Aviation Machinist's Mate 1st Class Robert Garcia, from Calexico, Calif., assigned to the Kestrels of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 137, performs maintenance on an engine hatch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).
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 Machinist’s Mate 1st Class Robert Garcia, from Calexico, Calif., assigned to the Kestrels of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 137, performs maintenance on an engine hatch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).
Aviation Structural Mechanic 2nd Class Justin Klippert, assigned to the Gunslingers of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 105, performs maintenance on an F/A-18E Super Hornet in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).
Steelworker 2nd Class Ken Bucker and Builder 3rd Class Jason Carnicle, assigned to Construction Battalion Maintenance Unit (CBMU) 303, drill plywood for the construction of the Heritage Park Sanitary Facility at Naval Air Station North Island.
Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) Airman Sean Phillips paints the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).
Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) 1st Class Fred Spaulding inspects a fuel sample while refueling the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stout (DDG 55) during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Leroy Grumman (T-AO 195).
Personnel Specialist 2nd Class Andrew Bradford, from Pensacola, Fla., shows a boy living at the Bikoen Orphanage how to put together a remote controlled toy.
Seaman Patrick David, right, trains Seaman Bronson Bebee on the duties of a master helmsman in the pilot house of the forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89).
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