|Bonhomme Richard Departs Manila Continues Patrol
MANILA BAY, Philippines – The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), with embarked 3d Marine Division (MARDIV) Marines, departed Manila to continue a patrol in the Indo-Pacific region following a scheduled port visit, March 8.
Preble Legacy Sustained Forward Presence
USS Preble (DDG 88) is one of our Hawaii-based warships now forward deployed to the Indo-Pacific. Like our other surface warships homeported in Pearl Harbor, Sailors aboard Preble demonstrate integrity, accountability, initiative and toughness.
Dewey Sterett Depart San Diego for Indo-Asia-Pacific
PACIFIC OCEAN – Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Dewey (DDG 105) and USS Sterett (DDG 104) departed their homeport of Naval Base San Diego for a scheduled deployment to conduct operations in the Indo-Asia-Pacific Region, Feb. 6.
USS Lake Champlain Completes Ordnance Onload
SEAL BEACH, Calif. (NNS) -- The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) completed an ordnance onload at Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach, Jan. 12, in preparation for deployment to the Western Pacific.
Bonhomme Richard Departs Sasebo
SASEBO, Japan - The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) departed Sasebo, Japan, Jan. 23, to conduct its second day of a Readiness for Sea Assessment following the completion of a four-month in port maintenance period.
USS Hopper Arrives in 7th Fleet
INDIAN OCEAN – The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Hopper (DDG 70) entered the 7th Fleet area of operations, Jan. 4.
USS Stethem Returns from Fall Patrol
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, USS Stethem (DDG 63), returned to Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan, Nov. 30, after completing a scheduled two-month patrol.
Higgins Arrives in Hawaii
Sailors aboard Arleigh Burke- class guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) arrived in Hawaii for the first port visit during its scheduled deployment, November 28.
USS San Diego Arrives In Souda Bay, Greece
The San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) and embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived in Souda Bay, Greece, for a scheduled port visit, Nov. 27.
USS Higgins Deployment 2017
Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) transits San Diego Bay as she departs for deployment.
USS Higgins to Depart for Deployment
Guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) will depart San Diego for a regularly scheduled independent deployment to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility on Nov. 20.
USS San Diego Arrives In Phuket Thailand
PHUKET, THAILAND (NNS) -- The amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) arrived in Phuket, Thailand as part of a routine visit during San Diego's deployment and for the crew to have an opportunity to experience Phuket, Aug. 17.
America ARG, 15th MEU Enter 7th Fleet
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 23, 2017) -- The America Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) and embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations, July 23, after concluding operations in U.S. 3rd Fleet.
USS Somerset Shines on Maiden Deployment
As we departed Naval Base San Diego Oct. 14, 2016, for USS Somerset’s (LPD 25) maiden deployment, along with USS Makin Island (LHD 8) and USS Comstock (LSD 45) for operations in the U.S. 3rd, 5th and 7th, I knew the ship and crew were more than ready.
Carl Vinson Strike Group Arrives in Hawaii
Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (NNS) -- Aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 2 arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for a scheduled port visit, June 14.
USS CHAFEE Departs for Western Pacific Deployment
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii - The guided-missile destroyer USS Chafee (DDG 90) is scheduled to depart Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for an independent deployment to the Western Pacific and South America, June 13.
Bonhomme Richard, 31st MEU Depart Okinawa
OKINAWA, Japan (NNS) -- Amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) departed White Beach Naval Facility, Okinawa, Japan, after embarking 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) personnel, equipment and supplies, June 8.
On Board and Underway, 31st MEU, BHR Set Sail
WHITE BEACH NAVAL FACILITY, OKINAWA – Marines and Sailors of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) embarked aboard the ships of the Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (BHR ESG) at Naval Facility White Beach, Okinawa, Japan, June 7, 2017.
Three San Diego Ships Departed for Deployment
SAN DIEGO – The guided-missile cruiser USS Princeton (CG 59) and the guided-missile destroyers USS Howard (DDG 83) and USS Pinckney (DDG 91) departed their homeport of Naval Base San Diego, June 5, for deployment.
USS Shoup and USS Kidd to Depart for Deployment
BREMERTON, Wash. – The guided-missile destroyers USS Kidd (DDG 100) and USS Shoup (DDG 86) are scheduled to depart their homeport of Naval Station Everett, June 1, for a regularly scheduled deployment.
Bonhomme Richard Departs Sasebo for Patrol
SASEBO, Japan – The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) departed its forward-deployed base of Sasebo, Japan for a scheduled patrol in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region on June 1.
Bonhomme Richard Completes Patrol Returns to Sasebo
SASEBO, Japan (NNS) -- The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) arrived in Sasebo, Japan, completing its regularly-scheduled patrol in the 7th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR), April 10.
USS Makin Island 11th MEU Arrive in Hong Kong
HONG KONG (April 7, 2017) Amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), with Marines of the embarked 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, arrived in Hong Kong for a scheduled port visit, April 7.
Chancellorsville Earns 2016 Battle “E”
YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) – The Ticonderoga class guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville was awarded the 2016 Battle Effectiveness (Battle "E") Award, March 14.
CSG1 and JMSDF Conduct Bilateral Operations
East China Sea (NNS) — Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) concluded an at-sea bilateral exercise in the East China Sea, March 29.