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Deployed Army divers plunge into Operation Deep Blue

1 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers with the 511th Engineer Dive Detachment from Fort Eustis, Va., help U.S. Army engineer divers don their helmets for diver training, Nov. 18, 2016, while aboard the MG Charles P. Gross (Logistics Support Vessel-5) off the coast of Kuwait Naval Base. The unit executed various [...]

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Joint services test next generation chemical attack detection system

1 / 2 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers of the 181st Hazard Response Company, 2nd Chemical Battalion, 48th Chemical Brigade, Fort Hood, Texas, set up for a thorough decontamination line during operational testing of the Next Generation Chemical Detector system. (Photo Credit: Clay Beach, Test and Documentation Team, U. S. Army Operational Test [...]

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Dailey: Accessing behavioral health care should be as easy as seeing a medic

1 / 2 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A mental health specialist provides triage to a soldier during a behavioral health assessment. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Christopher Calvert) VIEW ORIGINAL 2 / 2 Show Caption + Hide Caption – In a recently recorded message to Soldiers, Sgt. Maj. of the Army Daniel A. Dailey [...]

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Iwo Jima Sailor Receives George Van Cleave Military Leadership Award

MAYPORT, Fla. (NNS) — A Sailor assigned to amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) has been chosen as the Navy’s recipient for the USO’s George Van Cleave Military Leadership Award. Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Cundiff, of Louisville, Kentucky, will receive the award based upon his actions the evening of Oct. 8, in [...]

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Navy Releases Official Logo for 75th Anniversary of WWII

WASHINGTON (NNS) — The Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) released a logo to kick off its commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the U.S. Navy’s experiences in World War II, officials announced Nov. 29. The logo can be found here. Starting with the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 2016, [...]

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San Diego Native to Pass the Helm at Navy Medicine West

SAN DIEGO (NNS) — Following a dynamic, three-year tour as the commander for Navy Medicine West (NMW), Rear Adm. Bruce L. Gillingham will relinquish command to Rear Adm. Paul D. Pearigen at a ceremony scheduled for 10 a.m., Dec. 5, at Naval Base San Diego. The conclusion of the ceremony will mark the beginning of [...]

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DON Recognizes Acquisition Excellence

WASHINGTON (NNS) — The Department of the Navy recognized more than 50 acquisition professionals for exceptional efforts in the acquisition field during a Pentagon ceremony Nov. 17. Hosted by Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisition) Sean Stackley, the 2016 Acquisition Excellence Awards celebrated individuals and teams for upholding key tenets of acquisition [...]

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Security Breach Notification of Sailors’ PII

WASHINGTON (NNS) — Oct. 27, 2016, the Navy was notified by Hewlett Packard Enterprise Services (HPES) that one of the company’s laptops operated by their employee supporting a Navy contract was reported as compromised. After analysis by HPES and a continuing Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) investigation, it was determined Nov. 22, 2016, that sensitive [...]

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Fallen Hero Arrives in Dover

DOVER, Del. (NNS) — U.S. Navy military leaders and the family of fallen hero, Senior Chief Petty Officer Scott C. Dayton, paid their respects Nov. 27, at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware during the dignified transfer of his remains. Dayton, who was serving with Combined Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve, died Nov. 24 after [...]

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Base level cyber squadron takes flight

By 482nd Communications Squadron, / Published November 29, 2016 DOWNLOAD HI-RES  /   PHOTO DETAILS Airmen from the 482nd Fighter Wing examine ways to prevent malware from coming onto aircraft at Homestead Air Reserve Base, Fla., Nov. 15, 2016. The 482nd Communications Squadron pathfinder units are looking at ways to integrate defensive cyber operations concepts [...]

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