Iran launches submarine as US navy drills in GulfDUBAI, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Iran launched a submarine and a destroyer into the Gulf from Bandar Abbas port on Tuesday at the same time as U.S. and allied navies held exercises in the same waters to practice keeping oil shipping lanes open. Tehran has ...
US, China conduct first counter-piracy naval drillDUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The U.S. Navy says it has carried out its first joint counter-piracy naval exercises with China off the Horn of Africa.
Navy: Sub commander faked death to end affairBy MICHAEL MELIA, Associated Press. HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A Navy officer who was dismissed last month as commander of a Connecticut-based nuclear submarine faked his own death to end an affair he was carrying on with a mistress, investigation ...
US Navy Midshipmen Go "Gangnam Style"United States Naval Academy included. The U.S. Naval Academy Midshipmen posted a video to YouTube two days ago which shows members of the football team dancing "Gangnam Style" throughout the U.S. Naval Academy campus in Annapolis.
US navy flexes muscles in Gulf exercise not far from IranWASHINGTON - A major US-led naval minesweeping exercise got underway in the Gulf Sunday as tension remain high over Iran and its controversial nuclear program.
US Navy's Second Joint High-Speed Vessel Christened06:53 GMT, September 18, 2012 MOBILE, Ala. | USNS Choctaw County (JHSV 2), the second of the Navy's new joint high-speed vessels (JHSV) designed for rapid intra-theater transport of troops and military equipment, was christened, Sept.
US invites China to take part in biggest Naval exercise"The US Navy will invite China to send a ship to participate in the RIMPAC 2014 exercise," Panetta said. "We note that the US and China just this week participated in a very successful counter-piracy exercise in the Gulf of Aden.
U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $94 Million to Plan USS Miami Fire ...GROTON, Conn., Sept. 17, 2012 -- /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $94 million contract for advance planning and preliminary execution of fire-restoration efforts on USS Miami (SSN-755).
US Navy Accepts Delivery of Future USS Anchorage06:55 GMT, September 18, 2012 AVONDALE, La. | The U.S. Navy accepted delivery of its newest amphibious transport dock ship, the future USS Anchorage (LPD 23), from Huntington Ingalls Industries in Avondale, La.
Northrop Grumman, Finmeccanica team up for US helicoptersMI) AgustaWestland on Tuesday said they were joining forces to compete for the new U.S. Air Force Combat Rescue helicopter and the U.S. Navy's new "Marine One" presidential helicopter. The two companies said they signed a comprehensive teaming ...
US Naval Academy takes on Psy's "Gangnam Style"(CBS News) The K-Pop song sensation that is "Gangnam Style" does not seem to be slowing down. On Friday we showed you a wedding video inspired by the hit song from Psy.
Neil Armstrong Buried at Sea in US Navy CeremonyAfter that ceremony, Armstrong's wife, close family members and members of the U.S. Navy boarded the Navy missile cruiser Philippine Sea to place Armstrong's ashes in the Atlantic Ocean.
CACI continues Navy port trainingThe task order from the Naval Sea Systems Command -- under the Seaport II Enhanced contract vehicle -- will support U.S. Navy ports and repair facilities throughout the United States as well as in Japan. It has a three-year period of performance plus ...
US, allies in Gulf naval exercise as Israel, Iran face off"This exercise is about mines and the international effort to clear them," Vice Admiral John Miller, commander of the U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, told officers assembled for the symposium at his fleet headquarters in Bahrain on Monday.
USS Brig Niagara sets sail for home after Navy WeekCity & Region; USS Brig Niagara sets sail for home after Navy Week. Derek Gee/Buffalo News U.S. Navy warship USS De Wert leaves Buffalo on Monday after spending five days in the Queen City for Navy Week.
Woburn neighborhood lined with flags in support of former Navy SEAL who died ...Expressing their sympathy and support, neighbors of the mother of former US Navy SEAL Glen A. Doherty, who was killed in an attack last week on a US consulate in Libya, lined their Woburn neighborhood with American flags.
Book details US raid that killed bin LadenSome details are mundane: Terrorist leader Osama bin Laden wore a sleeveless white shirt and tan pants when he was shot and killed by U.S. Navy SEALS, he used Just For Men to dye his beard, he was a neat freak. Other details seem significant, even ...
Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival Celebrates - 50th Anniversary of US Navy ...Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Arleigh A. Burke authorized the creation of U.S. Navy SEAL teams and Team 1 was established in San Diego on January 1, 1962 to support the Pacific Fleet.
US Navy medical care boosts ties, image in AsiaPEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) - The U.S. Navy is spending more than $20 million each year sending ships to poorer nations in the Asian-Pacific region to provide cataract surgery, dental fillings and other medical care.
ADC Bonspiel re-enlistment18, 2012, ADC Bonspiel reaffirmed he would support and defend the Constitution of the United States in a ceremony conducted at the U.S. Navy Memorial in Washington, D.C. Recognizing the unique sacrifice he has made by choosing to serve, members of ...