Tag: US navy

  • US releases Domain Awareness Plan

    Today the White House released the National Maritime Domain Awareness Plan. Statement by NSC Spokesperson Caitlin Hayden on the National Maritime Domain Awareness Plan Today the White House released the […]

  • Reagan sailors press on with lawsuit

    71 who served during 2011 aid mission suing Japanese power company Reagan sailors press on in radiation lawsuit A group of sailors who were aboard the aircraft carrier Ronald Reagan […]

  • How Close Did Captain Philips Get?

    The film Captain Phillips is “based on a true story” of the 2009 hijacking of an American ship by Somali pirates. How Close Did ‘Captain Philips’ Get To The Real Life Piracy […]

  • Exercise FRUKUS Kicks Off

    Maritime forces from four countries began participation in the multinational naval exercise FRUKUS, in port Brest, France Exercise FRUKUS Kicks Off Maritime forces from four countries began participation in the […]

  • US warships head for Israel

    An unidentified man injured the US embassy guard in Tel Aviv with an axe and knife Tuesday, Nov. 20. He was captured. Three amphibious warships with 2,500 Marines aboard back […]

  • Mine Warfare Modernization

     Improving the US Navy’s long-neglected capability to hunt mines is a top priority for the fleet — but it still gets less than 1 percent of the Navy budget. Deadly Serious’ Navy Wrestles With […]

  • US Navy helps crew of Iranian dhow

    Muscat: Guided-missile cruiser USS Hue City (CG 66) rendered medical assistance and provided food, water and fuel to an Iranian-flagged dhow, M/V Payam, on Wednesday, approximately 45 miles southeast of […]

  • Floating Base

    In a major addition to the enlarged presence of American forces in the Persian Gulf designed as a counter to Iran, a newly converted US Navy transport ship has arrived in waters […]

  • US Navy Drone Crashes

    A US Navy drone crashed into marshland in Maryland on Monday during a routine training flight. Smoke was seen rising from brush fires in an unpopulated area near a tributary […]

  • Panetta urges naval strength in Asia

    Mr Panetta said US naval strength should be enhanced in the Asia-Pacific region Defense Secretary Leon Panetta has emphasised the importance of a strong US naval presence in Asia, on […]