News about 'US Navy'

Apr 7, 2012

Virginia F-18 crash: US Navy Jet crashes into Virginia building (Video)

By in United States, World No comments

A US Navy F-18 fighter jet reportedly crashed into a Virginia building and set it in flames on Friday, April 6, 2012. The Virginia F-18 crash in Virginia Beach, Virginia damaged at least five buildings, according to reports by several international news sites. Reports say that the two F-18 crews were able to eject from […]


May 11, 2011

US Navy suspends decision to allow gay marriages in military bases

US Navy suspends decision to allow gay marriages in military bases
By in Lifestyle, United States No comments

The US Navy suspended its decision abruptly on Tuesday, May 10, to allow gay marriages in military bases, apparently due to strong opposition from some lawmakers. Rep. Todd Akin file photo Image Credit: AP According to US news sites on Wednesday, Chief of Chaplains, Rear Admiral M.L. Tidd issued a one-sentence statement and changing its […]


May 3, 2011

SEAL Team 6 Congratulated by Commander, Told to Keep Their Mouth Shut

SEAL Team 6 Congratulated by Commander, Told to Keep Their Mouth Shut
By in International, Politics, United States 2 comments

The Navy Sea, Air and Land (SEAL) Team Six members were congratulated through an email by Rear Adm. Edward Winters but were warned to “keep their mouth shut.” This comes after the jubilation of Americans with the successful assassination of al-Qaeda leader, Osama bin Laden.


Feb 5, 2011

Northhop UCAS-D X-47B robotic plane completes first flight (Photo)

Northhop UCAS-D X-47B robotic plane completes first flight (Photo)
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The Unmanned Combat Air System Demonstrator (UCAS-D) X-47B robotic plane was reported to have completed its first flight, as shown in the photo below, according to press release by NAVAIR on Friday. UCAS-D X-47B Photo credit: NAVAIR The X-47B plane unmanned maiden flight lasted for 29 minutes with an altitude of about 50,000 ft, and […]