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Arthur T. Hilkert, 89, whose training as a Navy pharmacist's mate during World War II eventually led him to a civilian career representing U.S. drug manufacturers overseas, died Monday, July 28, at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Camden following a stroke.
The U.S. Navy has put into effect an advanced acquisition contract for Australia's procurement of Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft.
Capt. Steve Nakagawa , commanding officer, Naval Air Warfare Center Training System Division for the U.S. Navy, is joining the board of directors for Canvs. I caught up Nakagawa today at the Canvs grand opening to ask a simple question: What drew you to Canvs? Nakagawa said Philip Holt , co-founder of Canvs, was the one who brought him to the ... (more)
America's Navy is coming home to Chattanooga, one of 13 cities to host a performance by the United States Navy Band Country Current during its 2014 tour -- one of the Navy's signature outreach programs.
The U.S. Navy awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a $100 million contract to provide planning yard services for the Littoral Combat Ship program.
Iranian Navy Commander Habibollah Sayyari has announced that his forces will hold massive drills in Iran's southern waters in November to boost their defensive preparedness.
A 2008 Sussex Technical High School graduate and Georgetown native is serving in the U.S. Navy as part of a crew working aboard one of the world's most advanced ballistic missile submarines, USS Alaska .
Methane is a harmful greenhouse gas known to be a major contributor to global warming and climate change.
The U.S. military has a reputation as a somewhat secretive organization. But in one respect at least, the Pentagon is one of the most "open" of our government agencies.
The U.S. Navy's recognition of a 72-year-old war grave began when an Australian scuba diver plucked a bent trumpet from 120 feet below the Sea of Java.
On Friday, Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby shocked the press when he revealed that an American Navy P-8 Poseidon aircraft was intercepted by a Chinese fighter in what he described as a " very dangerous, very unprofessional " situation.
US Department of Defense inform that BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair, Norfolk, Virginia, is being awarded a $55,911,832 modification to a previously awarded contract for USS Arleigh Burke fiscal 2015 extended selected restricted availability.
Huntington Ingalls Industries informs that the Virginia-class submarine 'Minnesota' being built at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division has successfully completed its first round of sea tests and evaluations.
The Navy is sending a second aircraft carrier strike group to the Asia Pacific region amid new tensions with China over a dangerous aerial encounter between a Chinese interceptor and Navy P-8 surveillance craft.
Despite a decline in discretionary defense spending by Congress , a growing number of Newport News -based firms are landing large-scale military contracts this month.
Just one week after the military announced it would relax its prohibitions on natural hairstyles worn by its African-American ranked enlistees, Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Jessica Sims will reportedly be honorably discharged on Friday, after failing to obey an order to cut off her natural do.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 01:04 am
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