The U.S. Navy is suffering from an inability to deploy ships to key international conflict zones due to rising maintenance issues on an aging fleet, that is increasingly being sidelined for lengthy repairs, according to military experts and a new government investigation.
The U.S. Navy sailed a warship near a disputed reef in the South China Sea on Tuesday in the latest move to challenge maritime claims made by China and other countries in the region.
The legal arm of the U.S. Navy recently warned personnel against using personal email accounts to conduct official business and to never transmit classified information using non-official accounts.
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus is under fire for bending service rules in order to name the next Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer after a retired Democratic politician.
Iran intends to celebrate its capture of 10 Americans sailors earlier this year by building a monument.
A Republican lawmaker and former Marine has heard from a number of Navy SEALs reporting a shortage in combat rifles.
The U.S. Navy sent a small fleet of ships to the South China Sea in recent days as tensions continue to escalate over China’ territorial claims.
China has completed its land reclamation in the South China Sea and is now putting military facilities on the disputed islands, the commander of the U.S. Pacific Command warned Congress on Tuesday.
Female midshipmen will be required to wear pants at the U.S. Naval Academy graduation this year, in a departure from the policy of previous years.