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A Lenox, Massachusetts company that supplies facilities with disinfecting products has landed a $5.5 million deal with the U.S. Navy. WAMC spoke with Zogics CEO Paul LeBlanc about securing the contract, the company’s history of suppling the U.S. military, and how the industry is helping the country respond to COVID-19.

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A Navy pilot from Dalton, Massachusetts who fatally crashed in the Philippine Sea is being remembered warmly. 

USS Hartford submarine in the water

A Navy attack submarine returned to its Connecticut homeport Friday following a mission that took it to the Arctic.


The first four of the female enlisted sailors selected for the Navy's "silent service" have begun training at submarine school in Groton, Connecticut.

Courtesy of the City of White Plains

New York’s two U.S. Senators and a Hudson Valley congresswoman are urging the secretary of the U.S. Navy to name a ship after a city in Westchester County.

Former Navy sailors and New Yorkers with an attachment to the USS Saratoga say they're saddened by the news that the mothballed aircraft carrier will be scrapped instead of converted into a floating museum.

The Navy announced earlier this month that the carrier would be sold to a Texas scrap company for a penny. The ship will be towed from its pier near Newport, Rhode Island to Texas, where it will be dismantled and sold for scrap.

U.S. Navy Rear Admiral David Titley

Apr 26, 2012

U.S. Navy Rear Admiral David Titley is in the Albany area today, meeting with government, business and scientific leaders to discuss the changing role of the Navy in security and commerce. WAMC’s Brian Shields spoke with Rear Admiral Titley, who says the visit is part of the Navy’s fifty cities in fifty days initiative.