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15th Anniversary of E-2D Advanced Hawkeye First Flight

MELBOURNE, Fla. – Aug. 2022 – Northrop Grumman Corporation is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft first flight that occurred on August 3, 2007. The U.S. Navy’s “digital quarterback” gives the warfighter expanded battlespace awareness, especially in the area of information operations delivering battle management, theater air and missile defense, and multiple sensor Leer más15th Anniversary of E-2D Advanced Hawkeye First Flight[…]

Sikorsky delivers the 7th CH-53K helicopter to Marine Corps

STRATFORD, CONN., July 14, 2022 – Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin Company (NYSE: LMT), delivered the third Low-Rate Initial Production (LRIP) CH-53K helicopter ahead of contract schedule to the Marine Corps. This aircraft, built in Sikorsky’s digital factory, is the first CH-53K King Stallion from the Lot 2 LRIP contract awarded by the U.S. Navy in 2019, Leer másSikorsky delivers the 7th CH-53K helicopter to Marine Corps[…]

Boeing delivers the 150 P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft

SEATTLE, July 7, 2022 — The newest Boeing P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol, reconnaissance aircraft took to the skies over Puget Sound bringing the total number of P-8s delivered to 150. The 150th multi-mission P-8 will be operated by Air Test and Evaluation Squadron (VX) One based at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Maryland. “There are now 150 P-8s around Leer másBoeing delivers the 150 P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol Aircraft[…]

US Navy HSM-79 establishes new Spain detachment in Rota

By Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Petty Officer D.S. Randol NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain — US Navy HSM-79 (Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 79) established a new detachment in Spain at Naval Station Rota, June 16, 2022. Rear Adm. John F. Meier, Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic, attended the ceremony along with Cmdr. Brett Elko, the commanding Leer másUS Navy HSM-79 establishes new Spain detachment in Rota[…]

USCG, Navy and Japan Coast Guard rescue mariner 725 miles off Guam

SANTA RITA, Guam — Members of the US Coast Guard, Japan Coast Guard, and US Navy rescue a mariner aboard a fishing vessel 725 nautical miles south of Guam.​ On Tuesday, June 7, 2022, U.S. Coast Guard Forces Micronesia/Sector Guam’s Joint Rescue Sub-Center (JRSC) received a report of a 55-year old male experiencing severe abdominal Leer másUSCG, Navy and Japan Coast Guard rescue mariner 725 miles off Guam[…]

Coast Guard rescue boaters stranded in Tropical Storm Alex

PORTSMOUTH, Va. —​ The Coast Guard and partner agencies rescue three boaters approximately 395 nautical miles southeast of Virginia Beach due Tropical Storm Alex, Monday night.​ Coast Guard 5th District Command Center watchstanders received an Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB) alert from the sailing vessel Faule Haut. The location of the signal indicated the Leer másCoast Guard rescue boaters stranded in Tropical Storm Alex[…]

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