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What is a Gigawatt?

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By Hon. Dennis McGinnAssistant Secretary of the Navy – Energy, Installations & Environment If you’ve ever seen Back to the Future, you’ll know that in order to get the DeLorean running again, Doc needed 1.21 gigawatts of power. When he uttered that amount in his eccentric way, you probably either …

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Faces of the Fleet

USNS Mercy transports six injured from Bougainville to ship for critical care

“Faces of the Fleet” is a collection of images of Sailors serving our country in the greatest and most technologically advanced Navy in the world. These fine men and women are leading from the deck plates and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your …

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Q & A with Navy Astronauts

INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION (Sept. 28, 2014) Capt. Barry E. "Butch" Wilmore, left, and Cmdr. G. Reid Wiseman, both Naval aviators and NASA astronauts, pose for a picture aboard the International Space Station. (U.S. Navy photo/Released)

During recent Facebook Q&A’s, U.S. Navy Capt. Barry “Butch” Wilmore and Cmdr. Reid Wiseman took questions about their Navy careers and NASA experiences. Below are their video answers recorded at the Pentagon June 24, 2015: “What was your job in the Navy, and how did it help you as an astronaut?” …

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Faces of the Fleet

Sonar Technician (Surface) 1st Class Larry Sehorn performs maintenance on a MK-46 torpedo aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88). Preble is attached to the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group and is on patrol in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility.

“Faces of the Fleet” is a collection of images of Sailors serving our country in the greatest and most technologically advanced Navy in the world. These fine men and women are leading from the deck plates and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your …

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U.S. Navy Week In Review: June 13-19, 2015

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Welcome to the U.S. Navy’s multimedia production featuring selected images from around the fleet. The images represent the work of the Navy, deployed worldwide. The images are submitted to the Navy Office of Information. For access to more than 170,000 high-resolution photos visit, http://www.navy.mil/view photos top or http://www.flickr.com/photos/usnavy/‬.

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