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Sunday, Apr 17, 2016 at 08:11 AM PDT

Vast Majority of Marine Aircraft Not Airworthy: Officials

Vast Majority of Marine Aircraft Not Airworthy: Officials

The vast majority of Marine Corps aircraft are unable to fly, raising grave concerns among top military personnel about pilot and aircraft safety and national security.

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 09:02 PM PDT

Russian Warplanes Fly Dangerously Close to U.S. Navy Destroyer

Russian Warplanes Fly Dangerously Close to U.S. Navy Destroyer

Russian warplanes flew dangerously close to a U.S. Navy Destroyer in the Baltic Sea in an incident the military is calling "aggressive" and "unsafe." NBC 7's Bridget Naso reports.

Wednesday, Apr 13, 2016 at 10:25 AM PDT

Soldier Aims to Raise Awareness by Conquering Mount Everest

Soldier Aims to Raise Awareness by Conquering Mount Everest

A West Point grad is set to begin climbing Mount Everest, breaking some records and raising awareness for soldiers' mental health.

Sunday, Apr 10, 2016 at 04:18 PM PDT

Politically Speaking: V.A. Medical Center Issues, Part II

Politically Speaking: V.A. Medical Center Issues, Part II

During the scandal involving cover-ups of long wait times at V.A. medical centers, San Diegans were assured that so-called "schedule fixing" wasn't a problem here. Now, as we reported this week, an inspector...

Sunday, Apr 10, 2016 at 04:15 PM PDT

Politically Speaking: V.A. Medical Center Issues

Politically Speaking: V.A. Medical Center Issues

Heavy caseloads and lack of resources have plagued Veterans Administration medical centers. The results? Long wait times for appointments, according to a report. Is San Diego's system immune? NBC 7's military...

Monday, Apr 11, 2016 at 02:51 PM PDT

Cheers, Tears Greet Sailors Home from Deployment

Cheers, Tears Greet Sailors Home from Deployment

More than 300 sailors lined the destroyer as it pulled into the base to cheers and screams of joy.

Saturday, Apr 9, 2016 at 05:26 PM PDT

Restored P-51D Mustang, Flown During WWII, Unveiled

Restored P-51D Mustang, Flown During WWII, Unveiled

"That was one of the best things that ever happened to me," the crew chief said of his time with the Tuskegee Airmen.

Thursday, Apr 7, 2016 at 11:43 AM PDT

Tons of Drugs Seized in Pacific Ocean: US Coast Guard

Tons of Drugs Seized in Pacific Ocean: US Coast Guard

Fourteen tons of cocaine, seized this year by U.S. Coast Guard crews, arrived in San Diego Thursday.

Tuesday, Apr 5, 2016 at 06:48 PM PDT

U.S. Special Ops Units Using Faulty Rifle Sights

U.S. Special Ops Units Using Faulty Rifle Sights

Weapons systems in the hands of the U.S. military and some federal law enforcement agents have a serious problem and the U.S. government knows it. It's an issue that some defense leaders say puts the people...

Monday, Apr 4, 2016 at 05:42 PM PDT

Veteran Receives High School Diploma After 65 Years

Veteran Receives High School Diploma After 65 Years

After 65 years, an 83-year-old veteran was able to check one very important achievement off his bucket list: obtaining a high school diploma.

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NBC 7’s Bridget Naso comes from a military family and has extensively covered San Diego’s military community.
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