US Navy, Marine Corps wrap up Pacific Blitz 2019

US Navy and Marine Corps units are wrapping up two weeks of joint drills as part of exercise Pacific Blitz 2019 in ...

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GAO: Recovering US Navy readiness will take years

Although the US Navy and Marine Corps are working to rebuild the readiness of their forces while growing and ...

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US Marines F/A-18 collides with KC-130 Hercules off Japan

A US Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet collided with a KC-130 Hercules tanker aircraft some 200 miles off the coast of ...

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Sikorsky gets $717m contract for CH-53E, MH-53E upkeep

The US Navy has awarded Sikorsky a $717 million performance-based contract for supply and logistics support for the ...

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F-35B conducts first combat strike from USS Essex

In a milestone for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter program, a Marine Corps F-35B flying from amphibious assault ...

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US Navy identifies Marine missing from USS Essex

The US Navy has identified a Marine who was reported missing from the USS Essex on August 9 has been identified as ...

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CARAT 2018 kicks off in Indonesia

Naval forces from the US and Indonesia have commenced the 24th Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) ...

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US Marines preparing for AAV operations during RIMPAC

Shortly after the US Marine Corps ordered their first next-generation amphibious vehicles, a number of US Marines ...

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JAGM cleared for low rate initial production

The Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM) system has successfully passed its Defense Acquisition Board review and ...

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US Marines contract BAE Systems for ACV production

The US Marine Corps Systems Command has selected BAE Systems as the preferred builder for the construction of ...

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US F/A-18 complete first operational flights with APKWS

US Marine Corps’ F/A-18 squadrons recently completed operational flights with the Advanced Precision Kill Weapon ...

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US amphibious drill off Djibouti canceled after two crashes

US Navy and Marine Corps have cancelled the Alligator Dagger amphibious drill taking place off Djibouti after two ...

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US Navy, Marine Corps kick off Alligator Dagger

Naval Amphibious Force, Task Force 51/5th Marine Expeditionary Brigade has begun a two-week amphibious training ...

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US Marines test modified mine plow on "The Shredder"

The US Marine Corps recently tested a mine plow prototype on their Assault Breacher Vehicle, nicknamed “The ...

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US, Spanish, Italian marines train together in Spain

US Marines assigned to Fleet Antiterrorism Security Team (FAST) Company Europe worked alongside their Spanish and ...

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US Navy suspends search for missing marines off Australia

U.S. Navy and Marine Corps suspended search and rescue efforts for three marines involved in an MV-22 Osprey mishap ...

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US Navy, Marine Corps preparing for first F-35B deployment

U.S. Navy and Marine Corps leaders gathered in Pearl Harbor last month for the “Joint Strike Fighter ...

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US Navy orders more Vipers from Bell Helicopter

The U.S. Navy has awarded Bell Helicopter a $423.4 million contract modification ordering more AH-1Z new ...

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US Navy orders additional two CH-53K test helicopters

The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command has awarded Sikorsky Aircraft a $232 million contract for the procurement of ...

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US largest helicopter lands on Australian largest ship

Royal Australian Navy’s landing helicopter dock got another opportunity to shine at the International Rim of ...

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USS Bataan hosts junior marine officers during WARFEX

A War Familiarization Exercise (WARFEX) had the U.S. Navy’s multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan ...

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