All Clear at Washington Navy Yard

WASHINGTON (July 2, 2015) Vice Adm. Dixon R. Smith, commander of the U.S. Navy Installations Command, announces that there was no shooting following the response to a report of an active shooter at the Washington Navy Yard.

At 12:03 p.m. the all clear was given at the Washington Navy Yard after a 7:29 a.m. call was placed from a building ...

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EOD Divers Support 13th International Human-Powered ...

International Submarine Races

Explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) divers and support personnel from Technical Support Detachment’s (TSD) ...

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Washington: US Navy Yard on Lockdown

Washington US Navy Yard on Lockdown

The US Navy Yard in Washington D.C. is currently on lockdown with orders to shelter in place. Emergency and law ...

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HII to Assist in US Aircraft Carriers Maintenance Deal

HII to Assist in US Aircraft Carriers Maintenance Deal

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding division has received an ...

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Future USS Jackson Completes Acceptance Trials

Future USS Jackson Completes Acceptance Trials

Austal announced that Littoral Combat Ship 6 (LCS 6), the future USS Jackson, has successfully completed US Navy ...

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US Navy’s PCs Carry Out Test and Proficiency Fire

US Navy's PCs Carry Out Test and Proficiency Fire

Five coastal patrol ships (PC) of the US Navy that have been outfitted with the Griffin Missile System (GMS) ...

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USS Momsen Sets Sail after 18 Month Rest

USS Momsen Sets Sail after 18 Month Rest

For the first time since December 2013, the guided missile cruiser USS Momsen (DDG 92) got underway under her own ...

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US Navy’s CSG-4 Wins SECNAV Safety Excellence Award

US Navy's CSG-4 Wins SECNAV Safety Excellence Award

US Navy’s Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced this month Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 4 was among the ...

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USNS Comfort Hits CP-15 Mid-Deployment Mark

USNS Comfort Hits CP-15 Mid-Deployment Mark

The Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) celebrated the mid-deployment mark upon arrival ...

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U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba Changes Command

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Escanaba is scheduled to hold a change of command ceremony on July 1st in Boston. ...

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Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group Completes FLEETEX

USS Theodore Roosevelt

The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) conducted various fleet exercises (FLEETEX), June 12-22, to ...

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USCGC Midgett Seizes Nearly Six Tons of Cocaine

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The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Midgett will return to Pier 36 in Seattle on Thursday, July 2nd, following ...

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Royal Navy Divers Take Part in Canadian Bomb Disposal ...

Royal Navy Divers Take Part in Canadian Bomb Disposal Exercise.

Royal Navy divers have taken part in a multi-national bomb disposal exercise off the West coast of Canada. Exercise ...

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USD 400,000 in Defense Grants for Bay County

Governor Rick Scott.

On June 30th, Governor Rick Scott announced that Bay County was awarded $280,000 through Florida’s Defense ...

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RCN Participates in Canada Day Celebrations

HMCS Charlottetown arrives in Cleveland

The Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) will participate in Canada Day celebrations across the country on July 1st, 2015. RCN ...

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USNS Mercy Medevacs Six Injured People

USNS Mercy Medevacs Six Injured People

The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command hospital ship, USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), on June 30th sent her MH-60S ...

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Further DDG 51 Propulsion System Deal Awarded

Further DDG 51 Propulsion System Deal Awarded

L-3 Communications is being awarded a $7,5 million modification to previously awarded contract for the production ...

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USS Mustin, HSM 51 Win CNO Safety Award

USS Mustin, HSM 51 Win CNO Safety Award

The forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) and its embarked helicopter ...

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President of Operation Blessing Boards USNS Comfort

President of Operation Blessing Boards USNS Comfort

The Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) hosted the president of the non-governmental ...

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Austal Lays Keel for US Navy’s Future USS Manchester

Austal Lays Keel for US Navy's Future USS Manchester

Austal and the U.S. Navy held a keel-laying ceremony yesterday, June 29, for the future USS Manchester (LCS 14), ...

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Large-Scale RAS Keeps USS Harry S. Truman Prepared

Large-Scale RAS Keeps USS Harry S. Truman Prepared

The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) conducted its first large-scale stores replenishment-at-sea (RAS) ...

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New Commander Boards USCGC Ida Lewis

New Commander Boards USCGC Ida Lewis

The US Coast Guard Cutter Ida Lewis crew held a change of command ceremony Friday in Newport, Rhode Island. Chief ...

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Three USCG Cutters Change Command

Three USCG Cutters Change Command

Three US Coast Guard cutter crews officially changed commands Thursday during a ceremony in Portsmouth at Sector ...

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US Navy’s HSM-41 Gets New Commander

US Navy's HSM-41 Gets New Commander

The “Seahawks” of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 41 held a change of command ceremony at ...

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USS William P. Lawrence Conducts Burial at Sea

USS William P. Lawrence Conducts Burial at Sea

The officers and crew of the guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110) took part in a burial at ...

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UCT 2 Changes Command at NB Ventura County

UCT 2 Changes Command at NB Ventura County

Underwater Construction Team (UCT) 2 held a change of command ceremony on board Naval Base Ventura County, June 18. ...

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Four US Navy Destroyers Carry Out MISSILEX

Four US Navy Destroyers Carry Out MISSILEX

Four Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyers of Destroyer Squadron 28 conducted an integrated missile firing ...

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