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Giddy Up Zumwalt Sailors!

The Precommissioning Unit for DDG-1000, Zumwalt, visited Maine’s U.S. Marine Reserve Center Sept. 18 to practice with small arms, take down techniques and force protection skills. … [[ This is a content summary only....

USS Whidbey Island Marines Engage in Ship Operations

Marines with Alpha Company, 2nd Assault Amphibian Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, conducted ship operations near Onslow Beach, North Carolina, with the USS Whidbey Island Sept. 9 and 10. … [[ This is a content...

Marines Board USS Theodore Roosevelt

Two hundred Marines from Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, South Carolina, embarked aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (TR) (CVN 71) Sept. 16 for training in preparation for TR’s upcoming… [[ This is a content...

USS Peleliu Joins ESG 7. Prepares for CERTEX

The amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5), lead ship of the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group (PEL ARG), embarked the Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) 7 for patrol in the 7th Fleet area of… [[...

HII Authenticates USS Ralph Johnson Keel

The U.S. Navy held a keel-laying ceremony for the future USS Ralph Johnson (DDG 114) at the Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) shipyard Sept. 23. The keel was authenticated by ship sponsor… [[ This is...

Future USS Ralph Johnson Keel Authenticated

The U.S. Navy held a keel-laying ceremony for the future USS Ralph Johnson (DDG 114) at the Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) shipyard Sept. 23. The keel was authenticated by ship sponsor and military wife...

Almirante Juan de Borbón Trains in Sea Breeze

The Spanish Navy’s frigate ‘Almirante Juan de Borbón’, integrated into SNMG-2 (Standing NATO Maritime Group 2), is currently deployed in the Black Sea participating in exercise ‘Sea Breeze’… [[ This is a content summary...

RNZN completes sea trials of new frigate bridge system

The Royal New Zealand Navy’s (RNZN’s) ANZAC-class frigate HMNZS Te Kaha has completed sea acceptance trials of an integrated bridge system developed by Canadian naval systems developer OSI Maritime. Lieutenant Commander Vicki Rendall, of...

Navy May Reduce Planned Buys Of Northrop Grumman Tritons

PATUXENT RIVER, Md.–The Navy may decrease the number of Northrop Grumman [NOC]-built MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft it plans to buy because they have proven to be more reliable than expected and fewer may be...

Navy Orders DSIT’s AquaShield Diver Detection Sonar

DSIT Solutions Ltd., a subsidiary of Acorn Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACFN ), announced today that a leading Mediterranean Navy has placed an order for its AquaShield™ Diver Detection Sonar (DDS) system. The system is...

Video: Navy Fires Tomahawk Cruise Missiles at Syria

The U.S. Navy has released two new videos showing the service launching Tomahawk cruise missiles against Islamic State targets in Syria. The first shows Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles, or TLAMs as they’re known in...

USS Gary to Start Final Deployment

The Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided missile frigate USS Gary (FFG 51) is scheduled to depart on an independent deployment to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility, Sept. 24. Gary will… [[ This is...

USS Constitution Virtual Tour Soon on Google Maps

USS Constitution worked with Google Maps to record a virtual tour of ‘Old Ironsides’ this morning aboard the ship. Google Maps photographed the ship to create a virtual 360-degree… [[ This is a content...

ESPS Navarra Assists Yacht in the Gulf of Aden

In the early morning of Friday 19 September, EU Naval Force frigate, ESPS Navarra, came to the assistance of a stricken yacht in the Gulf of Aden. The yacht had been detected on the...

Boeing, Liquid Robotics to Work on Maritime Defense Products

Boeing and Liquid Robotics, the market leader in unmanned ocean vehicles, today signed a global, multi-year teaming agreement for collaboration on product development, maritime services and… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit...

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