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NEDU Saturation Dive Team Joins DPAA Recovery Mission
July 26, 2023
Members of the Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) test the Saturation Fly-Away Diving System prior to a Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) underwater recovery mission in the Pacific Ocean, Feb. 25, 2023. DPAA personnel conducted an underwater excavation operation in an effort to find a U.S. aircraft crew lost over Papua New Guinea during World War II.

ONE TEAM, NSWC PCD brings flexibility to the future of diving
March 7, 2023
A Navy diver tests the capabilities of a new concept suit during the Deep Sea Expeditionary with No Decompression (DSEND) Suit In-Water Concept Demonstration held at the U.S. Navy Experimental Diving Unit, Feb. 7 – 8. The concept aimed to innovate the previous Atmospheric Diving Suit by making it more flexible, lightweight and user friendly. (U.S. Navy photo by Ronnie Newsome)

NEDU Observes 17th Change of Command, Welcomes Cunningham
March 30, 2022
CDR Dustin Cunningham relieved CAPT (Sel) Kiah B. Rahming as the NEDU Commanding Officer on Wednesday 30, March.

NEDU Scientist Earns Top Navy Distinction for Technical Excellence
July 21, 2021
Dr. Wayne Gerth, Ph.D
NEDU Senior Research Physiologist

Navy Develops and Tests Rapid Pressure Fluctuation Chamber to Study Physiological Events
March 25, 2019
PANAMA CITY, Florida – Research Physiologist Lt. Travis Doggett, center, directs aircrew via radio during simulated flight in the Fluctuating Altitude Simulation Technology (FAST) system Jan. 14, 2019 at Navy Experimental Diving Unit. The system was developed and built by Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division.

Navy Experimental Diving Unit Provides Training to Montenegrin Navy
February 13, 2019
Photo by Lt. Jennifer Jewell 
Navy Experimental Diving Unit 
BU1 Justin Lewis and ND2 Kent Knudson of the Navy Experimental Diving Unit give direction to members of the Montenegrin Navy as part of a recent Humanitarian Mine Action Underwater Explosive Remnants of War Clearance Program collaboration.

Navy Experimental Diving Unit Reserve Detachment Relocates to Panama City
September 14, 2018
Photo By Lt. Jennifer Jewell | LCDR Nick Parker of the NEDU Reserve Detachment prepares to enter the water. He is tended by ND2 Aaron Young, also a member of the NEDU Reserve Detachment. U.S. Navy Photo by LT Jennifer Jewell.

US Navy Divers Keep Students Safe at Carderock During International Human-Powered Submarine Races
June 29, 2017
Sailors assigned to Navy Experimental Diving Unit (NEDU) stand by to assist in the David Taylor Model Basin during the 14th International Human-Powered Submarine Races (ISR) at Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division in West Bethesda, Md., June 28, 2017. NEDU and supporting dive-qualified Sailors in the National Capital Region are helping ensure a safe competition between the students at Carderock racing human-powered submersibles they designed and built for the biennial event, which is sponsored by the Foundation for Underwater Research and Education and is considered the capstone event for science, technology, engineering and mathematics outreach at Carderock.

Navy Scientists and Engineers Develop Dive Buddy to Assist Divers
April 20, 2016