Two Navy P-8 Poseidon aircraft and the USNS Cesar Chavez have ended their participation in search efforts for missing Malaysian Airlines MH370, a 7th Fleet spokesman said. The unmanned submarine Bluefin-21 is expected to be used in future search missions.
Lawmakers have not completely shut down the Defense Department’s plan to drastically cut funding for commissaries, but they have at least delayed the significant changes that would almost certainly raise prices for shoppers.
A House subcommittee has rejected a Pentagon plan to consolidate Tricare Prime, Standard and Extra into a single system that would have resulted in higher heath care fees for nearly all Tricare beneficiaries.
A new defense pact that will allow thousands of U.S.
Republicans say emails released Tuesday on the attack in Benghazi, Libya, include ‘the smoking gun’ that shows a White House official urged that the assault on the U.S. consulate be blamed on a protest that never happened.
The Coast Guard installed a new leader on Wednesday to oversee the navigable waters from central New Jersey to the South Carolina border, including management of rescue operations and coastal security in those states.
The nation’s top psychiatrists and psychology researchers will have a chance to delve into subjects like battlefield psychiatry, treating troops with mental health conditions and military culture at their upcoming annual meeting in New York City.
ATK announced they would split into two companies, followed by a merger of the resulting aerospace and defense arm with Orbital. The resulting company, to be named Orbital ATK, will have 13,000 employees for $4.5B in yearly revenue. ATK’s sporting good business has been booming of late while defense sales were struggling. ATK statement | Orbital statement. …
Seychelles police say a mixture of heroin and alcohol caused the deaths of two former U.S. Navy SEALs.
Military community Instagrammers, it’s time to show the love.