Top Daily Stories

May 6 2011

Flag Officer Announcements

Navy.mil Top Stories - Fri, 2011-05-06 22:01
Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates announced May 6, that the president has made 20 nominations.
May 6 2011

Gates: Bin Laden death could be a game-changer

The Washington Times - Fri, 2011-05-06 11:52
The killing of Osama bin Laden could be a game-changer for the U.S. military in Afghanistan by splitting the native Taliban from the al Qaeda terror network, Defense Secretary Robert Gates said Friday.
May 4 2011

Camp Pendleton general nominated for third star

San Diego Union - Wed, 2011-05-04 19:14
Maj. Gen. Richard Mills is up for a third star and promotion to deputy commandant for combat development and integration, among several other related positions.
May 4 2011

Navy christens newest destroyer, named for SEAL

San Diego Union - Wed, 2011-05-04 13:48
The new destroyer honors Navy SEAL Lt. Michael P. Murphy, who was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for heroism during Operation Red Wings in Afghanistan in June, 2005.
May 4 2011

Boeing drone jet completes maiden flight

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 2011-05-04 13:33
A computer-controlled air vehicle capable of gathering intelligence and carrying out military surveillance has completed its first test flight, according to Boeing.
May 2 2011

Elite Navy SEALs conducted bin Laden mission

San Diego Union - Mon, 2011-05-02 02:40
The Obama administration says Osama bin Laden was killed by Navy SEALs, the elite special operations forces whose basic training starts at the Coronado Naval Amphibious Base.
Apr 29 2011

Gaddafi forces claim control of Misurata port

AlJazeera - Fri, 2011-04-29 18:12
After besieging city for days, government forces offer rebels 'amnesty or bloodshed'.
Apr 29 2011

"Wounded warrior" village opens in Oceanside

San Diego Union - Fri, 2011-04-29 13:32
Operation Homefront on Thursday celebrated the grand opening of Operation Homefront Village, a 16-unit apartment complex devoted to transitional housing for wounded veterans.
Apr 27 2011

Downed F-15 crew speaks about rescue

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 2011-04-27 19:03
Air Force Maj. Kenneth Harney of Kentucky and Capt. Tyler Stark of Colorado describe events in Libya.
Apr 26 2011

Navy releases stats on its battle against fake pot

San Diego Union - Tue, 2011-04-26 12:00
Across the Navy, 192 sailors have been held accountable for the use or possession of Spice or another so-called fake marijuana product in the past 5 months.

 
 

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