A large—scale vacuum vessel for the creation of space—like conditions, the Space Physics Simulation Chamber [at NRL] is one of only a handful of its kind in the United States and one of the biggest in the world.
In the early morning hours of Jan. 17, 1977, more than 100 Sailors and Marines boarded a liberty boat provided by USS Trenton (LPD 14) to return to their ship, USS Guam (LPH 9) following weekend leave.
Three high school students with varying degrees of visual acuity spent two weeks as interns at Southeast Regional Maintenance Center (SERMC) in Jacksonville, Fla., recently. The internship concluded 01AUG19.
One in twenty people have thought about suicide. Lt. Jg. Ryan Davis, Training Support Center Hampton Roads (TSCHR) Command Chaplain is training Sailors to be Suicide Alert Helpers.
One hundred and ten degree heat radiated from the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) as an MH—60S Sea Hawk helicopter swooped in and dropped a message resurrecting an 80—year—old aircraft—to—ship alternative communication method.
The Navy continues to evolve its training and education with digitally interactive, virtual reality training for LCS Sailors at its newly constructed Littoral Combat Ship Training Facility (LTF) on Naval Station Mayport, Florida.
Over the past two years, SWOS has employed an expansion in the use of virtual environment technologies and capabilities in all areas, including shiphandling, navigation, engineering and maritime warfare to ensure Sailors have the right training when they need it to perform at their highest level.
Lt. Christopher Holmes, assigned to commander, Task Force (CTF) 69, assisted Gloucester Neighborhood Policing Team in the prevention of a suicide attempt in Gloucester, United Kingdom, July 7, 2019.
Norfolk Naval Shipyard and Starbase Victory partner in scientific summer camp programs.
Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) has begun providing tours that could potentially save the Navy hundreds of millions of dollars.