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Servicewomen killed in Alabama plane crash identified

FOLEY, Ala. (AP) - Authorities have identified the two service members who were killed when their plane crashed in a residential Alabama neighborhood. U.S. Coast Guard Ensign Morgan Garrett and U.S. Navy Lt. Rhiannon Ross were on a routine training…

Six foremen at Ingalls recognized for workplace safety

Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that six foremen from its Ingalls Shipbuilding division have been recognized for leading their crews to achieve accident-free safety records for more than five consecutive years. “The safety of our shipbuilders is our top priority,…

Ingalls awarded contract to build additional Navy destroyer

Ingalls Shipbuilding division will build a seventh Arleigh Burke-class Flight III destroyer for the U.S. Navy under a $936 million contract announced Tuesday by the shipbuilder's parent company, Huntington Ingalls Industries. In 2018, Ingalls was awarded a $5.1 billion fixed-price…

Ingalls re-opens East Bank shipyard rebuilt after Katrina

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division moved destroyer Delbert D. Black (DDG 119) to Pier Four on the east bank of the Pascagoula River today, signifying the reopening of a facility decimated in Hurricane Katrina. The newly reactivated, 187-acre east…

Navy CPO Esprit de Corps Bridge Run

Newly selected chief petty officers from the Naval Construction Battalion Center, Stennis Space Center, and Millington Navy Base all joined together this morning for a run as part of their leadership training. From Ocean Springs to Biloxi, this dash of…

Ingalls delivers ship to the Navy

Ingalls Shipbuilding is celebrating the completion of their newest guided missile destroyers. The Paul Ignatius was transferred into the custody of the U.S. Navy today. “What do you today matters” that statement is echoed throughout the Ingalls Shipyard, reminding employees…

U.S Navy Seabees prepare for deployment

Nearly one hundred U.S. Navy sailors began loading the USNS spearhead ship today from the Port of Gulfport. Two hundred tons of cargo, a ship made out of aluminum, and about 100 Seabees, medical personnel, and Navy divers are all…

USS Fitzgerald Heads To Ingalls Shipbuilding

Before the USS Fitzgreald took to the seas with the US Navy it sat in the water at Ingalls Shipbuilding and now after its involvement in a deadly collision just a year ago it will return to Ingalls to be…

USS Fitzgerald on its way to Pascagoula

The U.S. Navy has awarded an initial $63 million contract to Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula to repair a damaged destroyer. The Navy on Friday announced the contract with Ingalls. The USS Fitzgerald was damaged in a June 17th collision with…

Delivery ceremony at Ingalls Shipbuilding

This morning marked the delivery of Ingalls Shipbuilding’s 30th Arleigh Burke class guided missile destroyer Ralph Johnson to the U.S. Navy. News 25’s Caroline Eaker was on hand at the special ceremony. The Ralph Johnson, a guided missile destroyer, has…

Ingalls Shipbuilding hosts christening

Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula has named a ship in honor of Delbert Black and his 96-year-old wife will be the ship’s sponsor. News 25’s Caroline Eaker caught up with Ima Black as she prepared to christen the ship. Delbert Black…

Navy Seal who jumped in Gulfport dies

A member of the Navy Seal’s elite parachute team who jumped in Gulfport alongside Mayor Billy Hewes last month died Sunday during a fleet week event. The Navy says Peters died conducting a jump with his team, known as the…

Seabee Identified As Man Killed In Wreck

A Navy Seabee stationed in Gulfport has been identified as the person who died in a single vehicle wreck on Highway 15. It happened Saturday afternoon. According to the Mississippi highway patrol, 27 year-old Jimmy Truong was traveling north on…

Clean The Bee Fundraiser

News 25's Laurene Callander interviews Brian Lamar about the Clean The Bee Fundraiser.