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(Photo: AP / Ritchie B. Tongo)ASEAN unsettled by China's weapon systems, tension in South China Sea
This areal photo taken through a glass window of a military plane shows China's alleged on-going reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea Monday, May 11, 2015....Full Story

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(Photo: AP / Ritchie B. Tongo/Pool)South China Sea: What's at stake
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Donald Trump eyes massive hike in US defence budget for stronger military
US President Donald Trump is proposing a massive 10% hike in the country’s defence budget in line with his campaign promise of a stronger military. | There are indications that the spending on the environment regulatory body and foreign aid disbursed by the state ...Full Story
INS Viraat to retire on March 6
Days before INS Viraat is phased out, the navy on Monday said the indigenously built aircraft carrier would be ready for sea trials by the end of 2018. | On March 6, INS Viraat, the second aircraft carrier in the Indian naval fleet, would be decommissioned in Mumbai in ...Full Story
Human error toppled INS Betwa, says inquiry board in Mumbai
A board of inquiry constituted to investigate how the INS Betwa had toppled on the docks has found that human error had led to the accident. The report was submitted by Rear Admiral Deepak Bali, flag-officer offshore Defence Advisory Group, who headed the inquiry. | Sou...Full Story
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President Trump may think that he’ll make the nation more secure by spiking the defense budget and slashing the rest of the federal government, but he’s indulging in clichés and dangerously false assumptions. | Trump has sent guidelines to his Cabinet officia...Full Story
USS Bataan deployment delayed a day
The USS Bataan will deploy Wednesday from Naval Station Norfolk instead of Tuesday. ... ...Full Story
Russia Looks to Exploit White House Turbulence
“The Kremlin, increasingly convinced that President Trump will not fundamentally change relations with Russia, is instead seeking to bolster its global influence by exploiting what it considers weakness in Washington,” the New York Times reports. | “Ru...Full Story
Reality Check: Trump Proposal Doesn't Cover Major Military Expansion
In this Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017 photo, a shipyard worker walks to his car at the end of the workday at Bath Iron Works in Bath, Maine. With Donald Trump demanding more ships, the Navy is proposing the biggest shipbuilding boom since the end of the Cold War to meet potenti...Full Story
Trump to visit shipyard amid talk of defense spending hike
President Donald Trump plans to speak Thursday at a Virginia shipyard that builds aircraft carriers and submarines. | Monday's news of the president's visit to Newport News came as the White House said it would propose a $54 billion increase in defense spending. | Hunti...Full Story
Trump plans a 10% increase in defense spending — paid for by deep cuts elsewhere
The EPA and foreign aid would get hit hard. | The Trump administration is currently crafting a budget proposal that would boost military spending by roughly 10 percent, or $54 billion — while requesting deep, offsetting cuts to a variety of other federal agencies, inc...Full Story
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INS Viraat to retire on March 6
Human error toppled INS Betwa, says inquiry board in Mumbai
Money for Nothing
USS Bataan deployment delayed a day
Russia Looks to Exploit White House Turbulence
Reality Check: Trump Proposal Doesn't Cover Major Military Expansion
Trump to visit shipyard amid talk of defense spending hike
Trump plans a 10% increase in defense spending — paid for by deep cuts elsewhere
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Mon 27 Feb 2017
Decision expected soon on AP's proposal to convert INS Viraat
DNA India The navy expects a decision soon on Andhra Pradesh government's proposal to convert INS Viraat, which is set to be decommissioned on March 6, into a hotel and museum, Vice Admiral Girish Luthra said here today. | "That offer is the deliberation betwe...
Trump seeks 'historic' increase of 9 percent in U.S. military's budget
DNA India President Donald Trump is seeking what he called a "historic" increase in military spending of more than 9 percent, a huge rise even as the United States has wound down major wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and remains the world's strongest military pow...
PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Graduates 184 Shipbuilders From The Apprentice School At Newport News Shipbuilding
Nasdaq Globe Newswire NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted commencement exercises on Saturday for 184 graduates of the company’s Apprentice School located at Newport News Shipbuilding. The ceremony was held...
Enterprise disposal plans are in flux; temporary storage is next
Daily Press The Navy said Monday it needs more information before disposing of the former USS Enterprise, the world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, and it will place the ship in "temporary storage" until deciding its fate. | The storied ship, which was...
PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Graduates 184 Shipbuilders From The Apprentice School At Newport News Shipbuilding
Stockhouse NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted commencement exercises on Saturday for 184 graduates of the company’s Apprentice School located at Newport News Shipbuilding. The ceremony was held...
INS Viraat to be decommissioned on March 6
The Economic Times "INS Viraat is the second centaur class aircraft carrier in service which has spent 30 years in the Indian Navy and before that 27 years in the Royal Navy of UK. ... ...
INS Viraat to be decommissioned on March 6
Zeenews INS Viraat is the second centaur class aircraft carrier in service which has spent 30 years in the Indian Navy and before that 27 years in the Royal Navy of UK. ... ...
Power Play: Russia searches for bases in the Pacific
RBTH The United States’ Pivot to Asia has led to a massive naval build-up in Russia’s backyard. Under a policy outlined by the U.S. Defense Department, as much as 60 per cent of the U.S. Navy fleet will be deployed to the Pacific by 2020. Curr...
Bilden withdraws as Navy secretary nominee
Politico With Zach Montellaro, Jeremy Herb, Connor O’Brien, and Ellen Mitchell | TOP STORY — NAVY SECRETARY NOMINEE WITHDRAWS, writes our colleague Jeremy Herb: “President Donald Trump’s nominee for Navy secretary, Philip Bilden, withdrew from conside...
Know about the glorious aircraft carrier of Indian Navy - INS Viraat
Mid Day A view of the aircraft carrier INS Viraat docked at the Naval Dockyard ahead of its decommissioning after 30 years of service. Pic/PTI | Bidding adieu to glorious career, INS Viraat, the second aircraft carrier in the Indian naval fleet, will be deco...
INS Viraat to be decommissioned next Monday
The Times Of India MUMBAI: A glorious era of the flagship of the Indian Navy, the INS Viraat, will end next Monday with her decommissioning after 57 years of service, including 27 with the Royal Navy, a top official said here. | Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Sunil Lanb...
WWII Navy officer who rescued Kennedy dies at 97
Herald Tribune MOUNT AIRY, N.C. — The WWII Navy officer who guided his warship into Japanese territory to rescue future President John F. Kennedy and his crew has died at age 97, his daughter said Sunday.William "Bud" Liebenow died Friday from pneumonia compl...
INS Viraat: Bought for USD 465 million, world's oldest warship is value for money
Indiatoday Commissioned into the Royal Navy in 1959 as HMS Hermes, INS Viraat served the British for 27 years. India acquired the aircraft carrier in 1987 and rechristened it as INS Viraat. ... ...
Resume Inflation at the NSC: Lt. General McMaster’s Silver Star Was Essentially Earned for Target Practice
CounterPunch In the annals of human conflict, the Gulf War of 1991, when the US dispatched half a million troops and a huge armada of ships, planes and tanks into the desert south of Iraq and Kuwait and then crushed Iraqi forces in both those countries in a six-w...
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