UPI Almanac for Monday, April 29, 2013.
The U.S. Navy says it is commissioning an amphibious transport dock ship from Huntington Ingalls Industries in Virginia on Saturday.
Looming across-the-board budget cuts could break contracts and cause higher prices for ships and planes, the U.S. Navy's top civilian leader said Wednesday.
A Republican lawmaker said he was "deeply disturbed" by U.S. military programs that advance the use of biofuels in their fleets.
The U.S. Navy aims to move ahead with its green fleet initiative despite opposition from some U.S. lawmakers, the Navy secretary said Monday.
The U.S. government announced it was backing a multimillion-dollar effort to increase production of biofuels in an effort to enhance energy security.
Florida and Georgetown will open next season's college basketball campaign by meeting on the deck of an aircraft carrier, it was announced Friday.
The U.S. Navy says it has contracted Huntington Ingalls Industries to build the future USS Tripoli, the Navy's next large-deck amphibious assault ship.
UPI Almanac for Sunday, April 29, 2012.
The U.S. Navy Friday named a 3,000-ton littoral the USS Gabrielle Giffords after the Arizona congresswoman shot in the head last year.