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Capt. Christy Wise frantically waved her headlamp flashlight to alert a boat jetting toward her to turn away. But Wise, a HC-130J rescue squadron pilot, quickly realizing it was too late, dove as far down to save herself. When she surfaced, she knew the boat’s propeller had severed her right leg.
INDIAN OCEAN (NNS) -- The Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) entered the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations (AOO), July 23 after nearly four months supporting Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR), maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet AOO.
WASHINGTON — For the first time, a littoral combat ship (LCS) has successfully launched a Harpoon surface-to-surface missile — but the missile failed to hit its target.
WASHINGTON — The air base at Incirlik, Turkey, used by the U.S.-led coalition to launch airstrikes and other missions against the Islamic State group, remains without power four days after a failed coup. Officials say there has been no move yet to turn it back on.
WASHINGTON — The US Navy is stretching the lives of some of its submarines, if only by a year or two.
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I am not at all concerned about his getting through Boot Camp or his enlistment, He a good kid and listens well. I know he knows how to play with others, but who will teach him how to shine shoes when all they ever wear are sneakers. Most…Continue
Hello Navy Dads. Thank you all for the warm welcome. I am a Proud Navy Dad! My son is still in RTC so I don't know what title he is but as soon as he gets my letters I hope he writes and tells me so I can update. Im new to this and am…Continue