The Navy has begun early construction and prototyping on a new class of nuclear-armed ballistic missile submarines designed to help ensure global piece by deploying…
The Navy‘s newest Virginia-class attack submarine has a name: USS Utah. The sub, SSN-801, is the last of a block of 10 ordered by the…
British defense giant BAE Systems Plc announced hundreds more layoffs at its shipyard in Norfolk, Virginia. The company on Tuesday said it has notified about…
Defense contracting giant Lockheed Martin Corp. will be producing littoral combat ships for the U.S. Navy until the mid-2020s regardless of a recent order from…
Navy Secretary Ray Mabus visited Capitol Hill on Wednesday for a ship-naming ceremony in honor of a civil rights hero in Congress. Mabus announced that…
The commanding officer of the USS Coronado (LCS-4) invited Military.com to tour the trimaran Littoral Combat Ship during Fleet Week.
Two of the U.S. Navy’s Joint Strike Fighters landed aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower for another round of tests at sea.
The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday blasted the U.S. Navy’s Ford-class aircraft carrier program as an acquisition debacle.
The United Arab Emirates is interested in buying one of two French warships originally intended for Russia, according to multiple news reports.
The U.S. Navy laid the keel of its second next-generation Ford-class aircraft carrier, the USS John F. Kennedy, slated to enter service by 2023.
New Pentagon report says the speed, maneuverability and shallow draft of the Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship makes it ideally suited for operations in the South China Sea.
Stealth fighter jets, carrier-launched drones, V-22 Ospreys, submarine-detecting helicopters and electronic jamming are vital for future naval air power, an admiral said.
Vice Admiral Mike Shoemaker, commander of Naval Air Forces, argues that aircraft carriers and air wings provide flexible strategic options for the U.S. military.
The Marine Corps didn’t appropriately account for nearly $1 billion in 2012 — the year the Pentagon celebrated its first financial audit.
The Navy and Huntington Ingalls are nearly one-third complete with initial construction of the soon-to-be USS Tripoli, the second new America-class amphibious assault ship.
The United States needs to step up its naval presence in the South China Sea, according to Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Va.
The Navy will increase its global carrier presence next year despite numerous reports it will experience a Middle East carrier-gap as soon as this Fall,
The Navy plans to spend $25 million per year beginning in 2017 as a way to invest in techniques of lowering the cost of building the services’ new Ford-class aircraft carriers.
The closely held company behind the successful Predator-series drones sees growing demand for maritime-surveillance missions.
The Navy has stepped up deployments of its new Joint High Speed Vessel in exercises around the globe as part of a broader effort to expand the mission, service officials said.