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Russia Publishes Baby-Steps Plan Toward a Low Carbon Future

By Charles Digges 03-28-2020 11:55:46

After years of international pressure and increasing internal anxieties, fossil fuel-rich Russia for the first time set out a long...

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Crew from Two Russian Submarines Quarantined

By The Maritime Executive 03-28-2020 07:59:41

The crew from two Russian submarines have been placed in quarantine after a visitor to one of the vessels was found to have met wi...

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Regulators and Class Turn to Remote Inspections to Keep Ships Moving

By The Maritime Executive 03-27-2020 11:06:43

In the era of COVID-19 and social distancing, remote survey and inspection procedures are proving even more helpful than before, a...

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Royal Navy Shadows Seven Russian Vessels Near UK

By The Maritime Executive 03-27-2020 09:55:15

As the Royal Navy prepares to help the NHS and other government departments deal with the response to the coronavirus outbreak, ni...

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USNS Mercy Arrives in Los Angeles to Bolster Local Hospital System

By The Maritime Executive 03-27-2020 06:26:20

The Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy has arrived at the Los Angeles World Cruise Center at the Port of LA, h...

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100 Years Ago: The Dawn of U.S. Coast Guard Aviation

By U.S. Coast Guard News 03-27-2020 03:41:27

[By John Moseley and William Thiesen] The Naval Appropriation Act of 1916 provided the authorization, but not the funding,...

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Carrier USS Roosevelt Docks in Guam Due to COVID-19 Cases

By The Maritime Executive 03-26-2020 01:57:00

The U.S. Navy is pausing the operations of the carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt and bringing her in to Guam after at least five more...

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U.S. Navy Delays Test of Future Force Concepts Due to COVID-19

By The Maritime Executive 03-25-2020 09:50:00

With the COVID-19 pandemic in full swing in the United States, the U.S. Navy has postponed a key exercise meant to test out future...

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Three Sailors Aboard Carrier USS Roosevelt Test Positive for COVID-19

By The Maritime Executive 03-25-2020 06:50:00

Three sailors from the carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt have tested positive for COVID-19, marking the first time that the U.S. Navy...

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GAO: Early Focus on Sustainment Could Save Billions

By The Maritime Executive 03-24-2020 07:14:28

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) has released an analysis of naval shipbuilding concluding that increasing focus on...

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