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160506-N-JW440-047 ATLANTIC OCEAN (May 6, 2016) Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Corey Goodrich (right) directs a landing craft, air cushion (LCAC) into the well deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1). Wasp is underway with the Wasp Amphibious Ready Group participating in composite training unit exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Rawad Madanat/Released)

Wednesday, May 25, 201605/25/2016

Wasp Completes Composite Training Unit Exercise

Story Number: NNS160524-05 Release Date: 5/24/2016 12:53:00 PM NORFOLK (NNS) — It’s been more than a decade since amphibious assault…

160316-N-NK123-029 ARABIAN GULF (March 16, 2016) Aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN75) recieves cargo during a vertical replenishment with dry cargo ship USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4), not pictured. Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group is deployed in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, maritime security operations, and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jacob Richardson/Released)

Monday, May 2, 201605/02/2016

Navy Announces Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group Will Remain On Station

Story Number: NNS160429-25 Release Date: 4/29/2016 6:20:00 PM From Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group Public Affairs ARABIAN GULF (NNS)…

160422-N-SO730-026 PORTSMOUTH, Va. (April 22, 2016) Rear Adm. Brian "Lex" Luther, commander Carrier Strike Group 2, speaks to the 32nd Under Secretary of the Navy, The Honorable Janine Davidson about the capabilities of USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77). GHWB is currently undergoing its 2015 Planned Incremental Availability Period. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Joe Boggio / Released)

Monday, April 25, 201604/25/2016


PORTSMOUTH, Va. (April 22, 2016) Rear Adm. Brian “Lex” Luther, commander Carrier Strike Group 2, speaks to the 32nd Under…


Monday, April 18, 201604/18/2016

US Navy Ship Encounters Aggressive Russian Aircraft in Baltic Sea

Story Number: NNS160413-20 Release Date: 4/13/2016 3:48:00 PM By Headquarters, United States European Command STUTTGART, Germany (NNS) — A United…

GULF OF OMAN (Nov. 2, 2014) Ships of Commander, Task Group 521 transit in formation during the International Mine Countermeasures Exercise (IMCMEX). With a quarter of the world's navies participating, including 6,500 Sailors from every region, IMCMEX is the largest international naval exercise promoting maritime security and the free-flow of trade through mine countermeasure operations, maritime security operations, and maritime infrastructure protection in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility and throughout the world. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Christopher D. Blachly/Released)

Tuesday, April 5, 201604/05/2016

World’s Largest Maritime Exercise Underway in Middle East

Story Number: NNS160404-18Release Date: 4/4/2016 11:39:00 AM From U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Public Affairs MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) — The…

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Dec. 9, 2015) An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the Screwtops of Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 123 performs an arrested recovery on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Dwight D. Eisenhower and embarked Carrier Air Wing 3 are underway preparing for their upcoming deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Taylor L. Jackson/Released)

Monday, March 21, 201603/21/2016

Mishap Aboard Ike Injures Sailors

Story Number: NNS160318-18 Release Date: 3/18/2016 7:31:00 PM From Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic Public Affairs NORFOLK (NNS) — Eight…

PACIFIC OCEAN (March 8, 2016) U.S. ships from the Boxer and Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Groups are underway with the Dokdo Amphibious Ready Group from the Republic of Korea during Ssang Yong 2016. The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps team are committed to the ROK-U.S. Alliance and conduct exercises regularly to ensure interoperability and maintain strong working relationships to support the sovereignty of the Republic of Korea.  Ssang Yong familiarizes American armed forces with the Korean peninsula and builds upon the strong preexisting relationship between the two militaries. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Darien J. Bjorndal/ Released)

Thursday, March 10, 201603/10/2016

Boxer ARG, 13th MEU Join ROK Forces in Ssang Yong 2016

Story Number: NNS160309-03 Release Date: 3/9/2016 8:56:00 AM By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Matthew Jackson, USS Boxer (LHD 4)…


Friday, March 4, 201603/04/2016

President Obama Presents Medal of Honor to Navy SEAL for Rescuing Taliban Hostage

Story Number: NNS160229-17 Release Date: 2/29/2016 2:38:00 PM By April Grant, Navy Office of Information WASHINGTON (NNS) — On Feb.…

SAN DIEGO (Feb. 19, 2016) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson delivers remarks during the Armed Forces Communication and Electronics Association-U.S. Naval Institute (AFCEA/USNI) West 2016. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Nathan Laird/Released)

Thursday, February 25, 201602/25/2016

CNO, MCPON Engage Norfolk Sailors

Story Number: NNS160224-21 Release Date: 2/24/2016 11:09:00 PM From Chief of Naval Operations Public Affairs NORFOLK (NNS) — Chief of…

SUVA, Fiji (Feb. 10, 2016) The guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110) transits Suva Harbor as the ship pulls into Suva, Fiji for a scheduled port visit. Providing a combat-ready force to protect collective maritime interests, Lawrence, commanded by Cmdr. Walter C. Mainor and assigned to the Stennis strike group, is operating as part of the Great Green Fleet on a regularly scheduled Western Pacific Deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Janie Baird/Released)

Wednesday, February 17, 201602/17/2016

USS William P Lawrence, First US Navy Warship to Visit Fiji in 10 Years

Story Number: NNS160216-2 Release Date: 2/16/2016 3:32:00 PM By Lt. j. g. Jane M. Baird, USS William P. Lawrence Public…