Carrier Air Wing

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Name: Carrier Air Wing
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 52 mins ago - 1 reports

Navy planes take small-arms fire during Iraq airstrikes

Aircraft from the carrier George H.W. Bush have struck about 30 targets in Iraq since the U.S. military began pounding the insurgents who are destabilizing Iraq, Navy officials said Wednesday.Islamic State militants have shot at the Navy aircraft with ... [Published Military Times - 3 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Navy Continues Flights Over Iraq to …

ARABIAN GULF (Aug. 17, 2014) Aircraft assigned to Carrier Air Wing Eight embarked aboard USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) conduct flight deck operations. Bush is operating in the Arabian Gulf on a scheduled deployment to U.S. 5th Fleet. The President has ... [Published Military.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 3 reports

Navy flies manned, unmanned carrier jets together for first time

NORFOLK, VA. — It was one small button push for man and one giant catapult launch for the Navy’s unmanned air combat program Sunday as the X-47B flew its first takeoffs and landings with F/A-18s on the aircraft carrier Roosevelt.Off the Virginia coast, ... [Published Military Times - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

Drone Wars: Combined Manned, Unmanned Carrier Operations

Shouldn't be surprise, should it?I mean, that was the plan - right? USS Theodore Roosevelt Conducts Combined Manned, Unmanned Operations :“Today we showed that the X-47B could take off, land and fly in the carrier pattern with manned aircraft while maintaining ... [Published EagleSpeak - Aug 18 2014]
Entities: X-47B, Drone, Operation
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Nation and world news briefs for Aug. 18

NATIONFERGUSON, Mo. - A preliminary autopsy commissioned by the family of Michael Brown suggests that there was no sign of a struggle in his death, and that all but one of at least six gunshot wounds in his body were likely survivable, according to Dr. ... [Published McClatchy DC - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

VIDEO: Bush sailors build bombs for Iraq airstrikes

August 11th, 2014 | 5th Fleet Carriers Combat Iraq Navy ordnance | Posted by [embedded content]The aircraft carrier George H.W. Bush is getting ready to wrap up its Persian Gulf deployment, but before they head home, they’re lending a hand to American ... [Published Military Times - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 2 reports

Caught On Tape - Drone Video Of US Airstrikes On ISIS

From a drone's perspective, the moment the US started war with The Islamic State...[embedded content]The US Navy released the clip above:Two U.S. Navy F/A-18 Super Hornets assigned to Carrier Air Wing 8 embarked on USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77) struck ... [Published Zero Hedge - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 10 2014 - 2 reports

US Airstrikes: Watch Planes Bomb ISIS Targets In Iraq [VIDEO]

The U.S. Navy released video Saturday of the first airstrike on ISIS targets in Iraq . The attack, against a mobile artillery unit near Irbil, involved two F/A-18 Super Hornets that dropped 500-pound laser-guided bombs.Video of the airstrikes released ... [Published International Business Times - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 3 reports

Air Operations Over Iraq Continue

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First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 2 reports

George Washington Departs Sasebo, Hosts Tiger Cruise

EAST CHINA SEA, Aug. 4 -- The U.S. Navy issued the following news release:The U.S. Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) departed Fleet Activities Sasebo, Japan, with its crew, friends and family members for a scheduled ... [Published HighBeam Research - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

A powerful demonstration of naval aviation

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Matthew RiggsWATERS EAST OF JAPAN – Civilian guests and their Sailor sponsors watched as the U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington’s (CVN 73) embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) ... [Published DVIDS - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

Local airman locates target

Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Benjamin KittlesonAirman Kevin Pauley, left, from Ewing, Va., and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Joshua Porter, right, from Norman, Okla., search the water for their target during a small boat engagement drill ... [Published Middlesboro Daily News - Aug 02 2014]

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"The X-47B has again pushed the boundaries of the UCAS program by demonstrating that it can operate seamlessly with conventional carrier assets in one of the most demanding environments in the world" said Capt. Beau Duarte, the Navy's UCAS program manager
X-47B flight test director lieutenant commander Brian Hall said: "For this test period, we really focused on integration with manned aircraft."
"As long as Kiev seeks a forceful solution, international efforts ... won't have success" Lavrov told reporters in Berlin, according to Russian news agencies

