Tag: Navy

Military June 29, 2018

By Air Force Senior Airman Jourdan Barrons 86th Airlift Wing: Face of Defense: Airman From Togo Takes Pride in U.S. Citizenship
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

Quotes July 06, 2018

Obviously I was challenged by becoming a Naval aviator, by landing aboard aircraft carriers and so on.
Alan Shepard
 
 
 
 
The Navy speaks in symbols and you may suit what meaning you choose to the words.
Patrick O’Brian
 
 
 
 
A good Navy is not a provocation to war. It is the surest guaranty of peace.
A powerful Navy we have always regarded as our proper and natural means of defense; and it has always been of defense that we have thought, never of aggression or of conquest. But who shall tell us now what sort of Navy to build? We shall take leave to be strong upon the seas, in the future as in the past; and there will be no thought of offense or provocation in that. Our ships are our natural bulwarks.
Theodore Roosevelt
 
 
 
 
The Navy has a custom-if a ship runs aground, the captain is relieved regardless of who is responsible. That’s how Abu Ghraib should be handled.
Rand Beers
 
 
 
 
The US Navy has several people on every ship that can navigate by the stars. They don’t fool with that.
Bill Nye
 
 
 
 
Navy teams have reached the area to launch an operation for the recovery of survivors or of all the bodies.
Mohammed Salman
 
 
 
 
I was a mechanic in the Navy. And mechanics in the Navy are like mechanics in airlines. You may have more stripes than I do, but you don’t know how to fix the airplane.
Gordon Bethune
 
 
 
 
The Navy has changed a great deal. Not that the officers of my day were bad, because I served under a lot of good officers, believe me. But there were a few bad ones, too.
Ernest Borgnine