Watch The US Navy's New Laser Weapon Take Out Two Ships

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘It locked on and destroyed the targets we designated with near-instantaneous lethality’

Watch The F-35's First Night Flight Ops Off An Aircraft Carrier

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Footage captures fifth-gen fighter’s first night takeoff and landing aboard U.S.S. Nimitz

US Navy's New Swarm Of Autonomous Boats Can Surround, Destroy Targets

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘Our Sailors and Marines can’t fight tomorrow’s battles using yesterday’s technology’

Dem. Lawmaker Uses German Luftwaffe Uniform To Portray U.S. Navy In Campaign Mailer

Politics | Brendan Bordelon
Rep Brownley

‘Disrespectful to those who have worn the uniform of the United States’

US Navy creates 'game-changing' jet fuel from seawater

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘It’s a huge milestone for us’

USS Carl Vinson: Strength through people

Opinion | Steven Bustin
The burial reportedly took place on the USS Carl Vinson. Photograph: Timothy A. Hazel/AFP/Getty Images

The crew’s average age is only 20, and yet they keep the 100,000 ton ship moving 24/7.

Shooting occurred during National Emergency Preparedness Month

US | Caroline May
Navy Yards emergency response. Grae Stafford/TheDC.

‘September … also begins a time of safety, readiness and preparation’

Obama says budget fights could sink aircraft carriers

Politics | Neil Munro
Barack Obama

President heads to Norfolk, warns shipyard workers

Naval expert: Ships shown during Democratic convention tribute to veterans were Russian - TheDC

Guns and Gear | David Martosko
Obama Accepts Nomination On Final Day Of Democratic National Convention

‘An immediate apology would be very nice. Maybe acknowledge the fact that yes, they screwed up’

US Navy hopes stealth ship answers a rising China - AP

Business | admin
Stealth Destroyer.JPEG

The stealth destroyer is being heavily promoted by the Pentagon as the most advanced destroyer in history

Navy wants to develop new cloaking system for jet fighters - Wired

Tech | Josh Peterson
Strike Fighter School

An obscurant could blot out a plane’s UV silhouette in a shapelesss mass of ultra-violet shadow.

American aircraft carriers remain essential to commanding the seas

Opinion | Robert O'Brien

The carriers allow the U.S. to project its power across the globe.

Say hello to the Navy's little friend - NYDN

Tech | wrahn

Navy scientists set a world record Friday during a test of an electromagnetic railgun, shooting a 20-pound projectile rocketing through the air at seven times the speed of sound

A New York salute

Opinion | Rebecca Spicer

A well-deserved welcome to America’s heroes

A glitch in time - AP

US | admin

Glitch renders 10,000 U.S. military GPS receivers useless for days; officials blame installation of new software