The move comes a day after the Pentagon decided to send six additional F-15s to Poland, to reassure NATO allies after Russian forces moved into the Ukrainian peninsula of Crimea.
A Marine Corps F/A-18C went down during a training flight.
“We know we can save significant amounts of money just by setting up things like contract courts, which require ... contracting officers to come in every year and justify the contracts,” Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said Friday morning.
The Pentagon on Wednesday night disputed claims that all 30 U.S. soldiers killed in a 2011 helicopter crash in Afghanistan were cremated.
Rep. Randy Forbes (R-Va.) wants to ensure that the Navy intends to build the new UCLASS drone fully equipped for both precision strikes and surveillance.
Forbes sent a letter to Navy Secretary Ray Mabus on Wednesday urging him to develop...
The USS Taylor ran aground while preparing to moor in Turkey.
U.S. Navy reduced carrier presence in Persian Gulf as Obama seeks to complete nuke deal.
The Navy plans to rename the building at the Washington Navy Yard where a gunman killed 12 people last September.
The Navy announced Tuesday that about a dozen nuclear reactor operators at a Charleston, South Carolina training command have been decertified, due to possible cheating on qualification tests.
The military has tried to tackle ethics before in the face of high-profile scandals.