IWTC Virginia Beach Graduates IP Basic Course Pilot

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. Fourteen new Information Professional (IP) officers graduated from the 20-week IP Basic Course (IPBC) pilot class at Information Warfare Training Command (IWTC) Virginia Beach, on Jan. 27. The revised course provides new IP officers with a fundamental knowledge of the IP community and the IP's role within
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Milestones reached for Enlisted Women on Submarines

Story by CPO Kenneth Takada on 08/02/2016 PUGET SOUND, Wash. (NNS) One of the first enlisted women to serve aboard a Navy submarine earned her submarine qualification, or "dolphins," on August 2nd and is preparing to deploy aboard USS Michigan (SSGN 727). Chief Culinary Specialist Dominique Saavedra, a native of
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Through Endurance We Conquer' An American officer's journey with the Royal Navy

Story by PO2 Charlotte Oliver on 07/11/2016 How did a USN Lieutenant find himself in the Southern Ocean bound from South Georgia and serving in the Royal Navy, the first USN officer to take a sailing vessel to Antarctica in modern times? The answer to that question begins with the
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Marine Corps Air Facility Quantico holds relief and appointment ceremony

Story by Adele Uphaus-Conner on 07/08/2016 Marine Corps Air Facility (MCAF) Quantico held a relief and appointment ceremony in its hangar June 30 at which command Sgt. Maj. George Sanchez relinquished his post to Sgt. Maj. Marc Chabot. Sanchez, who has been at MCAF since September 2013, will retire from
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Submarine Group Nine Holds Change of Command

Story by PO2 Amanda Gray and LCDR Michael Smith on 06/17/2016 Rear Adm. David Kriete, from Brooklyn, New York, was properly relieved by Rear Adm. John Tammen, from Washington Township, Washington, during the formal ceremony held at Deterrent Park. "It has truly been an honor to lead the men and
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Mighty Deuce named 2015 best strategic bomber wing

Story by SSgt Benjamin Raughton on 03/23/2016 BOSSIER CITY, La. - The 2nd Bomb Wing here was presented the 2015 Omaha Trophy for U.S. Strategic Command's (USSTRATCOM) best strategic bomb wing during a ceremony today. The award recognized Team Barksdale's outstanding support of the command's strategic deterrence mission and their
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