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Stay In The Know – Download the Official U.S. Navy App Today!

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Look around at a restaurant, on a commuter train, at people standing in line, and maybe even (but hopefully not) at your dinner table and you’ll see people on their mobile devices. It’s no surprise that people are becoming increasingly more connected using mobile technologies – they go where we …

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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Pacific Ocean, Philippine Sea, Gulf of Oman, Mediterranean Sea

An MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter, right, and an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter, participate in a fly-by performance past the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of California or forward deployed to the Mediterranean Sea, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national …

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Timing The Opening Of A New Maritime Crossroad: The Arctic

Ship's Serviceman Seaman Recruit Jamal Powell, left, and Seaman Recruit Stephen Harmon stand forward lookout watch aboard guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60) as the ship navigates an ice field north of Iceland.

By Rear Adm. Jon White Oceanographer & Navigator of the Navy, Director Task Force Climate Change   The loss of seasonal sea ice in the Arctic will have ramifications for the U.S. Navy in terms of future missions, force structure, training and investments. To get a better handle on planning …

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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Philippines, Gulf of Aden, Indian Ocean, Arabian Gulf, Souda Bay

Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of California or forward deployed to the Mediterranean Sea, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national …

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Your Navy TODAY – Philippines, Greece, Mediterranean Sea, South China Sea, Atlantic Ocean

On any given day, in your Navy, our team of more than 600,000 professional Sailors and civilians are working together around the globe to perform our mission: deter aggression and, if deterrence fails, win our Nation’s wars. It is not possible to share every aspect of this global team but, …

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