USS Anchorage

Type: Organization
Name: USS Anchorage
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Anchorage Conducts Change of Command Ceremony

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Capt. Michael McKenna relieved Cmdr. Joel Stewart as commanding officer aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) during a change of command ceremony, August 15."To the Sailors and Marines of Anchorage; ... [Published Navy News Stand - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Midshipmen Conducts Summer Training On Board Anchorage

USS ANCHORAGE, At Sea (NNS) — Eight Navy Reserves Officer Training Corps (NROTC) midshipmen joined the crew of amphibious platform dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) to learn and to experience firsthand shipboard life July 16 – Aug. 14. The annual summer ... [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

Lockheed Martin, NASA and U.S. Navy Test Orion Spacecraft Ocean Recovery

:41aNavalDefense Industry News - USAIn a simulated ocean recovery of an Orion spacecraft test article, LockheedMartin, NASA and the U.S. Navy practiced recovery techniques for retrievingthe crew module after it splashes down at sea following its first ... [Published Navy Recognition - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Anchorage and Spruance Sailors and Marines Give Back to History

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joshua Nistas, USS Anchorage Public AffairsLOS ANGELES (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines from amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) and guided-missile destroyer USS Spruance (DDG 111) gathered together ... [Published Navy News Stand - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 4 reports

Navy Prepare For Orion to Make a Splash

The 2nd round of practice recoveries of Orion Spacecraft, designed for bringing humans to the moon, asteroids and to Mars has been wrapped up by NASA and the U.S Navy.The tests had taken place from the 1st of August to the 4th of August a few 100 mills ... [Published NewsHub South Africa - Aug 08 2014]
Entities: NASA, Spacecraft, Austronaut
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 3 reports

Lockheed, NASA, Navy practice spacecraft recovery

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin, NASA and the U.S. Navy have practiced recovery techniques for the Orion spacecraft crew module that's being sent aloft later this year.Orion is a manned spacecraft for future missions to asteroids, the Moon ... [Published UPI - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 2 reports

Midshipmen Conducts Summer Training On Board Anchorage

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joshua Nistas, USS Anchorage Public AffairsUSS ANCHORAGE, At Sea (NNS) -- Eight Navy Reserves Officer Training Corps (NROTC) midshipmen joined the crew of amphibious platform dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) ... [Published Navy News Stand - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 5 reports

Lockheed Martin, NASA and U.S. Navy Test Orion Spacecraft Ocean Recovery

During the test, which took place off the coast of San Clemente Island, U.S. Navy dive teams retrieved and positioned the Orion test article on the USS Anchorage using a Lockheed Martin built recovery cradle, recovery winch, and sea anchor. The information ... [Published Wall Street Select - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 3 reports

Navy Days #1

was live in San Pedro for NAVY DAYS 2014. Two USS Navy ships have arrived at the Port of Los Angeles in honor of LA NAVY DAYS 2014. Throughout the week, sailors will have the opportunity to engage with the local community and participate in a number of ... [Published KTLA - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 2 reports

NASA to Test Orion at Navy Days-Los Angeles

NASA confirmed that a test version of its new Orion spacecraft will be at the Port of Los Angeles on Wednesday, Aug. 6, following testing with the U.S. Navy. NASA noted that a combined NASA and Navy team is practicing recovering Orion from the ocean, ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

USS Anchorage wraps up RIMPAC, San Diego

By Chief Mass Communication Specialist (SW/AW) Elena PenceUSS Anchorage Public AffairsSAN DIEGO – Amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) returned to port after participating in the biennial Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2014 Exercise off the coast ... [Published DVIDS - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 2 reports

USS Anchorage supports HM-14 airborne mine countermeasures training … – DVIDS

By Chief Mass Communication Specialist (SW/AW) Elena Pence,USS Anchorage AT SEA – Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron 14 (HM-14) conducted airborne mine countermeasures (AMCM) training aboard amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) as ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 27 2014]

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...shipmates, it has been an honor and the greatest professional achievement of my professional career to serve as your captain," said Stewart. "Be proud of what you have built here on Anchorage. Thank you for your sacrifice, dedication and camaraderie. I salute you."
...reasons that we are here is to pass that torch to the next generation," said Canfield, who served on the Iowa from 1987-89 as a non-rated Fireman. "For me personally as an Iowa veteran, a chief petty officer and as a member of the executive team on the ship, it meets all of our goals. We're passing that baton to the next generation. You're teaching them what it was to serve before, allowing them to serve now, and really admiring them for their service that they're doing for the future. It really connects the past with the future."
"We learned a lot about our hardware, gathered good data, and the test objectives were achieved" added Mike Generale, Nasa recovery operations manager in the Ground Systems Development and Operations Programme
...in a real, ocean environment before EFT-1 is incredibly helpful," said Larry Price, Lockheed Martin deputy program manager for the Orion program. "This test allows us to improve the procedures for handling the crew module and determine if the recovery equipment designs are precise, safe and efficient."

