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May 11 2010

PlanetSolar Solar Powered Ship

Maritime News - Vessels - Tue, 2010-05-11 00:00
Imtech N.V. is acting as technology partner of PlanetSolar, a solar energy powered ship. In 2011, PlanetSolar will set sail.
May 11 2010

Europe's Burqa Wars

Foreign Policy - Tue, 2010-05-11 00:00
As Europe's Muslim population continues to grow, Islamic dress, particularly the controversial burqa, has become a focus for wrenching political disputes. From Belgium, which is leading the way toward a full ban, to Turkey, whose enforced secularism
May 11 2010

Submarine Integration a Learning Process, Task Force Leader Says

Navy.mil Top Stories - Tue, 2010-05-11 00:00
The U.S. Navy recently ended a longstanding ban on women serving in submarine crews. But with the news of integration come a number of questions and concerns.
May 11 2010

Email Updates now Available at Navy.mil

Navy.mil Top Stories - Tue, 2010-05-11 00:00
Continuing its efforts to adapt to today's user-driven and conversational environment, Navy.mil now provides a way to deliver content to users via email updates.
May 11 2010

Future USS San Diego (LPD 22) Launched

Maritime News - Vessels - Tue, 2010-05-11 00:00
The future USS San Diego (LPD 22) was launched May 7 from Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding's Ingalls shipyard in Pascagoula, Mississippi.
May 10 2010

Navy Experiences Unclassified Network Outage

Navy.mil Top Stories - Mon, 2010-05-10 00:00
The Navy/Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI) experienced a server malfunction on the unclassified network May 7 that created an enterprise-wide service disruption.
May 10 2010

Life and Death and Life in Iraq

At War - Mon, 2010-05-10 00:00
A captain's remarkable recovery after suffering a near-mortal wound in Iraq and his encounter with the mother of a soldier killed in combat has helped him answer a question that has haunted him since his injury.
May 10 2010

Navy Hero Honored in New York

Navy.mil Top Stories - Mon, 2010-05-10 00:00
A portrait of Medal of Honor recipient Navy Lt. Michael Murphy was unveiled during a ceremony attended by Murphy's family at Fort Hamilton, N.Y., May 7.
May 10 2010

Midshipmen Selected for Submarine Service

Navy.mil Top Stories - Mon, 2010-05-10 00:00
Eleven female midshipmen from the Naval Academy's Class of 2010 have been selected for submarine service upon graduation, following the Department of the Navy's announcement two weeks ago that female officers now have the option to serve on board subs.
May 10 2010

7th Fleet Commander Celebrates Friendship with Russian Navy

Navy.mil Top Stories - Mon, 2010-05-10 00:00
The commander of U.S. 7th Fleet praised the Russian Federation Navy for its proud history and called for additional efforts to build upon its friendship with the Russian Pacific Fleet May 8, the eve of Russia's Victory Day celebration.

 
 

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