Amphibious Squadron 3 Holds Change of Command
SAN DIEGO (April 20, 2017) – Capt. Rome Ruiz relieved Capt. Homer R. Denius III as commander, Amphibious Squadron (CPR) 3 during a change of command ceremony held on amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) while pierside at Naval Base San Diego, April 20.
CNSP Announces 2015 Sea and Shore Sailors of the Year
Each year, the best and brightest Sailors from commands throughout Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet (SURFPAC) come to San Diego to participate in a week-long team and morale building event and compete for the titles of SURFPAC Sea and Shore Sailor of the Year (SOY). This year’s winners were announced during a banquet at the Admiral Kidd Catering and Conference Center in San Diego, Feb. 12.
USS Anchorage Conducts Transit of South China Sea
SOUTH CHINA SEA (NNS) -- USS Anchorage (LPD 23) conducted routine operations in international waters during a northbound transit of the South China Sea as part of a deployment to the Western Pacific.
Essex ARG Operates in South China Sea Ahead of Exercises
Sailors and Marines launch amphibious assault vehicles (AAV) from the well deck of the dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47) Nov. 10 off the coast of Malaysia in preparation for amphibious training with the Malaysian Armed Forces.