Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022

US Navy


US Navy says Iran seized, later let go of American sea drone

August 31, 2022 10:53 am

While the interception ended without incident, tensions remain high between Washington and Tehran as negotiations over the Islamic Republic's tattered nuclear deal with world powers hang in the balance.

Chennai, Tamil Nadu News Highlights: Closing ceremony of 44th Chess Olympiad starts today

August 10, 2022 7:23 am

Chennai, Tamil Nadu news highlights: The 44th Chess Olympiad held at Mamallapuram will conclude with the 11th and final round and the closing ceremony later today.

In a first, US Navy ship arrives for repair at L&T shipyard in Tamil Nadu

August 08, 2022 6:58 am

According to an official release, the US Navy had awarded a contract to the L&T Shipyard for undertaking maintenance of the ship. The event signifies the capabilities of the country's shipyards in the global ship repairing market.

Explorers find World War II Navy destroyer, deepest wreck discovered

June 27, 2022 2:00 pm

The US Navy destroyer, called Sammy B. Roberts, took part in the final phase of the Battle of Leyte Gulf in October 1944 and was identified on Wednesday broken into two pieces on a slope at a depth of 6,985 meters.

US, Iran in tense sea incident; Tehran preps new centrifuges

June 21, 2022 6:38 pm

In a video released by the Navy's Bahrain-based 5th Fleet, a high-speed Guard Boghammar is seen turning head-on toward the Sirocco.

US naval officer in Japan faces prison over deadly crash

June 06, 2022 10:36 am

The case is playing out against the backdrop of long-standing concerns by Japan about bad behaviour, however sporadic, by the tens of thousands of U.S. service members in the country and a sense that they are afforded preferential treatment.

US Navy delegation visits Western Naval Command HQ in Mumbai

February 11, 2022 11:23 am

The visit is linked to the Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (BECA) talks held in 2020 wherein a consensus was reached to explore cooperation in Underwater Domain Awareness.

India and five other nations begin anti-submarine exercise with US

January 06, 2022 7:19 pm

According to the statement, two US Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft from the Golden Swordsmen and The Tridents will join the forces from the five other nations.

US Navy warship sidelined with Covid-19 outbreak

December 25, 2021 12:47 pm

The US Navy said in a statement that the ship's crew is "100 per cent immunised".

US Navy launches ship named for gay rights leader Harvey Milk

November 07, 2021 8:54 am

The replenishment oiler USNS Harvey Milk slid down the shipyard ways after a bottle of champagne was smashed on the bow by former Navy officer Paula M. Neira, clinical programme director for the Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health.