Patuxent River Naval Air Station
U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin says firm rules are needed to ensure that a wind farm under development on the Eastern Shore doesn’t interfere with fighter jet testing at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station across the Chesapeake Bay.
The Pentagon has sent Gov. Martin O’Malley a letter on the impact of automatic federal budget cuts.
The U.S. Navy has agreed to pay $38,500 to settle alleged hazardous waste violations at the Naval Air Station Patuxent River.
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta says the U.S. military is committed to developing the Marine Corps version of the next-generation strike fighter jet, but warns the program is “not out of the woods yet.”