Navy League Supports Senate Confirmation of New Secretary of the Navy
- Vieques: Get Over It. Byron, Captain John L. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2001, Vol. 127 Issue 8, p96
Comments on the decision of United States Secretary of the Navy Gordon England to abandon the Navy's weapons range at Vieques Island, Puerto Rico. Reasons for the opposition of Puerto Ricans to the presence of the Navy in Vieques; Impact of England's move on the image of the Navy.
- Washington Outlook. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/6/2006, Vol. 165 Issue 18, p73
The article reports on the decision of U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Gordon England to strengthen the military's dedication to the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program. Although the Navy never made public its proposal to delay production, the move had become known around the Pentagon well in...
- AT&L Workforce -- Key Leadership Changes. // Defense AT&L;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p132
The article reports on the career developments of the officials of the U.S. defense sector. Major General Darryl A. Scott, commander of the Defense Contract Management Agency, Alexandria, Virginia has been named as the commander of Joint Contracting Command, Multi-National Forces, Iraq. Marilyn...
- 'To Provide for the Nation's Defense'. Hessman, James D.; Peterson, Gordon I. // Sea Power;Oct2001, Vol. 44 Issue 10, p11
Interviews United States Navy Secretary Gordon R. England on national defense. Cooperation between the Navy and Marine Corps; Budget for Navy shipbuilding; Integration of the Naval Reserve with active forces.
- On the record…. // Government Executive;Nov2002, Vol. 34 Issue 15, p12
Interviews secretary of the U.S. Navy Gordon England about his tenure, the war in Afghanistan and defense transformation. Professional background of Gordon England; Need for motivation among U.S. citizens to protect their nation; His views on the use of Navy ships in wars.
- THE USN POST SEPTEMBER 11[supTH]. Leibstone, Marvin // Naval Forces;Feb2002, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p56
Interviews Gordon England, United States Secretary of the Navy. Management approach of the Navy and the Marine Corps to increase operational requirements and still maintain previous commitments within any budget constraints; Effects of the DD(X) program in the modernization of the Navy ships;...
- The Best Job in Washington. Hessman, James D. // Sea Power;Aug2001, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p1
Features Gordon R. England, secretary of the United States Navy. sworn in on May 2001. Features of the Navy as an organization; Goals of England for the Navy; Opinion on being secretary of the Navy.
- Navy to Halt Training At Vieques in 2003. // Sea Power;Aug2001, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p15
Reports that United States (U.S.) President George W. Bush has approved the recommendation to discontinue training operations at Navy ranges in Vieques Island, Puerto Rico in May 2003. Factors which contributed to the recommendation to halt training at Vieques; Plans of U.S. Navy Secretary...
- Come Together. Friel, Brian // Government Executive;Jun2006, Vol. 38 Issue 9, p62
The article presents information on a directive related to stability operations issued by U.S. Deputy Defense Secretary Gordon England. The 11-page directive puts stability operations on a par with combat, which has been the primary mission of the U.S. military. It requires the military to treat...