|Benfold Visits Otaru, Japan
OTARU, Japan (Feb. 7, 2016) - Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) departs from Ishikari Bay, Otaru, Japan.
MCROTC Tours USS Germantown
OKINAWA, Japan (Feb. 2, 2016) –Capt. Thomas Kait, chief of staff for Commander, Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) Seven, right, gives Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (MCJROTC) Cadets from a local high school a tour of a berthing onboard amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42).
Rushmore Returns to Indonesia
BALI, Indonesia (NNS) -- USS Rushmore (LSD 47), along with the embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), arrived in Bali for a scheduled port visit.
Reagan CSG Arrives in Busan
BUSAN, Republic of Korea - Sailors man the rails aboard the USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) as the ship arrives in Busan.
Chinese Navy Ships to Visit Hawaii
PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii - The U.S. Navy announced today that a People's Liberation Army-Navy [PLA(N)] ship is expected to visit Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.
Ashland Arrives in Okinawa and Offloads 31st MEU
WHITE BEACH, Okinawa - Hospitalman 2nd Class Justin Brown gives the stop hand signal to an amphibious assault vehicle (AAV) from the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) that was loaded onto landing craft utility (LCU) 1666 in the well deck of USS Ashland (LSD 48).
Bonhomme Richard arrives in Darwin, Australia
DARWIN, Australia – USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) arrived in Darwin, Australia, for the embarkation of more than 600 Marines, attached to 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, after recently completing Talisman Sabre 2015.
ASHLAND SAILS INTO BUNBURY
BUNBURY, Australia - Sailors man the rails as they pull into their first port call of their Summer deployment on board the USS Ashland (LSD 48).
Preble Arrives in Freemantle
FREMANTLE, Australia (NNS) – The guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88), arrived in Freemantle, Australia, for a scheduled port visit.
Bonhomme Richard ESG Visits Western Australia
FREMANTLE, Australia - More than 4,000 Sailors and Marines of the four-ship Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group arrived in Fremantle and Bunbury for port visits ahead of the biennial military training exercise Talisman Sabre 2015.
USS Shiloh Sailors Explore Guam
APRA HARBOR, Guam - The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67) transits into Apra Harbor, for a port visit.
Rushmore Departs Indonesia
MANADO, Indonesia - Sailors and Marines from the Whidbey Island-class amphibious dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47) and the embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) play duck, duck, goose with children and staff from the Panti Bakti Mulia orphanage.
USS Shiloh Arrives in Subic Bay for a Port Visit
SUBIC BAY, Philippines -- Capt. Kurush F. Morris (right), commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67), greets Rolen Paulino, mayor of Olongapo City, Philippines, during a ship visit.
Fort Worth Makes Brief Stop for Fuel in the Philippines
SUBIC BAY, Republic of the Philippines - The littoral combat ship USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) stopped in Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines, to resupply and refuel before continuing routine operations in the 7th Fleet area of responsibility.
Blue Ridge Arrives in Zhanjiang to Promote Maritime Cooperation
ZHANJIANG, People's Republic of China - An officer in the People's Liberation Army Navy South Sea Fleet presents flowers to U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) Commanding Officer Capt. Kyle P. Higgins during a welcoming ceremony in Zhanjiang.
USS Lassen Tests Improved Husbanding Agent Payment Process
DONGHAE, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- USS Lassen (DDG 82) conducted a proof of principle (PoP) for the Secretary of the Navy's initiative to pay husbanding service providers using a new procure to pay (P2P) process during a port visit to Donghae.