“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 Boatswain’s Mate Handling 3rd Class Joe Montez and Aviation Boatswain’s Mate Handling 3rd Class Elizabeth Mongkhonvilay return from shifting colors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class George M. Bell/Released)
Quartermaster 3rd Class Larissa Mejia Castillo assumes her post as the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) departs Subic Bay, Republic of the Philippines after a port visit. Stockdale is transiting of the western Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Hooper/Released)
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert shares a humorous analogy about his gift and how it will assist Crown Prince Salaman bin Abdulaziz’s vision of the future of his country as he leads it forward as the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Feb. 10, 2013. Greenert visited state and military officials during a counterpart visit to Saudi Arabia to promote continued U.S. support. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Peter D. Lawlor/Released)
Sailors participate in flight deck barricade drills aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), Feb. 11, 2013. Carl Vinson is underway conducting Precision Approach Landing System (PALS) and flight deck certifications. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Timothy Hazel/Released)
Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical) 2nd Class James Doerner, assigned to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53), assumes a ready-to-fire position aboard a rigid-hull inflatable boat during a visit, board, search and seizure exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Armando Gonzales/Released)
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