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China’s Tightening Grasp in the South China Sea: A First-Hand Look
June 10, 2020

China’s Tightening Grasp in the South China Sea: A First-Hand Look

By Zachary Williams
A view from the USS America on China's actions -- and U.S. reactions -- in the disputed waters.

What COVID-19 Means for the US-Japan Alliance
May 29, 2020

What COVID-19 Means for the US-Japan Alliance

By Yuki Tatsumi and Yoshimitsu Sato
With both militaries having to fight the pandemic alongside their existing operations, how can the U.S. and Japan keep deterrence robust?
Sailors on Sidelined US Aircraft Carrier Get Virus for Second Time
May 16, 2020

Sailors on Sidelined US Aircraft Carrier Get Virus for Second Time

By Associated Press
Five sailors were taken off the ship after COVID-19 diagnoses.

New US Navy Carrier Inquiry Suggests Tough Scrutiny of Admirals
April 30, 2020

New US Navy Carrier Inquiry Suggests Tough Scrutiny of Admirals

By Associated Press
The U.S. Navy is widening its investigation into the coronavirus crisis aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt.

Guam Worries as Sailors From Virus-hit Ship Take Over Hotels
April 13, 2020

Guam Worries as Sailors From Virus-hit Ship Take Over Hotels

By Associated Press
People in Guam are nervous as hundreds of sailors from a coronavirus-stricken Navy aircraft carrier flood into hotels for quarantine.

General Says Coronavirus May Affect More US Navy Ships
April 10, 2020

General Says Coronavirus May Affect More US Navy Ships

By Associated Press
Pentagon leaders anticipate that the coronavirus may strike more Navy ships at sea.

Pandemic Spreads in US Fleet, Sidelines Pacific Carrier, Upturns Navy Leadership
April 09, 2020

Pandemic Spreads in US Fleet, Sidelines Pacific Carrier, Upturns Navy Leadership

By Steven Stashwick
A U.S. carrier captain is fired and the navy secretary resigns in public uproar as COVID-19 cases spread through the fleet.
Guam’s Growing Coronavirus Challenge
April 09, 2020

Guam’s Growing Coronavirus Challenge

By Jon Letman
On Guam, an already complex relationship to the U.S. mainland (and military) is complicated by a pandemic.

US Navy Official Apologizes for Calling Fired Captain ‘Stupid’
April 07, 2020

US Navy Official Apologizes for Calling Fired Captain ‘Stupid’

By Associated Press
Thomas Modly was forced to apologize after a broadside against the fired commander of a coronavirus-stricken U.S. aircraft carrier.

US Navy Fires Captain Who Sought Help for Virus-Stricken Ship
April 03, 2020

US Navy Fires Captain Who Sought Help for Virus-Stricken Ship

By Associated Press
The captain of a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier facing a growing outbreak of the coronavirus on his ship was fired by Navy leaders.

Nearly 3,000 Sailors to Leave US Navy Carrier Amid Virus Outbreak
April 03, 2020

Nearly 3,000 Sailors to Leave US Navy Carrier Amid Virus Outbreak

By Associated Press
Nearly 3,000 sailors aboard a U.S. aircraft carrier where the coronavirus has spread will be taken off the ship by Friday, according to U.S. Navy officials.
US Aircraft Carrier Captain Seeks Crew Isolation as Virus Spreads
April 01, 2020

US Aircraft Carrier Captain Seeks Crew Isolation as Virus Spreads

By Associated Press
The captain of the USS Theodore Roosevelt is asking for permission to isolate the bulk of his roughly 5,000 crew members on shore.

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