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Raytheon’s SM-2 AURs Ordered for DDG 1000 Vessels

Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded an $8 million modification to a previously awarded contract for 18 SM-2 Block IIIA All-Up-Rounds for DDG 1000 class ships. Most of… [[ This is a...

Australian Chief of Navy Visits Vietnam

Australian Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Tim Barrett, recently wrapped up a busy inaugural visit to Vietnam where he met a number of government and military officials across the country. Flying… [[ This is...

US Navy Awards Maintenance Deal for Its Survey Ships

3PSC, LLC, Norfolk, Virginia, is being issued a $14,9 million modification under a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract to exercise a 182-day option for the operation and maintenance of five… [[ This is a content...

USCG Cutter Rush Returns from Deployment

The crew of US Coast Guard Cutter Rush returned to its homeport Honolulu, Hawaii, following a successful 72-day deployment in the Central and Western Pacific, Monday. Rush departed in July… [[ This is a...

SURFREM Takes First Steps during Valiant Shield 2014

In the midst of the year’s largest U.S. military exercise, Asia’s forward-deployed destroyer squadron is taking steps to ensure surface warfare readiness by leading the Navy in the… [[ This is a content summary...

SURFREM Takes First Steps during Valiant Shield 2014

In the midst of the year’s largest U.S. military exercise, Asia’s forward-deployed destroyer squadron is taking steps to ensure surface warfare readiness by leading the Navy in the… [[ This is a content summary...

Sri Lanka Navy Rescues Indian Fishermen

Sri Lanka Navy patrol craft attached to the Northern Naval Command on routine patrol rescued four Indian fishermen. The Indian fishing vessel ran-aground in the seas south of Delft on 28th… [[ This is...

HMS Westminster Ends London Visit

London’s affiliated warship, UK Navy’s HMS Westminster, spent six days in the nation’s capital where the ship’s company visited the Tower of London, took part in a Freedom of the City parade,… [[ This...

Image of the Day: USS Halsey Sailors Go for a Swim

Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey (DDG 97) participate in a command swim call. Halsey is on deployment in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of… [[ This is a content...

US Navy, Australia Order TIH Systems for Submarines

DRS Laurel Technologies, Johnstown, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a $171 million contract for the development, integration and production of Technology Insertion Hardware. TIH is the latest… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

SNMCMG2 Vessels Dock in Algiers, Algeria

Yesterday morning, five NATO ships assigned to Standing NATO Mine Counter-Measures Group TWO (SNMCMG2) arrived in Algiers for a scheduled port visit, during the Group’s deployment to the… [[ This is a content summary...

CSG3 to Shift from Maintenance to Operational Readiness

Operational planners for Carrier Strike Group Three (CSG3) attended a four-day symposium to reinforce integration between CSG3 component commands at the Trident Training Facility on Naval Base… [[ This is a content summary only....

MSRON 12 Disestablishes

Officers and Sailors gathered at US Naval Base Yorktown’s Cheatham Annex in Williamsburg, Virginia, to witness the disestablishment of Maritime Expeditionary Squadron (MSRON) 12, Sept. 27…. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

BRP Ramon Alcaraz Back Home after KAKADU

After more than a month long deployment the Philippine Navy’s BRP Ramon Alcaraz PF (16) that participated in the multilateral naval exercise “KAKADU 2014” arrived to Manila, Philippines… [[ This is a content summary...

HMS Grimsby Completes Minehunting Exercise

UK Navy’s HMS Grimsby has come to the end of a minehunting exercise led by the Spanish which saw her hunt dummy mines while coming under a variety of attack scenarios. The Royal Navy…...

New Commander of EODMU 3 Appointed

Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 3 held a change of command ceremony Sept. 26 at Naval Amphibious Base Coronado, Calif. During the ceremony, Cmdr. John D. Porter relieved Cmdr…. [[ This is a...

Five USS Mesa Verde Sailors Promoted to CPOs

Five Sailors aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Mesa Verde (LPD 19) were frocked to chief petty officer (CPO) during a ceremony held Sept. 16. The pinning ceremony began with soon-to-be… [[ This is...

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