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The crew of the Virginia-class fast attack submarine USS Hawaii (SSN 776) man the rails aboard WWII museum ship USS Bowfin (SS 287) to shoot a spirit spot for Fox Sports to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. FOX Sports is returning to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam to telecast four college basketball games live on Dec. 6 and Dec. 7. Participants include the University of Hawai'i, University of California, Princeton University, and Seton Hall University. U.S. Navy photo by Cmdr. Corey Barker (Released) 160822-N-IC288-005
ABOARD THE USS GEORGE WASHINGTON — For Navy pilot Lt. Graham "Boss" Cleveland, landing the Navy's Joint Strike Fighter aboard a moving aircraft carrier was a relief.
Radar maker Raytheon has been awarded a $92 million contract to develop a new Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar for the U.S. Navy’s new Ford-class carrier fleet and big deck amphibious warships, company officials told USNI News on a Monday conference call.
WASHINGTON — The former Navy SEAL who wrote a book about his role in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden will pay the government more than $6.6 million for violating non-disclosure agreements and publishing without getting the document cleared by the Defense Department, according to federal court documents.
The destroyer named for Navy Cross recipient Marine Sgt. Rafael Peralta will be commissioned next summer, a Navy official said.
Also considered for the Medal of Honor, Peralta was killed Nov. 15, 2004, during a building-clearing mission in Fallujah, Iraq. He fell to the floor after receiving a fatal head wound from a ricocheting bullet fragment. Insurgents tossed a grenade at Marines and that landed near Peralta’s head.
PENSACOLA, Fla. — A new pilot has begun training with the Navy's elite Blue Angels.
The Pensacola News Journal reports that Cmdr. Frank Weisser is practicing with the flight demonstration squadron during an extended break in their performance schedule.
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