U.S. Navy

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First Enlisted Female Sub Sailors Begin Training In Groton

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The first four of the female enlisted sailors selected for the Navy’s “silent service” have begun training at submarine school in Groton, Connecticut. The barracks at the Navy base have been […]


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Retired Navy Admiral Hired As Electric Boat Executive

GROTON, Conn. (AP) – The retired Navy admiral who served until last year as the top officer at the Groton base has been hired as an executive at submarine builder Electric Boat. The company says […]


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Navy Celebrating Birthday With Connecticut Events

The Navy is celebrating its birthday a few days early in Connecticut with a ceremony in Groton.


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General Dynamics Secures $18B Contract To Build Attack Subs For Navy

General Dynamics said Monday it has secured a $17.65 billion contract to build attack submarines for the U.S. Navy.


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

Navy To Survey Women On Interest In Submarine Duty

A survey to be issued soon to female sailors across the Navy is designed to measure the level of interest in serving aboard submarines.


Rjay Domondon (U.S. Navy)

Sailor From Waterbury Dies In Guam

WATERBURY, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) The U.S. Navy has confirmed the death of a 19-year-old sailor from Waterbury. They say Petty Officer 3rd Class Rjay Domondon drowned while spear fishing in Guam on Sunday. His body […]


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Sub Christened In Groton

GROTON, Conn. (AP) – The U.S. Navy has christened its newest attack submarine, a $2.6 billion vessel that can launch cruise missiles, deliver special forces commandos and carry out surveillance over areas at land and […]


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Man Charged In Threat To State Attorney General’s Office

A Brigeport man is facing charges after state police say he made a threat to the state attorney general’s office. Thirty-seven-year-old Daniel Brown is charged with threatening and breach of peace. Investigators say late Thursday […]


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Groton-Based Sub Welcoming Female Officers

GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ The Navy says two attack submarines based in Groton, Conn. will be the first to welcome female officers to their crews. Six women are expected to report to USS Virginia and […]


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Attack Sub To Welcome New C-O

GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ A U.S. Navy submarine based in Groton is welcoming a new commanding officer. A change of command ceremony for USS New Mexico is set for Monday at Naval Submarine Base New […]