Most Read News, November 17 – 23, 2014

Most Read News, November 17 – 23, 2014

Sweden Confirms Intruder in Stockholm Archipelago The Swedish Armed Forces confirmed that a submarine has violated Swedish territorial integrity. Results from the analysis following the intelligence operation conducted ...

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Russian Navy’s Corvettes Join in Firing Drills

Russian Navy's Corvettes Join in Firing Drills

During recent missile and artillery exercises, the Russian Baltic Fleet’s corvettes Soobrazitelnyy ...

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USCG Engages in This Year’s IMCMEX

USCG Cutter Liberty escorts cruise ships into Juneau, Alaska harbor

During the sea phase of this year’s International Mine Countermeasures Exercise (IMCMEX) four U.S. Coast ...

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T-AGOS/T-AGM Fleet Maintenance Contract Awarded

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Crowley Technical Management Inc., Jacksonville, Florida, is being awarded a $31,8 million firm-fixed-price ...

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LCS Crew 111 Commissioned in Coronado

LCS Crew 111 Commissioned in Coronado

Littoral combat ship (LCS) Crew 111 was formally commissioned during a ceremony at Tidelands Park in Coronado, Nov. ...

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USS John C. Stennis Starts Preps for INSURV

USS John C. Stennis Starts Preps for INSURV

Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) began preparations for a Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV) ...

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CACI Wins NAVSEA Support Services Deal

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CACI International Inc was awarded a $182 million contract to provide integrated logistics and acquisition support ...

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Commander CTF-150, MARCOM Discuss Interaction in Indian Ocean

Commander CTF-150, MARCOM Discuss Interaction in Indian Ocean

The future Commander of Combined Maritime Forces Task Force 150 (CTF-150), Commodore Brian Santarpia (CAN N), ...

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Danish Navy Rescues Two during Survey Ops in Greenland

Danish Navy Rescues Two during Survey Ops in Greenland

Royal Danish Navy’s inspection vessel EJNAR MIKKELSEN recently rescued two teenage girls during the testing ...

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US Navy’s 7th Fleet Sailors Get Protective Garments

US Navy's 7th Fleet Sailors Get Protective Garments

Specialists with Griffin Technologies fit US Navy’s 7th Fleet Sailors with chemical, biological and ...

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JSS Karel Doorman Brings Aid Supplies to Freetown, ...

JSS Karel Doorman Brings Aid Supplies to Freetown, Sierra Leone

The Netherlands Navy’s Joint Logistics Support Ship Karel Doorman arrived in Freetown, Sierra Leone and ...

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US, Japanese Military Leaders Discuss Future Cooperation

US, Japanese Military Leaders Discuss Future Cooperation

US and Japanese military leaders embarked Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) Nov. 18 ...

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Exercise Cooperation Spirit Launches in China

Exercise Cooperation Spirit Launches in China

Defence force personnel from Australia are in China for Exercise Cooperation Spirit 2014 which begins today. The ...

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USS Abraham Lincoln Gets Ready to Fight a Fire

USS Abraham Lincoln Gets Ready to Fight a Fire

Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) received training on hose-handling ...

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New Maritime Research Centre Opened in Portsmouth

New Maritime Research Centre Opened in Portsmouth

UK Minister for Portsmouth Matthew Hancock opened a new £4 million centre for research into unmanned autonomous ...

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USS Donald Cook Completes SRA in Rota, Spain

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Forward Deployed Regional Maintenance Center (FDRMC) Detachment Rota completed its first selected restricted ...

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US, JSDF Conclude Exercise Keen Sword 15

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U.S. and Japan Self-Defense Forces (JSDF) wrapped up Exercise Keen Sword 15 with a display of naval and air power ...

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Australian DF: Russian Flotilla Leaves Coral Sea

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Australian Defence Force vessels and aircraft have completed monitoring a Russian Surface Task Group that was ...

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HMAS Toowoomba Stops 388 Kilos of Heroin off Africa

HMAS Toowoomba Stops 388 Kilos of Heroin off Africa

HMAS Toowoomba has intercepted a vessel carrying approximately 388 kilograms of heroin in international waters off ...

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HNLMS Van Speijk Guards WFP Vessel along Somali Coast

HNLMS Van Speijk Guards WFP Vessel along Somali Coast

EU Naval Force Dutch frigate, HNLMS Van Speijk, has escorted a World Food Programme (WFP) vessel along the Somali ...

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Sweden Confirms Intruder in Stockholm Archipelago

Sweden Confirms Intruder in Stockholm Archipelago

The Swedish Armed Forces confirmed that a submarine has violated Swedish territorial integrity. Results from the ...

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Plans for Cutlass Express 2015 Under Development

Plans for Cutlass Express 2015 Under Development

Maritime professionals from South and East Africa, Europe, Indian Ocean nations and the U.S. met to begin ...

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Operation Bahamas Turks and Caicos Recognized

Operation Bahamas Turks and Caicos Recognized

US Office of National Drug Control Policy Deputy Director for Supply Reduction Marilyn Quagliotti presented the ...

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Lockheed Martin Wins Aegis PSEA Deal Modification

Lockheed Martin Wins Aegis PSEA Deal Modification

Lockheed Martin, Mission Systems and Training, is being awarded a $15,5 million modification to previously awarded ...

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Indian Navy Locates TRV 72 Wreck

Indian Navy Locates TRV 72 Wreck

The Indian Navy has located the wreck of the naval Torpedo Recovery Vessel (TRV A-72) that had sunk off the ...

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