Spanish Navy deploys OPV Arnomendi to NAFO mission

OPV Arnomendi. Photo: Spanish Navy

Spanish Navy offshore patrol vessel (OPV) Arnomendi (P-63) has set sail from Ferrol, Spain towards Newfoundland ...

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NOAA to visit two sunk WWII ships off North Carolina

The German World War II submarine U-576. Photo: NOAA / Ed Caram

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and its partners are set to visit remains of two ...

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USS Independence wreck visited 800 meters below surface

Bow of USS Independence. Photo: Nautilus

A team of scientists aboard the exploration vessel Nautilus are conducting a mission to visit the sunk U.S. Navy ...

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LM to develop Frigate LCS combat management systems

Lockheed Martin is in charge of delivering the Freedom-variant littoral combat ships to the US Navy like the USS Fort Worth pictured here in the Indian Ocean. Photo: US Navy

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training has received a $67.9 million contract to develop combat management ...

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HII bags $52M contract for USS Harry S. Truman modernization

USS Harry S. Truman. Photo. US Navy

The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command has awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding a $52 ...

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Bonhomme Richard strike group begins fall deployment

Bonhomme Richard strike group begins fall deployment from Okinawa

Ships of the U.S. Navy’s Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) departed Okinawa, Japan, August ...

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USS Hopper, Port Royal to deploy to Persian Gulf

USS Hopper in Pearl Harbor. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Hopper (DDG 70) is scheduled to depart Hawaii on August 25 together with ...

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Raytheon gets $92M contract for US Navy carrier EASR radar

Illustration. Photo: Huntington Ingalls Industries

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon a $92,069,954 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for the engineering and ...

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USS Forth Worth heads home after breakdown in Singapore

USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) departs Changi Naval Base for San Diego, California. Photo: US Navy

Things turned out to be better than expected for U.S. Navy’s littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) ...

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US Navy christens eighth EPF vessel USNS Yuma

US Navy stages USNS Yuma christening beneath the ship's hull

The U.S. Navy has christened its newest Expeditionary Fast Transport ship, USNS Yuma (EPF 8) during a ceremony held ...

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US Navy aircraft carrier Carl Vinson passes INSURV V

Ships assigned to the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Carrier Strike Group steam in formation during a photo exercise. Photo: US Navy

The crew of the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) has completed Phase V of the Board of ...

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Ike switches to LED as part of US Navy 'green' initiative

Fireman Nikolas Martin converts a light fixture to use energy-efficient LED bulbs in a passageway aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike). Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) has begun upgrading to ...

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Maritime security exercise SEACAT starts in Singapore

Liaison officers from participating countries of Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) 2016 review a training brief to prepare for the exercise at Yankee Station, Aug. 19. Photo: US Navy

The 15th annual Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) exercise was launched at the Republic of Singapore ...

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US Navy ballistic missile submarine collides with OSV

USS Louisiana (SSBN 743) in Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Navy ballistic-missile submarine USS Louisiana (SSBN 743) collided with an offshore support vessel, also ...

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Canadian Navy frigate deploys to Asia-Pacific after RIMPAC

HMCS Vancouver during RIMPAC 2016. Photo: Royal Canadian Navy

Royal Canadian Navy frigate HMCS Vancouver departed Pearl Harbour August 18 and will now conduct operations in the ...

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Queensland, Australia to supply US Navy ships with biofuel

Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Stethem, part of the Great Green Fleet, entering Sydney on August 14. Photo: US Navy

Following initial talks in June 2015, the U.S. Navy has now signed an agreement with the government of Queensland, ...

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Boeing to build two P-8A Poseidons for UK

maritime patrol aircraft

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing a $68.4 million contract to start procuring long-lead parts for the production of ...

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Pacific Partnership reaches Indonesia

Hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) sits anchored off the coast of Da Nang, Vietnam, during its third mission stop of Pacific Partnership 2016. Photo: US Navy

Pacific Partnership 2016, embarked aboard hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19), arrived in Padang August 19 for the ...

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Story of WWII rifle told by Navy science of history

An M1 Garand rifle used by U.S. Marine Corps Raiders during the World War II attack on Japanese military forces on Makin Island is at Naval History and Heritage Command's (NHHC) Underwater Archaeology Branch. Photo: US Navy

The U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) Underwater Archaeology Branch recently began an assessment of a ...

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USCGC Sherman crew offloads 11 tons of cocaine in San Diego

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Sherman guards pallets of cocaine prior to offloading them at Naval Base San Diego on August 18, 2016. Photo: US Coast Guard

The crew of the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sherman offloaded approximately 11 tons of cocaine at Naval Base San Diego, ...

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Ohio ballistic missile submarine USS Nevada turns 30

The combined crew of the Ohio-class fleet ballistic-missile submarine, USS Nevada (SSBN 733), stand together for a group photo during the 30th Anniversary of the ship's commissioning. Photo: US Navy

Sailors assigned to the U.S. Navy’s Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Nevada (SSBN 733) celebrated ...

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Raytheon to build Naval Strike Missile in US

A Naval Strike Missile is launched from Norwegian frigate Fridtjof Nansen. Photo: Raytheon

Raytheon has received an initial contract to produce Naval Strike Missile (NSM) launchers at its production ...

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GE works with GD and US Navy on improving LM2500 gas turbine

Photo: GE Marine Solutions

GE’s Marine Solutions announced recently that the LM2500 gas turbine Module Modernization Program (MMP) that the ...

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USS Bonhomme Richard visits Okinawa, Japan

USS Bonhomme Richard conducting flight operations in East China Sea. Photo: US Navy

U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) made a port visit to White Beach, Okinawa, August ...

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USS Dwight D. Eisenhower visits Bahrain after three years

Photo: US Navy

After 3 years, U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) (Ike) returned to the Kingdom of ...

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US Navy secretary sets date for USS Detroit commissioning

USS Detroit. Photo: US Navy

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus has officially confirmed the October 22, 2016 date for the commissioning of the ...

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