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  1. Capt. Burt Espe resigned as head of the Naval Surface Warfare Center Port Hueneme on Aug. 14. Navy

    Hueneme CO quits halfway through tour

    Capt. Burt Espe felt he wasn't cutting it as commanding officer of Naval Surface Warfare Center Port Hueneme, California. So in August, he did something no enlisted or officer could typically do with impunity: He quit.

    • Sep. 8, 2014
  1. Commanding officer, XO and senior enlisted firings

    A list of commanding officers, XOs and senior enlisted leaders who have been fired, sorted by year....

      10:22 AM, Jul. 3, 2014
  2. Boosted bonuses: New rules raise payout ceiling to $100K

    A new war is on the Navy's horizon, one for keeping the best people with the hottest skills in the ranks....

      8:22 AM, Apr. 21, 2014
  3. Commanding officer, XO and senior enlisted firings

    A list of commanding officers, XOs and senior enlisted leaders who have been fired, sorted by year....

      10:22 AM, Jul. 3, 2014
  4. New rules for early exits

    Early outs are back. But before you pack your sea bag and head down the brow listen up: This isn't like any other early-out program. Officials aren't opening the doors to everybody....

      1:49 PM, May 19, 2014
  5. Officers much happier than enlisted members


      5:52 PM, Apr. 5, 2013
  6. Switching services could be your best shot at OCS

    Michael Heller knew that if he was going to move up, he had to get out....

      1:46 PM, Apr. 21, 2014
  7. New rules issued for sailor evals and fitreps

    Sailors just got another reason to take care of their shipmates: If you don't, it'll be marked against you on your evaluation....

      2:01 PM, Aug. 29, 2013
  8. CO of hospital ship's treatment facility sacked

    The Navy fired the senior naval officer aboard the hospital ship Comfort on Tuesday, citing him for command climate problems and for being unengaged, according to a news release....

      3:48 PM, Aug. 28, 2013
  9. 2 officers discuss career opportunities as a mustang

    When Daniel Henderson joined the Navy in 1979 and headed off to recruit training at Great Lakes, becoming an O-6 was the furthest thing from his mind....

      4:50 PM, Nov. 9, 2014
  10. Riverine jobs open to women as combat exclusion lifts

    Women are officially joining the elite ranks of the brown-water Navy, leaving Navy SEALs as the sole Navy branch to bar females under combat exclusion rules....

      11:10 AM, Mar. 9, 2014
  11. Spring 2014 petty officer list released

    Over 19,000 sailors will advance this cycle as opportunities drop from historic highs....

      9:19 AM, May 25, 2014
  12. Active-duty staff corps O-4 promotions: JAG Corps, Nurse Corps

    Albright Candice Cheri...

      4:17 PM, Aug. 2, 2013
  13. Almost 8,000 chiefs face the ax

    Almost 8,000 senior enlisted must go before a continuation board later this year, which will determine whether they can continue to serve or must retire....

      4:48 PM, Aug. 18, 2014
  14. Navy releases list of 'automatic' re-up ratings

    If you are one of the roughly 47,000 sailors in or approaching your re-up window, the service has updated its listing of which sailors qualify for a coveted 'automatic' re-up and those who will still have to compete via a Perform to Serve-style system....

      10:50 PM, Sep. 10, 2013
  15. E-8 selections released

    Here is a list of the sailors selected for promotion to senior chief:...

      7:39 PM, Jun. 5, 2014
  16. 5 more hot jobs: All enhance your career; some net extra cash

    Looking to take a break from your rating, enhance your career and fill a special billet? We've got five options that will look impressive in your service jacket and potentially boost your chances for advancement....

      7:29 AM, Aug. 1, 2013
  17. Frigate Taylor CO fired 2 weeks after running aground

    The commanding officer of the frigate Taylor was fired Tuesday two weeks after his ship ran aground in the Black Sea, where it was standing by in case it was needed to support security at the Winter Olympics....

      3:34 PM, Feb. 26, 2014
  18. Awesome sea duty: LCS crews advance fast and rack up quals

    Culinary Specialist 1st Class (SW) Shannon Drosdak isn't an ordinary Navy cook, and her job isn't just in the galley....

      1:29 PM, Jul. 23, 2013
  19. Navy's weathermen celebrate 90 years

    They have been knocked down from ship's company to ship riders....

      12:26 PM, Jul. 28, 2014
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