Americas The US’ top shipbuilders are growing impatient with the Navy over the Ohio-class Replacement Program (SSBN-X), with General Dynamics Electric Boat and Huntington Ingalls Industries both calling for the service to comment on a proposed workshare between the two yards. The two yards submitted a proposal for a working arrangement in March, which will […]
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Self-inflicted wounds spelled doom for Notre Dame football in Saturday’s 24-22 loss to Clemson, but the Irish must quickly regroup, as Navy is coming to South Bend on Saturday for the latest edition of a longstanding series oozing with mutual respect. Notre Dame, now 4-1 this season, dropped nine spots to No. Show More Summary
Navy and Notre Dame will be going head-to-head on the field Saturday, but even though they're on opposite sides, there is plenty of respect in the rivalry. That's why the teams are doing something to "pay homage to the storied history and brotherhood" between the two schools, as the Navy press release states. Show More Summary
U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama will join builder General Dynamics Electric Boat, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics, in christening Illinois (SSN-786), the U.
"Like a submarine commander can't always call to shore, you can't just call back to Earth for advice"
A Russian Navy corvette and a geographical vessel have entered the Caspian Sea to hold drills aimed at securing shipping lanes, Russia’s Southern Military District press service said Monday.
A Russian Navy corvette and a geographical vessel have entered the Caspian Sea to hold drills aimed at securing shipping lanes while asserting the country's military presence in the region, Russia’s Southern Military District press service said Monday.
The Navy kicked off a new program Oct. 5, designed to give high performing officers and Sailors experience at large corporations for approximately one year.
Russia may use its Black Sea Fleet to blockade the Syrian coast according to the force's former commander and current Duma defense committee head.
You might think that after 42 years Billy Joel would tire of singing about Paul who's a real estate novelist and Davy who's still in the Navy. But the iconic tune "Piano Man" never gets old for him. Originally released in 1973, it is one of the Grammy award-winning singer’s... More »
Rejecting China's "Great Wall of Sand," the U.S. Navy will patrol near man-made islands constructed by Beijing. The move toward a somewhat more muscular stance follows talks between Chinese President Xi Jinping and President Barack Obama...Show More Summary
Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy has revealed a torpedo-armed watercraft which can operate both on and under water.
Perfume PosseNail polish Monday: Dupe of Chanel Sky Line Now that I’ve discovered that I can wear blue nail polish – light blue, that is, no navy or electric blue, thank you — I’ve been looking around for the best shades for me. And I’ve stumbled on what might be the perfect one. Show More Summary
The $604 billion defense spending bill now nears passage with many billions of dollars in rampant defense waste scattered throughout. Aircraft waste on the pricey but flawed F-35, Navy waste on a next generation of nuclear submarines, and systemic waste in unchecked new weapons, all have found their costly places [...]
NOBEL PEACE PRIZE UPDATE: U.S. Navy Prepares Confrontation in the South China Sea. The United States is preparing to maneuver naval warships and aircraft close to China’s artificial islands in the South China Sea, in what would be the Obama Administration’s toughest response yet to Beijing. Reportedly, the White House is readying plans to send […]
The Ultimate Navy SEAL Workout (Photos: Travis McCoy/travismccoy.com) Navy SEALs are some of the toughest and most highly trained men in the American military. Because they conduct dangerous missions both in the water and on land and...Show More Summary
The Nittany Lions did just enough to beat Army, 20-7, with Christian Hackenberg’s lone touchdown coming on a three-play sequence in the third quarter.
The Navy and Joint Strike Fighter team have gone back to the carrier for further test, integration and development flights with the F-35C. Two of the jets landed aboard the USS Eisenhower yesterday for what will be two weeks of at-sea trials. Their arrival was a wet one, a rare occasion for the F-35 which is usually seen flying in fair weather conditions. Read more...
Joseph Trevithick Security, A massive price tag. The Government Accountability Office has slammed the U.S. Navy for badly managing its plans to buy new Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carriers. Too late to do anything about delays and...Show More Summary