USS John F Kennedy (CV-67)

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Name: USS John F Kennedy (CV-67)
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

USS Saratoga headed for scrap yard

SARATOGA SPRINGS >> Mike Richardson is among the generations of sailors mourning the loss of a great friend -- the USS Saratoga that’s about to begin its final journey from Newport, R.I. to a Brownsville, Texas, scrap yard.Bad weather indefinitely ... [Published Saratogian - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Sunk, Scrapped or Saved: The Fate of America’s Aircraft Carriers

Updated: August 18, 2014 6:12 PMUSS Constellation (CV-64). US Navy PhotoAmerican aircraft carriers at their peak are the queens of the high seas, outclassing even America’s nearest peer competitors. They’re the anchors of U.S. seapower, and have a commensurate ... [Published USNI - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Hundreds welcome USS Iwo Jima, USS Fort McHenry to their new homes in Mayport

Lisa Hart couldn’t contain her excitement glancing side-to-side at the sailors manning the rails of the USS Iwo Jima as the amphibious assault ship inched closer to its new home at Mayport Naval Station early Sunday afternoon.“I see him,” Hart said, jokingly, ... [Published Florida Times-Union - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Naval War College kicks off centennial year of distance education

NEWPORT, R.I. - More than 65 U.S. Naval War College (NWC) distance education faculty members from throughout the U.S. convened at NWC for a four-day faculty workshop, Aug. 11-14.The gathering marks the centennial year of the NWC's distanceeducation program, ... [Published DVIDS - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

USS Saratoga bound for Port of Brownsville for recycling

BROWNSVILLE — It was the second “supercarrier” in its class when it was built in the 1950s, and will be the second in its class to fall to the scrapper’s torch nearly four decades later.The former USS Saratoga, currently berthed at Naval Station Newport, ... [Published Valley Morning Star - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Veterans say goodbye to the USS Saratoga

NEWPORT, R.I. — Veterans who served on the USS Saratoga said goodbye Friday to the aircraft carrier that was their home.More than 100 veterans from all eras of the carrier's life took part in a farewell ceremony at Naval Station Newport. The Saratoga ... [Published Bellingham Herald - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Navy to base 6 littoral ships at Mayport

. -The Navy made it official Thursday: Six littoral combat ships will be homeported at Mayport Naval Station starting in 2016, and more of the Navy's newest ships could be assigned there by 2020.The six ships would bring 900 sailors and support personnel ... [Published News4Jax.com - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Future Carrier to Feature More Prebuilt Parts

The Navy and Newport News Shipbuilding are working on new shipbuilding methods and making early progress with initial construction of the second, next-generation Ford-class aircraft carrier slated to enter service in March 2023 — the John F. Kennedy, ... [Published DefenseTech online - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Richard 'Richie' Graff, 63, Cape Canaveral, Fla.

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Richard A. "Richie" Graff, 63, of Cape Canaveral, Fla., died July 29, 2014, at William Childs Hospice House in Palm Bay, Fla., after a period of declining health.Richie was born Dec. 15, 1950, in Wooster to Richard A. and Marjorie ... [Published Wooster Daily Record - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Nothing goes over my head

Saw Guardians of the Galaxy. Loved it. They should create an awards category for fun stories about fleshed out characters doing insane things in space. Whoever greenlit a sequel before the first movie came out looks pretty smart now that it took home ... [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Dart celebrates 30 years... and 500 million passengers

THE Dart has celebrated its 30th birthday, transporting 500 million passengers since it began operating in 1984.It has covered 15.5m kilometres a year in the process - equivalent to 20 return journeys to the moon.Despite initial scepticism, the Dart quickly ... [Published Evening Herald - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Rand Paul is no Ronald Reagan

  Yesterday we took note of the spat between Texas Governor Rick Perry and freshman Senator Ron Paul over Paul’s foreign policy. Needless to say the exchange wasn’t very enlightening because Paul, unable to either offend his father’s sycophants ... [Published RedState Blog - Jul 15 2014]

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"Our goal is to do our absolute best for our students. There's no"
"To the average person this looks like an empty piece of steel," he said. "But for us, we can envision the sounds and smells, what it was like when we were on board. It's sad to see her falling apart."
"This is great news for our national security and for the First Coast," said U S Rep. Ander Crenshaw, R-Jacksonville. "The world is not a safe place, and the Navy is continually being asked to do more with its resources. That’s why I’ve been fighting on Capitol Hill to fund and maintain a robust fleet that includes the LCS, and bring these ships to Northeast Florida."
"The National Transport Authority is also currently examining a proposal to extend the Dart to Dublin Airport as part of its public transport review for North Dublin."

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USS Saratoga headed for scrap yard [Published Saratogian - Aug 20 2014]
Sunk, Scrapped or Saved: The Fate of America’s ... [Published USNI - Aug 18 2014]
Hundreds welcome USS Iwo Jima, USS Fort McHenry... [Published Florida Times-Union - Aug 17 2014]
Naval War College kicks off centennial year of ... [Published DVIDS - Aug 15 2014]
USS Saratoga bound for Port of Brownsville for ... [Published Valley Morning Star - Aug 13 2014]
Veterans say goodbye to the USS Saratoga [Published Bellingham Herald - Aug 08 2014]
Navy to base 6 littoral ships at Mayport [Published News4Jax.com - Aug 07 2014]
Richard 'Richie' Graff, 63, Cape Canaveral, Fla. [Published Wooster Daily Record - Aug 07 2014]
Future Carrier to Feature More Prebuilt Parts [Published DefenseTech online - Aug 06 2014]
Nothing goes over my head [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 04 2014]
Dart celebrates 30 years... and 500 million pas... [Published Evening Herald - Jul 26 2014]
Rand Paul is no Ronald Reagan [Published RedState Blog - Jul 15 2014]
A User’s Guide to the Fiscal Year 2015 Defense ... [Published Center for American Progress - Apr 24 2014]
CSG-11 Holds Change of Command Ceremony [Published militaryfeed.com - Mar 25 2014]
Sailing Flying [Published Think Defence - Mar 16 2014]
This week in history: December 30-January 5 [Published World Socialist Web Site - Dec 30 2013]
Biography for William E. Gortney [Published Silobreaker - Mar 20 2011]
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Nothing goes over my head [Published Balloon Juice - Aug 04 2014]
Saw Guardians of the Galaxy. Loved it. They should create an awards category for fun stories about fleshed out characters doing insane things in space. Whoever greenlit a sequel before the first movie came out looks pretty smart now that it took home ...
Rand Paul is no Ronald Reagan [Published RedState Blog - Jul 15 2014]
  Yesterday we took note of the spat between Texas Governor Rick Perry and freshman Senator Ron Paul over Paul’s foreign policy. Needless to say the exchange wasn’t very enlightening because Paul, unable to either offend his father’s sycophants ...
CSG-11 Holds Change of Command Ceremony [Published militaryfeed.com - Mar 25 2014]
EVERETT, Wash. (NNS) — Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 11 held a change of command ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) March 24 at the ship’s homeport of Everett, Wash. Rear Adm. Dee Mewbourne succeeded Rear Adm. Michael S. White, who ...
Sailing Flying [Published Think Defence - Mar 16 2014]
The aircraft carrier is possibly the most misunderstood modern warship, and a lot of nonsense has been written about them. So, here are a couple of very important points that are not generally known (outside of specialists) or are often forgotten. ...
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