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Veterans groups travel from far, far away to experience Naval Museum

Story by Max Lonzanida on 10/02/2018 The Hampton Roads Naval Museum, located on the second floor of Nauticus, showcases over 240 years of Naval history as it relates to the Hampton Roads Area. Museum staff members often tout the museum as the coffee shop located inside of a library a
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F-35Bs join forces with British aircraft carrier to make history

ATLANTIC OCEAN This week the first F-35 Lightning fighter jets have landed on the deck of the United Kingdom's new aircraft carrier making history and marking the beginning of more than half-a-century of Carrier Strike' operations. Royal Navy Cmdr. Nathan Gray and Royal Air Force Sq. Ldr. Andy Edgell, both
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Air Force 359th Training Squadron Hosts POW/MIA Remembrance Run

Story by Bruce Cummins on 09/21/2018 More than 300 U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps service members attended the Vigil Run opening ceremony, with several of those service members volunteering to walk or run circuits of the courtyard from 3 p.m. Sept. 20 through 3 p.m. Sept. 21, taking
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Air Force 359th Training Squadron Hosts POW/MIA Remembrance Run

Story by Bruce Cummins on 09/21/2018 More than 300 U.S. Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps service members attended the Vigil Run opening ceremony, with several of those service members volunteering to walk or run circuits of the courtyard from 3 p.m. Sept. 20 through 3 p.m. Sept. 21, taking
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ITF team nears historic testing with HMS Queen Elizabeth

Story by Connie Hempel on 09/14/2018 NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Md. The F-35 Patuxent River Integrated Test Force (ITF) is nearing another milestone as they prepare to embark two F-35Bs on board the United Kingdom's newest aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth for First of Class Flight Trials (Fixed Wing),
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Fleet Readiness Center Southeast Sailors mark end of era with last P-3 engine test run

Story by Clifford Davis on 09/13/2018 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. Though it may lack the pizzazz of the GTO's 389 from The Beach Boys' famous song, the T-56 turbo-prop engine that powered the venerable P-3 Orion for decades was a stalwart of the U.S. Navy for more than half a century. A
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NY National Guard Civil Support Team trains to deploy by landing craft

Story by Eric Durr and SPC Andrew Valenza on 09/11/2018 WATERFORD, N.Y.The New York National Guard's 2nd Civil Support Team tested their ability to deploy a biological, chemical and radiological survey team 12 miles by boat to a shoreline during a joint exercise with the New York Naval Militia o
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Lemmon assumes command of Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division from Gahagan

Story by Brittany Machnicki on 09/05/2018 Gahagan, a former U.S. Naval Test Pilot School graduate and naval flight officer, reported to NAWCAD as commander and assistant commander for research and engineering in March 2016 following a career supporting a number of acquisition programs and test squadrons at Naval Air System
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Pax River ITF to conduct first-time trials onboard partner nation's carrier

NAVAL AIR STATION PATUXENT RIVER, Maryland - After years of partnership within the F-35 Lightning II Joint Program Office, U.S. and United Kingdom team members from the F-35 Pax River Integrated Test Force (ITF) eagerly anticipate the First of Class Flight Trials (FOCFTs) onboard the U.K.'s newest aircraft carrier, HMS
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Naval Museum participates in Navy Night at Harbor Park Baseball Stadium

Story by Max Lonzanida on 08/13/2018 Harbor Park sits on the Elizabeth River in Downtown Norfolk, Virginia. It is home to the Norfolk Tides, a minor league baseball team and a farm team of the Baltimore Orioles. The stadium sits within view of local shipyards which employ thousands in the
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Fightertown conducts first-ever F-35 SAR exercise

Story by LCpl Terry Haynes on 08/02/2018 Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort tenant units worked side by side with the U.S. Navy, Naval Hospital Beaufort, Savannah Coast Guard and local first responders to conduct a Search and Rescue (SAR) exercise in the Beaufort River July 27. Marine Aircraft Group 31
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