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USNI News Fleet and Marine Tracker: July 15, 2024

July 15, 2024 12:24 PM - Updated: July 15, 2024 12:57 PM
These are the approximate positions of the U.S. Navy’s deployed carrier strike groups and amphibious ready groups throughout the world as of July 15, 2024, based on Navy and public data. In cases where a CSG or ARG is conducting…

Embassy Security: The Strategic Context

September 18, 2012 10:18 AM - Updated: February 5, 2013 8:46 PM
On the 11th anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon, al Qaeda affiliates staged a series…

More Marines to Libya: FAST Companies

September 12, 2012 10:02 AM - Updated: February 5, 2013 4:25 PM
Editor’s note: The Pentagon is sending additional U.S. Marines to Libya to reinforce existing U.S. security forces following the attack…

Marines Plotting New Course

September 3, 2012 4:53 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:31 PM
Every defense document in recent years stresses the chaotic, unpredictable, and dynamic nature of present and future operating environments. Defense…

The Cost of a Syrian Intervention

August 22, 2012 3:52 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:16 PM
A Libya-style military intervention in Syria could take up to six times as many combat aircraft as last year’s Operation…

The Makin Island Raid at 70

August 16, 2012 9:39 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 8:24 PM
On August 17, 1942 211 Marines set out from two submarines to Makin Island, the home of a Japanese seaplane…

Next Generation USMC Unmanned Vehicles

August 6, 2012 8:19 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 1:27 PM
Today the U.S. Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory will complete a more than weeklong experiment to test unmanned ground vehicles designed…

Sailor and Marine Olympic Medal Winners

August 3, 2012 8:43 AM - Updated: February 5, 2013 1:28 PM
Carl T. Osburn You would think that the affinity that Americans have for guns would make competitive shooting a more…

An Unmanned Joint Strike Fighter?

July 12, 2012 10:22 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 1:49 PM
CRYSTAL CITY, VIRGINIA — Three nautical miles from an amphibious assault ship, I toggled a small button labeled “STOVL,” or short…

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