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Feb 14 2011

Gates Reaches Out to GOP Freshmen to Shut Down Fighter Engine

The Wall Street Journal - WSJ.com - Mon, 2011-02-14 19:06
Secretary of Defense Robert Gates is appealing to new, fiscally minded conservatives in Congress to help him kill plans to build an alternate engine for the Joint Strike Fighter.

Feb 13 2011

Family Members of 1st Navy Pilot Attend Navy Centennial Events

Navy.mil Top Stories - Sun, 2011-02-13 02:01
The daughter and several descendants of the Navy's first aviator visited Naval Air Station, North Island, for the base's open house and the Centennial of Naval Aviation's Parade of Flight.
Feb 12 2011

Navy celebrates centennial in grand style

San Diego Union - Sun, 2011-02-13 00:49
In a masterful bit of choreography, exactly 189 aircraft were brought together in cloudless skies above San Diego Bay Saturday to celebrate a century of naval aviation in the city where it was born.
Feb 11 2011

Manned and unmanned planes in the Navy's future

San Diego Union - Sat, 2011-02-12 00:27
The Navy celebrates its centennial of flying today. But looking ahead to the next 100 years, or even the next decade, Navy aviation may be a tailless airplane, flown by a nonpilot with enlisted stripes on his sleeve.
Feb 11 2011

USS Memphis to Decommission

Navy.mil Top Stories - Fri, 2011-02-11 20:01
The Navy will hold a decommissioning ceremony for Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Memphis (SSN 691) aboard Naval Submarine Base (NSB) New London, Conn., April 1.
Feb 10 2011

Papp Delivers State of the CG Address

Coast Guard News - Thu, 2011-02-10 23:55
U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Bob Papp delivered his first State of the Coast Guard address at Joint Base Bolling-Anacostia in Washington, D.C., Feb. 10.
Feb 9 2011

Navy Recognized as Top Training Org

Navy News from Military.com - Wed, 2011-02-09 21:22
The U.S. Navy was ranked seventh out of 125 training organizations and was recognized as a top training organization at the 2011 Training Magazine Conference and Expo in San Deigo Feb. 7.
Feb 9 2011

Gen. Amos Calls Corps’ Future ‘Frugal’

The Marine Corps commandant gave a glimpse at the future of a frugal service returning to an expeditionary mindset during a speech Feb. 9 in San Francisco’s Marine Memorial Club.
Feb 6 2011

Port Royal Fiasco Costs Navy $8.5M

Navy News from Military.com - Sun, 2011-02-06 21:07
One of the most embarrassing moments in recent Navy history in Hawaii has also become among the most expensive.
Feb 6 2011

Trailblazing USS Los Angeles Retired

Navy News from Military.com - Sun, 2011-02-06 20:58
Feb. 4 marked the end of an era for the "Silent Service" as USS Los Angeles (SSN 688), the first of the world's largest class of nuclear-powered submarines, underwent her final decommissioning at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard.

 
 

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