (World) - Mon, 2011-12-12 06:17
The U.S. decision to vacate a remote base used for staging drone flights directed at militants will have little impact on the American air campaign, a senior Pakistani military source said.
Dec 11 2011

5,000 Surface-to-Air Missiles Secured in Libya

Defense News – Naval - Sun, 2011-12-11 15:15
A top U.S. official says that a team of U.S. and Libyan bomb-disposal specialists has secured about 5,000 surface-to-air missiles stockpiled during the regime of Moammar Gadhafi.
Dec 11 2011

McRaven reveals plan to triple force of armed Afghans - Sun, 2011-12-11 04:29
The head of U.S. special forces has revealed a likely controversial plan to triple the number of armed Afghans paid by NATO to protect their villages.
Dec 10 2011

Navy beats Army for 10th time in a row

Navy Times - Sat, 2011-12-10 19:30
A new venue for Army-Navy produced a familiar result Saturday as the Midshipmen rushed for 296 yards and capitalized on three Army turnovers for a 27-21 win.
Dec 9 2011

Virginia Beach-based Navy chief relieved of duty

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2011-12-09 18:54
The highest-ranking enlisted sailor in the amphibious dock landing ship Fort McHenry was relieved of his duties Friday amid allegations of misconduct.
Dec 9 2011

Pentagon orders 30 more F-35s from Lockheed

Navy Times - Fri, 2011-12-09 18:53
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $4 billion contract to produce 30 more F-35 Joint Strike Fighters for the Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps, the Pentagon announced Friday.
Dec 9 2011

Prowler squadron CO fired on deployment

Navy Times - Fri, 2011-12-09 17:38
The commander of a deployed EA-6B Prowler squadron was fired late Thursday following an investigation into sexual harassment allegations, the Navy announced Friday.
Dec 9 2011

Carrier homecoming to be streamed live online

Virginian-Pilot - Fri, 2011-12-09 12:15
Want to see an aircraft carrier homecoming? On Saturday, the arrival of the George H.W. Bush will be streamed live online beginning at 10 a.m.


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