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Thursday, January 16, 201401/16/2014

UPDATE: F/A-18E Crash: Pilot Ejected and Safely Recovered (5 p.m. EST)

OCEANA, Va. (NNS) — A U.S. Navy pilot was safely recovered from sea today after the F/A-18E Super Hornet he was flying crashed aproximately 45 miles off the Virginia Beach coast.


Wednesday, January 15, 201401/15/2014

Navy Divers Recover Remains of Missing Pilot

NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) — Navy Divers searching the wreckage of the MH-53E “Sea Dragon” recovered the remains of missing pilot, Lt. Sean Christopher Snyder, earlier today.


Tuesday, January 14, 201401/14/2014

USS Scranton Returns Home

NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) — The Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Scranton (SSN 756) returned to Naval Station Norfolk from a regularly scheduled deployment Monday, January 13.


Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

MH-53E Helicopter Crash

Update: Two Crew Members Confirmed Dead in MH-53E Crash


Monday, December 30, 201312/30/2013

Chief of Navy Reserve visits Sailors in Bahrain

U.S. NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY, Bahrain (NNS) — Chief of Navy Reserve, commander, Navy Reserve Force, arrived in Bahrain Dec. 22, as part of a region-wide trip to thank mobilized Sailors for their service and listen to ideas from the fleet.


Monday, December 9, 201312/09/2013

‘Sound the Alarm': Hawaii Remembers Pearl Harbor Attack

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (NNS) — More than 2,500 guests, including Pearl Harbor survivors and World War II veterans gathered at the Pacific National Monument’s Pearl Harbor Visitor Center Dec. 7 to commemorate the 72nd anniversary of the attack.


Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

Naval Station Norfolk Holiday Traffic and Gate Changes

As the holidays approach, make note of the gate operations and traffic pattern changes at Naval Station Norfolk beginning Nov.…


Monday, December 2, 201312/02/2013

CNO, MCPON Spend Thanksgiving with USS Harry S. Truman

GULF OF OMAN (NNS) — Sailors and Marines aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) hosted the…

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Wednesday, November 13, 201311/13/2013

Book Signing featuring Navy Seal Jason Redmond

Cactus Jacks is throwing a book release party and book signing for local hero and author Jason Redman.


Monday, November 11, 201311/11/2013

Veterans Day in Hampton Roads

A special Veterans Day thank you to those who have served and continue to serve this country.