YOUR Navy Today – Vietnam, North Arabian Sea, Pacific Ocean

On any given day, in your Navy, our team of more than 600,000 professional Sailors and civilians are working together around the globe to perform our mission: deter aggression and, if deterrence fails, win our Nation’s wars. It is not possible to share every aspect of this global team but, through this blog, we offer you a glimpse of what these men and women do on a daily basis.

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Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) celebrate after successfully mooring at Naval Air Station North Island.

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Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert testifies before the Senate Appropriations Committee, Defense Subcommittee on the Department of the Navy fiscal year 2014 budget.

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The aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) is underway in the North Arabian Sea. Dwight D. Eisenhower is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility promoting maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts and support missions as part of Operation Enduring Freedom.

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An E-2C Hawkeye, top, from the Golden Hawks of Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 112, and a C-2A Greyhound from the Providers of Fleet Logistics Combat Support Squadron (VRC) 30, fly in formation during an air power demonstration above the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

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A tethered TIF-25K aerostat is positioned on the Military Sealift Command high-speed vessel Swift (HSV 2) to be tested and evaluated at sea for use in future Operation Martillo counter transnational organized crime operations while assigned to U.S. 4th Fleet.

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Capt. Paul C. Spedero, executive officer of the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), participates in a small arms shoot on the fantail.

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Sailors pose with members of the Vietnam People’s Navy during a tour of the the guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93)

 

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