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2014-09-11 12:20:56

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DRS Technologies Inc., a Finmeccanica Company, announced that the U.S.

Navy Drone Launched From Submarine
2013-12-06 09:20:39

The Navy has just announced the successful testing of another new drone, which was launched from an underwater submarine.

2011-02-10 11:25:07

Flight crews responsible for launching aircraft from the decks of carriers are transitioning into the computer age, with the aid of an Office of Naval Research (ONR) TechSolutions effort to move paper tables onto handheld devices.

2011-01-18 13:40:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Raising the bar another notch in aircraft simulation capabilities, the Aircrew Training Systems Business Unit of Environmental Tectonics Corporation is now making available for their ATFS-400 Phoenix, Aircraft Carrier Landing training.

2009-07-04 12:43:47

Wisconsin's Cheese Lady says she's marrying a retired Navy commander enamored by her efforts to sculpt an aircraft carrier out of cheddar. Professional cheese sculptor Sarah Kaufmann, 57, first caught the eye of retired U.S. Navy Cmdr.

2006-07-17 22:03:39

PUSAN, South Korea (Reuters) - A U.S. aircraft carrier group arrived in South Korea on Tuesday amid heightened regional tension brought about by North Korea's test-launch of missiles two weeks ago.

2006-02-17 04:45:39

BEIJING (Reuters) - A lucky bidder may come away from an auction in China with their very own Russian aircraft carrier -- albeit one converted into a floating theme park with a movie theater and restaurants.

2006-02-14 17:18:07

By Jim Wolf WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States will mount this summer its biggest show of naval power in the Pacific in at least 10 years, with exercises involving four aircraft carriers, the U.S. Pacific Fleet commander said on Tuesday. The announcement by Adm.

2005-11-18 17:32:05

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Navy has chosen the USS George Washington to be the first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier it will base in Japan under an agreement last month in which the only country ever hit by atomic bombs ended its resistance to the move, U.S.

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