This Photo Shows One Of The Navy's Huge Floating Gas Stations In Action

The U.S. Navy would not be able to do what it does without its fleet of non-commissioned auxiliary vessels, especially its fleet oilers and resupply ships. USNS Kanawha refuels the cruiser USS San Jacinto and the destroyer USS Roosevelt while underway in this photo, with the USS Nitze and USS Mason awaiting their turn… »11/08/15 11:45pm11/08/15 11:45pm


This Destroyer Is The World's Largest Remote Controlled Vehicle 

What does the Navy do when it needs to know for sure that a new weapon system or electronic countermeasure works, not just under stringent lab-like settings or at a land based range, but in its intended operating environment? They put it to sea on a giant remote controlled Destroyer and throw live missiles at it. »12/01/14 3:44pm12/01/14 3:44pm

America's 21st Century Destroyer Set Sail For the First Time Saturday (UPDATED)

The U.S. possesses the most formidable naval fleet in the world. However, the face of oceanic warfare is rapidly evolving and bears little resemblance to 20th century sea battles. Naval dominance is no longer decided in the middle of the Pacific or Atlantic, but rather in shallow territorial waters. To meet these new… »10/21/13 2:44pm10/21/13 2:44pm