A Somali pirate has been sentenced to life in prison for his role in attacking a U.S. Navy ship.
Two pilots and a crewmember have been rescued after the U.S. Navy helicopter they were riding in crashed in waters near Guam.
Mohamed Farah and five other pirates shot at the USS Ashland in 2010.
Kris Osborn Security, Using an "active seeker" technology, two SM-6 missiles were able to simultaneously track and destroy a single target, greatly improving the probability of a target kill. The SM-6 is unique in several respects;Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Defence Ministry apologized on Thursday for allowing a badly photoshopped picture of navy ships and fighter jets to appear on its social media accounts over the weekend, after hundreds of people poured scorn on the image.
Gap, Inc. -- which includes Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy -- plans to purchase all of its cotton from sustainable sources by 2021. The company says Better Cotton Initiative-certified fibers, organic cotton, recycled materials and cotton grown in the U.S. will comprise this supply chain strategy.
A 31-year-old Somali man was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday for engaging in piracy and other offenses in connection with an attack on a U.S. Navy ship seven years ago, the U.S. Justice Department said. Mohamed Farah, 31, of Somalia…
On Monday, the radical Iranian Revolutionary Guard harassed a U.S. Navy vessel for the seventh time this year. “Back overseas, an Iranian navy vessel engaged in a potentially disastrous game of chicken with a U.S. destroyer earlier this week,” announced Fox News’ Bret Baier on Wednesday’s Special Report. Show More Summary
A Somali pirate is getting thrown in the brig in the U.S.
A U.S. federal judge has sentenced a Somali man to life plus 10 years in prison for his role in the unsuccessful pirate attack on the the U.S. Navy ship USS Ashland in April 2010. Mohamed Farah, 31, was one of five Somali men found guilty...Show More Summary
The U.S Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $95.5 million contract modification to continue development of the Common Missile Compartment for the U.S. Navy’s Columbia-class submarine and the Royal Navy’s Dreadnought-class ballistic-missile submarine.
The Nigerian navy has arrested 10 suspects after intercepting a vessel carrying stolen crude oil off the coast of the Niger Delta, a senior military official said on Wednesday. The suspects - a Nigerian, two Pakistanis, three Ghanaians, one Indonesian…
A U.S. Navy submarine has returned to its home port following a six-month deployment. The USS New Mexico arrived at the Naval Submarine Base in Groton on Wednesday. The submarine's … Click to Continue »
While it may have been a routine test of the LGM-30 Minuteman III, the timing of the nuclear deterrent launch has some observers concerned.
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The Iranian vessel came within 1,000 meters of the USS Mahan, prompting the guided-missile destroyer to ‘deploy a flare to determine the vessel’s intentions’ A US Navy guided-missile destroyer fired a warning flare toward an IranianShow More Summary
Ryan Pickrell Security, Asia China’s ultimate goal is to be able to field a blue water navy and project power as the U.S. does, and some observers suspect that China is moving along that trajectory at a rapid pace. China launched its...Show More Summary
A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer fired a warning flare toward an Iranian Revolutionary Guard vessel coming near it in the Persian Gulf, an American official said Wednesday, the latest tense … Click to Continue »
I REMEMBER WHEN WE WERE TALKING ABOUT A 600 SHIP NAVY: A 355-Ship Navy Could Take Two Decades, Cost $102 Billion A Year. If this is true, we’re doing something wrong. Related: Is it time for a big fleet of small ships?
BEIJING (AP) — China on Wednesday launched the navy's second aircraft carrier, its first to be entirely homebuilt.