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Home for the Holidays Submariners Return Home from Deployments and Training
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A Sailor from USS Key West (SSN-722) greets his wife and newborn child for the first time upon his return from a six-month Western Pacific deployment.





USS Key West (SSN-722) returned from a six-month Western Pacific deployment to its homeport of Pearl Harbor Nov. 10. The submariners of Key West participated in Talisman Sabre, and during their deployment had the opportunity to visit Australia, Japan, and Guam.
A Sailor aboard USS Tucson (SSN-770) makes final preparations before getting underway from its homeport of Pearl Harbor on Oct. 11, to participate in a Combined Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX) off the coast of Southern California. For approximately three weeks, the nuclear-powered attack submarine’s crew conducted various Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) and Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) exercises as an asset of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN-76) Carrier Strike Group.


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USS Miami (SSN-755) pulls into her homeport at Submarine Base New
Miami completed a regularly
scheduled deployment in support of the Global War on Terror.
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Following a six-month deployment to the Western Pacific, USS Louisville (SSN-724) returned to its homeport of Pearl Harbor on Nov. 16. The Los Angeles-class submarine departed Pearl Harbor on May 16.  During its deployment, the submarine visited Yokosuka, Japan; Brisbane, Australia; Guam, and Saipan. 



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