• Christening set in Va. for sub named after Warner

    NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — The nation’s largest military shipbuilder is set to christen the Virginia-class attack submarine named after former U.S. Sen. John Warner. Huntington Ingalls Industries is hosting a ceremony Saturday in Newport…

  • Navy submarine group disbands in Groton ceremony

    GROTON, Conn. (AP) — A Navy submarine group based in Groton has been formally disbanded after 49 years. A ceremony Friday aboard the attack submarine USS Missouri marked the end of Submarine Group 2. The…

  • Submarine Squadron 6 gets new commander

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A Norfolk-based submarine squadron has a new commanding officer. Capt. Paul Snodgrass became the commander of Submarine Squadron Six on Friday. He’s taking over for Capt. Blake Converse, who will become…

  • Shipyard: Contract certainty reduces sub costs

    Company officials at Newport News Shipbuilding say the Navy will be getting ten submarines for the price of nine under their latest contract order.

  • Largo company at helm of search for missing Malaysian plane

    A local company and its submarine are scouring the floor of the Indian Ocean for signs of the missing Malaysian plane.