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An inspirational look at the challenges, passion, committment, and dedication that the crew and supporters take on daily.  We also interview thought leaders in both the public and private sectors to hear their inspirational stories and opinions on related topics.  A new episode is released weekly and be patient with us as we refine this program for the future!

Battleship IOWA News and Updates

A look at news and updates from the Battleship IOWA and the National Museum of the Surface Navy.

Navy News and Updates

A look at news and updates from around the U.S. Navy world.

NIWC Atlantic Recognized for Leveraging Marine Corps ‘MCBOSS’ Software Factory to Modernize Navy Acquisitions

NORFOLK – NIWC Atlantic and the Department of the Navy (DON)’s Office of Acquisition, Policy and Budget received the “Leverage Data to Drive Advantage” team award on May 23 during the 2022 DON IT Excellence Awards in Norfolk. The event threw a spotlight on a Marine Corps software factory known as MCBOSS, which the team leveraged to completely overhaul the DON’s official IT system for acquisitions.

Honoring the Merchant Mariner; National Maritime Day 2022

Honoring the Merchant Mariner; National Maritime Day 2022

NORFOLK, Va. — National Maritime Day is celebrated each year to recognize some of our nation’s most important professionals, the Merchant Mariners. This day is set aside to honor the dedication and sacrifices, both past and present, our nation’s U.S. Merchant Mariners make every day.

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