USS MILIUS (DDG 69) departed San Diego on Friday, officially beginning its transition to join U.S. 7th Fleet's Forward Deployed Naval Forces in Japan, bringing technologically advanced capabilities to the Indo-Pacific region.
Senior enlisted U.S. Navy leaders from around the Pacific and U.S. 7th Fleet gathered in Yokosuka last week for the Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy's Executive Leadership Symposium, focused on improving the readiness and effectiveness of Sailors and fleet operations.
Welcome to the fleet USS Portland - LPD 27!
The U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Brunswick (T-EPF 6) arrived in Tawau, Malaysia, on Saturday for the embarked Pacific Partnership team's third stop of the 2018 mission.
During 37 years of service, USS Bremerton (SSN 698) completed 17 deployments while performing missions vital to national security and developing maritime partnerships throughout the Indo-Pacific region. — via COMSUBPAC
The future USS Portland - LPD 27 is set to be commissioned in Portland, Oregon, tomorrow.
USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) met an inter-deployment training cycle milestone this week with high marks on graded drills at sea in areas ranging from damage control to flight deck operations proficiency.
USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) returned home to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam today following a deployment to the Western Pacific as part of the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Carrier Strike Group.
USS MILIUS (DDG 69) is set to depart San Diego this week to join U.S. 7th Fleet's Forward Deployed Naval Forces in Japan.
USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) departed Sasebo on Wednesday, bound for San Diego after six years forward deployed to Japan and relief by USS WASP LHD 1 as the Amphibious Force SEVENTH Fleet flagship.
During Surface Warfare Advanced Tactical Training, USS Mobile Bay (CG 53), USS Stockdale (DDG 106), USS Spruance (DDG 111) and their associated helicopter dets are focused on sharpening warfighting skills before integrated phase training with the carrier strike group.
Commander, Naval Surface Group Western Pacific has been officially established in Japan to oversee forward-deployed U.S. Navy surface ship maintenance, training and certification.
The future USS Portland - LPD 27, the U.S. Navy's 11th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship, is set to join our fleet after being commissioned in its namesake city this Saturday. — via Surface Warriors
USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) transits through Philippines waters on Monday following a recent port visit to Manila with USS Theodore Roosevelt as part of the carrier strike group's ongoing deployment in the region. #AroundtheFleet
USNS MERCY T-AH 19 arrived in Port Kelang, Malaysia, on Monday as the humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness mission Pacific Partnership continues.
The Palau phase of Pacific Partnership 2018 wrapped up on Saturday after numerous projects and exchanges with military personnel from the U.S., United Kingdom, Japan and Australia as part of the humanitarian assistance and disaster response preparedness mission.
From San Diego to the South China Sea — and Vietnam to the Philippines — watch for highlights of USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)'s just completed deployment to the Indo-Pacific region. #3rdFleetForward
“This visit helps to demonstrate the continuing commitment the U.S. has to our long-standing and important relationship with Canada.” — Cmdr. Ben Miller, USS Pearl Harbor commanding officer
USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and USS WAYNE E. MEYER ( DDG 108) returned home to San Diego today following a deployment to the Indo-Pacific region.
USNS MERCY T-AH 19 wrapped up its first mission stop of Pacific Partnership 2018 after two weeks of activities focused on building relationships, along with humanitarian assistance and disaster response capabilities.
WWII Ship USS Helena Latest RV Petrel Discovery
Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul G. Allen expedition crew on RV Petrel reports they have located the wreck of USS Helena (CL 50). The St. Louis-class cruiser lost in World War II appears to be a little more than 2,800 feet below the surface, resting on the floor of the New Georgia Sound off the coast of the Solomon Islands. USS Helena's World War II service began at Pearl Harbor and ended in a heroic and determined rescue seemingly too dramatic to be true. Learn more here: http://usnhistory.navylive.dodlive.mil/2018/04/06/uss-helena-cl-50-ready-willing-and-valiant/Posted by Naval History & Heritage Command on Wednesday, April 11, 2018
“The Philippines has long been a part of U.S. Navy history, and we look forward to continuing that valued relationship and partnership.” — Rear Adm. Steve Koehler, commander of Carrier Strike Group 9 on the visit of USS Theodore Roosevelt and USS Bunker Hill (CG 52)