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Russian fighter jet flies within 5 feet of US Navy plane for over 2 hours

The incident unfolded while the US EP-3 Aries spy plane was on a mission in international airspace.

30 Jan 2018 12:40 PM

US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 found

The Navy's Japan-based 7th Fleet said in a statement that a search and rescue operation was launched from the carrier.

22 Nov 2017 2:51 PM

Remains of all missing US Navy warship sailors recovered

The collision sparked a multinational search and rescue operation off Singapore but it was called off after several days.

28 Aug 2017 1:34 PM

Human remains found on US warship that collided off Singapore: US Navy

US navy in process of establishing whether remains can be identified as sailors from USS John S McCain, which hit tanker off Singapore

22 Aug 2017 6:39 PM

After US destroyer collision, Chinese media says US Navy a growing risk

The collision tore a hole in the warship's port side at the waterline, flooding compartments that included a crew sleeping area.

22 Aug 2017 4:43 PM


China criticizes Britain plans on freedom of navigation missions

China's foreign min criticized plans by Britain to send its new aircraft carriers on freedom of navigation missions in the South China Sea.

31 Jul 2017 1:02 PM

US Navy patrol ship fires warning shots near Iranian vessel: Official

The Iranian boat went "dead in the water" after the shots and the vessels all left the area without further incident, the official said.

25 Jul 2017 8:49 PM

Chinese jets intercept US Navy plane at unsafe range: Pentagon

According to the Pentagon spokesman, the vast majority of interactions that they have with the Chinese military are perfectly safe.

25 Jul 2017 8:47 AM

US Navy identifies 7 missing sailors after collision off Japan

Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin, the commander of Navy, also described a harrowing scene as other sailors fought to keep the ship from sinking.

19 Jun 2017 10:40 AM

3 hurt, 7 missing after US Navy destroyer collides with merchant vessel off Japan

The Japanese coast guard also said the US ship was experiencing some flooding but was not in danger of sinking.

17 Jun 2017 8:46 AM


360 Degree: OBOR spells bunkum

It is a project to get out Chinese reserves in western banks into investments fetching higher returns.

21 May 2017 6:32 AM

Second US aircraft carrier moves towards North Korea

The carrier would hold a variety of training exercises but focus on certifying its ability to safely launch and recover aircraft, the Navy said.

20 May 2017 2:28 AM

Did US keep secret Indian Army data leak to China?

While the US aircraft survived the collision, it had to force-land at Lingshui airfield on Hainan Island inside Chinese territory.

24 Apr 2017 2:26 AM

US carrier strike group heads towards western Pacific near Korea

President Donald Trump and South Korea's leader, Acting President Hwang Kyo-Ahn have agreed to stay in close contact about North Korea.

09 Apr 2017 8:51 AM

Rise in reports of sexual assault at US Navy, Army academies last year

But the Military Academy at West Point received 26 reports of sexual assault, up from 17 in the previous year.

16 Mar 2017 12:11 PM


Trump pushes for more military spending

Trump spoke against military backdrop as he pushes for a hike in defence spending that is likely to meet with stiff opposition in Congress.

03 Mar 2017 10:43 AM

Tragedy waiting to happen

How much leeway the new administration will give the gun lobby is the more frightening thought.

25 Feb 2017 12:13 AM

Trump's pick for national security adviser turns down offer: White House

The White House official said Harward cited family and financial reasons for opting not to take the job.

17 Feb 2017 8:35 AM

Reliance Defence signs warship repair pact with US Navy

Pact enables their militaries to use each other's assets and bases for repair and replenishment of supplies.

13 Feb 2017 2:08 PM

When Viet Cong vet almost got Lieutenant Kerry

Grabbing an M-16 rifle the then 26-year-old chased down the guerilla and shot him dead, saving his crew from a counterattack.

16 Jan 2017 7:01 AM