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Feb 6 2011

Port Royal Fiasco Costs Navy $8.5M

Navy News from Military.com - Sun, 2011-02-06 20:07
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 19:58
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.
Feb 5 2011

Northrop test flies X-47B for first time (Video)

San Diego Union - Sat, 2011-02-05 09:24
Test represents effort by NG to develop a UAV that can fly off an aircraft carrier.
Feb 2 2011

CMF-Tasked Australian Patrol Aircraft Disrupts Pirates in Arabian Sea

Navy.mil Top Stories - Wed, 2011-02-02 16:01
An Australian AP-3C Orion aircraft assisted a merchant vessel under attack by pirates in the Arabian Sea on 28 January.
Jan 31 2011

Key military, intelligence assets imperiled in Egypt

The Washington Times - Mon, 2011-01-31 20:38
U.S. military and intelligence agencies would lose vital air, land and sea assets if Egypt falls into the hands of radical Islamists, as Iran did in 1979, foreign policy analysts say.
Jan 30 2011

Navy Rescues 20 from Pirates

Maritime News - Security - Sun, 2011-01-30 21:01
The Indian Navy and the Coast Guard reportedly intercepted a vessel used by Somali pirates, 200 miles off Kochi in the Arabian Sea, following a joint operation.
Jan 30 2011

Top Marines Pledge to ‘Step Out Smartly’ to Comply With ‘Don’t Ask’ Repeal

The Wall Street Journal - WSJ.com - Sun, 2011-01-30 15:15
A new video by top leaders of the Marine Corps called on service members to value "diversity" and to "faithfully implement" the repeal of "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."
Jan 27 2011

U.S., EU eye anti-satellite weapons pact

The Washington Times - Thu, 2011-01-27 21:36
The Obama administration is negotiating with the European Union on an agreement limiting the use of anti-satellite weapons, a move that some critics say could curb U.S. development of space weapons in general.
Jan 25 2011

New Marine assault vehicle meets performance test

San Diego Union - Tue, 2011-01-25 22:18
General Dynamics continued its push to save the potentially doomed Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle, saying the Marines amphibious assault craft excelled during the latest round of performance testing completed at Camp Pendleton last week.
Jan 25 2011

Petraeus: Tough fight in Afghanistan in 2011

The Washington Times - Tue, 2011-01-25 10:11
The top U.S. and NATO commander in Afghanistan issued an assessment of the war Tuesday, saying the military "made impressive progress" last year, while stressing that 2011 is "likely to be tough."

 
 

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