30 Oct '12, 12pm

News: Longest-serving female sailor retires from Royal Navy

"This sense of urgency meant they travelled up in a staff car, no expense spared. I also remember the Master-at-Arms calling us into his office to say he had received a flash signal that HMS Sheffield had been sunk and personnel killed. "We then had to check our systems to see if any of their next of kin were in the area, so that they could be told as soon as possible. It was such a shock; it brought everyone together with a common purpose to support each other in any way we could." Postings to Diego Garcia, Naples and Gibraltar, as well as deployments on HMS Invincible, Endurance and Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessel Argus, followed; all of these were groundbreaking deployments for women: "Diego Garcia is a beautiful place to work where the role of Navy police officers is to ensure British Indian Ocean territory law is enforced," she said. "While I was there, the authority we ...

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News: Navy's first female flier to 3,000 hours

mod.uk 29 Oct '12, 5pm

Lieutenant Commander Kay Burbidge is the first woman in the Fleet Air Arm to hit this target. Lt Cdr Burbidge's achievemen...

こちらのF/A-18Fスーパーホーネットは、青空にくっきりと映えてとってもきれい→

こちらのF/A-18Fスーパーホーネットは、青空にくっきりと映えてとってもきれい→

navy.mil 01 Nov '12, 7am

120919-N-ZZ999-002 ARABIAN SEA (Sept. 19, 2012) An F/A-18F Super Hornet assigned to the Red Rippers of Strike Fighter Squa...

空母エンタープライズと、上空を飛行するHH-60Hシーホークヘリ→

navy.mil 02 Nov '12, 5am

121023-N-FI736-193 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Oct. 23, 2012) An HH-60H Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dragonslayers of Helicopte...

今週の最後の1枚は、空母ドゥワイト・D・アイゼンハワーの飛行甲板で撮影された、夕日を背景にしたF/A-18たちのシルエット→

今週の最後の1枚は、空母ドゥワイト・D・アイゼンハワーの飛行甲板で撮影された、夕日を背景にした...

navy.mil 02 Nov '12, 8am

121030-N-GC639-112 U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (Oct. 30, 2012) F/A-18 Hornets sit on the flight deck of the Nimi...

空軍のKC-10Aエクステンダーから給油を受ける米海軍のF/A-18ホーネット→ ホーネットが紐をつけてお散歩してもらっているようにも見えますね。

空軍のKC-10Aエクステンダーから給油を受ける米海軍のF/A-18ホーネット→ ホーネットが...

navy.mil 02 Nov '12, 3am

121011-N-DO750-001 U.S. 5th FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (Oct. 11, 2012) Lt. Cmdr. Ryan Beaty, assigned to the aircraft ca...

Happy Halloween to our deployed Navy #Warfighting team

Happy Halloween to our deployed Navy #Warfighti...

navy.mil 31 Oct '12, 8am

121029-N-NB538-157 U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (Oct. 29, 2012) Machinist's Mate Fireman Apprentice Giselle Duart...

Dog welcomes home Sailor.. now that's a greeting after deployment! - @TheDogDaily

Dog welcomes home Sailor.. now that's a greetin...

navy.mil 02 Nov '12, 5am

121030-N-ZN152-054 NORFOLK (Oct. 30, 2012) Aviation Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Julian Meralopez, assigned to the Rawhides ...

U.K. F-35 Fleet Increases Capability at Eglin A...

defpro.com 29 Oct '12, 8am

EGLIN AFB, Fla. | A second British F-35B Lightning II arrived here Oct. 19, joining the nine A variants of the joint strik...

Ministry of Defence |Defence News |Military Ope...

mod.uk 30 Oct '12, 3pm

The soldiers were shot and killed at a checkpoint in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand province. Spokesman for Task Fo...

It is just one week until the #ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Awards. Read more on the #ISAF website here

It is just one week until the #ISAF Rolex World...

sailing.org 30 Oct '12, 12pm

The ceremony will take place during a dinner hosted at the historic Mansion House in the heart of Dublin and will be atten...

空母エンタープライズの飛行甲板に、ぎっちりと並ぶスーパーホーネット→ 画面上にびっしりです。

navy.mil 02 Nov '12, 7am

121030-N-FI736-011 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Oct. 30, 2012) F/A-18 Super Hornets sit on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS ...

Statement by Vice-Admiral Maddison in Anticipat...

forces.gc.ca 30 Oct '12, 3pm

Statement by Vice-Admiral Maddison in Anticipation of Navy Appreciation Day 2012 NR - 12.220 - October 30, 2012 OTTAWA – V...

Y&Y: The tension mounts: Ahead of the ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year awards

Y&Y: The tension mounts: Ahead of the ISAF Role...

yachtsandyachting.com 30 Oct '12, 2pm

Photo © Carlo Borlenghi / Rolex Tweet In just one week ISAF and Rolex will announce the 2012 ISAF Rolex World Sailors of t...

Bye October, Hola Noviembre. Nothing has changed... Navy #Warfighting team still protecting 24/7.

Bye October, Hola Noviembre. Nothing has change...

navy.mil 01 Nov '12, 5am

121026-N-RE144-111 U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (Oct. 26, 2012) Sailors assigned to Riverine Squadron (RIVRON) 2 ...

Having both aircraft carriers available for the...

defensenews.com 01 Nov '12, 5pm

LONDON — British Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has thrown his weight behind the Royal Navy operating both of the new ai...