Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Coast Guard Honors Ralph Berry, First African American Diver

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — The Coast Guard honored Ralph Berry, the service’s first African American diver, Tuesday, in a ceremony at Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, North Carolina. In...

November 24, 2021
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Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Naval Base Ventura County, PORT HUENEME, Seabees

US Navy Opens Seabee Base To Help Relieve LA Port Congestion

The U.S. Navy is opening facilities in Port Hueneme, which is located less than 100 miles north of the Port of Los Angeles. The opening is in direct support of...

November 23, 2021
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BRP Sierra Madre

Philippines Busts Chinese Coast Guard Blockade

by Neil Jerome Morales (Reuters) Navy vessels from the Philippines successfully completed a resupply mission on Tuesday at a South China Sea outpost, its defense minister said, a day after...

November 23, 2021
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USCG Ukrainian Navy Ships

US Coast Guard Donates Patrol Boats To Ukraine

KYIV, Nov 23 (Reuters) – Two refitted former U.S. Coast Guard patrol boats intended to bolster the Ukrainian navy have arrived at the Ukrainian Black Sea port of Odessa, the...

November 23, 2021
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Iranian ship uav

Israel Flags Iranian Anti-Ship Drone Bases

by Dan Williams (Reuters) Israel sharpened its rhetoric against Iranian combat drones on Tuesday, disclosing what it said were two bases used to carry out maritime attacks with the remote-controlled UAV...

November 23, 2021
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Monday, November 22, 2021
Darwin bulk storage facility

Crowley Advances Major Fuel Services Project in Australia with Saunders International

US-based shipping company Crowley has reached agreement with Saunders International to provide engineering, procurement, construction and management (EPCM) services, as well as construction of multiple bulk fuel storage tanks, in...

November 22, 2021
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Saturday, November 20, 2021

Welcome Home U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy

The crew aboard U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy (WAGB-20) approach the pier at Base Seattle Saturday, Nov. 20, after completing a 22,000-mile, 133-day deployment circumnavigating North America. During the voyage,...

November 20, 2021
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Two Refitted Former U.S. Patrol Boats Sent To Ukrainian Navy As Part Of A Security Package

KYIV, Nov 20 (Reuters) – A ship carrying two refitted former U.S. Coast Guard patrol boats designed to beef up the Ukrainian Navy transited the Dardanelles strait on Saturday days after Ukraine said it...

November 20, 2021
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Friday, November 19, 2021

US Navy Issues Discharge Guidance for Sailors Refusing COVID-19 Vaccine

The U.S. Navy has issued follow-on guidance for service member who refuse the COVID-19 vaccination in defiance of the Navy’s vaccine mandate. Currently, 95 percent of the active-duty force is...

November 19, 2021
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Wednesday, November 10, 2021

China’s New Aircraft Carrier Nears Completion

(Bloomberg) China is three to six months from launching its third and most modern aircraft carrier, new analysis shows, in what would be a milestone for President Xi Jinping’s effort...

November 10, 2021
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Monday, November 8, 2021

China Builds Mockup of U.S. Navy Aircraft Carrier, Destroyers at Missile Target Range

By Yew Lun Tian BEIJING, Nov 8 (Reuters) – China’s military has built mockups in the shape of a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier and other U.S. warships, possibly as training targets, in...

November 8, 2021
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the future USNS Harvey Milk awaiting launching at General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard

Navy’s New Fleet Oiler Named After Civil Rights Activist Harvey Milk Launched at NASSCO

General Dynamics NASSCO has christened and launched the U.S. Navy’s newest T-AO class fleet oiler named ofter civil rights activist Harvey Milk. The future USNS Harvey Milk (T-AO 206) is...

November 8, 2021
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Thursday, November 4, 2021

Leadership of Navy Submarine That Hit Underwater Object Relieved of Command- Officials

The Seawolf-class fast attack submarine USS Connecticut was damaged with multiple injuries reported after the it reportedly struck an uncharted seamount in the South China Sea last month. WASHINGTON, Nov...

November 4, 2021
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Sunday, October 24, 2021

Russian, Chinese Warships Hold First Joint Patrols In The Pacific

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian and Chinese warships held their first joint patrols in the Western part of the Pacific ocean on October 17-23, Russia’s defense ministry said in a statement...

October 24, 2021
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Thursday, October 21, 2021

New USTRANSCOM Commander is ‘Laser-Focused’ on Buying Secondhand Ships to Boost Military’s Surge Sealift

In her first major speech since taking over as commander of the U.S. Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) this month, Air Force Gen. Jacqueline D. Van Ovost committed the command to being...

October 21, 2021
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Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Bonhomme Richard Fire: Series of Failures Led to Ship’s Destruction -Navy

“The loss of this ship was completely preventable,” said Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Bill Lescher, emphasizing the Navy’s commitment to making urgent and necessary changes to correct the...

October 20, 2021
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Sunday, October 17, 2021

U.S. And Canadian Warships Sail Through Taiwan Strait To The Anger Of Beijing

TAIPEI, Oct 17 (Reuters) – A U.S. and a Canadian warship sailed through the Taiwan Strait late last week, the American military said on Sunday, at a time of heightened...

October 17, 2021
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Friday, October 15, 2021

Shipwreck of Famed US Revenue Cutter Bear Located Off Nova Scotia

After decades of searching, researchers from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and Coast Guard have located the underwater shipwreck of the former U.S. Revenue Cutter Bear. The wreck...

October 15, 2021
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U.S. Navy Disputes Claim that Russia Chased a Destroyer Away From Its Waters

MOSCOW, Oct 15 (Reuters) – Russia said one of its military vessels chased away a U.S. naval destroyer that attempted to violate Russian territorial waters during Russian-Chinese naval drills in...

October 15, 2021
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Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Former US Navy Engineer, Wife Face Judge in Submarine Espionage Case

By Jan Wolfe WASHINGTON, Oct 12 (Reuters) – A former U.S. Navy nuclear engineer and his wife on Tuesday faced their first court hearing on charges they attempted to sell secrets about...

October 12, 2021
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