An F/A-18E Super Hornet from the Strike Fighter Squadron 192 World Famous Golden Dragons (VFA-192) lands aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during recent flight ops as part of the Carl Vinson Strike Group's ongoing deployment to the Western Pacific. #3rdFleetForward #FlyNavy
Four F-35C Lightning II's are set to arrive at Naval Air Station, Lemoore and will join the VFA 125 Rough Raiders Home of the F35, a fleet replacement squadron responsible for training the next generation of naval aviators on the aircraft.
"For 75 years, Seabees have been protecting the nation and serving the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps with great pride and dedication." — Rear Adm. Bret Muilenburg during yesterday's ceremony at the U.S. Navy Seabee Museum kicking off a series of anniversary events this year
U.S. Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II fifth generation fighters — which will operate from USS WASP LHD 1 after it is forward deployed to Sasebo, Japan, later this year — arrived at MCAS Iwakuni on Wednesday, bringing advanced capabilities to the Indo-Asia-Pacific. #BlueGreenTeam
USS Topeka (SSN 754), one of four U.S. Navy attack submarines based in Guam and assigned to Commander, Submarine Squadron Fifteen, is visiting Japan in the midst of an ongoing patrol in the Western Pacific.
USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) receives fuel and cargo from USNS Guadalupe (T-AO 200) as USS WAYNE E. MEYER ( DDG 108) also comes alongside the U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler during a recent underway replenishment. #AroundtheFleet
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion Five Seabees move gravel during an ongoing project at a school in Cambodia. Deployed NMCB-5 detachments are conducting various projects around the Pacific while always ready to support operations ranging from combat to disaster relief.
"Littoral combat ships can go places and do things that no other American ships can...enable easy integration with regional navies for both military and humanitarian missions." — Rear Adm. Don Gabrielson, Commander, Logistics Group Western Pacific, Task Force 73
Watch to learn how the concepts of distributed lethality and the new Surface Force Strategy ([ Go.usa.gov Link ] will reinvigorate U.S. Navy sea control and prepare Surface Warriors for current and future challenges.
The kickoff of Carrier Strike Group 1's deployment this week included the departure of USS WAYNE E. MEYER ( DDG 108), joining USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) and USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) en route to the Western Pacific. #AroundtheFleet
As part of Admiral Scott Swift's "Third Fleet Forward" initiative, the recently deployed USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Strike Group will remain under the operational control of Vice Adm. Nora Tyson, Commander, U.S. Third Fleet, even while operating in U.S. 7th Fleet.
Sailors from the Patrol Squadron 10 (VP-10) Red Lancers de-ice a P-8A Poseidon on Thursday. VP-10 and its aircraft are deployed to U.S. 7th Fleet providing anti-submarine warfare and other maritime patrol and reconnaissance capabilities. #AroundtheFleet