Patuxent River

U.S. Coast Guard Boat (Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Rescuers: 2 Men Apparently Drowned in Chesapeake Bay

Two swimmers who went missing off of Cove Point beach in the Chesapeake Bay are believed to have drowned.

07/25/2015

The U.S. Navy variant of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the F-35C, conducts a test flight February 11, 2011 over the Chesapeake Bay. (credit: U.S. Navy photo courtesy Lockheed Martin via Getty Images)

Program Aims to Deter Development Around Naval Air Station

Government agencies and the Chesapeake Conservancy are committing $9.7 million to discourage development in parts of three states within the aircraft testing range of the Patuxent River Naval Air Station in southern Maryland.

04/09/2015

Navy says Petty Officer 2nd Class Mark Mayo gave his life to protect another sailor. (Getty Images)

Toddler Found Dead in Car at Md. Naval Air Station

An toddler was found dead inside a car at a Naval Air Station in Maryland.

09/03/2014

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Body of Va. Man Found in Md. River

The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office say the body of a man who went missing while fishing and swimming near Myrtle Point Park has been recovered.

06/25/2013

The Navy is preparing to launch an unmanned aircraft from the deck of an aircraft carrier for the first time. (JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images)

Navy Launching Unmanned Surveillance Plane Off US East Coast

The Navy is preparing to launch an unmanned aircraft from the deck of an aircraft carrier for the first time.

05/14/2013