Faces of the Fleet


“Faces of the Fleet” takes a look at YOUR Navy operating forward. These images represent the greatest Sailors in the greatest Navy in the world leading from the deck plates, and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your Sailors! Hooyah, Navy!!

Aviation Electrician’s Mate 3rd Class Rachel Roat and Aviation Structural Mechanic 3rd Class Kristina Manawatao observe flight operations aboard aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth Abbate/Released)

Cryptologic Technician (Technical) 1st Class Brian Savary stows chaff aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Tamara Vaughn/Released)

Sonar Technician (Surface) 1st Class Andrew Sorenson, left, and other Sailors stand watch in the sonar control room aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Deven B. King/Released)

Aviation Electrician’€™s Mate 2nd Class Dina Chicas inspects the rotors on an SH-60B Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the €œProud Warriors of Helicopter Anti-submarine Squadron Light (HSL) 42, Det. 7, prior to flight operations aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Deven B. King/Released)

Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) 3rd Class Charles Baldwin and Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) 3rd Class Mitchell Bode clear the launching area for an F/A-18F Super Hornet aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth Abbate/Released)

Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd class Aaron Deskins tightens the transfer unit on an M61A2 20mm Gatling gun in the bomb shop aboard aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Lorenzo J. Burleson/Released)


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