US Navy

US Acting Navy Secretary resigns

US Acting Navy Secretary resigns

Thomas Modly resigns amid controversial dismissal of captain who warned about coronavirus-stricken vessel.Ben Ariel, 4/8/2020, 1:59 AM
Trump denounces Navy Captain fired after raising alarm on coronavirus

Trump denounces Navy Captain fired after raising alarm on coronavirus

Trump says he agrees with Navy's decision to dismiss commander who asserted the US wasn't doing enough to halt coronavirus outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2020, 4:05 AM
US seizes ship carrying 150 Iranian missiles

US seizes ship carrying 150 Iranian missiles

USS Normandy seizes ship carrying Iranian weapons to Yemen in Arabian Sea.Gary Willig, 2/13/2020, 10:01 PM
Report: Saudi servicemen to be expelled from US

Report: Saudi servicemen to be expelled from US

Sources say more than a dozen Saudi servicemen training at US military installations will be expelled in wake of shooting in Pensacola.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2020, 6:16 AM
Russian ship nearly collides with US ship

Russian ship nearly collides with US ship

US Navy says Russian Navy spy ship nearly collided with US guided-missile destroyer in North Arabian Sea despite multiple warning signals.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/10/2020, 8:38 PM
US pauses training of Saudi aviation students

US pauses training of Saudi aviation students

US Navy pauses training of hundreds of Saudi Arabian aviation students following shooting in Pensacola.Elad Benari, 12/11/2019, 2:07 AM
US Navy seizes Iranian missiles en route to Yemen

US Navy seizes Iranian missiles en route to Yemen

Naval Destroyer seizes vessel carrying precision missile parts to Houthi rebels in Yemen in first seizure of its kind.Gary Willig, 12/4/2019, 10:34 PM
Israel's Elbit Systems wins $85 million contract from US Navy

Israel's Elbit Systems wins $85 million contract from US Navy

Elbit Systems of America will carry out repairs of the Digital Display Indicators (DDI) systems on F/A-18 aircraft.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2019, 10:30 PM
Russian fighter jet intercepts American plane over Mediterranean

Russian fighter jet intercepts American plane over Mediterranean

Su-35 fighter harasses US Navy aircraft over Mediterranean Sea, repeatedly intercepting it in 'unsafe' manner.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2019, 10:13 AM
Iran's plan for attacking US will fail

Iran's plan for attacking US will fail

Iran’s “Non-Nuke EMP and Swarm” anti-US Fleet attack is doomed to failure as the US deploys its weaponry. Mark Langfan, 5/11/2019, 11:25 PM
Iran sending warships to the Atlantic ocean

Iran sending warships to the Atlantic ocean

Islamic Republic says it will send warships near the US coast.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2019, 12:42 PM
Top US Naval admiral in the Middle East found dead

Top US Naval admiral in the Middle East found dead

Vice Adm. Scott Stearney, top admiral overseeing US Naval forces in the Middle East, found dead in Bahrain.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 1:26 AM
PM Netanyahu celebrates US Navy’s birthday on destroyer

PM Netanyahu celebrates US Navy’s birthday on destroyer

Prime Minister Netanyahu and his wife visited USS Ross docked at the Port of Ashdod.Yoni Kempinski, 10/11/2018, 10:08 PM
Watch: Launching of Tomahawk missile at sea

Watch: Launching of Tomahawk missile at sea

US Defense Department publishes documentation of launching of missiles at Syrian chemical weapons sites from navy ship.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2018, 10:40 PM
Two US aviators dead after Navy F/A-18 jet crash off Key West

Two US aviators dead after Navy F/A-18 jet crash off Key West

US Navy jet catches fire mid-air, then crashes as it approaches naval air station.Mordechai Sones, 3/15/2018, 9:49 AM
Remains of missing US sailors found

Remains of missing US sailors found

Bodies of missing sailors found in sealed compartments following collision between US destroyer, oil tanker.Gary Willig, 8/22/2017, 4:08 PM
U.S. Navy orders investigation after warship collision

U.S. Navy orders investigation after warship collision

U.S. Navy orders broad investigation after USS John S. McCain collides with oil tanker.Ben Ariel, 8/22/2017, 2:07 AM
U.S. destroyer collides with tanker near Singapore

U.S. destroyer collides with tanker near Singapore

10 sailors missing and five injured following collision between USS John S. McCain and merchant vessel east of Singapore.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2017, 4:36 AM
Watch: Joint exercise in naval warfare with US and France

Watch: Joint exercise in naval warfare with US and France

IDF, US Navy, and French Navy hold major joint exercise practicing variety of scenarios in naval warfare.Kobi Finkler, 7/27/2017, 12:46 PM
U.S. Navy fires warning shots at Iranian ship in Persian Gulf

U.S. Navy fires warning shots at Iranian ship in Persian Gulf

U.S. Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian ship which approached it and ignored calls to back off.Ben Ariel, 7/26/2017, 5:43 AM
USS George H.W. Bush arrives in Israel

