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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Daily News | February 27, 2020

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly said today he plans to send Congress the service's long-term shipbuilding plan in a few months.

The Insider | February 26, 2020

The Navy yesterday awarded a $113.5 million contract modification to BAE Systems for the Marine Corps' Amphibious Combat Vehicle.

Daily News | February 21, 2020

The Navy's annual wish list for fiscal year 2021 is $5.4 billion and features one Virginia-class submarine.

Daily News | February 21, 2020

The Marine Corps' wish list for fiscal year 2021 comes to $769.8 million, which includes a ground-based anti-ship missile the service hopes to purchase.

Daily News | February 13, 2020

The Navy again delayed its acquisition schedule for the future large surface combatant, a move that follows congressional concern the service was moving too quickly on the program.

Daily News | February 12, 2020

Members of the House Armed Services Committee are calling on the Navy to deliver its 30-year shipbuilding plan by the end of the month.

Daily News | February 12, 2020

The Marine Corps is using a requirements evaluation team method to pursue future amphibious ships, according to the service's commandant.

Daily News | February 10, 2020

The Navy plans to purchase fewer battleforce ships in the next five years because that's what it can afford to buy with a flattening defense topline, according to a top service official.

Daily News | February 10, 2020

The Navy plans to retire four Littoral Combat Ships and one Dock Landing Ship early in fiscal year 2021 as the service seeks to keep up with the new National Defense Strategy.

Daily News | February 6, 2020

The Marine Corps' new Amphibious Combat Vehicle showed lower reliability growth than anticipated, according to the Pentagon's top weapons tester.

Daily News | February 6, 2020

As the Marine Corps works to keep up with a new National Defense Strategy, its top officer is advocating for sweeping force design changes meant to help the service prepare for 2030.

The Insider | February 4, 2020

While the Navy acknowledged training issues for Arleigh Burke-class destroyers during the vessels' maintenance cycles, the service failed to fix those problems, according to a recent Defense Department inspector general's report.

Daily News | February 4, 2020

The Navy will not fix all of the technical issues plaguing the Marine Corps' new heavy-lift helicopter in time for the initial operational test and evaluation stage of the program.

Daily News | January 31, 2020

The Navy discovered issues with the combat systems for the aircraft carrier Gerald Ford (CVN-78) that inhibit its self-defense ability, according to a new report from the Pentagon's top weapons tester. (UPDATED)

Daily News | January 24, 2020

In evaluating the Ship Self-Defense System, the Navy found Raytheon's technical edge was not worth its much higher price, according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office.

Daily News | January 23, 2020

Acting Navy Secretary Thomas Modly expects the service to unveil its integrated force structure assessment "sometime this spring."

Daily News | January 21, 2020

Navy officials are wrestling with increased pressure to achieve a 355-ship fleet while facing a flattening defense topline.

Daily News | January 17, 2020

The Navy is close to reaching a decision on whether or not it will alter course and employ a single-phased delivery approach for the second Ford-class aircraft carrier.

Daily News | January 16, 2020

The Navy says it's confident the service can finish all 11 of the troubled weapons elevators for the lead ship in the Ford aircraft carrier class by the time the vessel completes its current testing phase.

Daily News | January 15, 2020

Marine Corps Commandant Gen. David Berger today forecasted changes to the Marine Air-Ground Task Force as a result of the service’s ongoing force design effort.

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