New Commander aboard USS George Washington

New Commander aboard USS George Washington

Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) held a change of command ceremony, January 30. Capt. ...

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CNSP Checks on USS Pearl Harbor Maintenance Progress

CNSP Checks on USS Pearl Harbor Maintenance Progress

Commander, Naval Surface Forces visited the amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LPD 52) at the ...

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US SECNAV, Paraguay Discuss Cooperation

US SECNAV, Paraguay Discuss Cooperation

US Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus completed a visit to Paraguay Jan. 29 during which he met with Republic ...

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Image of the Day: Man the Rails!

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Sailors man the rails of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). The ship ...

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Sailors Receive HDP-T Pay

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Hardship Duty Pay-Tempo (HDP-T) eligible Sailors have received $4.2 million in their paycheck as of Jan. 28, ...

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Exercise Cutlass Express Kicks Off

Exercise Cutlass Express Kicks Off

Maritime forces from East Africa, South Africa, Europe, Indian Ocean nations, the United States and several ...

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USCG Arrests Mexican Poachers

USCG Arrests Mexican Poachers

The US Coast Guard interdicted a Mexican fishing crew who fled from authorities Sunday, after poaching shark, red ...

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USS Kearsarge, VMA 223 Prepare for Operations

USS Kearsarge, VMA 223 Prepare for Operations

The crew of the USS Kearsarge and pilots with Marine Attack Squadron 223 (VMA-223) continued integration training ...

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Canadian Armed Forces Join Operation CARIBBE

Canadian Armed Forces Join Operation CARIBBE

Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Winnipeg is patroling in the Eastern Pacific as part of Operation CARIBBE 2015, ...

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Image of the Day: MH-60S Sea Hawk Prepares for Take Off

Image of the Day MH-60S Sea Hawk Prepares for Take Off

Airman Ryan Carpenter prepares an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Eightballers of Helicopter Sea Combat ...

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USS Makin Island Inducts New Shellbacks

USS Makin Island Inducts New Shellbacks

Sailors, Marines and DoD civilians aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) participated in a ...

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USS Carl Vinson Hosts NAVCENT/C5F

USS Carl Vinson Hosts NAVCENT C5F

Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT)/U.S. 5th Fleet (C5F), Vice Adm. John Miller held an ...

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Navy Installations to Conduct Exercise Solid ...

Navy Installations to Conduct Exercise Solid Curtain-Citadel Shield 2015

Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces (USFF) and Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) will conduct Exercise Solid ...

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SLC San Diego Changes Command at USS Roncador Memorial

SLC San Diego Changes Command at USS Roncador Memorial

Submarine Learning Center (SLC) Detachment (Det) San Diego held a change of charge ceremony at the USS Roncador ...

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Image of the Day: USS Fort McHenry Hoists Romeo Flag

Image of the Day USS Fort McHenry Hoists Romeo Flag

Sailors aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) hoist a Romeo flag in preparation for an ...

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US Navy Hires BAE Systems for Combat Systems Support

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The U.S. Navy’s Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) has awarded BAE Systems a five-year contract to provide full ...

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NAVSUP WSS Acquires Gatling Gun

NAVSUP WSS Acquires Gatling Gun

The NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support (NAVSUP WSS) Mechanicsburg site recently acquired a M61A1 20mm Gatling gun from ...

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The Pathfinders Get to Know USS Fort Worth

The Pathfinders Get to Know USS Fort Worth

The “Pathfinders” of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 35, Det. 1, the Navy’s first ...

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USS Abraham Lincoln CO Holds All-Hands Call

USS Abraham Lincoln CO Holds All-Hands Call

Capt. Ron Ravelo, commanding officer of Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), held a two-day ...

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USS California Back from Its Maiden Deployment

USS California Back from Its Maiden Deployment

The Virginia-class attack submarine USS California (SSN 781) returned to its homeport at U.S. Naval Submarine Base, ...

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USS Green Bay Leaves for US 7th Fleet

USS Green Bay Leaves for US 7th Fleet

USS Green Bay (LPD 20) departed San Diego Jan. 26 for Sasebo, Japan, where the San Antonio-class amphibious ...

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Canada Orders Six Arctic Offshore Patrol Ships Worth $2.3 Bln

Canada Orders Six Arctic Offshore Patrol Ships Worth $2.3 Bln

The Canadian Government awarded a contract for the construction of six Arctic Offshore Patrol Ships ...

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AFFF Moves aboard USS Abraham Lincoln

AFFF Moves aboard USS Abraham Lincoln

Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) began moving tanks of aqueous ...

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USS Bonhomme Richard Conducts Ammo Onload

USS Bonhomme Richard Conducts Ammo Onload

The forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) conducted an ammo on-load Jan. 22-23 in ...

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AMSEC Receives US Navy Services Deal

AMSEC Receives US Navy Services Deal

AMSEC LLC, Virginia Beach, Virginia, is being awarded a $7,1 million modification to a previously awarded contract ...

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US CPB Stops USD 74 Mln Worth of Drugs

US CPB Stops USD 74 Mln Worth of Drugs

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Air and Marine agents and interagency partners disrupted two separate ...

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Bipartisan Virginia Delegation Supports 11 Aircraft ...

Bipartisan Virginia Delegation Supports 11 Aircraft Carrier Fleet

On January 21, 2015, the Bipartisan Virginia delegation wrote a letter to Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel ...

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