Defense

News

4th US Navy official charged in bribery scheme

Prosecutors say a fourth member of the U.S. Navy has been charged with conspiracy to commit bribery in a multimillion-dollar scheme involving a Singapore-based defense contractor accused of giving cash, vacations and the services of prostitutes in exchange for information.

GENERAL

SPAWAR local spending drops by $99M

If SPAWAR were a private company, it would have ranked as San Diego's 12th-largest private-sector employer in fiscal 2013, according to a report released Thursday by the San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC).

USS Somerset to arrive in homeport of San Diego Monday

The amphibious transport dock ship USS Somerset (LPD 25) is scheduled to arrive at its new homeport of Naval Base San Diego, on Monday, April 21.

USS Cowpens, USS Spruance return from deployment

USS Zumwalt, first of new DDG 1000 class, to be christened Saturday

USS McClusky departs SD for deployment

SEAL-Naval Special Warfare Family Foundation event raises $1M

GENERAL

No plans to charge family for sea rescue of baby

Northrop Grumman to build 5 more unmanned helicopters for the Navy

USS Coronado ready for commissioning

Special Reports

Defense Spotlight - 2014

A look at the latest news in the defense sector.

BUSINESS NEWS

In The News

Apr. 18, 2014, 5:00 p.m. -- In San Diego news, executive editor George Chamberlin writes about how people should review their income tax situation now and explore legal ways to reduce their obligation to federal and state governments.

Defense Videos

Eric Basu, Holly Smithson on cybersecurity

March 20, 2014 -- George Chamberlin speaks with Eric Basu, CEO of Sentek Global, and Holly Smithson, director of Cyber Center of Excellence, about cybersecurity and its economic impact on San Diego.

From the Front

EAST CHINA SEA (April 17, 2014) -- An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 lands on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) after conducting search and rescue operations.

EAST CHINA SEA (April 17, 2014) -- An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 lands on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) after conducting search and rescue operations. Sailors and Marines onboard Bonhomme Richard are conducting search and rescue operations as requested by the Republic of Korea navy near the scene of the sunken ferry Sewol in the vicinity of the island of Jindo. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Adam D. Wainwright

U.S. Navy Photo

San Diego Success

San Diego’s regional success story stems from the contributions of many successful companies, people and events through the years.

Leadership & Management

Find out how San Diego’s veterans and military leaders translate the unique skills they learned in service into business acumen and success.
Defense Businesses

Defense Calendar

Su
M
T
W
Th
F
Sa
30
31
1
2
5
6
7
8
9
11
12
13
14
15
18
19
20
21
23
24
25
27
28
29
3

San Diego Stock Exchange

U.S. Markets

Index Value Change
{{name}} {{value}} {{daychange}}
Updated: -/-/---- -:-- --

Interactive Maps

Address, City, or Zip

Around Town

East Village

East Village

This hip new neghborhood is growing by leaps and bounds.