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Navy: Most Carrier Sorties Over Iraq Are Survei... [Published USNI - 2 hours ago]
Navy planes take small-arms fire during Iraq ai... [Published Military Times - 3 hours ago]
Navy Continues Flights Over Iraq to … [Published Military.com - 7 hours ago]
UAV and F/A-18 land on carrier together [Published ECN - 8 hours ago]
USS Theodore Roosevelt Conducts Combined Manned... [Published militaryfeed.com - 14 hours ago]
USS Theodore Roosevelt Conducts Combined Manned... [Published militaryfeed.com - 14 hours ago]
Aircraft aboard USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) c... [Published 3rdID8487 - YouTube Channel - 15 hours ago]
NAVAIR ‘On the Precipice’ of Releasing UCLASS R... [Published USNI - Aug 20 2014]
Carl Vinson Strike Group set to deploy to Middl... [Published San Diego 6 - Aug 19 2014]
Northrop, US Navy Integrate Manned, Unmanned Fl... [Published Defense-Aerospace - Aug 19 2014]
Navy flies manned, unmanned carrier jets togeth... [Published Military Times - Aug 19 2014]
US Navy’s X-47B successfully conducts tests abo... [Published Naval Technology - Aug 19 2014]
US Navy demonstrates carrier-based manned-unman... [Published Defense Update - Aug 19 2014]
Video: Navy Drone Performs Carrier Landing With... [Published DefenseTech online - Aug 19 2014]
US Navy conducts first joint test of unmanned s... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 19 2014]
Navy unmanned plane flies with manned fighter [Published Examiner.com - Aug 19 2014]
X-47B learns to share the deck with manned airc... [Published Gizmag - Aug 19 2014]
Nation and world news briefs for Aug. 18 [Published McClatchy DC - Aug 18 2014]
Navy conducts first series of drone and manned ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Aug 18 2014]
Drone Wars: Combined Manned, Unmanned Carrier O... [Published EagleSpeak - Aug 18 2014]
USS Roosevelt Conducts UAV Testing [Published United States Department of Defense - Aug 18 2014]
Navy Program at Center of Drone Survivability D... [Published National Defense Magazine - Aug 18 2014]
Carrier-based unmanned craft clears another hurdle [Published Hampton Roads Daily Press - Aug 17 2014]
USS Theodore Roosevelt first to conduct combine... [Published DVIDS - Aug 17 2014]
CNP talks Service, Stability, Leadership on Bush [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 16 2014]
An Inside Look at Life Aboard the USS George H.... [Published Heritage Foundation - Aug 16 2014]
Forward-deployed CSG concludes successful three... [Published Norfolk Navy Flagship - Aug 14 2014]
Tokyo Bay USS George Washington (CVN 73). [Published BYM News - Aug 13 2014]
CNP talks Service, Stability, Leadership on Bush [Published Norfolk Navy Flagship - Aug 12 2014]
Iraq mission puts USS Bush ‘at tip of the spear’ [Published Stars and Stripes - Aug 12 2014]
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USS Theodore Roosevelt Conducts Combined Manned... [Published militaryfeed.com - 14 hours ago]
USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT, At Sea (NNS) — The Navy’s unmanned X-47B returned to carrier operations aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) Aug. 17 and completed a series of tests, operating safely and seamlessly with manned aircraft. Building on lessons ...
USS Theodore Roosevelt Conducts Combined Manned... [Published militaryfeed.com - 14 hours ago]
USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT, At Sea (NNS) — The Navy’s unmanned X-47B returned to carrier operations aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) Aug. 17 and completed a series of tests, operating safely and seamlessly with manned aircraft. Building on lessons ...
Aircraft aboard USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) c... [Published 3rdID8487 - YouTube Channel - 15 hours ago]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=du2EpwfJXY0&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Aircraft aboard USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) conduct bombing raids Aircraft assigned to Carrier Air Wing ...
Drone Wars: Combined Manned, Unmanned Carrier O... [Published EagleSpeak - Aug 18 2014]
Shouldn't be surprise, should it?I mean, that was the plan - right? USS Theodore Roosevelt Conducts Combined Manned, Unmanned Operations :“Today we showed that the X-47B could take off, land and fly in the carrier pattern with manned aircraft while maintaining ...
CNP talks Service, Stability, Leadership on Bush [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 16 2014]
ARABIAN GULF (NNS) — The chief of naval personnel (CNP) and fleet master chief responsible for manpower in the Navy visited forward deployed units in the Arabian Gulf to meet with Sailors, Aug. 9 and 10. Vice Adm. William Moran, CNP, and Fleet Master ...
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