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  • 3/20 Dolphin History: Submarine Warfare Qualification Insignia has been adopted by the US Navy for 100+ years (ussnautilus.org)
  • 3/19 CNO Travels to Arctic for Operation Ice Camp 2024 (dvidshub.net)
  • 3/5 After 20 years, the USS CINCINNATI submarine memorial will finally have a permanent home (wcpo.com)
  • 2/28 HII Launches Virginia-Class Block IV Sub USS MASSACHUSETTS (msn.com)
  • 2/20 Santa Fe Welcomes Their New Commanding Officer (dvidshub.net)
  • 1/11  Change of command of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program (navy.mil)
  • 1/11 US Navy looks to expand Atlantic submarine initiative to the Pacific (navalnews.com)
  • 1/9 Former submariner and astronaut compares life in space station to life on submarines (defense.gov)
  • 12/17 U.S. puts second nuclear submarine by South Korea after warning Kim Jong Un (newsweek.com)
  • 12/16 U.S. nuclear-powered submarine arrives at South Korea’s Port Busan (reuters.com)
  • 12/14 Navy’s Del Toro calls for massive push to revitalize U.S. shipbuilding (nationaldefensemagazine.org)
  • 12/5 Tuberville drops holds on more than 430 military promotions (defensenews.com)
  • 11/21 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: Navy opening more subs to women as new female officers double (navytimes.com)
  • 11/16 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: Cloud-computing, SSN(X), torpedoes, and safety gear (defensenews.com)
  • 11/13 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: Here’s when the US Navy plans to sell subs to Australia under AUKUS (defensenews.com)
  • 11/9 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: US Navy eyes two-submarine delivery rate in 2024 after schedule upset (defensenews.com)
  • 11/8 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: US Navy sees improved upkeep as hedge against strategic submarine dip (defensenews.com)
  • 11/8 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: Navy Mulling Large Diameter Sub Hulls After 12 Columbias, SSN(X) Requirements Due Next Year (news.usni.org)
  • 11/8 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: US Navy tests sub-launched drones while industry continues designing (defensenews.com)
  • 11/7 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: Navy to Award Long-Delayed Overhaul Contract for USS Boise in 2024 (news.usni.org)
  • 11/7 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: Navy planning to execute 3-year Ohio-class sub life extensions (breakingdefense.com)
  • 10/13 NEWS FROM NSL 2023 ASIU: Navy Submarine League Honors Officer (fairfaxtimes.com)
  • 4/11/23 is the 123rd birthday of the U.S. Submarine Force.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!
  • 12/1/22 VIDEOClick here to watch 2 minute video from the office of Commander Submarine Forces (www.sublant)
  • 11/19/22 VIDEO Click here to watch the keel-laying ceremony for USS Arkansas (PCU 800) (hii.com)
  • 5/22/22 VIDEO News video of the USS Maine (SSBN 741) (abcnews.go.com)
  • 9/2/22 VIDEO Construction begins on new USS Utah (ksltv.com)
  • 8/12/22 VIDEOS about repairs to USS Cod (goerie.com)
  • 7/31/22 VIDEO Rickover christening (gdebchristenings.com)
  • 6/4/22 VIDEO Quiet, deadly and expensive: Navy’s plan to upgrade aging subs (cnbc.com)
  • 6/2/22 VIDEO Silent Service (watch.ripbs.org)
  • 3/19/22 Click here to watch a YouTube video about ICEX 2020!
  • VIDEO – Click here for video from ABC News on USS Florida in the Mediterranean “active” with the Russians
  • 9/30/21 On this date in 1954, the USS Nautilus was commissioned in Groton, CT.  It was the world’s first nuclear-powered submarine and the first submarine to finish a submerged transit of the North Pole.
  • 8/3/21 On this date in 1958, USS Nautilus (SSN 571) arrived, under the ice, at the North Pole!  It was the first submarine to achieve this feat, made possible because it was the first submarine under nuclear power.
  • 4/11/21 NATIONAL SUBMARINE DAY-The U.S. Navy acquired Holland VI, the Navy’s first modern commissioned submarine, on April 11, 1900.The first known U.S. Navy submarine (1862) was the USS Alligator, the fourth United States Navy ship of that name.  The Alligator was active during the American Civil War. America’s very first submarine, the Turtle, was built in the Revolutionary War era.  However, the United States Navy did not exist when the Turtle was operational.
    Designed by Irish-American inventor John Phillip Holland in 1896, the Holland VI was launched on May 17, 1897, at Navy Lt. Lewis Nixon’s Crescent Shipyard in Elizabeth, New Jersey.  It was later purchased by the United States Navy on April 11, 1900, becoming the United States Navy’s first commissioned submarine and renamed USS Holland (SS-1).
  • VIDEO – Click here for video on life aboard USS Annapolis (10news.com)
  • VIDEO: Click here to watch a video of the commissioning ceremony of the USS South Dakota
  • VIDEO: Click here to watch a video tour inside PCU Vermont with clip of christening with sparkling wine called “Northern Spy”
  • PICTURES: Click here to see Santa’s new sleigh
  • VIDEO: Click here to watch “Deep Blue Christmas” a music video produced by crew members from USS John Warner (SSN 785)
  • Click here to find out how President George H. W. Bush was connected to the Naval Submarine League
  • Click here to watch video of LT George H. W. Bush being rescued by the submarine USS Finback
  • “Hunter Killer”  Click here to watch the trailer.  Click here to watch a 25 minute press conference with VADM Roegge and Gerard Butler from KVAL news.
  • Youtube videos of interviews with Gerard Butler about “Hunter Killer”:
    Late Night with Seth Meyers
    The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
    Live with Kelly and Ryan
  • Click here to watch time-lapse video of future USS Indiana roll out and launch (spacecoastdaily.com)
  • Click here to watch video from PCU Hyman G. Rickover’s keel laying
  • Click here (and then click VIDEOS on the left) to watch SUBLANT’s Facebook video commemorating 118 years of outstanding submarine service
  • Click here to watch video about stealth of subs 

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