NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - The USS Enterprise went out on top last weekend but her retirement left the Navy down one aircraft carrier until the USS Gerald Ford is commissioned in 2016.
"Eleven is the number of carriers we need. The Ford is on track to do that," said Admiral Jonathan Greenert. "We've taken [Ford being commissioned in 2016] into account in our maintenance schedules and our operational schedules and the ability for contingencies."
The North Carolina Department of Transportation has added a fifth boat to the emergency ferry route between Rodanthe and Stumpy Point. NCDOT hopes the additional ferry will help to alleviate traffic congestion during the closure of the …
Governor Bob McDonnell has set the date for a special election for Virginia's 6th District senate seat.
An plane landing at Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport experienced mechanical difficulties Friday afternoon.