This Is Exactly How Slow At Running The Navy Thinks Women Are

Defense | Jonah Bennett
CHICAGO (July 2, 2017) Petty Officer 2nd Class Melissa Klotz, of Team Navy, runs the women's 100-meter dash during the 2017 Department of Defense Warrior Games. The DoD Warrior Games are an annual event allowing wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans to compete in Paralympic-style sports including archery, cycling, field, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, track and wheelchair basketball. (DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Patrick Gordon)

‘It’s an effort to raise the bar and develop tough, more qualified sailors’

US Navy's 7th Fleet Involved In Another Collision At Sea

Defense | Ryan Pickrell
USS Benfold, a guided-missile destroyer, arrives at a port in Qingdao, Shandong Province, China, August 8, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer

US warships sustained minor damages

Trump Might Get His 355 Ship Navy, But Not For A Long Time

Defense | Saagar Enjeti
PACIFIC OCEAN (April 29, 2013) The guided-missile cruiser USS Princeton (CG 59), the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Guadalupe (T-AO 200), and the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) participate in a replenishment at sea while the guided-missile destroyers USS Momsen (DDG 92) and USS Preble (DDG 88) are underway in formation. Nimitz and Princeton are currently on a Western Pacific deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael D. Cole/Released)

‘It shall be the policy of the United States’

Navy Apologizes After Its Pilot Drew This In The Skies [PHOTOS]

Defense | Dave Brooks
PACIFIC OCEAN (June 6, 2011) An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113 breaks the sound barrier during an air power demonstration over the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17 are currently underway in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Travis K. Mendoza/Released)

‘We are holding the crew accountable’

Three Carrier Strike Groups To Demonstrate America's Unmatched Naval Power In Asia

Defense | Ryan Pickrell
The USS Nimitz, USS Kitty Hawk and USS John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Groups transit in formation during a joint photo exercise during exercise Valiant Shield 2007 in the Pacific Ocean in this August 14, 2007 handout photo. The aerial formation consists of aircraft from the carrier strike groups as well as Air Force aircraft. Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Stephen W. Rowe/U.S. Navy/Handout via REUTERS

Sending a message to regional challengers as Trump tours the region

White House Puts Price Tag On Deadly Naval Collisions

Defense | Ryan Pickrell
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald, damaged by colliding with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, is towed by a tugboat upon its arrival at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, Japan June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

$700 million for repairs

Here's What Caused The Deadly Naval Accidents That Killed Seventeen American Sailors

Defense | Ryan Pickrell
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald, damaged by colliding with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, is towed by a tugboat upon its arrival at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, Japan June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

‘Accumulation of smaller errors’

Deadly Accidents May Have Top Rival Convinced America's Naval Power Is Doomed

Defense | Ryan Pickrell
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald, damaged by colliding with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, is towed by a tugboat upon its arrival at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, Japan June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

May believe U.S. Navy is a ‘paper tiger’

Study Shows Companies May Be Illegally Blocking Military Reservists From Employment

US | Jonah Bennett
Rapid Trident -2017 involves approximately 1,800 personnel from 14 nations, including Bulgaria, Canada, Estonia, Italy, Georgia, Lithuania, Moldova, Norway, Poland, Romania, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Yuri Dyachyshyn/AFP/Getty Images.

Reservists have been struggling to keep their jobs after deployments.

Vietnam Veteran Faces Fines For Flying Navy Flag At Home

US | Ryan Pickrell
Sailors aboard the USS Roosevelt wave to loved ones as the aircraft carrier returns to port at the U.S. Naval base at Norfolk, Virginia March 27, 2002. [The Roosevelt set a record with 159 consecutive days at sea while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom following the attacks in New York City and Washington D.C.] REUTERS/U.S. Navy/Shane T. McCoy/Handout

Claims flag comforts him as he struggles with PTSD

Trump Wishes Navy A Happy 242nd Birthday

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Donald Trump Delivers Remarks Aboard The USS Gerald R. Ford

‘Today, we recognize generations of brave men and women who have served in the United States Navy’

Navy Relieves Senior Officers Of Destroyer Crippled After Fatal Crash

Defense | Ryan Pickrell
The U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain is seen after a collision, in Singapore waters August 21, 2017. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood

‘Lack of confidence’ in leadership ability

Navy Guided-Missile Destroyer Challenges China In The South China Sea

Defense | Ryan Pickrell
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) transits the South China Sea, April 11, 2017. The destroyer is on a scheduled western Pacific deployment with the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group as part of the U.S. Pacific Fleet-led initiative to extend the command and control functions of U.S. 3rd Fleet. Picture taken April 11, 2017. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Danny Kelley/Handout via REUTERS

‘Excessive maritime claims’

Doctors Woke This Special Forces Operator Up Mid-Surgery To Give Him Bad News. Then He Made His Decision

Defense | Russ Read
Air Force athlete August O'Niell kisses his service dog, Kai. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Justyn M. Freeman/ Released)

‘I’ve trusted my life on much sketchier pieces of equipment’

Navy Returns To Its Roots To Prevent Future Deadly Collisions

Defense | Saagar Enjeti
PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 27, 2012) The guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) transits the Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Karen Blankenship/Released)

‘We’ll get this right’

Mattis To Investigate Whether Military's 'Can Do' Culture Is Behind Training Deaths

US | Jonah Bennett
US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis holds a press briefing at the Pentagon in Washington, DC, May 19, 2017. Pentagon chief Jim Mattis stressed Thursday that America is not getting more involved in Syria's civil war, after the US-led coalition struck a pro-regime convoy heading for a remote garrison. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

‘That is the way we’re brought up’

Navy Sacks Two More Commanding Officers Over Fatal Collisions

World | Ryan Pickrell
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald, damaged by colliding with a Philippine-flagged merchant vessel, is towed by a tugboat upon its arrival at the U.S. naval base in Yokosuka, south of Tokyo, Japan June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

17 sailors died aboard the USS Fitzgerald and USS John S. McCain

SHOCKER: Only 1 In 1,000 Dreamers Serve In The Military

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Trump boards Air Force One for travel to view Hurricane Irma response efforts in Florida, from Joint Base Andrews, Maryland

‘Does anybody really want to throw out good, educated and accomplished young people’