Bath-Built Destroyer Named for Navy Secretary, Statesman
- Destroyer Squadron Reports IDTC Changes Are `on Track'. Miller, M. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Aug2000, Vol. 126 Issue 8, p2
Focuses on changes to the InterDeployment Training Cycle in the Destroyer Squadron-22 of the United States Navy. Combat readiness of the ships; Antiterrorism and force protection exercise; Assignment of cadre to the Afloat Training Group.
- Newest DDG To Be Named For Former SECNAV Nitze. Burgess, Richard R. // Sea Power;Mar2001, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p23
Reports that an Arleigh Burke-class Aegis guided-missile destroyer in the United States will be named Nitze in honor of Paul H. Nitze, former secretary of the Navy. Nitze's career in the defense arena; His contributions to the Navy; Award received by Nitze in 1985.
- USS Higgins to Return from Sea Swap Deployment. // All Hands;Jun2004, Issue 1046, p11
Reports on the return of U.S.S. Higgins to her homeport in id-2004 after more than 16 months at sea. Six-month deployments of three rotating crews in Navy's Sea Swap program; Description of Sea Swap as an experimental initiative that increases forward presence; Utilization of guided missile...
- Historic Fleets. Baker III, A.D. // Naval History;Jun2006, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p12
The article reports that the recent configuration of Arleigh Burfce (DDG-51)--class guided-missile destroyers, DDG-91 through DDG-96 to handle the AN/WLD-1A remotely-operated mine countermeasures system, marks the return to a practice instituted at the end of the 1930s. The U.S. Navy, realizing...
- DESTROYERS. // Sea Power;Jan2008, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p18
The article evaluates several guided-missile destroyers of the U.S. Navy, including the Arleigh Burke class, Zumwalt-class DDG 1000 and Oliver Hazard Perry class.
- THE DESTROYER AVIATOR. Lavo, Carl // Naval History;Dec2006, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p52
The article presents information on the life of U.S. Navy Aviator Bob Schiller as a floatplane flier from a destroyer. The author says that though Schiller was interested in flying carrier planes, he was commissioned for a cruiser which surprisingly was a destroyer too. The younger age of the...
- Navy Man Rode A Wave To The NATO Command. SCOTT S. SMITH // Investors Business Daily;8/5/2015, pA03
The article focuses on Admiral James Stavridis of the U.S. Navy. Topics discussed include Stavridis's scholarship at the Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts which was arranged by Lieutenant Commander Mike Mullen, marriage of Stavridis to Laura Hall,...
- COMMENT & DISCUSSION. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2009, Vol. 135 Issue 6, p6
The article presents the opinion of various U.S. Navy officials on the articles published in previous issues of the journal "U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings." Rear Admiral T.A. Brooks, finds the article "Chinese Carrier Killer," on the Chinese anti-ship ballistic missile by A. S. Erickson and...
- U.S. Navy Personnel on Active Duty. // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p212
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