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Former US Navy XO involved in the making of the movie “Crimson Tide” explains why given the many roles the Executive Officer of a Submarine fills he is in control of everything in the sub’s operations
Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
Former US Navy XO involved in the making of the movie “Crimson Tide” explains why given the many roles the Executive Officer of a Submarine fills he is in control of everything in the sub’s operations
Sturgeon class submarine Sonar Technician explains how a sub can surface through the ice cap at the North Pole and recalls the first 3-Submarine rendezvous at the Geographic North Pole in history
Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
Sturgeon class submarine Sonar Technician explains how a sub can surface through the ice cap at the North Pole and recalls the first 3-Submarine rendezvous at the Geographic North Pole in history
Nuclear Submarine Officer recalls when his submarine’s periscope hit a small one-man fishing boat knocking the fisherman overboard
Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
Nuclear Submarine Officer recalls when his submarine’s periscope hit a small one-man fishing boat knocking the fisherman overboard
Former XO of USS Florida explains why using an Ohio-class SSBN as Hunter Killer is like using a B-2 Stealth Bomber to dogfight against an F/A-18 Strike Fighter
Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
Former XO of USS Florida explains why using an Ohio-class SSBN as Hunter Killer is like using a B-2 Stealth Bomber to dogfight against an F/A-18 Strike Fighter
Former US Navy Submarine Officer explains why the periscope is raised when submarines dive
Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
Nuclear Submarine Officer recalls when his submarine had to do an emergency deep dive after the periscope came up inside a cardboard box while the boat was coming to periscope depth
Naval Flight Officer explains why the US Navy can’t “mothball” aircraft carriers instead of scrapping them
Aircraft Carriers / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Naval Flight Officer explains why the US Navy can’t “mothball” aircraft carriers instead of scrapping them
Aircraft Carrier USS Gerald R. Ford Departs Norfolk for first warfighting deployment
Aircraft Carriers / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Aircraft Carrier USS Gerald R. Ford Departs Norfolk for first warfighting deployment
US Navy F/A-18F WSO tells the story of the four simultaneous Super Hornet Sonic Booms that no one saw
Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
US Navy F/A-18F WSO tells the story of the four simultaneous Super Hornet Sonic Booms that no one saw
Former US Navy Submarine Officer explains why the periscope is raised when submarines dive
Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
Former US Navy Submarine Officer explains why the periscope is raised when submarines dive
Former Blue Angels CO explains why the Team chose the A-4 Skyhawk over the F-14 Tomcat and the A-7 Corsair II to Replace the F-4 Phantom II
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Former Blue Angels CO explains why the Team chose the A-4 Skyhawk over the F-14 Tomcat and the A-7 Corsair II to Replace the F-4 Phantom II
Top Gun: Maverick wins the Best Sound Oscar as Tom Cruise visits USS George H.W. Bush (Carrier Could Play Role in New ‘Mission Impossible’ Movie)
Aircraft Carriers / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Top Gun: Maverick wins the Best Sound Oscar as Tom Cruise visits USS George H.W. Bush (Carrier Could Play Role in New ‘Mission Impossible’ Movie)
US Navy Nuclear Propulsion Plant Operator explains when a submarine reactor can be run at higher than 100% (and why the 105% on the reactor ordered in The Hunt for Red October movie would not be worth any risk to the ship and crew)
Losses and Aviation Safety / Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
US Navy Nuclear Propulsion Plant Operator explains when a submarine reactor can be run at higher than 100% (and why the 105% on the reactor ordered in The Hunt for Red October movie would not be worth any risk to the ship and crew)
Former US Navy F/A-18 pilot explains why although during his era the Hornet was the best airplane on the carrier his fun meter was most pegged flying the A-4 Skyhawk
Aviation History / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Former US Navy F/A-18 pilot explains why although during his era the Hornet was the best airplane on the carrier his fun meter was most pegged flying the A-4 Skyhawk
The day a polar bear tried to eat the rudder of USS Connecticut fast attack Seawolf class nuclear submarine
Losses and Aviation Safety / Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
The day a polar bear tried to eat the rudder of USS Connecticut fast attack Seawolf class nuclear submarine
Super Hornet has an Edge over Eurofighter in Germany’s Competition to Replace the Tornado
Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Bye-Bye Super Hornet! Boeing to cease production of F/A-18 in 2025 unless India buys it
Delay and Disrupt Doctrine and strict Rules of Engagements: why US Navy F-14 Tomcats engaged less MiGs than USAF F-15s during Operation Desert Storm
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Delay and Disrupt Doctrine and strict Rules of Engagements: why US Navy F-14 Tomcats engaged less MiGs than USAF F-15s during Operation Desert Storm
Former US Navy Submariner explains why 120 days is the longest time a submarine can remain underwater
Naval Warfare / U.S. Navy
Former US Navy Submariner explains why 120 days is the longest time a submarine can remain underwater
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