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The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) received a distress call March 8.
USS Pinckney (DDG 91), an Arleigh Burke—class guided—missile destroyer, is en route to the southern coast of Vietnam to aid in the search efforts of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, March 8.
HANOI, Vietnam (NNS) — Vice Adm. Matthew Nathan, Navy Surgeon General and Chief, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery completed a visit to Vietnam, March 3.
The Vice Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Mark Ferguson, announced the next phase of Flag officer billet adjustments, projected to bring the Navy into compliance with Office of the Secretary of Defense guidance.
The Department of the Navy announced March 7 that women can now be assigned to previously closed positions in the Coastal Riverine Force, continuing in the Department of Defense's rescission of the 1994 Direct Ground Combat Definition and Assignment Rule.
Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) Protecteur, guided—missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) and fleet ocean tug USNS Sioux (T—ATF—175), arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam safely March 6, following recovery efforts led by the U.S. Navy after a fire aboard the Canadian ship last week.
The Chief of Naval Personnel (CNP) talked with Sailors around the world in an All Hands Call, broadcast from the Defense Media Activity at Ft. Meade, Md., March 5.
The Arleigh Burke—class guided—missile destroyer USS Truxtun (DDG 103) departed Souda Bay, March 6, en route to conduct combined training and theater security cooperation engagements in the Black Sea with Romanian and Bulgarian Naval forces.
The Navy—Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) kicked off its annual active duty fund drive with a ceremony at the Pentagon, March 4.
The Navy joins the nation in celebrating Women's History Month during March, as announced in NAVADMIN 043/14, released Feb. 28.
WASHINGTON (NNS)—Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert and Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Mike Stevens released this week another episode of "Conversation with a Shipmate" further discussing the Navy's commitment to ethics.
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus today announced an increase in Career Sea Pay (CSP) and Career Sea Pay Premium (CSP—P) for eligible Sailors and Marines serving aboard ships whose primary mission is conducted at sea.
The Department of the Navy released its proposed $148 billion budget for fiscal year 2015 (FY15), March 4.
The 10th Nimitz—class aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) arrived in Piraeus, Greece, for a scheduled port visit Mar. 4.
The Center for Personal and Professional Development (CPPD) is asking Sailors to submit their Navy Tuition Assistance (TA) requests — and now would be good —— said the director of Navy Voluntary Education (VOLED) March 3.
A magnitude 6.6 earthquake shook the island of Okinawa Japan during the wee hours of the morning, March 3.
The Navy has determined that the U.S. military pilot whose aircraft crashed Saturday on a training flight for the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center at Naval Air Station (NAS) Fallon, Nev., was killed in the mishap.
USS Somerset (LPD 25), the Navy's newest amphibious transport dock ship, commissioned during a formal ceremony at Penn's Landing in Philadelphia, March 1.
A U.S. Navy F/A—18C Hornet assigned to the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center at Naval Air Station (NAS) Fallon, Nev., crashed today at approximately 3 p.m. PST on a U.S. Navy range training complex, approximately 70 miles east of NAS Fallon.
Guided—missile frigate USS Rentz (FFG 46) returned to San Diego from a seven—month deployment to the 4th Fleet Area of Operations (AOR), Feb. 28.