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United States Navy: Maritime service branch of the U.S. Armed Forces
The United States Navy (USN) is the maritime service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the eight uniformed services of the United States. It is the largest and most capable navy in the world and it has been estimated that in terms of tonnage of its active battle fleet alone, it is larger than the next 13 navies combined, which includes 11 U.S. allies or partner nations. It has the highest combined battle fleet tonnage and the world's largest aircraft carrier fleet, with eleven in service, two new carriers under construction, and five other carriers planned. With 336,978 personnel on active duty and 101,583 in the Ready Reserve, the U.S. Navy is the third largest of the U.S. military service branches in terms of personnel. It has 290 deployable combat vessels and more than 3,700 operational aircraft as of June 2019.

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China will respond to U.S. admiral visit to Taiwan [Video]

China will respond to U.S. admiral visit to Taiwan

China will respond to the reported visit of a U.S. Navy admiral to Taiwan and firmly opposes any military relations between Taipei and Washington, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said.

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Malabar 2020: Indian Navy's MiG-29Ks, US Navy's F-18s carry out simulated attacks [Video]

Malabar 2020: Indian Navy's MiG-29Ks, US Navy's F-18s carry out simulated attacks

MiG-29Ks of Indian Navy and F-18s of US Navy carried out simulated attacks on the surface force during the ongoing Malabar naval exercise. 2020. The MiG-29s operated from the INS Vikramaditya aircraft..

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Watch: Fighter flying operations from INS Vikramaditya & others at Malabar 2020 [Video]

Watch: Fighter flying operations from INS Vikramaditya & others at Malabar 2020

The second phase of the Malabar exercise on November 20 saw a high tempo of fighter flying operations from the decks of the two participating aircraft carriers, Indian Navy’s aircraft carrier INS..

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 01:37Published
Malabar Exercise 2020: Indian, US Navies carry out simulated attacks [Video]

Malabar Exercise 2020: Indian, US Navies carry out simulated attacks

The MiG-29Ks of Indian Navy and F-18s of US Navy carried out simulated attacks on the surface force during multilateral naval exercise 'Malabar 2020' in the Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean. The MiG-29s..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:00Published
Watch: Fighter flying operations from aircraft carriers at 'Malabar-2020' [Video]

Watch: Fighter flying operations from aircraft carriers at 'Malabar-2020'

High tempo of fighter flying operations from the deck of aircraft carriers, INS Vikramaditya and USS Nimitz carrying out 'Malabar-2020' war games. MiG 29K's of Indian Navy and F-18 of US Navy were flew..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:39Published
Watch: India, US, Japan and Australia come together for Malabar 2020 Naval Exercise [Video]

Watch: India, US, Japan and Australia come together for Malabar 2020 Naval Exercise

Phase 1 of the 24th edition of Naval Exercise Malabar 2020 is underway in the Bay of Bengal. Indian Navy, United States Navy, Japan Maritime Self Defence Force, and Royal Australian Navy are..

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:11Published
Tom Cruise and Jerry Bruckheimer dubbed Honorary Naval Aviators by U.S.Navy [Video]

Tom Cruise and Jerry Bruckheimer dubbed Honorary Naval Aviators by U.S.Navy

Tom Cruise and producer Jerry Bruckheimer have been named Honorary Naval Aviators for their movie fighter flights in Top Gun.

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