San Diego Military News - NBC 7 San Diego

Covering those who serve and live in our city

Saturday, Sep 9, 2017 at 07:32 PM PDT

Marine Dies in Training Exercise at Camp Pendleton

Marine Dies in Training Exercise at Camp Pendleton

A United States Marine died during a training exercise at the Camp Pendleton base north of San Diego County late last month, U.S. Marine Corps officials said.

Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 11:51 AM PDT
|
By NBC 7 Staff

C-17 Globemasters Await Call to Help Hurricane Irma Survivors

View gallery

  • C17-Globemaster-6
  • 3744183
  • C17-Globemaster-3747573
Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 10:38 AM PDT

US Air Force: 2 Planes Crash in Nevada, Pilots Eject

US Air Force: 2 Planes Crash in Nevada, Pilots Eject

The U.S. Air Force says the pilots of two A-10 attack planes ejected safely after the aircraft crashed in an area northwest of Las Vegas.

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 at 10:45 AM PDT

Non-Profit Group Offers Free Rides to Vets

Non-Profit Group Offers Free Rides to Vets

San Diego-area veterans can get a free ride through FACT.

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 12:05 PM PDT

US Begins Sending Additional Troops to Afghanistan

US Begins Sending Additional Troops to Afghanistan

The Pentagon has begun sending additional troops to Afghanistan to carry out President Donald Trump's new war strategy, which will stick to his predecessor's approach of supporting the Afghans' fight against the...

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 11:54 AM PDT

USS Sterett Arrives in San Diego

USS Sterett Arrives in San Diego

The guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett returned home to San Diego Monday following a five-month deployment. The Sterett deployed March 31 with the destroyer USS Dewey. The Dewey came home on time at the end of...

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 12:03 AM PDT

US Navy to Take an Operational Pause to Review Training

US Navy to Take an Operational Pause to Review Training

After the second serious naval incident in a matter of months, NBC 7's Bridget Naso speaks with Navy personnel to see how an operational pause will affect the military overseas and in San Diego.

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 12:02 AM PDT

Troop Levels in Afghanistan Higher than Originally Reported

Troop Levels in Afghanistan Higher than Originally Reported

NBC 7's Bridget Naso reports on the fluctuating numbers of military troops deployed in Afghanistan.

Friday, Aug 25, 2017 at 03:15 PM PDT

Enemy Drones Pose Threat to USS Nimitz

Enemy Drones Pose Threat to USS Nimitz

For the senior Navy commanders on the ship, the presence of the enemy drone so close is worrying.

Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 at 02:12 PM PDT

USO San Diego Hosts Baby Shower for 150+ Military Moms

USO San Diego Hosts Baby Shower for 150+ Military Moms

With flowers, gifts and games, more than 150 military mothers-to-be enjoyed a baby shower at Camp Pendleton Thursday, a chance to bond with other moms and feel support during a challenging time.

About
NBC 7’s Bridget Naso comes from a military family and has extensively covered San Diego’s military community.
Send her suggestions for stories or features via email and watch her reports weekdays on NBC 7 News at 4, 5, and 6.

Get help on finding a job, starting a business or learning about the benefits of the GI Bill through our special section.