Fleet Week Kicks Off In San Francisco With Full Schedule Of EventsMore than 2,000 sailors, Marines and members of the U.S. Coast Guard and the Royal Canadian Navy are expected to descend upon San Francisco in preparation for Fleet Week starting Monday.
Blue Angels Pilot Error Blamed For Deadly Crash In TennesseeWith San Francisco Fleet Week less than a month away, a Navy report released Thursday cited pilot error as the primary cause of a crash that claimed the life of a Blue Angels flier.
U.S. Navy Names Ship After Gay Rights Icon Harvey MilkU.S. Navy officials on Tuesday are naming a naval ship after former San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk at a ceremony on Treasure Island.
From SEAL To Silicon Valley, Special Ops Vets Head To StartupsA growing number of U.S. special forces veterans are heading into the tech industry.
Aerobatic Blue Angels Delight Hundreds Of Thousands - But Not SF Supervisor AvalosTens of thousands crowded the waterfront to catch a glimpse of the Blue Angels' Fleet Week airshow, but S.F. supervisor John Avalos took to Twitter and sounded a sour note.
USS Oakland: Navy's Newest Warship Named After East Bay CityThe United States Navy is honoring Oakland with its latest warship.
Navy Wants To Place More Sonar-Pinging Buoys Off Coasts Of California, Oregon, WashingtonThe U.S. Navy is seeking permits to expand sonar and other training exercises off the Pacific Coast, a proposal raising concerns from animal advocates.
U.S. Navy Sailors Sue Japan Power Co. For Radiation Exposure During 2011 Quake, Tsunami RescueHundreds of U.S. sailors who took part in rescue efforts following Japan's earthquake and tsunami say they were exposed to dangerous levels of radiation and are bringing a class-action lawsuit against Tokyo Electric Power Company.
San Francisco Cuts Back Fleet Week Plans After Blue Angels CancellationSan Francisco Fleet Week officials were scaling back plans for the October event after the U.S. Navy announced Tuesday that the Blue Angels air show has been canceled.
Sequestration Cuts Cancel Navy Blue Angels ShowsThe Navy has cancelled the remaining 2013 performances of its precision flying team, the Blue Angels, one of the most visible signs yet of sequestration cuts.
Blue Angels Arrive In Bay Area For Fleet WeekThe U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels arrived at San Francisco International Airport Tuesday evening for the city’s annual Fleet Week celebration.
Navy: Sonar, Blasts Might Hurt More Pacific Sea LifeThe U.S. Navy says its training and testing using sonar and explosives could potentially hurt more dolphins and whales in Hawaii and California waters than previously thought.