|Preble Legacy Sustained Forward Presence
USS Preble (DDG 88) is one of our Hawaii-based warships now forward deployed to the Indo-Pacific. Like our other surface warships homeported in Pearl Harbor, Sailors aboard Preble demonstrate integrity, accountability, initiative and toughness.
Rushmore Concludes Iron Fist 2018
The Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47), with elements from 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit and the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force, concluded exercise Iron Fist 2018 off the coast of Southern California, Feb. 7.
USS Warrior Holds Change of Command Ceremony
SASEBO, Japan - Lt. Cmdr. William Carroll (left), from Lusby, Md., salutes Lt. Cmdr. Benjamin Pearlswig (right), from Turner, Ore., during a change of command ceremony. Pearlswig relieved Carroll as commanding officer of the Avenger-class mine countermeasures ship USS Warrior (MCM 10) during the ceremony.
New Commander for Destroyer Squadron Nine
EVERETT, Wash. (NNS) – Capt. Kyle J. Colton relieved Capt. Douglas W. Kunzman as commander, Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 9 during a change of command ceremony Feb. 9 aboard Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG-100) at Naval Station Everett.
SMWDC Leads LCS Tactical Action Working Group 2.0
MAYPORT, Fla. (NNS) -- Naval Surface and Mine Warfighting Development Center (SMWDC) convened the second in a series of quarterly Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Tactical Action Working Groups (TAWG) 2.0 at Naval Station Mayport, Florida, Jan. 30-31.
USS Rushmore concludes exercise Iron Fist 2018
SAN DIEGO - The Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47), with elements from 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit and the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force, concluded exercise Iron Fist 2018 off the coast of Southern California, Feb. 7.
Dewey Sterett Depart San Diego for Indo-Asia-Pacific
PACIFIC OCEAN – Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Dewey (DDG 105) and USS Sterett (DDG 104) departed their homeport of Naval Base San Diego for a scheduled deployment to conduct operations in the Indo-Asia-Pacific Region, Feb. 6.
Sterett Returns to San Diego for Repairs
SAN DIEGO – Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) experienced an engineering casualty and returned to San Diego to assess the casualty, Feb. 7.
Dewey, Sterett depart San Diego for Indo-Pacific
Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Dewey (DDG 105) and USS Sterett (DDG 104) will depart their homeport of Naval Base San Diego for a scheduled deployment to conduct operations in the Indo-Pacific Region, Feb. 6.
USS America 15th MEU Return from Deployment
The amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), as part of the America Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), and embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) returned home to San Diego, Feb. 2.
USS San Diego 15th MEU Return from Deployment
SAN DIEGO (NNS) The amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22), with the embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), returned to their homeport and namesake city, San Diego, Feb. 2
WARFARE TACTICS INSTRUCTOR: A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY FOR JUNIOR OFFICERS
Rapid technological advancements and the re-emergence of near peer competition require that we continue to invest in high end tools – platforms, weaponry, and sensors. Equally important are the tactics to employ them and the associated training investment we must make in today’s warfighters and future leaders in the Surface Warfare Officer (SWO) cadre.
USS Mustin Arrives in Otaru Japan
OTARU, Japan (NNS) – The forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) arrived for its third port visit to Otaru, Japan, Feb. 2.
Navy to Commission Littoral Combat Ship Omaha
WASHINGTON - The Navy will commission its newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Omaha (LCS 12), during a 10 a.m. PST ceremony (watch it live) Saturday, Feb. 3, at the Broadway pier in San Diego.