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Feb 16 2016

Navy seeks autonomous drones

CNN Top Stories - Tue, 2016-02-16 06:23
The Navy is looking to increase its use of drones that are more and more independent of direct human control despite the concerns over increasing automation in the military.
Feb 14 2016

Navy May Install Railgun for Zumwalt-Class Destroyer Navy - Sun, 2016-02-14 18:27
The U.S. Navy is considering whether to equip a Zumwalt-class destroyer with an electromagnetic railgun under development.
Feb 12 2016

CNO: Navy to Hit Seven-Month Deployments by End of Year Navy - Fri, 2016-02-12 16:40
The Navy's top officer says the service is in shape to return to a seven-month deployment model by the end of 2016.
Feb 11 2016

Seoul, U.S. to open talks on missile defense

USA Today - Thu, 2016-02-11 23:52
Seoul and Washington will begin talks as early as next week on deploying a sophisticated U.S. missile defense system in South Korea, officials said Friday.
Feb 10 2016

Navy to Poll Fleet for Input on Ditching 'Seaman' Title, Among Others Navy - Wed, 2016-02-10 13:09
The master chief petty officer of the Navy is bringing 10 other master chiefs to Washington, D.C. to assist in a mission to make ratings and titles gender-neutral.
Feb 7 2016

South Korea fires warning shot after North Korean boat crosses border

The Washington Times - World - Sun, 2016-02-07 20:27
South Korea fired on a North Korean patrol boat Monday, just a day after the North drew international condemnation by testing another banned long-range missile.
Feb 7 2016

Pentagon orders commanders to prioritize climate change in all military actions

The Washington Times - Sun, 2016-02-07 19:32
The Pentagon is ordering the top brass to incorporate climate change into virtually everything they do, from testing weapons to training troops to war planning to joint exercises with allies.
Feb 5 2016

Ford Tests Damage Control, Emergency Response During First GQ Drill Top Stories - Fri, 2016-02-05 20:07
The crew of Pre—Commissioning Unit Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78) held its first all=hands general quarters (GQ) damage-control drill Feb. 4.
Feb 3 2016

Army to Let Women Apply for Infantry and Armor Jobs by This Spring Navy - Wed, 2016-02-03 07:05
The Army's chief of staff says that female soldiers could begin training to serve in direct combat arms jobs such as infantry and armor by this spring, but it could take up to three years to form gender-integrated units.
Feb 2 2016

North Korea, Defying Warnings, Prepares Long-Range Rocket Launch

The New York Times - Tue, 2016-02-02 12:55
The North Koreans made their intentions known to the International Maritime Organization, a United Nations agency that ensures shipping safety.


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