Dec. 9, 2017
Black Knights Squeak Past Midshipmen in Army-Navy Game
The Army-Navy game went down to the wire, with Navy missing a 48-yard field goal and the Army winning 14-13. Army also won the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy as both Army and Navy beat the Air Force Academy this year.
Dec. 5, 2017
U.S., Brazilian Doctors Partner to Bring Medical Care to Amazon
SAN DIEGO —
Five Navy doctors recently boarded the Brazilian navy hospital ship and began a monthlong humanitarian mission that will take them deep into the Amazon. These U.S. doctors are working closely with the Brazilian navy to deliver healthcare to some of the isolated peoples in the world.
Nov. 30, 2017
Native American, Alaska Natives in Singapore Celebrate Heritage
Service members stationed in Singapore celebrated National American Indian Heritage Month and gave short presentations on American Indian and Alaska Native contributions at the Singapore area coordinator’s Cafe Lah Community Center.
Doctors Use Cutting-Edge Research at Navy Hospital
The traumatic brain injury clinic at Naval Medical Center San Diego and the Naval Health Research Center at Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego are developing and using cutting-edge research to better help service members, their family members and retirees.
Face of Defense: Sailor-Artist Creates Legacy Aboard USS Kidd
AT SEA ABOARD USS KIDD —
Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Juan Morales, a sailor-artist whose work appears aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Kidd and elsewhere, said his colorful artwork helps to keep him centered. "I find myself constantly wanting to draw," he said. "I have drawings all over my notebooks and binders. Any chance I get, I draw."
Nov. 27, 2017
Proud Navajo Sailor Follows Her People’s Path
AT SEA ABOARD USS NIMITZ —
Proud of her Navajo Native American heritage, 18-year Navy veteran Petty Officer 1st Class Denise Alamo passes on her people's traditions and values to her children.
Face of Defense: USS Lake Erie Sailor Writes From the Heart
ABOARD USS LAKE ERIE —
A self-published poet, Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Antwoun Stevens puts his emotions into his work. "Poetry is how I let it all out," he said. "It's my heart." Stevens is a yeoman aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Erie. Most of Stevens' shipmates don't know he writes poems. "When you think 'military,' you don't think 'poetry,'" Stevens said.
Nov. 22, 2017
Missile Defense Soldiers Scan the Stratosphere
With the threat of ballistic missile launches by North Korea, the Army maintains Army-Navy/Transportable Radar Surveillance systems, or AN/TPY-2, in Japan to keep a watchful eye on the skies above.
Nov. 21, 2017
Navy Deploys Unmanned Submersibles in Argentine Submarine Search
NAVAL STATION MAYPORT, Fla. —
The Navy has deployed unmanned underwater vehicles to join in the search for the Argentine navy submarine A.R.A. San Juan, which is missing in South Atlantic waters.
Nov. 9, 2017
Military Aviation Leaders Discuss Readiness, Urge Budget Certainty
Top aviation military officials from the four services addressed Congress on aviation readiness, all underscoring the urgent need for predictable budgets.