Mission readiness is an essential part of an amphibious ready group (ARG). The composite Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) aboard the forward-deployment amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) is a great example of the mission readiness the U.S. armed forces
It was a simple pottery jar with cork in it. But when the team from the Underwater Archaeology Branch (UAB) of the Naval History and Heritage Command eased the cork out of it, the air that came out was nearly 200 years old, perhaps created by the organic material it had stored.
Sailors assigned to Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Hartford (SSN 768) received the Meritorious Unit Commendation during a ceremony in Groton, Conn., April 10, for unprecedented success in intelligence collection operations at sea in 2012.
Sailors assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) partnered with Mullenix Ridge Elementary School, in Port Orchard, Wash., to teach children about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) April 10.
War gaming leaders at U.S. Naval War College (NWC) in Newport, R.I., released the Chief of Naval Operations' (CNO) annual Title 10 War Game (Global '13) series report April 11, following six months of post war gaming analysis.
Sailors aboard submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) team up with their Military Sealift Command civilian mariner counterparts in the ship's engineering spaces to learn ship systems and begin to develop an engineering plant qualifications program for Sailors
As sea ice continues to recede at a record pace in the Arctic, officials at the Office of Naval Research (ONR) on April 14 announced new efforts to determine the pace of change in what some are calling Earth's final frontier.
More than 100 runners and walkers of all skill levels waited for the signal to mark the start of the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) 5,000 meters (5K) race in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month in San Diego.