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SWO Boss: Study Pushing Further Changes to LCS, Informing Frigate Manning Plans

Information Specialist 1st Class Matthew Stephenson mans the lines as the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS-11) gets underway on Aug....

Influenza A(H1N2) variant virus – Brazil

On 15 December 2020, the Brazil Ministry of Health reported the second confirmed human infection with influenza A(H1N2) variant virus in Brazil...

Bath Iron Works on Striking Union: ‘Ball is in Their Court’

Streamers mix with falling snow during the christening of guided-missile destroyer Thomas Hudner (DDG 116) at the Bath Iron Works shipyard on April...

Navy, Electric Boat Agree on $9.5B Contract Option for First 2 Columbia Subs

Artist’s rendering of the Columbia-class SSBN submarine. US Navy Image The Navy and its lead builder for a new class of ballistic-missile submarines have...

COVID-19 policies not backed by data do more harm than good

The fallout from the information gap disproportionately affects vulnerable populations: but there is data out there, if you know where to look. Source link...

First F-35C Pilots Graduate from TOPGUN

Three F-35C Lightning II, attached to Commander, Joint Strike Fighter Wing, the “Argonauts” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 147, the “Rough Raiders “Strike...

SECNAV Braithwaite Pledges Support for Navy History Museum Nearing Deal to Move off Washington Navy Yard

Secretary of the Navy Kenneth Braithwaite, right, discusses the significance of the historic Washington Navy Yard with Naval History and Heritage Command deputy...

One Year In, SURFDEVRON Ready to Speed Up At-Sea Testing, Prototype Deliveries

Sailors man the rails aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Zumwalt (DDG-1000) as the ship pulls into Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam on April 2,...

Navy Calling Up 1,600 Reservists to Fill in For Shipyard Workers Out for COVID-19

Norfolk Naval Shipyard workers prepare to install a 2400-pound pilgrim nut on a propeller of the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush...

Report to Congress on U.S. Navy Ship Names

The following is the June 10, 2020 Congressional Research Service report, Navy Ship Names: Background for Congress. From the report Names for Navy ships traditionally...

COVID-19 Mitigation Will Likely Cost Defense Industry $1 Billion

An undated photo of a worker at Norfolk Naval Shipyard. US Navy Photo The sweeping COVID-19 stimulus package passed in March does not cover...

White House Orders Review of Coast Guard Heavy Icebreaker Program

An artist’s rendering of VT Halter Marine’s winning bid for the U.S. Coast Guard Polar Security Cutter. VT Halter Marine image used with...

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Destroyer USS John McCain Transits Taiwan Strait as Chinese Carrier Strike Group Drills Nearby

USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) conducted a routine Taiwan Strait transit April 7, 2021. US Navy Photo A U.S. guided-missile destroyer transited the...

Ebola virus disease – Guinea

On 14 February 2021, the Ministry of Health (MoH) of Guinea informed WHO of a cluster of Ebola Virus Source link

Hate speech and violence still rising against Roma despite recognition gains, says rights expert

More must be done to tackle online hate speech against minorities including the Roma and Sinti, who continue to be scapegoated for spreading...

SCA/I Chapters Reach Out for Christmas

We are thankful for all of our chapters, centers, and affiliates who reached out with the love of Jesus during this season: SC Baltimore...