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Navy awards Government of Japan-funded contract for Marine Corps relocation project on Guam

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August 18, 2017
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM – Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific awarded a $164.89 million firm-fixed price contract August 17 to Granite-Obayashi, a Joint...
WASHINGTON (August 18, 2017) The Department of the Navy seal. (U.S. Navy graphic/Released) August 17, 2017

Navy to relieve Fitzgerald top leaders; report released

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August 18, 2017
* Adm. Bill Moran, the deputy chief of naval operations, said that Vice Adm. Joseph Aucoin plans to relieve Cmdr. Bryce Benson for cause.
Military personnel gather at the search and rescue command center on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017 in Haleiwa, Hawaii. Rescue crews were searching for five soldiers who were aboard an Black Hawk helicopter that crashed several miles off Oahu's North Shore late Tuesday. WYATT OLSON/STARS AND STRIPES
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Search on for 5 soldiers after Black Hawk helicopter goes down off Hawaii

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August 17, 2017
WASHINGTON — Five soldiers went missing late Tuesday after their helicopter went down off the coast of Hawaii, Coast Guard and Army officials said Wednesday.
MEDITERRANEAN SEA (March 17, 2016) Sailors aboard USS Porter (DDG 78) take the Navy-wide E-4 advancement exam. Porter, an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is conducting a routine patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Robert S. Price/Released)

Navy announces new authority for COs

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August 17, 2017
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- In an effort to reduce administrative distractions and further empower commanding officers (CO), the Navy announced Wednesday in NAVADMIN 200/17 that it will...