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UPDATE: Search for Sailors expands in Philippine Sea

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 00:58
Search and rescue operations continue for three Sailors following a C—2A Greyhound aircraft crash southeast of Okinawa at 2:45 p.m. yesterday.
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USNS Comfort Completes Hurricane Relief Mission in Puerto Rico

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 08:44
Military Sealift Command's hospital ship USNS Comfort (T—AH 20) returned to Naval Station Norfolk after providing life—saving medical care to the people of Puerto Rico.
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US Navy Deploys Unmanned Submersibles in Argentine Submarine Search

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:40
The U.S. Navy has deployed unmanned underwater vehicles (UUV) to join in the search for the Argentine navy's submarine, A.R.A. San Juan, in South Atlantic waters.
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Second US Navy P—8A Aircraft Joins Argentina's Submarine Search

Sun, 11/19/2017 - 18:30
A second U.S. Navy P—8A Poseidon multi—mission maritime aircraft will deploy to Bahia Blanca, Argentina, Nov. 19 to join an ongoing international search for the Argentinean Navy's submarine A.R.A. San Juan in Southern Atlantic waters.
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US Navy to Deploy Undersea Rescue Capabilities to Argentina

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 14:25
The U.S. Navy has ordered its Undersea Rescue Command (URC) based in San Diego to deploy to Argentina Nov. 18, to support the South American nation's ongoing search for the Argentinean Navy submarine A.R.A. San Juan in the Southern Atlantic.
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US Navy P—8A Poseidon to Support Argentina Search for Submarine

Sat, 11/18/2017 - 07:13
U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) directed the U.S. Navy to deploy a P—8A Poseidon multi—mission maritime aircraft to Bahia Blanca, Argentina, Nov. 18 to support the South American nation's ongoing search for the submarine A.R.A. San Juan in the waters of the Southern Atlantic.
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CNO to Destroyer Crew, 'I've got your back'

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:55
As part of a fleet visit to the Pacific Northwest, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson spent three hours aboard USS Gridley (DDG 101) Nov. 15, where he told the crew, "I've got your back."
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Retired Capt Thomas J Hudner Jr, Korean War Medal of Honor Recipient, Passes Away

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 12:28
More than 800 family, friends, and active duty and retired service members gathered in Concord, Massachusetts, Nov. 16, to pay their final respects to retired Capt. Thomas J. Hudner Jr., who earned the Medal of Honor during the Korean War.
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CNO Visits Naval Base Kitsap—Bangor and USS Kentucky (SSBN 737)

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 18:57
The Navy's 31st Chief of Naval Operations (CNO), Adm. John Richardson, visited Naval Base Kitsap (NBK) Bangor Nov. 15.
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Online Retirement Requests Ready

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 14:27
The Navy announced a self—service function for Retirements and Separations within Navy Standard Integrated Personnel System (NSIPS) in NAVADMIN 273/17 Nov. 15.
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Navy Accepts Delivery of Future USS Ralph Johnson

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 11:40
The Navy accepted delivery of future guided—missile destroyer USS Ralph Johnson (DDG 114) from shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), Nov. 15
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Navy Sets New Physical Fitness Standard to Start Boot Camp

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 09:29
Beginning Jan. 1, Recruit Training Command (RTC), the Navy's only boot camp, will require recruits to pass an initial run standard before they may commence basic military training.
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Keel Laid for Future USS Lenah H Sutcliffe Higbee

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 05:37
The keel of the future USS Lenah H. Sutcliffe Higbee (DDG 123) was ceremoniously laid Nov. 14, at the Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) shipyard.
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USS Donald Cook Departs Aksaz, Turkey and Participates in Exercise Dogu Akdeniz 2017

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 07:47
The Arleigh Burke class guided missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) departed Aksaz, Turkey, Nov. 9 after conducting a regularly scheduled port call.
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Three—Carrier Strike Force Exercise to Commence in Western Pacific

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 18:40
The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) strike groups will commence a three—carrier strike force exercise in the Western Pacific, Nov. 11—14.
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NEX Extends Online Benefits to Veterans

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 12:24
Beginning this Veterans Day, Nov. 11, myNavyExchange.com is proud to expand its online shopping privileges to all honorably discharged Veterans of the U.S. Military.
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Life Saving Kearsarge Returns Home

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 08:22
The amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) returned home to Norfolk Nov. 6, after 68 days of humanitarian assistance and disaster relief in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico in the wake of hurricanes Irma and Maria.
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USS Coronado departs Singapore after 14— month rotational deployment to Southeast Asia

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 09:09
The littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) departed Singapore Nov. 4 after completing a 14—month rotational deployment to Southeast Asia.
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SECNAV Names New Expeditionary Sea Base

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 17:07
Secretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer announced the Navy's newest Expeditionary Sea Base (ESB) ship, T—ESB 5, will be named in honor of Marine Corps Vietnam veteran and Medal of Honor recipient Miguel Keith during a ceremony in National Harbor, Maryland, Nov. 4.
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CNO Presents 2017 Stockdale Leadership Awards

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 11:19
The 37th annual Vice Adm. James Bond Stockdale Leadership Award ceremony was held Nov. 3, in the Pentagon Hall of Heroes in Washington, D.C.
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