Navy

Two Naval Pilots Killed in Plane Crash in Dallas Co.

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Authorities identify the victims in a deadly plane crash Wednesday in Dallas County. Sheriff Mike Granthum says Vincent Segars and Joshua Fuller died in the crash. Granthum says both Segars and Fuller were Navy pilots. He says they were flying on a private plane from Jasper to Pensacola. “We don’t know which one was flying…

Air Force Seeks New Land-Based and Air-Launched Nukes

The Air Force is soliciting industry proposals to build a new fleet of long-range nuclear missiles as well as replacements for its air-launched nuclear cruise missile force. The two projects are part of a near-total rebuild of the nation’s nuclear arsenal expected to cost hundreds of billions of dollars over 30 years. The Air Force said Friday that it intends…

For Memorial Day, New Stamps Showing Service Cross Medals

Source: USPS The U.S. Postal Service is marking Memorial Day by issuing new stamps showing the Service Cross Medals. They are among the nation’s highest military honors. The Postal Service dedicated the stamps at a ceremony Monday at the World Stamp Show-NY. The once-a-decade stamp show is happening in New York City. Officially titled “Honoring Extraordinary Heroism: The Service Cross…