1 month agoDefense News - Modly resigns after ripping sailors, ousted captain on open microphone - Acting Secretary of the Navy Thomas B. Modly resigned Tuesday after calling the aircraft carrier captain he fired last week " stupid" in an address to the ship's crew.
4 hours agoDefense News -- Boeing nabs $68M for work on F-15s for Qatar -- Boeing has received a $68 million contract this week maintenance and logistics support for F-15 aircraft for the Qatar Emiri Air Force, as well as pre-delivery training, the Pentagon announced.
1 hour agoWorld News -- U.S. surveillance aircraft detected near North Korea -- A U.S. spy plane was seen flying over South Korean airspace on Tuesday morning, local time, according to an online aviation tracker.
1 hour agoDefense News -- Three Israeli generals released from coronavirus quarantine as one goes in -- An Israel Defense Force was general headed for self-quarantine on Monday as three other generals were released from hospital isolation, according to officials.
1 hour agoDefense News -- Air Force Reservists deploy to NYC to fight COVID-19 outbreak -- Over 120 medical personnel have been deployed to New Jersey to help fight the coronavirus outbreak on 48 hours' notice, the U.S. Air Force Reserve said on Monday.
1 hour agoDefense News -- Coronavirus diagnoses in military double in past week -- Coronavirus cases in the military more than doubled in the past week, to 1,435 cases, a Defense Department statement on Monday said.
1 hour agoDefense News -- USS Delaware enters Navy fleet without commissioning ceremony -- Although a weekend ceremony was canceled, the submarine USS Delaware was officially commissioned by the U.S. Navy on Saturday. The vessel is the 18th Virginia-class submarine to join the Navy fleet.
1 hour agoDefense News -- Boeing extends plant shutdowns in Washington state -- Boeing Co. announced an extension of a production suspension in its Washington state facilities, and signaled that layoffs and buyouts could be coming, as a result of precautions to stem the spread of COVID-19.
1 hour agoDefense News -- Sailors cheer USS Theodore Roosevelt captain who was relieved of command -- Hundreds of sailors cheered Capt. Brett Crozier as he departed the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier, videos posted to social media show, after he was relieved of command over a letter requesting help with a COVID-19 outbreak.
1 hour agoDefense News -- SLSCO receives $61.4M for border wall construction -- The U.S. Army awarded SLSCO Ltd. with a $61.4 million contract modification Friday for wall construction along the southern U.S. border.
1 hour agoDefense News -- Huntington Ingalls receives $1.5B modification for LPD-31 -- Huntington Ingalls received a $1.5 billion contract modification this week for construction of the LPD-31 amphibious transport dock, the Pentagon announced Friday.
1 hour agoDefense News -- Boeing shutters Philadelphia-area facilities after employees test positive for COVID-19 -- Boeing announced this week that it is suspending operations in the Philadelphia area for two weeks due to the spread of the novel coronavirus.
1 hour agoDefense News -- Boeing nabs $84.7M to build 3 more MQ-25s for Navy -- Boeing received an $84.7 million contract modification this week to produce three MQ-25 unmanned aerial refueling aircraft for the U.S. Navy.
4 days agoDefense News -- Aircraft carrier captain dismissed after sounding alarm on COVID-19 outbreak -- Navy Capt. Brett Crozier, who earlier this week pleaded with Navy officials to provide more resources for sailors amid a coronavirus outbreak on the USS Theodore Rooosevelt, has been relieved of his position.
4 days agoDefense News -- Comfort, Mercy take small number of referral patients so far -- The Navy hospital ships deployed in March to help cope with an expected overflow of patients due to COVID-19 have treated less than 20 patients combined since they started
4 days agoDefense News -- Navy accelerating large contracts to mitigate effects of COVID-19 -- A top Navy official said this week the branch will award some contracts earlier than planned in an effort to offset the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the defense industry.
4 days agoDefense News -- Lockheed nabs $818.2M to produce JASSMs for Air Force, allies -- Lockheed Martin has been awarded an $818.2 million contract for production of Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles for the U.S. Air Force and allied militaries, according to the Pentagon.
5 days agoCOVID-19 spread on USS Roosevelt is 'ongoing and accelerating'
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