USS George H.W. Bush arrives in Israel

US aircraft carrier arrives in Israel for the first time in 17 years; US Navy: Visit symbolizes steadfast cooperation, shared values.Yoni Kempinski, 7/1/2017, 9:16 PM
IDF Officers Visit USS George H. W. Bush

IDF Officers Visit USS George H. W. Bush

Group of IDF officers led by Deputy Chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Yair Golan visits Nimitz-class aircraft carrier.Yoni Kempinsi, 2/15/2017, 3:30 PM
U.S. ship fires warning shots at Iranian boats in the Gulf

U.S. ship fires warning shots at Iranian boats in the Gulf

U.S. Navy ship fires warning shots at Iranian boats near the Strait of Hormuz, the latest in a series of similar encounters.Ben Ariel, 1/10/2017, 5:38 AM
Iranian boat points machine gun at American helicopter

Iranian boat points machine gun at American helicopter

Iranian small boat points a machine gun at a U.S. Navy helicopter in the Strait of Hormuz, the latest in a series of encounters.Elad Benari, 11/29/2016, 6:13 AM
Iran threatens U.S. aircraft over Strait of Hormuz

Iran threatens U.S. aircraft over Strait of Hormuz

U.S. Navy says Iran threatened two American maritime patrol aircraft flying over the Strait of Hormuz, the latest in a series of encounters.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2016, 4:46 AM
Iranian vessel sails dangerously close to US ship

Iranian vessel sails dangerously close to US ship

US officials say that an Iranian ship sailed directly in front of a US Navy vessel in a way that was "unsafe and unprofessional."Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2016, 8:19 PM
Rabbi injured at Coast Guard can sue government

Rabbi injured at Coast Guard can sue government

Federal court ruling will allow an 88-year-old New York rabbi to proceed with a negligence lawsuit against the U.S. government.JTA, 7/27/2016, 4:32 AM
'Iran’s treatment of sailors will shock America'

'Iran’s treatment of sailors will shock America'

Rep. Randy Forbes says the classified details behind Iran’s treatment of the sailors it captured in January will surprise many Americans.Ben Ariel, 5/17/2016, 4:16 AM
Officer who oversaw sailors captured by Iran fired

Officer who oversaw sailors captured by Iran fired

The U.S. Navy officer who oversaw the 10 sailors captured and briefly detained by Iran has been relieved of his duties.Ben Ariel, 5/13/2016, 3:42 AM
Iran releases footage of US Navy sailor 'crying'

Iran releases footage of US Navy sailor 'crying'

Latest humiliating footage released by Iranian state TV shows one of ten US servicemen capturedAri Soffer, 2/10/2016, 10:31 PM
Reports of 'active shooter' at US Navyl hospital

Reports of 'active shooter' at US Navyl hospital

Building 26 Facebook page urges people inside to 'run, hide or fight,' as security forces respond to reports of shots fired.Ari Soffer, 1/26/2016, 8:49 PM
Iran seized two SIM cards from captured soldiers

Iran seized two SIM cards from captured soldiers

In first official account of last week's seizure and release of 10 sailors, questions remain how the sailors strayed from their course.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2016, 3:42 AM
Photos: US sailors at time of capture

Photos: US sailors at time of capture

Captive navy sailors can be seen kneeling on deck of ship with hands above their heads as Iranian Revolutionary Guards stand above.Cynthia Blank, 1/13/2016, 9:26 PM
Iran holding American Navy sailors and their boats

Iran holding American Navy sailors and their boats

Iran holds sailors and their two small Navy boats which had mechanical problems and drifted into Iranian waters.Ben Ariel, 1/13/2016, 12:12 AM
Navy Accompanying Commercial Ships in Gulf

Navy Accompanying Commercial Ships in Gulf

Naval forces have started "accompanying" commercial ships passing through the Strait of Hormuz, defense officials say.Ben Ariel, 5/1/2015, 2:42 AM
US Admiral: China 'Muscling Us Out' of Key Region

US Admiral: China 'Muscling Us Out' of Key Region

China is creating a “great wall of sand” in the South China Sea in an attempt to take it over, an American admiral said this week.Yaakov Levi, 4/2/2015, 1:46 AM
Watch: Turkish Leftists Attack US Sailors

Watch: Turkish Leftists Attack US Sailors

Video footage shows US Navy sailors surrounded by anti-American mob in Istanbul in shocking assault.Ari Soffer, 11/12/2014, 10:45 PM
Iran: We Aim to Destroy US Navy Forces in Gulf

Iran: We Aim to Destroy US Navy Forces in Gulf

While negotiations on a compromise on Iran's nuclear projects proceed apace between Washington and Tehran, the war of words has not abated.Dalit Halevy, 11/2/2014, 10:24 PM
Iran Threatens to Destroy U.S. Navy

Iran Threatens to Destroy U.S. Navy

Iranian Navy can sink an American aircraft carrier “in less than a minute,” claims its commander.Elad Benari and Dalit Halevi, 5/7/2014, 2:15 AM
US Navy's El Centro - a Diamond in the Desert

