February 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Mass Communications Specialist Joshua David Haiar, Mitchell, has been awarded the Navy Achievement Medal.
July 19, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
ABOARD THE USS NIMITZ (AP) Some 100 nautical miles northeast of Oahu in the Pacific Ocean, a fleet of U.S. Navy fighter jets slings from the deck of the USS Nimitz aircraft carrier, leaving thin trails of smoke on the tight runway. Continue Reading
June 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
Two USS North Dakota crew members gave a presentation to the public Thursday at the Ramada Grand Dakota Lodge. They answered questions regarding the Virginia-class nuclear submarine being built in Groton, Conn., that is expected to travel the world. Continue Reading
June 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus says a new Virginia-class submarine bearing the name USS South Dakota is scheduled to be built by 2017 and will serve the country for more than three decades.
June 4, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Six months after the devastating attack on Pearl Harbor, Japan sent four aircraft carriers to the tiny Pacific atoll of Midway to draw out and destroy what remained of the U.S. Pacific Fleet.
April 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
USS North Dakota is first of latest version of Navy’s Virginia-class nuclear attack submarines
The executive officer for the USS North Dakota, one of the Navy’s newest nuclear attack submarines, will be in Fargo on Tuesday and Wednesday to talk about its construction. Continue Reading
April 9, 2012 in West Central Tribune
The U.S. Navy said Monday it has deployed a second aircraft carrier to the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions with Iran over its nuclear program. Continue Reading