EFV Brings Improved Range, Lethality to Marines
- Next Move up To General Dynamics After AMC Denies AMPV Protest. Roosevelt, Ann // Defense Daily;4/7/2014, p7
The article reports that efforts are being done by the aerospace and defense company General Dynamics Corp. in 2014 to review options if it will continue its protest of the acquisition plan of the U.S. Navy for the Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV). Topics discussed include the replacement by...
- Panel Chair Resists Plans To Kill Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle. Rutherford, Emelie // Defense Daily;3/17/2011, Vol. 249 Issue 51, p9
The article reports on the U.S. House Armed Services Seapower and Projection Forces subcommittee Chairman Todd Akin who told U.S. Navy and Marine Corps leaders that he wants more insight into the decision to cancel the Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV), floating the possibility of still...
- Around the Services. Betancourt, Alberto // Soldiers;Apr2003, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p27
Reports several events related to the U.S. Armed Forces as of April 2003. Activities of the Air Force; Initiation of the Navy for a training in preparation for mission activities in the Persian Gulf region; Military buildup of the Marines in the gulf.
- ORM -- What's in It For Me? Komornik, Denis // Mech;Summer2013, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p30
The article presents information on the importance of operational risk management (ORM) skills for sailors and marines. It states that U.S. Navy and Marine Corps are only about accomplishing significant missions for the country. Therefore, integration of risk management process is must for these...
- Incomplete Auto Logsets. Singh, Dhanmattie // Mech;Summer2013, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p32
The article presents information on incomplete auto log sets (ALS) in the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps. It discusses logbooks and records as an integral part of aviation maintenance and safety. It also mentions about the importance of Inventory Explorer Configuration Management skills for sailors...
- Roles/missions updated for commission. // Marines;Oct94, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p2
Reports on the strategic vision of the US Navy and the Marine Corps as presented to the Congressional Commission on Roles and Missions of the Armed Forces. Remarks of Secretary of the Navy John H. Dalton concerning the issue; Role of marine aviation in the combined arms team of the Armed Forces.
- Navy and Marine Air Amalgamate. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;May2002, Vol. 128 Issue 5, p101
Reports that the United States Navy's sea-based tactical air arm would be amalgamated with the Marine Corps' tactical air arm. Reasons behind the move; Reduction in the overall number of squadrons; Rotation of Marine Corps and Navy units in sea duty aboard carriers.
- NAVY LEAGUE NEWS. Atkinson, Peter E. // Sea Power;May2004, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p55
Highlights the Adm. Vern Clark Safety Awards for Navy individuals and units and the Gen. James L. Jones Safety Awards for the Marine Corps presented during the Navy League of the United States' 2004 Sea-Air-Space Exposition held in April 6, 2004. Recipients of the awards; Other awards presented...
- EDITOR'S NOTE. Barnard, Rick // Sea Power;Nov2003, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p4
Shares views on the different issues concerning the Marine Corps, Navy and Coast Guard in the U.S. Use of the same playbook on close air support and approach it as a joint mission for the improve and better training of people in the military services; Initiatives taken by the Marine Corps and...