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Apr 22 2011

U.S. sends drones to Libya as battle rages for Misrata

Reuters - Fri, 2011-04-22 02:46
The United States has started using armed drones against Muammar Gaddafi's troops, who battled rebels at close quarters on the streets of Misrata, despite Western threats to step up a month-old air war.
Apr 21 2011

No Weapon 'Insulated' from Budget Wars, Admiral Says

The Wall Street Journal - - Thu, 2011-04-21 14:46
Vice Adm. David Venlet — whose formal title is program executive officer for the F-35 — told reporters Thursday that no Pentagon weapons project should “feel it’s insulated or it’s above being looked at” in the current budget environment.
Apr 21 2011

NATO mulls range of bad options in Libya

Deutsche Welle - Thu, 2011-04-21 08:57
NATO's mission in Libya has now lasted four weeks, and there are no signs of an ending yet. With the alliance coming under more pressure with each passing day, is a quick and acceptable withdrawal still possible?
Apr 19 2011

Sailor Found Dead on Enterprise Top Stories - Tue, 2011-04-19 14:01
A Sailor assigned to USS Enterprise (CVN-65) was found deceased on April 19 while the ship was conducting operations in support of Operation New Dawn in the Arabian Gulf.
Apr 19 2011

NWC Accepting Applications for Fleet Seminar Program Top Stories - Tue, 2011-04-19 14:01
The Naval War College is now accepting online applications for the College of Distance Education's 2011-2012 Fleet Seminar Program, through June 30.
Apr 18 2011

U.S. Fleet Cyber Command, U.S. Fleet Forces Command Announce Realignment Top Stories - Mon, 2011-04-18 13:01
U.S. Fleet Cyber Command (FLTCYBERCOM) and U.S. Fleet Forces Command (USFF) administratively realigned the Navy's cyber organizational structure April 18, to enhance efficiency and maintain optimal effectiveness of the cyber domain.
Apr 17 2011

Commandant Cracks Down on Body Comp

The Commandant of the Marine Corps is cracking down on body composition in the service because he has discovered an unsatisfactory number of overweight Marines.
Apr 16 2011

Libyan government forces bombard Misrata

Reuters - Sat, 2011-04-16 06:51
Forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi fired at least 100 Grad rockets into Misrata on Saturday, a rebel spokesman said, in a third day of heavy bombardment of the rebel-held city.
Apr 14 2011

River-deepening to Ease Aircraft Carrier Movement Top Stories - Thu, 2011-04-14 15:01
Dredging operations, deepening portions of the Elizabeth River from Lambert's Point in Norfolk, Va., to the Norfolk Naval Shipyard in Portsmouth, will begin April 15.
Apr 14 2011

Bethesda to Open New Wounded Warrior Barracks Top Stories - Thu, 2011-04-14 15:01
Naval Support Activity Bethesda (NSAB) announced April 14 a new wounded warrior barracks scheduled to open later this summer.


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