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Chasing Ghosts at NAS Brunswick Maine

5 days agoVehicles / Aircraft : JetWhine

On Monday, September 29, I completed a lifetime quest of visiting all 50 states by chasing ghosts at Brunswick Executive Airport (BXM), the former Naval Air Station Brunswick Maine. I chose it because my late father, a naval aviator, served here as an SB2C Helldiver (below) pilot at the war’s end. In seeking the ghost […]

Navy's Blue Angels Are Set to Soar Again

The Navy’s Blue Angels performed their first air show of the season on Saturday at Naval Air Facility El Centro, Calif., according to a Navy release. The elite flight demonstration team usually fl......

Navy Parachutists Stuck in Trees Rescued

CHESAPEAKE -- Two Navy parachutists were rescued after getting stuck in trees Tuesday morning at Fentress Air Field, a Naval Air Station Oceana spokeswoman said. The sailors were participating in......

Navy's Electronic-Warfare Training Plan Not Flying in Forks

The plan is for Growler jet pilots flying out of Naval Air Station Whidbey Island to pick up skills in detecting radar, as that is what the Growlers do....

John Helmer: Cyprus is More Important to Russia than Greece, but Not This Important

What is the significance of Cyrprus' military basing agreement with Russia for Russia’s naval and air forces in the Mediterranean?

Iran attacks replica US ship in military drill

Iran’s Revolutionary Guard launches a large-scale naval and air defence drill near a strategic Gulf waterway, during which a replica of a US aircraft carrier is used as a target. Iran’s armed forces launched a speedboat attack on a giant model of a US aircraft carrier on Wednesday as the Revolutionary Guard staged military exercises […]

Navy Lieutenant Returns Home To Meet His Newborn Daughter For The Very First Time

On February 24th, US Navy Officer Gregory Campbell met his daughter, Bernadette, for the first time after being away on duty for seven months. Baby Bernadette greeted Officer Campbell when he arrived at the Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego, California. Lieutenant Campbell, of the Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 23 ‘Wildcards’, was one […]

Dredging Project to Protect Virginia Shoreline

Outer Continental Shelf sand will protect infrastructure, restore dunes and habitat   The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and Naval Air Station Oceana at Dam Neck,

Navy probes death of sailor at North Island Naval Air Station

 Naval Criminal Investigative Service agents are investigating the death of a sailor at North Island Naval Air Station in Coronado.

Russia is getting military bases in an EU state

Cyprus has offered Russia to have air and navy bases on its territory. Cypriot president Nicos Anastasiades announced that the country is ready to host Russian aviation and naval bases. The official agreement on military cooperationShow More Summary

A Free, Federal College Education - But Mostly For Men

West Point, the Naval Academy in Annapolis, and the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs are all top-tier educational institutions owned and operated at taxpayer expense by the United States government. They provide an elite education and leadership training to some of the best and brightest students free of charge. Show More Summary

Video: Tesla Model X Test Driving At Former Naval Air Station North Of Fremont?

What appears to be a video of Tesla’s oft-delayed Model X SUV being test driven at a old naval air station not that far north of Fremont recently surfaced on YouTube. While it certainly does appear to be a Model X, that’s not definitely so, especially given the distance and quality of the video. Show More Summary

Tesla Model X test drive caught on video

2 months agoVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

The long-awaited all-electric Model X SUV from Tesla was caught on video testing at the former Alameda Naval Air Station in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Curse You, Scott Beauchamp!

“He (still) hates America’s great military traditions!” Tweaking the beast, in the pages of the Washington Post: …The service academies — the U.S. Military Academy for the Army (West Point), the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy and the U.S. Coast Guard Academy — promise to educate and mold future officers charged with [Read more...]

Naval Air Forces Holds Change of Command

Commander, Naval Air Forces (CNAF) held a change of command ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) at Naval Air Station North Island Jan.

Seychelles Anti-Piracy Exercise

On Thursday 8 January, a counter-piracy exercise was carried out jointly by the Seychelles Coast Guard, Air Force and Police together with the EU Naval Force Somalia – Operation Atalanta-,

Close encounters with Russian warplanes as tension increases in Europe

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Things are not looking good over the Baltic Sea. Poland has announced that Russian naval and air force activity in the Baltic Sea region is "unprecedented," with Sweden being the most affected country, which have resulted in numerous close encounters. According to the BBC, these are some of the incidents we know about: Read more...

X-47B may Test Air to Air Refueling in 2015

If the Navy can get the resources, it plans to test an aerial refueling capability on its experimental carrier-launched unmanned aerial vehicle, the X-47B, as early as next year, Naval Air Systems Command officials told USNI News onShow More Summary

73rd Pearl Harbor Day

Seventy-three years ago today we were “suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan” leading to our ultimate involvement in the war which the rest of the world had been fighting for more than two years. Wiki records our casualties on that day; All eight U.S. Navy battleships were […]

Inventor Hopes to Clean Air with Giant Purifiers

In Peru's notoriously polluted capital, Lima, a local inventor is deploying giant air purifiers that double as billboards to suck up carbon dioxide and freshen the city's sometimes choking air. Jorge Gutierrez, a retired naval engineer,...Show More Summary

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