Category Archives: releases

Navy releases advancement results for E-4, E-5 and E-6


The Navy has released active duty and full-time support advancement results for E-4, E-5 and E-6. Navy Personnel Command shared the advancement quotas for the promotion cycle earlier this month. Among active-duty sailors, there was a 30 percent chance of being promoted to E-4, a 17 percent of being promoted to E-5, and an 11 […]

Navy releases documents from 1963 USS Thresher sinking, deadliest submarine disaster in US history


PORTLAND, Maine — The Navy began releasing documents from the investigation into the deadliest submarine disaster in U.S. history on Wednesday, but the Navy said the documents released under a court order don’t shed any new light on the cause of the sinking. The first of the documents released were 300 pages from the official […]

US Army releases draft RFP for Bradley vehicle replacement


WASHINGTON — The U.S. Army on Friday issued a draft request for proposals for the preliminary design phase of its delayed optionally manned fighting vehicle, or OMFV, the first major step in a relaunched competition to replace the Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle. The preliminary phase will be open for 40 days, with the goal of […]

Air Force releases master sergeant promotion list


The Air Force on Thursday released the list of airmen who will be promoted to master sergeant this year. The Air Force Personnel Center last week announced that 4,649 airmen had been selected for promotion to E-7, or 20.86 percent of those who were eligible. The average overall score for airmen who were selected was […]