Seattle Seafair Fleet Week 2017 draws to a close
San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) and Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) departed the Port of Seattle Aug. 7, bringing the 68th annual Seafair Fleet Week to a close.
USS Anchorage Hosts Naturalization Ceremony
SEATTLE – San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) hosted a naturalization ceremony as part of the 68th Annual Seafair Fleet Week in the Port of Seattle.
USS Anchorage Holds Change of Command
SAN DIEGO – Capt. Dennis Jacko relieved Capt. Harold Workman as commanding officer of San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) during a ceremony at Naval Base San Diego on July 10.
USS Anchorage Open to the Public
The amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) is scheduled to be open for public visits at Broadway Pier, Feb. 17 and 18.
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.
SAN DIEGO - The amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) transits San Diego Harbor in preparation for its maiden deployment.
Anchorage Completes 3rd NASA Testing
PACIFIC OCEAN - Navy Divers, assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit(EODMU) 11, Mobile Dive and Salvage Company 11-7, assist Sailors from the amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) in the retrieval of the forward bay cover during the fourth underway recovery test (URT-4) for the NASA Orion Program.
Anchorage Conducts Change of Command Ceremony
SAN DIEGO - Capt. Michael McKenna relieved Cmdr. Joel Stewart as Commanding Officer aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) during a change of command ceremony.
Anchorage Arrives in Los Angeles
SAN PEDRO, Calif. (NNS) -- San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) arrived in Los Angeles for L.A. Navy Days on a scheduled port visit.
Midshipmen Conducts Summer Training On Board Anchorage
USS ANCHORAGE, At Sea (NNS) -- Eight Navy Reserves Officer Training Corps (NROTC) midshipmen joined the crew of amphibious platform dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) to learn and to experience firsthand shipboard life .
Marines Conduct MCMAP Training Aboard Anchorage
USS ANCHORAGE, At Sea (NNS) -- Marines from 7th Engineer Support Battalion aboard amphibious platform dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) make sea time into a unique training environment with the Marine Corps Martial Arts Program (MCMAP).
Anchorage departs for NASA testing
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23) departed Naval Base San Diego to conduct the second Underway Recovery Test (URT-2) for NASA’s Orion Program.
USS Anchorage Achieves Training Goals, Returns Home
SAN DIEGO – San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) arrived in her homeport of San Diego, April 18, after disembarking Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force (SPMAGTF), ASEAN, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force (MEF).
USS Anchorage Departs Pearl Harbor, Leaves Impression
While in port, the crew was able to conduct training, strengthen community relations, and host the U.S. Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel, and other defense ministers from the Association of Southeastern Asian Nations during part of their defense forum.
Underway Replenishment on USS Anchorage
SAN DIEGO - Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Bandy Dasilma, assigned to Deck department aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock USS Anchorage (LPD 23), oversees an underway replenishment at sea drill during a ship's fast cruise.
Anchorage Completes Transit to Namesake City for Commissioning
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The future San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) moored pierside, May 1, at the Port of Anchorage in her namesake city during a welcome ceremony hosted by officials from the Municipality of Anchorage.
Anchorage Holds First Change of Command
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The future USS Anchorage (LPD 23) held its first change of command ceremony in the well deck of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock April 18.
Anchorage Hosts Native Alaskan NJROTC Cadets
SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Cadets from the Service High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (NJROTC) in Anchorage, Alaska, visited the future USS Anchorage (LPD 23) as part of a senior cadet trip.
USS Anchorage Visits NSWC Port Hueneme
PORT HUENEME, Calif. - Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC)Port Hueneme recently completed a week-long combat system assessment and air defense rehearsal training for USS Anchorage (LPD 23), NAVSEA announced.
Anchorage Sailors 'Tap Out' With Program Founder
PORT HUENEME, Calif. - Tapout XT program creator Mike Karpenko hosted a special physical training session with Sailors assigned to the Pre-Commissioning Unit Anchorage (LPD 23) on the ship's flight deck.
PCU Anchorage announces CPO selectees for FY2013
AVONDALE, La. - Sailors assigned to PCU Anchorage stand before their shipmates after it was announced they were Chief Petty Officer selectees for FY2013 during an all hands call at the Huntington Ingalls Industries Avondale shipyard helo pad.
Anchorage (LPD 23) Pushed Onto Dry Dock
Anchorage (LPD 23), the seventh San-Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship being built by NGSB-GC, was successfully translated over two positions and into the big floating dry dock recently at Avondale in preparation for its mid-February launch.
Keel Laid for Future USS Anchorage
Shipyard workers at Northrop Grumman Ship Systems' (NGSS) Avondale Operations laid the keel for the future USS Anchorage (LPD 23) during a brief ceremony Sept. 24 at the shipyard in the New Orleans area.