Young Creates More "Tools" for Navy Program Managers
- New Mine Countermeasure System Designs Are Hitting the Water. Burgess, Richard R. // Sea Power;Aug2005, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p46
Focuses on the U.S. Navy's effort to develop modern, lightweight organic mine countermeasures systems. Claim that the efforts are yielding fruit with production approval for two new designs, soon to be followed by three other systems; Approval of the low-rate production of the Lockheed Martin...
- Navy: John J. Young Jr. Strohm, Chris // Government Executive;9/15/2005, Vol. 37 Issue 16, p70
The article focuses on John J. Young, Assistant Secretary for Research, Development and Acquisition in the U.S. Navy. Young manages billions of dollars' worth of programs, including shipbuilding, aircraft and missile purchases, and information technology upgrades. Since being confirmed in 2001,...
- Secretaries of the Navy. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2008, p428
A list of secretaries of the U.S. Navy Department from 1798 to 1945 is presented, which include Benjamin Stoddert, John Y. Mason, and James V. Forrestal.
- CDPH Memo Says Radioactive Shads Discovered, CIR Claims. // Nuclear Waste News;12/03/2013, Vol. 33 Issue 22, p7
The article offers information on the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) workers discovering radioactive shards buried in public lawns which are near to the apartment buildings on west side of Treasure Island. It states that the Treasure Island is a man-made landform which is in San...
- One Team Ready to Fight. Burgess, Richard R. // Sea Power;Apr2003, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p17
Focuses on the leadership of U.S. Acting Secretary of the Navy Hansford T. Johnson. Efforts of Johnson to improve the relationship between the Marines and the Navy; Career history of Johnson; Planes of Johnson for the Navy.
- Thackrah Rumored To Become Interim ASN RDA. Fein, Geoff // Defense Daily;11/9/2007, Vol. 236 Issue 30, p6
The article reports on the possibility that John Thackrah will become the interim head of the U.S. Navy acquisition. Prior to joining government service, Thackrah was a senior executive at United Technologies Corp. UTX , Pratt and Whitney Division, according to his Navy biography. Thackrah will...
- NAVAL SERVICES. Hanson, Marshall // Officer;Nov2003, Vol. 80 Issue 8, p38
Relates the experiences of the author as director of the U.S. Naval Services.
- Launching of the New York. // America;11/9/1912, Vol. 8 Issue 5, p98
The article reports on the launch of battleship New York, an intended flagship of the Atlantic fleet on October 30, 1912 at the Brooklyn Navy Yard in the U.S. It states that the launch was participated by the presence of U.S. President, the Secretary of the Navy, the Governor of New York and...
- Harnessing The Ocean Depths. Nitze, Paul H. // Vital Speeches of the Day;10/1/64, Vol. 30 Issue 24, p749
Presents the text of a speech given by Honorable Paul H. Nitze, Secretary of the Navy, at the launching of the submarine, Aluminaut in Groton, Connecticut on September 2, 1964, which deals with the exploration of the sea.