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CARAT 2017 Series Begins Strengthening Maritime Partnerships, Increasing Regional Cooperation

30 May 2017 - 1:39pm
The 23rd annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise series between the Royal Thai Navy and the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps commenced in Sattahip, Thailand, May 29.

Department of Defense Warrior Games Debuts Anthemic Video

30 May 2017 - 5:28am
The 2017 Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games debuted its anthemic video highlighting the courage, sacrifice and dedication of the wounded warrior athletes who will participate in the 8th annual Warrior Games in Chicago, June 30 — July 8.

Navy SEAL dies after Parachute Malfunction in New Jersey

28 May 2017 - 9:28pm
A member of the U.S. Navy's elite parachute team, the Leap Frogs, was pronounced dead today at 1:10 p.m. after his parachute malfunctioned and he landed in the Hudson River during an aerial demonstration at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey.

Future USS Washington (SSN 787) delivered to the Navy

27 May 2017 - 11:05pm
The Navy accepted delivery of the future Washington (SSN 787), the 14th submarine of the Virginia—class, May 26.

U.S. Naval Academy Graduates Class of 2017

27 May 2017 - 4:27pm
The U.S. Naval Academy graduated 1,053 new Navy and Marine Corps officers at the annual graduation and commissioning ceremony May 26 at Navy—Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.

Future USS Gerald R. Ford Returns From Acceptance Trials

27 May 2017 - 12:06am
The future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) successfully completed acceptance trials conducted by the U.S. Navy's Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV) in the Atlantic Ocean May 24—26 and is in final preparations for delivery.

Parade of Ships kicksoff 2017 Fleet Week New York; Fort Hamilton salutes the ships

25 May 2017 - 1:21am
U.S. Army Garrison Fort Hamilton held a salute to the participating ships of 2017 Fleet Week New York (FWNY) during the official Parade of Ships kickoff, May 24.

Rules and Availability for Navy Fitness Suit and New Women's Choker Style SDW Jacket

24 May 2017 - 5:37pm
Navy announced Wednesday the manner of wear and availability for the new Navy Fitness Suit and women's choker style Service Dress White (SDW) jacket for chief petty officers and officers in NAVADMIN 125/17.

Future USS Gerald R. Ford Underway for Acceptance Trials

24 May 2017 - 4:45pm
The future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) departed Naval Station Norfolk for its second set of sea trials, known as acceptance trials (AT),May 24.

Fleet Week New York to kick off with Parade of Ships

24 May 2017 - 2:20am
Five U.S. Navy ships, four U.S. Naval Academy (USNA) Yard Patrol boats (YPs), two U.S. Coast Guard cutters (USCGC), and one Royal Canadian Navy ship are set to arrive in the New York Harbor May 24, beginning at 8 a.m., to participate in the 2017 Fleet Week New York Parade of Ships.

New Navy Cash® Cards Coming

23 May 2017 - 6:57pm
Sailors and Marines will begin receiving new Navy Cash® cards starting Summer 2017, as the afloat cashless program transitions to the new partners, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (FRBB) and PNC Bank.

Department of the Navy Releases Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Proposal

23 May 2017 - 5:57pm
The Department of the Navy released its proposed $171.5 billion (Base) budget May 23 for fiscal year (FY) 2018.

Navy Urges Patience for Sailors Waiting on PCS Orders

22 May 2017 - 5:36pm
Following passage of the 2017 Consolidated Appropriations Act, the Navy announced today that Sailors should continue to expect to receive permanent change of station (PCS) orders with approximately two months or less lead time through the end of the fiscal year.

US Naval Forces Central Command, Coalition Partners Complete International Maritime Exercise

22 May 2017 - 5:10pm
The International Maritime Exercise (IMX) 2017, led by U.S. Naval Forces Central Command, was held May 2—18, on Naval Support Activity Bahrain.

College in Your future? Tuition Assistance Dollars are Available!

18 May 2017 - 12:52pm
For service members interested in pursuing or continuing their education while on active duty, Navy tuition assistance (TA) is designed to help.

CNO, USS Coronado, USS Sterett Highlight US Navy Presence at Singapore's International Maritime Review, IMDEX17

18 May 2017 - 12:39pm
The littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) and Arleigh Burke—class guided—missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) represented the U.S. in the International Maritime Defense Exposition 2017 (IMDEX—17) in Singapore May 16—18.

Navy HHG Provides Moving Tips to Help Sailors During Peak Moving Season

18 May 2017 - 12:03pm
Naval Supply Systems Command Global Logistics Support (NAVSUP GLS) Household Goods (HHG) provided information and moving tips directed toward Sailors and their families who will be executing a HHG move during the current peak season May 17.

Navy Updates Policy on Wrongful Distribution or Sharing of Intimate Images

16 May 2017 - 3:34pm
The Navy announced Tuesday in NAVADMIN 119/17 that personnel who wrongfully distribute or broadcast intimate images in violation of Article 1168 of U.S. Navy Regulations will face mandatory administrative separation processing.

USS Ronald Reagan Shifts Colors to Commence 2017 Patrol

16 May 2017 - 2:52pm
The Navy's forward—deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5 resumed operations in the 7th Fleet area of operations (AOO) after departing Yokosuka, Japan, May 16.

Makin Island ARG, 11th MEU Return from Deployment

16 May 2017 - 1:12pm
Sailors and Marines of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) returned to their homeport at Naval Station San Diego, May 15, after a successful seven—month deployment to the U.S. 3rd, 5th and 7th Fleet areas of operation.

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