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.
A landing craft air cushion (LCAC) assigned to Amphibious Squadron (PHIBRON) 5 enters the well deck of the USS San Diego (LPD 22) during a composite training unit exercise off the coast of San Diego.
An F/A-18E Super Hornet from the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 prepares to launch from the flight deck USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).
The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) transits the Mediterranean Sea.
USS Mount Whitney (LCC-20) is anchored off the coast of Menorca, Spain during the Strike Force NATO exercise Trident Jaguar.
An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter with Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 3 lifts off from Camp Pendleton, Calif., to assist the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.
USS Nitze (DDG 94) fires its MK-45 5-inch/54-caliber lightweight gun during a pre-aim calibration fire.