US Navy's El Centro - a Diamond in the Desert

As part of his special tour to the US Navy bases, Arutz Sheva's correspondent visits the El Centro Naval Facility on the Mexican Border.Yissachar Ruas, 2/24/2014, 11:45 PM
Iran Sending Warships to US Maritime Borders

Iran Sending Warships to US Maritime Borders

Move marks yet another escalation in Iran-US tensions, even as Rouhani 'charm offensive' continues.Ari Soffer, 2/8/2014, 8:04 PM
US Chief of Naval Operations Visits Israel

US Chief of Naval Operations Visits Israel

Admiral Greenert visits Israel amid shifting regional military influence, Navy Commander Rothberg praises cooperation between the forces.Ari Yashar, 11/25/2013, 9:46 AM
US Removing Navy From Mid-East As Russia Enters

US Removing Navy From Mid-East As Russia Enters

US recalls aircraft carrier and destroyer from Middle East as Russia sends warships, signals shift in military influence.Ari Yashar, 11/9/2013, 10:41 PM
Obama Reacts to Shooting as Death Toll Rises

Obama Reacts to Shooting as Death Toll Rises

US President responds to mass shooting that has left 12 people dead, several injured.Maayana Miskin, 9/16/2013, 8:37 PM
US: At Least 12 Dead in Washington Mass Shooting

US: At Least 12 Dead in Washington Mass Shooting

At least 12 people killed in mass shooting in Washington Navy Yard. One gunmen killed, identified as 34 year-old Aaron Alexis.Eliran Aharon, New York, 9/16/2013, 6:07 PM
Hagel: Speedy Response May be Needed in Syria

Hagel: Speedy Response May be Needed in Syria

U.S. beefs up its naval presence in Mediterranean but Obama still sounds very cautious on intervention.Gil Ronen, 8/24/2013, 8:28 PM
U.S. Navy Patrolling Near Egypt's Coast

U.S. Navy Patrolling Near Egypt's Coast

Two U.S. Navy ships patrolling in the Middle East moved closer to Egypt's Red Sea coast in recent days, said the top Marine Corps general.Elad Benari, 7/12/2013, 6:46 AM
41 Nations Launch Exercises in the Persian Gulf

41 Nations Launch Exercises in the Persian Gulf

The U.S. Navy says envoys from 41 nations have gathered in Bahrain to begin drills in the Persian Gulf.Elad Benari, 5/7/2013, 5:46 AM
Arutz Sheva Visits US Navy Aircraft Carrier

Arutz Sheva Visits US Navy Aircraft Carrier

As tensions with Iran continue, we meet the outgoing air group commander of one of the giant US Navy aircraft carriers situated in the area.Yissachar Ruas, 12/12/2012, 1:14 AM
Iran: U.S. Admiral Fired for Anti-Obama Plot

Iran: U.S. Admiral Fired for Anti-Obama Plot

State-owned Press TV says group inside U.S. military planned to overthrow government if Obama is re-elected.Gil Ronen, 11/1/2012, 9:46 PM
US ‘Responds’ to Iran with Second Warship in Gulf

US ‘Responds’ to Iran with Second Warship in Gulf

“When the world calls, we have to respond,” says US defense chief Panetta as the second American aircraft carrier heads for the Gulf. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 8/29/2012, 10:37 AM
US Destroyer Collides w/ Oil Tanker in Gulf

US Destroyer Collides w/ Oil Tanker in Gulf

A US guided missile destroyer collided Sunday with an oil tanker in the Persian Gulf, the US Navy said in a statement. No one was injured.Chana Ya'ar, 8/12/2012, 1:35 PM
US Flexes Muscles against Iran in Gulf

US Flexes Muscles against Iran in Gulf

Iran will finds its boats “on the bottom of the Gulf” if it tries to mine the Persian Gulf to prevent oil and gas tankers from sailing.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/3/2012, 4:04 PM
Iran Bellicose Ahead of Nuclear Talks

Iran Bellicose Ahead of Nuclear Talks

A top Iranian general says no nation would 'dare' attack Iran as the US deploys a second carrier group ahead of April 14 nuclear talks.Gabe Kahn, 4/9/2012, 8:59 PM
US to Deploy Commando "Mother Ship" in Middle East

US to Deploy Commando "Mother Ship" in Middle East

The Pentagon is refurbishing an ageing ship to serve as a floating platform for commando operations near the Persian Gulf.Gabe Kahn., 1/30/2012, 9:01 PM
US Unimpressed by Iranian Bombast

US Unimpressed by Iranian Bombast

The US responded to Iran's threats that the USS John C Stennis should not return to the Gulf saying US deployment plans remain unchanged.Gabe Kahn., 1/3/2012, 9:56 PM
US Warns Iran Not to Close Strait of Hormuz

US Warns Iran Not to Close Strait of Hormuz

The Bahrain-based US Fifth Fleet warned Iran that any attempt to close the Strait of Hormuz will "not be tolerated."Gabe Kahn., 12/28/2011, 7:34 PM