“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.
Sailors participate in the cross deck pendant swap during flight deck Olympics aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).
The crew of the guided-missile frigate USS Robert G. Bradley (FFG 49) depart the ship for the final time during the ship’s decommissioning ceremony on Naval Station Mayport.
Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Alexander Mohney secures an outrigger aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mason (DDG 87).
Lt. Jason Jeanpierre looks through the big eyes aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55) while in transit to Faslane, Scotland.
Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Nick Hoover, assigned to Patrol Squadron (VP) 16, collects fuel samples from a P-8A Poseidon aircraft prior to a training mission with patrol aircraft from the Republic of Korea navy.
Sonar Technician (Surface) 3rd Class Andrew Swartwout, assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61), sands a knife-edge during topside preservation.
Naval Air Facility Atsugi Command Master Chief Michael Wilkins, center, cuts a cake with Command Master Chief Jason Eckard, of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5, left, and Chief Julius Olguin, of Naval Security Force Atsugi, representing the oldest and youngest members of the Chief Petty Officers’ Mess present, during a Chief Petty Officers’ birthday celebration at Naval Air Facility Atsugi.
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