Admiral Scott Swift is leading a comprehensive review of the facts, circumstances and processes surrounding the recent physiological episodes involving T-45 and F/A-18 aircrew, to include how these issues have been addressed.
Seabees from Amphibious Construction Battalion One (ACB 1) are making the most of Pacific Partnership, helping communities in Malaysia and building important relationships with Malaysian and Japanese counterparts during the disaster response preparedness mission. — via AFN Pacific
The USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Carrier Strike Group and 防衛省 海上自衛隊 (Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force) began an at-sea bilateral exercise today as the strike group continued its northern transit in the Western Pacific.
From airmen supporting USS Nimitz (CVN 68), to large scale exercises, the U.S. Navy and United States Air Force train together knowing that 75 years later the operational environment still depends on joint efforts like the successful execution of the Doolittle Raid.
After 67 consecutive days at sea, USS Somerset (LPD 25) arrived at US Naval Base Guam on Thursday for a port visit and some well-deserved rest and relaxation for the crew and embarked Marines of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit. #AroundtheFleet
Aircraft from the U.S. Navy's only continuously forward-deployed air wing, Carrier Air Wing 5 which operates from Japan and USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) today, fly in formation past Mt. Fuji 10 years ago this month. #ThrowbackThursday
The annual Pacific Partnership mission focuses on building professional relationships needed to effectively respond to disasters in the region, but is also a great opportunity to connect on more personal levels — a skill our U.S. Pacific Fleet Band excels in.
Vice President Mike Pence and his wife, Karen Pence, toured USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and spoke to U.S. and Japanese service members on Wednesday, highlighting the administration's commitment to rebuilding the U.S. military and to its alliances in the region.
Following a nearly 10-month deployment aboard USS CORONADO (LCS 4) that included RIMPAC and operations throughout Southeast Asia, LCS Crew 204 returned home to San Diego from Singapore on Sunday after turning the littoral combat ship over to LCS Crew 203.
USNS Fall River (T-EPF 4) recently arrived in Sarawak on the island of Borneo for the second and main Pacific Partnership mission stop in Malaysia, focused on disaster response preparedness and civil engineering projects.