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Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, directed the activation of the hospital ship USNS Mercy (T—AH 19) Nov. 13 to be ready to support ongoing disaster relief efforts in the Philippines in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan.
Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has ordered the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) and other U.S. Navy ships to make best speed for the Republic of the Philippines.
The X—47B Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstrator (UCAS—D) conducted flight operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), Nov. 10.
With the strike of a bottle of sparkling wine across the bow by the ship's sponsor, the Navy christened its newest aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the lead ship of the new Gerald R. Ford class, Nov. 9, in a ceremony at Huntington Ingalls Newport News Shipbuilding in Newport News, Va.
Tune into live coverage of the christening of the Navy's newest aircraft carrier, Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), 11 a.m. today from Newport News Shipbuilding in Newport, Va.
Live video of USS New York (LPD 21)'s arrival is scheduled to begin 1 p.m. EST Nov. 8. http://navylive.dodlive.mil/2013/11/08/sailors—participate—in—veterans—week—nyc—2013/
In ALNAV 077/13, released Nov. 8 to all Navy and Marine Corps personnel, the Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) designated November 2013 as Warrior Care Month.
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON)(AW/NAC) Mike D. Stevens released the following Veterans Day message to the Fleet Nov. 8.
Several hundred U.S. Navy Sailors will participate in Veterans Week NYC 2013 from Nov. 6 — 12 in New York City to honor the service and sacrifice of all American veterans.
Naval forces from India and the United States will participate in exercise Malabar 2013, Nov. 5 — 11.
The two aircrew aboard a U.S. Navy T—45C Goshawk aircraft that crashed this morning at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Fla. are stable and are being treated at a local hospital.
The Navy's 11th Virginia—class attack submarine was christened in Groton, Conn., Nov. 2, during a late—morning ceremony at the General Dynamics Electric Boat (GDEB) shipyard.
See live coverage of the Navy's christening of its newest attack submarine North Dakota, today during an 11 a.m. EDT ceremony at a General Dynamics Electric Boat shipyard in Groton, Conn.
The Oliver Hazard Perry—class guided—missile frigate USS Thach (FFG 43) was decommissioned after more than 29 years of naval service during a ceremony on board Naval Base San Diego, Nov. 1.
The National Park Service and the U.S. Navy announced plans Nov. 1 to host a joint memorial ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center at the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument, looking directly out to the USS Arizona Memorial.
Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus presented Sgt. Joshua Moore with the Navy Cross Medal during a ceremony at Camp Lejeune, N.C., Nov. 1.
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus welcomed 626 of the nation's newest Marines to the Marine Corps Nov. 1 during a recruit graduation ceremony at Marine Corps Recruit Depot (MCRD), Parris Island, S.C.
The Navy's newest variant of the Fire Scout unmanned helicopter completed its first day of flying Oct. 31 at Naval Base Ventura County at Point Mugu.
The Navy bade farewell to the Oliver Hazard Perry—class guided missile frigate USS Ford (FFG 54) after more than 28 years of service during a decommissioning ceremony at Naval Station Everett, Oct. 31.