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Anchorage Conducts Change of Command Ceremony [Published Navy News Stand - Aug 20 2014]
Midshipmen Conducts Summer Training On Board An... [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 16 2014]
Lockheed Martin, NASA and U.S. Navy Test Orion ... [Published Navy Recognition - Aug 16 2014]
Crowds appear lower at this year’s Navy Days as... [Published Daily Breeze - Aug 13 2014]
Anchorage and Spruance Sailors and Marines Give... [Published Navy News Stand - Aug 12 2014]
Orion spacecraft recovery tested by joint indus... [Published Military Embedded Systems - Aug 11 2014]
18 High-Tech Warships From the Future That Rule... [Published Gizmodo - Aug 11 2014]
Navy Prepare For Orion to Make a Splash [Published NewsHub South Africa - Aug 08 2014]
US Navy successfully recovers Orion capsule in ... [Published TweakTown - Aug 08 2014]
Nasa practises Orion sea rescue [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Aug 08 2014]
NASA and U.S. Navy ready for Orion test flight [Published NewsHub South Africa - Aug 08 2014]
Lockheed, NASA, Navy practice spacecraft recovery [Published UPI - Aug 07 2014]
Larry Price: NASA, Navy, Lockheed Conduct Orion... [Published New New Internet - Aug 07 2014]
Midshipmen Conducts Summer Training On Board An... [Published Navy News Stand - Aug 07 2014]
Anchorage Arrives in Los Angeles [Published Navy News Stand - Aug 07 2014]
NASA, US Navy Practice Recovering Orion Spacecr... [Published Value Walk - Aug 07 2014]
Nasa and US Navy practice Orion spacecraft ocea... [Published Aerospace Technology - Aug 07 2014]
Navy Days #1 [Published KTLA - Aug 07 2014]
Lockheed Martin, NASA and U.S. Navy Test Orion ... [Published Wall Street Select - Aug 06 2014]
Navy Days tickets all 'sold out' for free ship ... [Published Los Angeles Daily News - Aug 06 2014]
Sneak peek at NASA's new Orion spacecraft> [Published KABC Los Angeles - Aug 06 2014]
Version Of Orion Spacecraft On Display During N... [Published CBS Los Angeles - Aug 06 2014]
This Is The USS Anchorage Devouring The Orion S... [Published Gizmodo Australia - Aug 06 2014]
Port of Los Angeles to Host NASA's Orion Spacec... [Published Individual.com - Aug 06 2014]
Orion Tests in the Pacific Ocean [Published Aerotech News and Review - Aug 06 2014]
Ships arrive in Port of Los Angeles for Navy Da... [Published Daily Breeze - Aug 06 2014]
Anchorage Completes URT-2 NASA Testing [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Aug 05 2014]
NASA to Test Orion at Navy Days-Los Angeles [Published Individual.com - Aug 05 2014]
Navy and NASA Team Up For More Orion Capsule Re... [Published USNI - Aug 04 2014]
Anchorage departs for NASA testing [Published DVIDS - Aug 04 2014]
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Midshipmen Conducts Summer Training On Board An... [Published militaryfeed.com - Aug 16 2014]
USS ANCHORAGE, At Sea (NNS) — Eight Navy Reserves Officer Training Corps (NROTC) midshipmen joined the crew of amphibious platform dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) to learn and to experience firsthand shipboard life July 16 – Aug. 14. The annual summer ...
Photo - Well Deck Arrival [Published BLACKFIVE - Aug 01 2014]
U.S. sailors and divers from New Zealand, the Netherlands, Canada, Japan, Australia and Chile recover their boats into the well deck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage after conducting night dives off the coast of San Diego during Rim ...
A Look Inside The World's Largest Naval Exercise [Published Zero Hedge - Jul 30 2014]
The US Navy, perhaps ironically, begins their introduction to RIMPAC by saying " The future is maritime partnerships. " Of course, there is the ubiquitous hashtag (#PartnershipsMatter) and statement of fellowship, "The world’s navies must be able to ...
USS Anchorage supports HM-14 airborne mine coun... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 27 2014]
By Chief Mass Communication Specialist (SW/AW) Elena Pence,USS Anchorage AT SEA – Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron 14 (HM-14) conducted airborne mine countermeasures (AMCM) training aboard amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) as ...
Photo - RIMPAC Formation [Published BLACKFIVE - Jul 23 2014]
The USS Anchorage, the USS Coronado, the USNS Millinocket and USNS Montford Point transit in formation off the coast of Southern California as part of Rim of the Pacific Exercise 2014, July 11, 2014. Twenty-two nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, ...
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