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U.S. forces in the North Arabian Gulf concluded a search and rescue operation for a missing U.S. Marine Corps aircrew member today at 3:00 p.m. (GMT), after efforts to locate him were unsuccessful. The Marine is presumed lost at sea.
The Navy successfully completed the Critical Design Review (CDR) for a new Command, Control, Communications, Computers & Navigation (C4N) suite for Landing Craft, Air Cushion (LCAC), Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) announced Oct. 2.
The Department of the Navy, after carefully weighing the strategic, operational, and environmental consequences of the proposed action, has decided to base the F—35C aircraft at Naval Air Station (NAS) Lemoore, California.
The Department of Defense's largest longitudinal study in military history received an endorsement from the Army's surgeon general Sept. 19, emphasizing the importance of the Navy—led study across the military services.
U.S. Navy and Marine Corps forces in the North Arabian Gulf are conducting a search and rescue operation for a missing aircrew member who went into the water at 2:10 p.m. (GMT), today, when the aircraft the member was aboard lost power on takeoff from USS Makin Island (LHD 8).
The Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) will hold a worldwide Navy birthday All Hands Call Oct. 7 at 1 p.m. EST from the Defense Media Activity at Ft. Meade, Maryland.
The U.S. Navy celebrated the 60th anniversary of the commissioning of USS Nautilus and the birth of the nuclear Navy Sept. 30, 2014 in a ceremony aboard the historic ship in its home at the Submarine Force Museum and Library in Groton, Conn.
Team Navy struck gold early at the fifth annual Warrior Games Sept. 29 at Fort Carson in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Team Navy celebrated the start of the fifth annual Warrior Games during a festive opening ceremony at the Olympic Training Center, Sept. 28, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
The Vice Chief of Naval Operations (VCNO), Adm. Michelle Howard, visited U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet (FCC/C10F) headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, Sept. 26.
Navy Recruiting Command (NRC) hosted Rear Adm. Margaret G. Kibben, chief of Navy chaplains, in a visit to Naval Support Activity (NSA) Mid—South Sept. 26 to discuss detailing and recruiting concerns.
Naval Special Warfare Group ONE (NSWG—1) held a dedication ceremony at the Assaults and Tactical Weapons Training Complex, La Posta Sept. 25 to rename the site Camp Michael Monsoor.
Experts at Navy Personnel Command (NPC) are ready to assist Sailors on any personnel—related topic, and the best way to get questions answered is via social media, leaders said Sept. 26.
Recently Sailors may have heard rumors that the Navy's motorcycle training courses were no longer being offered or that there was a prolonged gap. Not true!
The Navy announced changes to its High Year Tenure (HYT) policy in NAVADMIN 223/14, released Sept. 26.
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus delivered remarks about maritime security and the global economy Sept. 25 at the University of Pennsylvania.
This spring, based on fleet feedback, Navy revised the Final Multiple Score (FMS), the weighted formula used to select Sailors for advancement.
Nimitz—class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) was announced as a recipient of the 2014 Secretary of Defense (SECDEF) Field—Level Maintenance Award, Sept. 20.
Thirty—nine seriously wounded, ill and injured Sailors — who hail from across the country — landed in Colorado Springs, Colo., this week to begin training for the fifth annual Warrior Games, which kick off at the Olympic Training Center Sept. 28.
U.S. military forces and partner nations, including the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, undertook military action against ISIL terrorists in Syria overnight, using a mix of fighter, bomber, remotely piloted