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Navy Readies Ships To Help Hurricane Florence Victims

Posted by Paul McLeary on

As the Navy sorties 30 ships from Norfolk and surrounding bases, a few ships will be heading back in short order to assist in the cleanup. The amphibious ships USS Kearsarge and USS Arlington, along with hospital ship USNS Comfort, have all loaded up on supplies and have put out to sea.

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F-35B Jump Jet Makes Its First Vertical Landing At Night (VIDEO)

Posted by Sydney J. Freedberg Jr. on

The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter has had more than its share of ups and downs, but this week the jump-jet variant of the JSF had an up and down of historic significance: On April 2nd, a Marine Corps F-35B conducted the first ever short take-off and vertical landing that aircraft has ever done at night.… Keep reading →

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