Groton Sub Base

GROTON, Conn. (Aug. 22, 2014) -- Commander, Submarine Group 2, Rear. Adm. Kenneth Perry, salutes Vice Adm. Michael Connor, commander, Submarine Forces, symbolizing the official disestablishment of Submarine Group 2. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, seated, witnesses the exchange. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class (SW/EXW) Jason J. Perry/Released)

Sub Base Command Change: BRAC Impact?

“It’s flat-out not a good thing to lose the flag officer. But given the other factors I think we should be okay.”

08/22/2014

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Federal Furloughs Seen Keeping Submarines At Home

GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ The Navy says submarines may not go to sea on time if furloughed federal employees do not return to work soon. The Day of New London reports (http://bit.ly/19YJm5K ) that of […]

10/04/2013

Navy Submarine Base New London, Groton CT  (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Navy To Change Command At Submarine School

The Navy announced Tuesday that Captain Andrew Jerrett will relieve Captain David Roberts as commanding officer in July.

06/04/2013

Navy Submarine Base New London, Groton CT  (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Groton Sub Base, National Guard Planning Furloughs

About 750 civilian employees at the Navy’s submarine base in Groton and more than 600 technicians working for the Connecticut National Guard are facing furloughs as the Defense Department deals with automatic budget cuts.

05/28/2013

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Ten-year Prison Sentence In Navy Sailor’s Death

A Connecticut man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for killing a Navy sailor in a 2009 bar fight.

05/21/2012

USS Virginia (Navy Photo: Lt. Patrick Evans)

Lawmakers Criticize Delay In Sub Funding

Members of Connecticut’s congressional delegation are raising concerns over a proposal by President Barack Obama to push back the construction of a Virginia-class attack submarine.

02/13/2012

Groton Sub Base (Getty Images File Photo)

Sailor To Be Honored For Aiding Crash Victims

Chief Culinary Specialist Daniel Spencer was driving home from the Naval Submarine Base New London last month when he witnessed a motor-vehicle accident that left one car on fire. Spencer pulled his car over and helped the drivers of both cars to safety.

02/06/2012

Groton Sub Base (Getty Images File Photo)

Submarine Returns To Groton

The USS Springfield is returning to the U.S. Navy’s submarine base in Groton as a six-month deployment around the Middle East ends

11/09/2011

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Women To Serve On Subs Training At Groton

The U.S. Navy base in Groton is welcoming the first class of female officers selected for assignment to submarines.

05/09/2011

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