|Miller takes command of USS New Orleans
Capt. Kenneth A. Strong turned over command of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship to Capt. P. Scott Miller during a ceremony held aboard the ship’s flight deck.
Command of amphibious assault ship USS Wasp changes hands
SUBIC BAY, Philippines - The amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1) held a change of command ceremony April 13 in Subic Bay. Capt. Christopher Herr relieved Capt. Colby Howard, who had previously taken command of Wasp on Dec. 13, 2017.
Preble Completes Cooperative Deployment with HMAS Melbourne
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88), completed a cooperative deployment with the Royal Australian Navy Adelaide-class guided-missile frigate HMAS Melbourne (FFG 05) in the Philippine Sea on Friday, April 19.
USS Fitzgerald Leaves Dry Dock Continues Repairs Pierside in Pascagoula
The guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) took another step toward returning to the fleet as a fully ready, combat-capable ship. The ship achieved a milestone in its complex repair and restoration as it successfully launched and moored pier-side at Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) - Ingalls Shipbuilding shipyard, April 16.
Stockdale Celebrates CPOs’ 126th Birthday
Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) celebrated the 126th birthday of the chief petty officer (CPO), April 1.Sailors gathered on the mess decks for a presentation on the history of chief petty officers followed by a cake cutting ceremony.
Thai Cuisine Spices Up Blue Ridge
A group of culinary specialists aboard U.S. 7th Fleet Flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) learned a little bit about Thai culture April 6, participating in a joint cooking seminar held with professional Thai chefs during a port call to Laem Chabang, Thailand.
CNSP Celebrates 126th Chief Petty Officer Birthday
NAVAL AMPHIBIOUS BASE CORONADO (April 2, 2019) -- The Chief’s Mess at Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S Pacific Fleet (CNSP) celebrated the 126th birthday of Navy chief petty officers (CPO), April 2.
HSC-25 evacuates cruise passenger fights fire on Nimitz Hill
ANDERSEN AIR BASE, Guam (March 29, 2019) – Sailors from the Guam-based “Island Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 provided emergency medical lift for a cruise passenger in distress then assisted with firefighting efforts March 28.
Stockdale Celebrates Women’s History Month
ARABIAN GULF – Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) honored women throughout history with a presentation and cake cutting ceremony, March 30.
USS Decatur returns home from deployment
SAN DIEGO - The guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) returned to San Diego April 1, following a deployment to the U.S. 7th Fleet and 5th Fleet areas of operation.
USS Mobile Bay Sailors Volunteer in UAE
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – U.S. Navy Sailors from the guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) volunteered at the Al Noor Center for Children with Special Needs in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 26.