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Mission ready: U.S. Navy F/A-18s on the flight deck of the USS George H.W. Bush in the Persian Gulf

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JUST IN: U.S. Navy warship in Black Sea for Olympic security ran aground while pulling into Turkish port last week; ship currently “inoperable” due to propeller damage, senior U.S. military official tells NBC News

U.S. Navy launches an unmanned drone off an aircraft carrier for the first time 

U.S. Navy launches an unmanned drone off an aircraft carrier for the first time 

Just in: U.S. Navy cancels remaining 2013 performances of the Blue Angels due to budget cuts

U.S. Navy unveils powerful new laser weapon
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U.S. Navy unveils powerful new laser weapon

Details: http://nbcnews.to/ZJLAA8 l Photo: U.S. Navy

Just in: US Navy shifting guided-missile destroyer in Pacific Ocean in response to ongoing threats from North Korea, officials tell NBC News

U.S. Navy to name new combat ship for former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. 
Photo via U.S. Navy.