USS San Diego Arrives In Souda Bay Greece
The San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) and embarked Marines with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived in Souda Bay, Greece, on Oct. 15, for a scheduled port visit.
San Diego, 15th MEU Participate in Alligator Dagger 2017
170908-N-UK248-616 U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS (Sept. 8, 2017) A Maine with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit’s Maritime Raid Force stands security during a visit, board, search, and seizure mission aboard USS Lewis B. Puller (T-ESB 3) part of combat rehearsal Alligator Dagger 2017.
San Diego Departs Phuket
PHUKET, Thailand (NNS) -- The amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) departed Phuket, Thailand after a routine port visit, Aug. 22.
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.
USS San Diego Arrives In Cam Ranh International Port
CAM RANH INTERNATIONAL PORT, Vietnam (August 6, 2017) – The U.S. Navy’s USS San Diego (LPD 22) arrived in the Cam Ranh International Port on Aug. 6 for a routine technical stop and for the crew to have an opportunity to experience Nha Trang.
USS America Arrives in Hawaii for RIMPAC 2016
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines manned the rails of the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) as it pulled pierside in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii in preparation for the Rim of the Pacific 2016 Exercise, June 30.
USS San Diego Welcomes Leaders to Sea Participants
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- A group of five business and industry leaders from southern California arrived aboard amphibious transport dock USS San Diego (LPD 22) via helicopter as part of the "Leaders to Sea" program, May 20.
San Diego Receives 2014 CNO Afloat Safety Award
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS San Diego (LPD 22) added another feather to its cap when Vice Adm. Thomas S. Rowden, commander of Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, presented the crew with the 2014 Chief of Naval Operations Afloat Safety Award.
San Diego Celebrates Health
SAN DIEGO - USS San Diego’s (LPD 22) Health Promotions and Wellness Committee (HPWC) held their annual health fair and blood drive at BAE Systems San Diego Shipyard.
A Homecoming… of Sorts
SAN DIEGO - Chief of Chaplains Rear Adm. Margaret Kibben talks with deck department Sailors during a tour of USS San Diego (LPD 22).
USS San Diego Completes Ammo Offload
SAN DIEGO – Amphibious dock landing ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) completed an ammunition offload while moored pier side at Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach.
San Diego Receives Second Straight Battle “E”
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) was awarded the Battle Effectiveness (Battle “E”) Award for Naval Surface Forces, marking the second consecutive year San Diego has earned the award.
Two Sailors Go Above and Beyond to Mentor
PACIFIC OCEAN - Cryptologic Technician (Collection) 2nd Class Jarreau Moore, far right, and Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Victor Mendez Lopez, second from right, pose with their mentees aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22).
USS San Diego Conducts RAS
RED SEA - Sailors assigned to amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) use a pallet jack to move supplies during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201).
Sailors Participate in Damage Control Drill
GULF OF ADEN - Sailors and Marines participate in pipe patching training during a damage control drill on the forecastle of amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22).
USS San Diego Moved By Operation Pillowcase: Putting Heads At Ease
ARBIAN GULF - Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Stacy Atkins Ricks, from Detroit, Michigan, poses with a handcrafted pillowcase sent by members of the Heads at Ease Pillowcase Project, an organization that makes and mails pillowcases for deployed service members.
USS San Diego Celebrates Navy's Birthday
RED SEA - 'Oh say can you see, by the dawn's early light...' rang over the speakers as crew members stood at attention on the forecastle while the Sailors and Marines of amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego's (LPD 22) choir sang the national anthem. It was the Navy's 239th birthday celebration.
USS San Diego Participates in Med-Den CAP
SULU SEA (NNS) -- A call for healing brought amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) Sailors and 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) Marines to the eastern beaches of Malaysia to assist Malaysian civilian and military medical personnel in the 2014 Medical and Dental Civic Action Program.
3rd Fleet Hosts DSCA Open House
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Defense Support of Civil Authorities (DSCA) partners and stakeholders gathered for a two-day open house at Naval Base San Diego.
USS San Diego Welcomes new Commanding Officer
PACIFIC OCEAN – Capt. John Menoni relieved Capt. William Grotewold as Commanding Officer of amphibious transport ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) during a change of command ceremony at sea.
NASA Visits USS San Diego in Preparation for Space Capsule Recovery
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Senior project managers from NASA managing the Orion spacecraft's Exploration Flight Test (EFT-1) visited San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22), Sept. 12 in preparation for a test to retrieve the Orion space capsule in January off the coast of Southern California.
Underway Replenishment on board USS San Diego (LPD 22)
PACIFIC OCEAN - Capt. John Menoni, executive officer of the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22), observes an underway replenishment alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Henry J. Kaiser (T-AO 187).
Navy Welcomes USS San Diego to the Fleet
SAN DIEGO - Sailors run aboard the newest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) to man the ship and bring her to life during its commissioning ceremony.
San Diego Departs for Homeport, Namesake City
PASCAGOULA, Miss. - After nearly five years of construction, the future USS San Diego (LPD 22) departed Huntington Ingalls shipyard in Pascagoula, Miss., Mar. 15, and began her transit to her future homeport of San Diego.
First Rendition of Morning Colors on board USS San Diego
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (Jan. 4, 2012) - Ensign George Bonebright, left, Electrician's Mate 1st Class Manuel Aponte and Boatswain'sMate 3rd Class Andrew Oliveri, far right, conduct the first rendition of morning colors onboard USS San Diego (LPD 22).
Top Navy Officer Tours PCU San Diego
PASCAGOULA, Miss. - Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert was hosted by Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. leadership during a visit to Ingalls Shipyard and Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) San Diego (LPD 22), Oct. 25.
PCU San Diego (LPD 22) Underway for Builder's Trials
PCU SAN DIEGO, At Sea - Sailors from Precommissioning Unit San Diego (LPD 22) went underway Sept. 28 - Oct. 1 for Builder's Trials. Builder's Trials is the first time during a ship's construction that she gets underway on her own power.
PCD San Diego Sailors Help Community
NATIONAL CITY, CA - Sailors from Precommissioning Detachment (PCD) San Diego (LPD 22) volunteered to clean up the community during the annual Main Street Clean-up.
San Diego is Christened
The amphibious transport dock ship San Diego (LPD 22) was christened on Saturday, June 12, 2010, at the Pascagoula, Miss., shipyard.
Navy to Christen Amphibious Transport Dock Ship San Diego
The amphibious transport dock ship Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) San Diego (LPD 22) is escorted by tugboats from Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding Ingalls shipyard shortly after being launched in Pascagoula, Miss. The sixth San Antonio-class ship will be delivered to the Navy in 2011 and will be homeported in San Diego.
USS San Diego Christening Information
Click on image for more information pertaining to the christening of San Diego (LPD 22) at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 12, 2010 at the Pascagoula, MS shipyard
Future USS San Diego (LPD 22) Launched
PASCAGOULA, Miss. (May 7, 2010) - PCU San Diego (LPD 22) was launched May 7 from Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding's Ingalls shipyard. The launch of the 684-foot ship into the Gulf of Mexico marks an important milestone in the ship's construction process. Named for the city of San Diego and her future homeport, the ship's next major milestone will be christening, scheduled for June. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy of Ron Elias, Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding/RELEASED)