The guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) with the Brazilian navy ship BNS Niterai (F40) off the coast of Rio de Janeiro .
USS Dewey Joins the Fleet.
Navy official calls for rapid deployment of unmanned vessels.
2,000th Tomahawk Block IV Cruise Missile Delivered to USN.
Carrier visit to Brazil seen as prop to push Boeing buy.
General Dynamics Launches cargo ship USNS Charles Drew.
Navy Flees Pearl Harbor in Wake of Tsunami.
HSV Swift, Nicholas Train with Seychelles Coast Guard. More.
Coast Guard labors to finish Deepwater Program.
Pentagon Agency Plans for Sub-Hunting ‘Ghost Ship’.
New chain gun to help frigate do its job.
The Rise and Fall of a Female Captain Bligh. More. Still More.
Warships of the World
Putin presents deal on aircraft carrier.
Russia one step closer to buying French warship.
US offers India the Aegis Combat System.
British Captain defends Troubled Submarine.
Construction Begins At Navy’s New Carriers’ Portsmouth Base.
Can Britain afford not to build £5bn Royal Navy aircraft carriers?
HMCS Halifax ends Haiti deployment.
China concerned by ASEAN subs.
Chilean navy accepts responsibility for untimely warning on tsunami.
New Wars at Sea
Turkey sends one more frigate to Gulf against piracy.
U.S. Mulls Maritime Interdiction Off Iran.
Armed Spanish trawler repels pirate attack.
Danish Ship Absalon sinks pirate mothership off Somalia. More.
Somali Navy Admiral Optimistic about Pirate Fight.
Somali pirates hijack Saudi tanker.
From the Navy Vaults
Post WW 2 Soviet Cruisers. (Air, Land, and Sea)
An Overdue Pacific War Perspective. (USNI Blog)
Rowing Means Rowing Well! (Cog and Galley)
The Royal Galley of Juan de Austria. (Cog and Galley)
Korean War Era F3H Demon. (Steeljaw Scribe)
I helped sink the pride of Nazi Germany’s naval threat. (Halifax Courier)
“Star-Spangled Banner” becomes national anthem. (Western Courier)
The Navy’s Lone Ranger. (Today’s History Lesson)
HMCS Sackville gets set to celebrate 2010 Canadian Navy centennial. (Sackville Tribune Post)
USS Olympia seeks a new caretaker. (Philadelphia Inquirer)