March 14, 2014Posted in: Your Navy TODAY
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.
USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) operates in the Atlantic Ocean while conducting sea trials.
Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Elizabeth Blasco directs a CH-53 Super Stallion onto the flight deck of USS Bataan (LHD 5) in the Aegean Sea.
Cmdr. Andrew Biehn, right, commanding officer of USS Truxtun (DDG 103), and Cmdr. Andrew Bates, executive officer of Truxtun, salute the Romanian navy frigate ROS Regina Maria (F 222) during a multilateral exercise with Romania and Bulgaria.
A Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) enters the well deck of USS Ashland (LSD 48) in the East China Sea.
An F/A-18F Super Hornet attached to the “Fighting Black Lions” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 213 prepares to launch from USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77).
USS McCampbell (DDG 85) transits the Western Pacific Ocean.
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