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180712-N-UD469-0042 PUGET SOUND, Wash. (July 12, 2018) The Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine USS Nebraska (SSBN 739) transits the Hood Canal as it returns home to Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor following the boat's first strategic patrol since 2013. Nebraska recently completed a 41-month engineered refueling overhaul, which will extend the life of the submarine for another 20 years. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Amanda R. Gray/Released)
The Navy announced the expansion of hair styles for women along with several other uniform policy changes and updates in NAVADMIN 163/18, July 11. Among the several hair style changes is the authorization for women to wear locks. The NAVADMIN provides specific and detailed regulation on how locks can be worn.
Ensign Sarah Mitchell, 23, of Feasterville, Pennsylvania, was medically evacuated to a hospital in Aqaba, Jordan, and was pronounced dead at 12:45 p.m. local time, Navy officials said in a July 9 press release.
The Jason Dunham departed Norfolk on June 2 and has been operating in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations since at least early July.
WASHINGTON ― The U.S. Navy is rapidly moving toward procuring the first hull in its new class of frigate in 2020, but a new report is raising questions about whether the Navy has done detailed analysis about what it needs out of the ship before barging ahead.
NEW LONDON, Conn. — A former U.S. Navy sailor who spent a year in prison for taking photos in classified areas of a nuclear submarine based in Connecticut wants to sue the Justice Department and several former government officials, including President Barack Obama.
Long-time watchers of the History Channel’s reality television show “Pawn Stars” typically know that Richard Benjamin Harrison, aka “The Old Man,” spent time in the Navy.
But on the show, there were only passing mentions of Harrison’s time in the Navy. What viewers don’t know is that he rose to the rank of Personnelman 1st Class during a 20-year career.
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