Secretary of Defense James Mattis received media criticism this week after commending Navy sailors in a speech earlier in the month for not being “p***ies.”
Secretary of Defense James Mattis addressed a group of sailors last week and used characteristically blunt language about the value of their service.
A U.S. Navy fighter jet was forced to take evasive action after an Iranian drone came far too close to the plane on Tuesday.
A U.S. Navy patrol boat fired warning shots toward an Iranian naval ship during a “tense encounter” in the Persian Gulf on Tuesday, according to an American defense official.
The U.S. Navy on Saturday commissioned its newest aircraft carrier, the USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), with President Donald Trump in attendance.
A whistleblower who uncovered life-threatening fuel risks to pilots and others the Navy was required to address was raising new safety complaints before managers fired him in early June.
The Navy fired a civilian whistleblower who uncovered life-threatening safety risks to pilots and others from the improper testing of aircraft fueling equipment and jet fuel itself that could degrade aircraft engines, cause engine surging and, in worst-case scenarios, flameouts.