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.
SAN DIEGO: USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) approaches Point Loma, Calif., as she enters San Diego bay. Ronald Reagan is transiting to its homeport at Naval Base Coronado.
HAIFA, Israel: Logistics Specialist 3rd Class Frederick Beltran, assigned to USS Ramage (DDG 61), reaches for the national ensign as the ship shifts colors during the ship’s departure from Haifa, Israel.
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: The aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) transits the Strait of Gibraltar.
DA NANG, Vietnam: Chief Musician Danny McGowan, left, and Musician 3rd Class Mark Lame sing with a child at the Hoa Mai Orphanage during a community service event held in support of Naval Engagement Activity (NEA) Vietnam.
KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii: A CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter from Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 463 launches from the flight deck of USS Anchorage (LPD 23) during deck landing qualifications.
PASCAGOULA, Miss.: More than 900 Sailors and Marines assigned to the amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) America (LHA 6) march to the ship to take custody of it.
ARABIAN SEA: The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Big Horn (T-AO 198) turns starboard behind the guided-missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea (CG 58).
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