Russian forces controlling the strategic region of Crimea have demanded that the crew of two Ukrainian warships must surrender, according to Ukrainian sources. Ukrainian defence ministry spokesman Maksim Prauta said ...
Explosions targeted police in Bahrain today as clashes between security forces and anti-government protesters on the third anniversary of the Gulf nation's uprising left dozens wounded, authorities and activists ...
The United States has added yet another ship from its naval fleet to help Malaysian authorities in the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. USS Kidd, an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer joins USS Pinckney in looking for the missing aircraft ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Malaysian Insider
If successful, this U.S. court case opens up the possibility of Fukushima-related claims from not just American military personnel and their dependents but potentially thousands ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Japan Times
Filed under: Investing Defense contractors have taken a hit with recent budget fluctuations due to sequestration. While many defense project budgets have suffered drastic program reductions, shipbuilding has not been one of them. Recently, the U.S. Navy has submitted ... FULL ARTICLE AT Daily Finance
Get Business Mobile Text Alerts The No. 2 officer of the fast-attack submarine USS Connecticut was relieved of his duties Saturday "due to a loss of confidence in his ability to serve as executive officer," the Navy said in a ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Hartford Courant
An Indian worker has died in an accident during construction of a nuclear submarine, a defense statement has said. This is the latest in a string of deadly mishaps to hit the Navy. Two other workers were injured in the ... FULL ARTICLE AT GlobalSecurity.org
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The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States. It is the largest navy in the world, with a battle fleet tonnage that is greater than that of the next 13 largest navies combined. The U.S. Navy also has the world's largest carrier fleet, with 11 in service, one under construction (two... Full
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