The U.S. Navy is attempting to find a downed fighter jet in the South China Sea before Beijing does, BBC News reported.

US Navy Scrambling To Get Advanced Fighter Jet From Bottom Of Ocean Before China Does

Laurel Duggan  The U.S. Navy is attempting to find a downed fighter jet in the South China Sea before Beijing does, BBC News reported. The $100 million F-35C plane, which is the Navy’s newest and contains classified equipment, went down on Monday after what was…

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The U.S. Navy seized $4 million of heroin from a fishing vessel in the Arabian Sea, officials announced Thursday, the Associated Press reported.

US Navy Seizes $4 Million Of Heroin From Fishing Vessel In Arabian Sea

The U.S. Navy seized $4 million of heroin from a fishing vessel in the Arabian Sea, officials announced Thursday, the Associated Press reported. The USS Tempest and USS Typhoon busted the stateless fishing vessel while it was sailing Mideast waters Monday as part of an international task…

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Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Destiny Deleon, left, from San Antonio, and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Angel Banak, from Tampa, Florida, attach cargo to an MH-60S Sea Hawk

Military Recognition: Tampa, Florida And San Antonio, Texas Natives Serve Aboard USS Ronald Reagan

TAMPA, FL. – Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Destiny Deleon, from San Antonio, Texas, and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Angel Banak, from Tampa, Florida, attach cargo to an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter. Attached to the Golden Falcons of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 12 on the flight…

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Today, Governor Ron DeSantis released his Freedom First budget recommendations to the Legislature for Fiscal Year 2022-2023. The budget reaffirms Governor DeSantis’ commitment to high priority conservation items including red tide research and manatee rescue, and provides additional resources and support for law enforcement.

Florida Gov. DeSantis Announces $8.6 Million To Expand Career And Workforce Training Opportunities For Military Veterans And Spouses

Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced $8.6 million in “Get There Faster: Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act”, Governor’s Reserve Funds grants have been awarded to workforce development boards across the state to expand career and workforce training opportunities for military veterans and spouses seeking employment. The…

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Christopher Fred, from Sarasota, Fla., assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat 23 (HSC 23) transits the South China Sea in an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter

Military Recognition: Sarasota Native Serves As Aircrewman Aboard U.S. Warship

Naval Aircrewman 1st Class Christopher Fred, from Sarasota, Fla., assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat 23 (HSC 23) transits the South China Sea in an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter during routine operations. HSC 23, part of Destroyer Squadron Seven, is on a rotational deployment…

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Military Recognition: Sarasota Native Serves As Naval Aircrewman Aboard USS Jackson

Naval Aircrewman 1st Class Christopher Fred, from Sarasota, Fla., assigned to the “Wildcards” of Helicopter Sea Combat (HSC-23) embarked aboard USS Jackson (LCS 6), conducts a pre-flight inspection on an MH-60S Seahawk during routine operations. Jackson and HSC-23, part of Destroyer Squadron Seven, are on…

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