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Seeing the Light: Shipboard LEDs

Modern lighting improves visibility, saves time and energy, reduces maintenance and safety risks By Rear Adm. Kevin Slates Director, Chief of Naval Operations Energy and Environmental Readiness Division This week marks the beginning of Energy Action Month, which is a great opportunity to highlight the importance of Navy’s commitment to energy security. …

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RIMPAC 2014: Inside Look

Ships gather in formation aft of the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5) during Rim of The Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise 2014.

The future is maritime partnerships. The world’s navies must be able to come together quickly to work on common interests and things that are important worldwide. Twenty-two nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel have come together for the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) …

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This Week in YOUR Navy: July 12-18

On any given day, in your U.S. 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 …

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Partnerships Matter: RIMPAC 2014 Gets Underway

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The future is maritime partnerships. The world’s navies must be able to come together quickly to work on common interests and things that are important worldwide. The Rim of the Pacific Exercise 2014 is an example of that. Twenty-two nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft …

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Your Navy TODAY – Sasebo, Souda Bay, Gulf of Mexico, Arabian Sea

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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