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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…

Looking Back — Enterprise at 50

September 11, 2012 9:59 AM - Updated: February 28, 2013 7:07 PM
Naval History, October 2012  During World War II, the war-ship that made the largest contribution to victory in the Pacific…

Atlantic Naval Forces Have a Future

September 9, 2012 9:52 AM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:34 PM
Since Congress passed the “Two-Ocean Navy Bill” in 1940, the U.S. Navy has been sized to operate simultaneously in the…

Syria Air-Only War Could Be Largest of its Kind

September 4, 2012 4:56 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:32 PM
As the Syrian civil war escalates and expands, policy makers are increasingly examining proposals to patrol “safe,” “liberated,” or “buffer…

Birth of the Littoral Combat Ship

August 30, 2012 4:50 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 8:34 PM
Proceedings, September 2012 In a series of 1990s simulations, the LCS concept was born; the Strait of Hormuz was the…

One Giant Leap

August 27, 2012 4:02 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 1:27 PM
Before Neil Armstrong took one small step for man, he was a naval aviator and flew one of the U.S.…

Remembering Tony Scott

August 22, 2012 3:55 PM - Updated: February 5, 2013 2:20 PM
Dave Baranek was a technical advisor for the film, “Top Gun.”  When Tony Scott was hired to helm the motion…
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