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US Reinforces East Asia Ballistic Missile Defense
May 23, 2018
US Reinforces East Asia Ballistic Missile Defense
The U.S. Navy has deployed another upgraded guided-missile destroyer capable of ballistic missile defense to Japan.
US Reinforces East Asia Ballistic Missile Defense
USS <i>Fitzgerald</i> Officer Pleads Guilty in Collision Role
May 10, 2018
USS Fitzgerald Officer Pleads Guilty in Collision Role
Junior officer admits dereliction of duty in court martial plea deal.
USS Fitzgerald Officer Pleads Guilty in Collision Role
USS <i>Fitzgerald</i> and USS <i>John S. McCain</i> Officers to Face Criminal Charges for Deadly Collisions
January 18, 2018
USS Fitzgerald and USS John S. McCain Officers to Face Criminal Charges for Deadly Collisions
Five officers may be tried for dereliction, hazarding a vessel, and negligent homicide.
USS Fitzgerald and USS John S. McCain Officers to Face Criminal Charges for Deadly Collisions
USS <i>Fitzgerald</i> Returns to Yokosuka to Repair New Damage
November 28, 2017
USS Fitzgerald Returns to Yokosuka to Repair New Damage
The destroyer’s hull was punctured while loading onto a heavy lift ship for transport to United States for repairs.
USS Fitzgerald Returns to Yokosuka to Repair New Damage
US Navy Reports on Collisions in Pacific – the USS <i>John S. McCain</i>
November 20, 2017
US Navy Reports on Collisions in Pacific – the USS John S. McCain
Confusion, ignorance of equipment, and poor control design led to deadly collision in Singapore Strait.
US Navy Reports on Collisions in Pacific – the USS John S. McCain
US Navy Reports on Collisions in Pacific – the USS <i>Fitzgerald</i>
November 13, 2017
US Navy Reports on Collisions in Pacific – the USS Fitzgerald
Poor judgement, neglect of procedures preceded deadly collision.
US Navy Reports on Collisions in Pacific – the USS Fitzgerald
USS <i>John S. McCain</i>  Returning to Japan to be Repaired
October 05, 2017
USS John S. McCain Returning to Japan to be Repaired
Damaged U.S. destroyer departed Singapore for U.S. base in Yokosuka.
USS John S. McCain Returning to Japan to be Repaired
US Navy Dismisses Head of 7th Fleet Following Destroyer Collision
August 24, 2017
US Navy Dismisses Head of 7th Fleet Following Destroyer Collision
The U.S. Navy has dismissed the commander of its 7th Fleet from duty, following the second deadly ship collision in less than three months.
US Navy Dismisses Head of 7th Fleet Following Destroyer Collision
Simplifying an Otherwise Complicated Maritime Environment: Operate, Navigate, Communicate
August 22, 2017
Simplifying an Otherwise Complicated Maritime Environment: Operate, Navigate, Communicate
Why maritime captains need to prioritize time and effort towards "operating, navigating and communicating."
Simplifying an Otherwise Complicated Maritime Environment: Operate, Navigate, Communicate
USS <i>John S. McCain</i> Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Singapore, 10 Sailors Missing
August 22, 2017
USS John S. McCain Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Singapore, 10 Sailors Missing
U.S. destroyer is moored in Singapore, damage being assessed and search for missing continues.
USS John S. McCain Collides With Merchant Vessel Near Singapore, 10 Sailors Missing
US Navy Commissions New Warship in Pearl Harbor to Counter ‘Chinese and Russian Aggressiveness’
July 17, 2017
US Navy Commissions New Warship in Pearl Harbor to Counter ‘Chinese and Russian Aggressiveness’
The new warship “is the embodiment of America’s resolve to protect our homeland and defend our allies,” the U.S. military’s most senior officer in the Asia-Pacific says.
US Navy Commissions New Warship in Pearl Harbor to Counter ‘Chinese and Russian Aggressiveness’
US Navy to Commission New Guided Missile Destroyer at Pearl Harbor
July 12, 2017
US Navy to Commission New Guided Missile Destroyer at Pearl Harbor
This will be the U.S. Navy’s first guided missile destroyer fitted with the new Aegis combat system.
US Navy to Commission New Guided Missile Destroyer at Pearl Harbor
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