Mallory Shelbourne

Mallory Shelbourne is an associate editor for Inside the Navy. She previously covered politics and transportation policy at The Hill. She holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia Journalism School and a master's degree in international affairs with a focus in the Middle East from American University's School of International Service.

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The Insider | February 15, 2019

The Navy plans to formulate an environmental impact statement for military training and testing at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, MD.

Daily News | February 14, 2019

The Navy has delayed its time line for finishing an operational evaluation of the America-class amphibious assault ship’s capability to accommodate 20 F-35B Joint Strike Fighters from fiscal year 2020 to FY-21.

The Insider | February 14, 2019

The Navy yesterday awarded Boeing a $43 million contract modification to build four Orca Extra Large Unmanned Undersea Vehicle prototypes.

Daily News | February 12, 2019

Sen. Angus King (I-ME) today demanded data from the Navy to show the service is addressing the issues that led to two deadly ship collisions in the Pacific.

Daily News | February 07, 2019

The Marine Corps' new Amphibious Combat Vehicle performed effectively in 15 out of 16 missions, according to the Defense Department's top weapons tester, but should look into alterations to improve its steering issues.

Daily News | February 06, 2019

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson today endorsed ratifying the Law of the Sea Treaty as a means to address Chinese aggression in the South China Sea, where Beijing has constructed platforms that could be used for military purposes.

The Insider | February 05, 2019

The Marine Corps' acquisition arm is looking for information from industry about mission role variants for its new Amphibious Combat Vehicle.

Daily News | February 01, 2019

The Navy is conducting an updated force-structure assessment to keep pace with the new National Defense Strategy and expects the analysis to be completed this year, according to Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson.

Daily News | January 31, 2019

The Navy's next-generation Miniature Air Launched Decoy has moved into the engineering, manufacturing and development stage and appears to be on par with the service's schedule.

Daily News | January 29, 2019

The House Armed Services seapower and projection forces subcommittee plans to probe shipyard backlogs plaguing Navy repairs and follow up on collisions at sea, as the panel of lawmakers heads into the 116th Congress with an array of new members.

Daily News | January 25, 2019

The Marine Corps plans to ask Congress for $14 billion for modernization efforts in its fiscal year 2020 budget request, according to one of the service’s top officials.

The Insider | January 25, 2019

Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller today issued his annual message to the force, in which he praised the service for its success in innovation, but argued the Marine Corps still has room to improve in readiness and how it handles mental health issues.

Daily News | January 24, 2019

The Defense Department will examine the funding breakdown between the Navy and the Missile Defense Agency should the government make Hawaii's Aegis Ashore Missile Defense Test Center into an operational resource, according to the agency's director.

The Insider | January 23, 2019

The House Armed Services Committee today unveiled a list of the lawmakers who will serve as the panel’s subcommittee chairs and ranking members.

The Insider | January 18, 2019

Austal expects the Navy to issue contract awards for two Expeditionary Fast Transport vessels within "the next month or two," according to a company executive.

Daily News | January 18, 2019

The Navy views its reactivation of U.S. 2nd Fleet as a move back to when the service still included NATO Striking Fleet Atlantic, according to the U.S. Fleet Forces commander.

The Insider | January 17, 2019

Naval Sea Systems Command plans to issue requests for information to industry for a large surface combatant in the coming days.

The Insider | January 17, 2019

The Navy is considering a new assistant secretary position that would focus on information management, according to service Secretary Richard Spencer.

Daily News | January 16, 2019

A Navy official on Wednesday touted testing of the Navy's new Air and Missile Defense Radar program, noting the radar "successfully performed" during 14 ballistic missile tests.

The Insider | January 16, 2019

Rep. Joe Courtney (D-CT), who is expected to serve as the House Armed Services seapower subcommittee chairman in the new Congress, said Wednesday he expects budget caps on defense spending to be lifted for fiscal years 2020 and 2021.

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