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October 5, 2015
How To Prepare For Mars? NASA Consults Navy Sub Force
As NASA contemplates a manned voyage to Mars and the effects that missions deeper into space could have on astronauts, it's tapping research from another outfit with experience sending people to the deep: the U.S. Navy submarine force.

October 4, 2015
General Dynamics: We Need Navy's Answers On SSBN(X) Subs Acquisition Plan
Advanced procurement for the SSBN(X) Ohio-class Replacement Program (ORP) submarine is slated to begin in 2017, and the shipyards that will build the submarines are already preparing for the biggest new construction program planned by the U.S. Navy over the next quarter century.

October 2, 2015
Undersea Warfare Development Center
I recently had the pleasure of participating in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Undersea Warfighting Development Center (UWDC) at Sub Base New London, CT. Many of our great undersea warriors learned their craft on this base, including Vice Admiral Elton Grenfell, after whom the building that will house the UWDC headquarters is named. He had his first instruction in submarines in New London in 1928. Admiral Grenfell knew something about being first, as he went on to command U.S.S. GUDGEON – the first submarine to go on war patrol in World War II, and the first submarine to sink an enemy warship in that conflict.

September 29, 2015
State To Celebrate 100 Years Of Submarine Activity
The state is planning a year-long celebration to start in October, honoring 100 years of submarine activity in Connecticut.

September 23, 2015
Berra Became A Heavy Hitter Playing For Sub Base In 1945
Down 1-0 at Mercer Field in New London, the Naval Submarine Base baseball team sent up a pinch hitter with the tying run on second.

September 21, 2015
New Undersea Warfighting Development Center Gets Started In Groton
Navy officials from across the fleet marked the return of a flag officer to the Naval Submarine Base Monday at the formal opening of the Undersea Warfighting Development Center, which is now headquartered there.

September 21, 2015
Retired Navy Admiral Tells Coast Guard Academy Cadets To Look South
The future leaders of the Coast Guard will undoubtedly be engaged in "this world to the south," retired Navy Adm. James Stavridis told Coast Guard Academy cadets on Monday night.

September 14, 2015
Three Towns Consider Their Compatibility With The Stones Ranch Military Reservation
If residential developments grow too close to the Stones Ranch Military Reservation in the future, the noise, light or dust from the military site could bother the nearby residents.

September 14, 2015
CGA Tops Several Best Colleges Lists
The U.S. News & World Report has named the U.S. Coast Guard Academy as one of the best institutions of higher learning in the U.S. in its 2016 Best Colleges publication.

September 14, 2015
Senator Murphy Joins With Marina Owners In Supporting Dredging Plan
Agreeing that Long Island Sound’s maritime economy is at stake, Sen. Chris Murphy heard from about 30 marina owners and state officials Monday concerned that opposition in New York state could derail a plan for handling dredge spoils from Long Island Sound for the next 30 years.

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