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Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit stealth bomber on final approach

PC21: America goes to virtual war against China

Asiatimes 14 Apr 2021
... to share data with other ships and aircraft across the fleet.The goal for the Marine and Air Force F-35s is to link them into the network as both “sensors” – spotting targets for offensive strikes and missile defense alike – and “shooters” – striking targets spotted by others.

A last wish: local veteran has his last wish to visit a naval ship fulfilled

Record & Clarion 14 Apr 2021
Navy Veteran, William “BillO’Brien had his wish come true on Tuesday, April 6 when he boarded a naval ship after decades away ... The navy had paid for his four year degree to become an officer and he shipped out two days after finishing college at Holy Cross ... Later, he was an officer over a fleet of the small ships that took marines to shore.

Relief Society offers a helping hand to sailors, Marines in need

Stars and Stripes 07 Apr 2021
This time of year, when Fleet Master Chief Rick O’Rawe gives his regular Wednesday briefing to the admirals of U.S. Fleet Forces Command, he talks about something sailors and Marines do to help their ship- and squad-mates ... Last year, the Relief Society helped more than 28,000 sailors and Marines, active duty and retired, and their families.

These are the 5 countries that are most impossible to conquer

Business Insider 25 Mar 2021
A Marine mans the rails of USS Bataan in a parade of ships during New York City Fleet Week, May 25, 2016 ... Floto/US Marine Corps ... So even if the numbers of the Battle of the Chosin Reservoir are repeated, and it takes 10 Chinese divisions to repel one Marine Division, the Marines will need to send 25 divisions just to establish a beachhead.

The fat-takers cross the oceans

Resilience 22 Mar 2021
“By 1450, a fleet of more than sixty Basque deep-sea whalers was seeking and killing sardas [black right whales] from the Azores all the way north to Iceland ... By the late 16th century, in fact, fleets of ships from several other nations were taking fish, seabirds, and marine mammals in great numbers.

Climate Change and Shipping

The Maritime Executive 15 Mar 2021
6) Warming oceans are impacting marine wildlife including coral reefs ... Impact on shipping ... With the expectation of increasing meteorological and oceanographic phenomena impacting the shipping industry, it is more important than ever to have a weather routing company with experienced marine meteorologists monitoring your fleet.

Great Lakes freighter company prepping all 9 ships for 2021 season

Michigan Live 13 Mar 2021
“The 2021-2022 shipping season is upon us as our mariners start reporting to work this week to begin fitting out our fleet of nine working freighters,” the company said in an announcement this week. The 2021-2022 shipping season is upon us as our mariners start reporting to work ...

AMAN-21-The message resonates

Urdu Point 09 Mar 2021
On this occasion, a record number of naval and marine officers, ships and air unit crews as ... The high point on closing day was the international fleet review in which formation of ships conducted manoeuvres while marine and Special Forces and air elements displayed their skills.

Thoma-Sea Marine Constructors to build two new oceanographic ships for NOAA

The City Sentinel 01 Mar 2021
... its aging fleet of research ships ... The NOAA ship fleet is operated, managed and maintained by the Office of Marine and Aviation Operations (OMAO), which is composed of civilians and officers with the NOAA Commissioned Officer Corps, one of the nation’s eight uniformed services.

Adnoc Logistics acquires 6 Very Large Crude Carriers

Gulf Daily News 01 Mar 2021
Two VLCCs have already been deployed into the company’s fleet ... These vessels are the first crude carriers to join the Adnoc L&S fleet, adding a total cargo capacity of 12 million barrels ... These orders add to Adnoc L&S’s fleet of 120 owned vessels, which includes deep-sea shipping, offshore support and marine services vessels.

U.S. Navy warship in the Middle East has COVID-19 cases, another ship to run tests

Yahoo Daily News 26 Feb 2021
It sails with about 600 sailors and Marines aboard ... "Once we became aware of possible COVID-19 aboard USS San Diego (LPD 22) and USS Philippine Sea (CG 58), we took immediate actions to identify, isolate, test & treat affected Sailors & Marines aboard the two ships", the U.S. 5th Fleet said in a statement posted on Twitter.

ADNOC Logistics & Services announces strategic fleet expansion with acquisition of 6 VLCCs

Urdu Point 25 Feb 2021
... company in the GCC, and owner and operator of the largest shipping fleet in the UAE, is pursuing a major fleet expansion programme ... These orders add to ADNOC L&S’s fleet of 120 owned vessels, which includes deep-sea shipping, offshore support and marine services vessels.

Locsin: China’s coast guard law a test for PH-US Mutual Defense Treaty

Manila Bulletin 20 Feb 2021
In the same year, President Duterte called on the US to invoke the MDT, asking them to gather all their Seventh Fleet in front of China amid the tension in the West Philippine Sea ... It is part of the United States Pacific Fleet and has at least 60 ships, 300 aircraft, and 40,000 Navy and Marine Corps personnel.