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Webb Institute Selects Crowley Scholarship Recipients

Webb Institute, a four-year college specializing in naval architecture and marine engineering, announced the 2014-2015 recipients of Crowley Maritime Corp.'s Thomas B. Crowley, Sr. Memorial Scholarship today.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Philly.com

Arthur T. Hilkert, 89; represented drug firms

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.

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UPI

P-8A Poseidon acquisitions move forward

The U.S. Navy has put into effect an advanced acquisition contract for Australia's procurement of Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft.

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Business Journal

Exclusive: Steve Nakagawa talks about bridging Research Park and downtown startups

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)

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Chattanoogan.com

Chattanooga Selected For U.S. Navy Band's Tour Sept. 13

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.

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Marine News

BIW lands Navy Contract of $100 million

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.

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Tehran Times

Iran to stage massive drills in southern waters: Navy chief

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.

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Cape Gazette

Navy Seaman Jason Rohlfing of Georgetown serves aboard USS Alaska

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 .

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DNA India

Key defence, trade pacts to be signed during President Pranab...

India and Vietnam are likely to sign key agreements in the field of defence, trade and culture during the visit of President Pranab Mukherjee to this strategically-important country next month.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Methane plumes erupt along East Coast: Okeanos Explorer finds 570 methane seeps

Methane is a harmful greenhouse gas known to be a major contributor to global warming and climate change.

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The Motley Fool

Defense News Roundup: Raytheon Ships Torpedoes As the U.S. Navy Raises CANES

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.

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U.S. Naval Institute

Reports of Illegal Salvage Prompted Examination of USS Houston Wreck

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.

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Hot Air

U.S. Officials: A group of 'rogue' pilots responsible for China's aggression?

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.

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Marine News

BAE Systems Awarded USS Arleigh Burke Contract Modification

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.

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International Business Times

China Makes Headways in Developing Supersonic Submarine

A supersonic submarine that could cover 9,900 kilometres from Shangai to San Francisco in less than two hours, has been developed by Chinese scientists.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Marine News

Submarine Minnesota First Sea Trial a Success

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.

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Lucianne.com

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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.

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Three Newport News firms awarded large military contracts

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.

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NewsOne

Re: Navy Discharges 12-Year Sailor Jessica Sims Over Natural Hairstyle | News One

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.

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Pacific Daily News

Brooks conducts site visits

Meet with representatives: Gen. Vincent Brooks, Commanding General of the U.S. Army Pacific, visits with Rear Adm.

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