News

Feb. 1, 2010

Navy Twitter Account Finalist in Shorty Awards

The Navy's official Twitter account, @USNavy, has been named one of six finalists in the "2010 Shorty Awards" among more than 250 nominations in the government category.

Feb. 1, 2010

USSTRATCOM comments on space debris article

Response to a suggestion made in Mr. Williams' story regarding achieving\r\n"parity" as reason for intercepting USA193 in 2008.

Jan. 29, 2010

Navy Stands Up Fleet Cyber Command, Reestablishes U.S. 10th Fleet

The chief of naval operations (CNO) officially established U.S. Fleet Cyber Command (FCC) and recommissioned U.S. 10th Fleet during a ceremony at Fort George G. Meade, Md., Jan. 29.

Jan. 27, 2010

Military families gain access to free, online tutoring

The Defense Department has launched a free, online tutoring service for servicemembers and their families.

Jan. 21, 2010

USSTRATCOM NCO Tackles Challenges on Rugby Pitch

When Staff Sgt. Eric Walton was five years old, he joined his first football team because, as he put it, he loved tackling and wasn't afraid of getting hurt.

Jan. 7, 2010

STRATCOM/AFSPC to improve global GPS coverage

The United States Strategic Command and Air Force Space Command have initiated an effort that will improve global coverage for users of the Global Positioning System (GPS) constellation.

Jan. 4, 2010

Commercial & Foreign Entities Pilot Program Transitions to U.S. Strategic Command

U.S. Strategic Command announced today that it has assumed responsibility for sharing space situational awareness and analysis with satellite owner/operators.

Dec. 26, 2009

Air Force senior leaders pay holiday visit to Global Strike Command Airmen

The Air Force's top uniformed officer and top enlisted leader each visited Air Force Global Strike Command wings for Christmas, spending the holiday with Airmen charged with the nuclear strategic deterrence mission and global strike operations.

Dec. 23, 2009

Navy sub, Wolf Pack find bond

It isn't just the identifying number on the sail that suggests who the crew of the massive, 560-foot ballistic missile submarine USS Nevada will be rooting for in tomorrow's Sheraton Hawai'I Bowl.

Dec. 2, 2009

Navy captain awarded high military honors

Navy Capt. Mike Saunders, 33rd Operations Group deputy commander, was presented the Defense Superior Service Medal Nov. 16 at the 33rd Fighter Wing.