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SAN DIEGO (Jan. 17, 2016) – USS Makin Island (LHD 8) Sailor Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Teresa Lopez, from Grand Prairie, Texas, prepares a salad during a community relations event at the Ronald McDonald House in San Diego. Makin Island is home-ported in San Diego.
A Master Chief Returns to Sea
Makin Island Receives Ship’s Store Retail and Services Excellence Award
Navy's first hybrid ship celebrates commissioning anniversary
Makin Island Sailors Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month
Makin Island Embodies the “Gung Ho” Spirit of its Namesake
Makin Island Reaches PMA 50% Milestone Ahead of Schedule
Makin Island Chiefs Celebrate CPO 122nd Birthday
SURFPAC Announces 2014 Sea and Shore Sailors of the Year
USS MAKIN ISLAND Places Call To The International Space Station
General Quarters Aboard USS Makin Island
USS Makin Island inducts new shellbacks
Nighttime at Sea
Makin Island and 11th MEU Crewmembers Volunteer at Singapore Soup Kitchen
USS Makin Island Arrives in Singapore for Port Visit
Makin Island Doctors Tour Duqm Hospital
Change of Command
Makin Island MWR Holds “Reindeer Games”
USS Makin Island Sailors and Marines Hold "Iron Chef" Competition
USS Makin Island Sailors and Marines Enjoy Break with Steel Beach Picnic
Makin Island MWR Hosts Halloween 5K Fun Run/Walk
Women at Sea open salon for Sailors and Marines aboard MKI
Makin Island Sailors and Marines Observe Hispanic Heritage Month
CTF 51 Visits Makin Island
Makin Island Welcomes 10 New Chiefs
USS Makin Island Visits Hong Kong
Makin Island ARG, 11th MEU Arrive in 7th Fleet Area of Operations
Makin Island ARG Evacuates NOAA Researchers
USS Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group and 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit Deploy
2012 SOY - ABH1 Bland
USS Makin Island Arrives in San Francisco for Fleet Week
Students watch a Coast Guard air demonstration on the flight deck of USS Makin Island
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 Fire Controlman 3rd Class Thao Miller draws in a coloring book with a girl at the Bukit Harapan Therapeutic Community.
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Sailors and Marines run a 5-kilometer run to support sexual assault prevention and response aboard USS Makin Island.
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Senior Chief Damage Controlman Pisiana Tuitasi demonstrates how to properly apply a banding patch to a pipe.
An aircraft handler signals to an AH-1Z Cobra helicopter assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM) 268 (Reinforced)
A Marine washes aircraft aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island.
Choir members aboard USS Makin Island (LHD 8) sing during an Easter sunrise service in the ship's hangar bay.
Chief Operations Specialist Dennisha McElveen, Command Master Chief Steven Alt and Chief Aviation Machinist's Mate Michael Paul
Cpl. Daniel Abbot plays with a child during a community relations project at the Regional Institute for Active Learning.
Capt. Jim Landers speaks at the change of command ceremony.
Damage Controlman 2nd Class Michael Trumbo serves ice cream during a moral, welfare, and recreation-sponsored ice cream social.
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USS Makin Island Sailors and Marines Remember 70th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor
USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), front, USS Makin Island (LHD 8) and USS New Orleans (LPD 18) transit off
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) arrives off the coast of Oahu for a scheduled port visit in Hawaii
USS Makin Island Departs Naval Base San Diego
The Makin Island ARG, consisting of USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), USS Makin Island (LHD 8),  and USS New Orleans (LPD 18)
Amphibious assault vehicles assigned to the 11th MEU approach the amphibious assault ship Makin Island (LHD 8)
LHD 8 Transits Off Coast of Southern California with Makin Island ARG
The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) operating off the coast of southern California
LHD8 Simulated Casualty Drill - Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Rodriguez-Perez and Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Gregg
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits the Pacific Ocean
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Landing craft - air cushioned (LCAC) exits the well deck of the USS Makin Island (LHD 8)
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) as it transits San Diego Bay
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) performs at the 39th annual Leadership, Professional Development and Training Conference
Master Chief Boatswain's Mate Paul Fahey, right, answers a question from Midshipman 2nd Class Grace Howard
USS Makin Island Magnetic Signature Deperming
Former US President Clinton speaks to friends and family of Chief Culinary Specialist Oscar Flores during a retirement ceremony
An MV200 Sprey Approaches The Flight Deck of USS Makin Island
M-16 Rifle Qualifications Onboard Makin Island
An Aircraft Handler gives permission to an AV8B Harrier assigned to the Black Sheep of VMA 214 to take from MAKIN ISLAND
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Evening colors onboard USS Makin Island (LHD 8)
Testing Gear
The Honorable Laurie Hawn Visits USS MAKIN ISLAND
2010 Naval Base San Diego Ship Lighting and Decorating Contest
Retirement and Change of Command Ceremony Onboard USS Makin Island
Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Rick West goes through the serving line in the chief’s mess aboard USS Makin Island.
USS Makin Island Safety Brief
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) First Shipboard Health Fair
Filming of Army-Navy Football Spirit Spot
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) Will Save Navy $250 Million
Sailors from the USS Makin Island (LHD 8) inport emergency team (IET) fight a simulated class alpha fire
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) Successfully Completes INSURV
Sailors march in the Columbus Day Celebration Parade during San Francisco Fleet Week 2010
USS Makin Island (LHD 8) passes under the Golden Gate Bridge as she arrives in San Francisco for Fleet Week.
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Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) Luis B. Calle of USS Makin Island’s Air Department charges through a crowd of San Ysidro Mi
Capt. James W. Landers relieves Capt. Robert G. Kopas during USS Makin Island’s (LHD 8) first change of command ceremony August
Makin Island's first ever change of command ceremony August 27.
Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class (SW) Ian De Leos, Deck Department’s 1st Division Leading Petty Officer, secures bunting to railing on
USS Makin Island’s Flag Football Team Earns 1st Place Trophy
Sailors from USS Makin Island's (LHD 8) Extinguish a Class Bravo Fire During a Flight Deck Fire Drill
College Fair Onboard USS Makin Island
Religious Program Specialist 1st Class Redor Rufo, left, and Religious Program Specialist 2nd Class Jason Cooper commit remains
Midshipmen form the number eight on the flight deck of USS Makin Island (LHD 8) as USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) comes alongside th
The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits through the San Diego Bay Harbor to the Pacific Ocean.
SAN DIEGO – USS Makin Island (LHD 8) returned to port July 1 following two days at sea for Final Contract Trials (FCT) preparati
USS Makin Island  returned to port July 1 following two days at sea for Final Contract Trials (FCT) preparation
Makin Island is currently preparing to celebrate the 112th Hospital Corpsman birthday as the ship nears the end of its four-mont
Sailors from Air Department's V-1 Division inspect and assemble flight deck equipment onboard the ship
Sailors onboard USS MAKIN ISLAND (LHD) participate in a Main Space Fire Drill
Members of the USS Makin Island (LHD 8) color guard parade the colors.
Medical Sailors work in ship lab.
Rear Adm. Michael J. Lyden and Vice Adm. Derwood Curtis reveal a graphic logo for the Logistics Specialist rating specialist
Makin Island (LHD 8) sails easterly through the Strait of Magellan as the ship prepares to enter the Pacific Ocean.
A landing signal enlisted (LSE) aboard the USS Makin Island (LHD 8), directs an Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter.
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