Aircraft Carrier

Hagel Orders US Aircraft Carrier to Persian GulfDefense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered an aircraft carrier — the Norfolk, Virginia-based USS George H.W. Bush — to move from the northern Arabian Sea to the Persian Gulf as President Barack Obama considers possible military options for Iraq.
Navy To Issue Flame-Resistant Coveralls In '14The Navy says it will begin distributing flame-resistant coveralls to sailors early next year.
Navy Scrubs Drone's 4th Carrier Landing Attempt The Navy says it has wrapped up testing with a fighter-sized drone aboard an aircraft carrier after the last of four landing attempts was scrubbed after a problem was detected.
Navy Completes 1st Unmanned Carrier Landing The Navy successfully landed a drone the size of a fighter jet aboard an aircraft carrier for the first time Wednesday.
Navy To Attempt First Unmanned Carrier LandingThe Navy will attempt to land a drone the size of a fighter jet aboard an aircraft carrier for the first time Wednesday, showcasing the military's capability to have a computer program perform one of the most difficult tasks a pilot is asked to do.
Navy Launching Unmanned Surveillance Plane Off US East CoastThe Navy is preparing to launch an unmanned aircraft from the deck of an aircraft carrier for the first time.
New Aircraft Carrier Marks Construction Milestone The Navy is marking a major milestone in the construction of its newest aircraft carrier.
Va Shipbuilder Gets Navy Contract For USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier OverhaulThe Abraham Lincoln is the fifth Nimitz-class carrier built by Newport News Shipbuilding and also will be the fifth ship of the class to undergo this major life-cycle milestone.
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