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U.S. Navy

The United States Navy (USN) is the sea branch of the U.S. Armed Forces. It is one of the seven uniformed services of the United States. 

Headlines Around the Web

Rand Paul: Slain sniper 'was a hero'

Feb 06, 2013 - Politico

USS Constitution sails again

Aug 20, 2012 - Politico

Cutting-edge navy vessels deploy to Singapore

May 08, 2012 - The Japan Times

Admiral: We're prepared for Iran

Feb 13, 2012 - Politico

Iran begins naval war drills

Dec 24, 2011 - Politico

Articles About U.S. Navy

Handout of crew aboard the Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield moving the U.S. Navy's Bluefin-21 into position for deployment, in the southern Indian Ocean to look for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370
Malaysia Airlines MH370: Australia to Use Technology that Helped Locate Sunken Titanic, Debris Not Part of Missing Plane

By IBTimes AU

Australia is planning to deploy a highly sophisticated powerful sonar equipment that is similar to the one that helped locate the sunken Titanic 29 years ago as the country vowed to continue the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines MH370. (12:31 pm)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, TONY ABBOTT

Searchers Depending On Satellite Data to Find Missing Malaysian Airlines
Malaysian Airlines Flight 370: Lack of Plane Debris Should Be Cue to Look for Missing Jet Elsewhere

By IBTimes AU

Over a week of searching for the missing Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 jet, even using sophisticated unmanned submarines from the U.S. Navy has yielded zero plane debris. (Apr 23)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, MANAGEMENT

Operators aboard the Australian Defense Vessel Ocean Shield move the U.S. Navy's Bluefin 21 autonomous underwater vehicle
Malaysian Plane Search in 44th Day, Sea Bed Scans Could End in Days

By Reuters

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines (MASM.KL) Flight MH370 entered its 44th day on Sunday as Australian search officials said a crucial series of sonar scans of the Indian Ocean floor could be completed within a week. (Apr 20)

Malaysian authorities have finally confirmed that the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 has been 'lost' and all 239 passengers and crew members onboard are 'assumed dead'.
Drone Diving to Record Level in Malaysian Plane Search

By Reuters

A U.S. Navy deep-sea drone is diving to unprecedented depths to scour a remote stretch of the Indian Ocean floor for a missing Malaysian jetliner as the Malaysian government said it may use more remote control submarines to help with the search. (Apr 19)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

Searchers Consider Undersea Robot in Hunt for MH370
Searchers Consider Undersea Robot in Hunt for MH370

By Reuters

Australian officials leading the search for a missing Malaysia Airlines (MASM.KL) plane in the southern Indian Ocean are weighing when to deploy an underwater robot to aid in the hunt, now in its sixth fruitless week. (Apr 14)

MORE TOPICS: TONY ABBOTT

Search for Missing Malaysia Plane Set to Move to Sea Floor
Australian PM Confident Signals are from Missing Plane's Black Box

By Reuters

The international effort to find a missing Malaysian jetliner was zeroing on a small patch of the Indian Ocean on Friday, but Australia's prime minister warned the signal from what is believed to be the plane's black box was fading. (Apr 11)

MORE TOPICS: TONY ABBOTT

Malaysia Plane Hunt Resumes Amidst Optimism over 'Pings'
Malaysia Plane Hunt Resumes Amidst Optimism over 'Pings'

By Reuters

The search for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner resumed on Thursday with a renewed sense of optimism, after Australian officials said they had detected two new "ping" signals that may have come from the plane's black box recorders. (Apr 10)

US Navy Scientists Coverts Seawater into Fuel; Allowing Ships to Cut on Oil Price (Reuters)
US Navy Scientists Converts Seawater into Fuel; Allowing Ships to Cut on Oil Price

By IBTimes IN

After years of experiments, scientists from the U.S Navy believe that they have finally resolved one of the greatest problems faced by the military: how to turn seawater into fuel. (Apr 09)

Parents Condemned for Sailing Mexico - NZ w/ Toddlers in Tow

By IBTimes AU

San Diego parents are being heavily criticised for bringing toddlers in a sailboat trip from mexico to new Zealand (Apr 09)

MORE TOPICS: CALIFORNIA, THE NEW YORK TIMES, MEXICO, NEW YORK, COAST GUARD

Search for Missing Malaysia Plane Set to Move to Sea Floor
Race to Find Malaysia Plane as 'Pings' Prove Illusive

By Reuters

The search for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner continued on Wednesday, as the U.S. Navy said it had been unable to relocate possible "pings" from the black box recorders that had injected fresh urgency into the international effort. (Apr 09)