|U.S.-Japan Complete 3JA Exercise
Mine Countermeasures Squadron (MCMRON) 7 staff, Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 5, Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron 14 (HM-14) Detachment 2A, and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) units successfully completed exercise 3JA Nov. 28.
USS San Diego Arrives In Souda Bay, Greece
The San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) and embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived in Souda Bay, Greece, for a scheduled port visit, Nov. 27.
USS Fitzgerald departs Fleet Activities Yokosuka
YOKOSUKA, Japan The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) is towed away from the pier at Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka, Nov. 24, to meet heavy lift transport vessel MV Transshelf.
America ARG Sailors Marines Volunteer
Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) 1st Class Enrico Rabina, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) plays with a dog at the K9 Animal Friends Dog Shelter during a community service project.
America Squadrons participate in Dubai Air Show
Deployed Navy and Marine Corps aviation units from the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) and Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force - Crisis Response - Central Command (SPMAGTF-CR-CC)...
USS Higgins Deployment 2017
Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) transits San Diego Bay as she departs for deployment.
CNO to Destroyer Crew – “I’ve got your back”
EVERETT, Wash. – As part of a fleet visit to the Pacific Northwest, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson spent three hours aboard USS Gridley (DDG 101), Nov. 15, where he told the crew “I’ve got your back.”
USS Higgins to Depart for Deployment
Guided-missile destroyer USS Higgins (DDG 76) will depart San Diego for a regularly scheduled independent deployment to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility on Nov. 20.
Eyes in the Sky
Safety is of the utmost importance while working on any Navy warship. Sailors are trained to work in safe conditions, with proper safety equipment.
Nimitz Navy Counselors Help Guide Careers
Navigating a career in the Navy can seem overwhelming at times. With all of the different options and programs available, it can be difficult for Sailors to know the best choices to make.
Flattened pieces of chicken are prepared on the counter, ready to be transformed. All of the prep work is about to be done.
Damage Control Drills
Damage Controlman 3rd Class Joshua Myers, from Detroit, performs a maintenance check on a fog machine aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Howard (DDG 83).
USS SOMERSET HOLDS CHANGE OF COMMAND
Capt. William Sherrod relieved Capt. Darren Glaser as the commanding officer of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Somerset (LPD 25) during a change of command ceremony aboard the USS Midway museum in San Diego harbor, Nov. 2.
USS Ashland Conducts INSURV Rehearsal Underway
The amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48) conducted a rehearsal for Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV) Nov. 7 as part of preparations for the ship’s official assessment scheduled for May 2018.
Mexican Navy's visit to SMWDC
Commander, Naval Surface and Mine Warfighting Development Center (SMWDC), Rear Adm. John Wade (right), poses for a photo with Capt. Angel San Luis with the Mexican Naval Secretariat at Naval Base San Diego.
Boxer Passes Anti-terrorism/Force Protection Certification
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The multi-purpose amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) completed another combat readiness milestone by completing Anti-Terrorism and Force Protection (AT/FP) certification 1.3 with an overall score of 95.78 percent, Nov. 2.