“Faces of the Fleet” is a collection of images of Sailors serving our country in the greatest and most technologically advanced Navy in the world. These fine men and women are leading from the deck plates and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your Sailors! GO NAVY!
MANILA, Philippines (Mar. 7, 2018) Sailors, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), package relief supplies during a community relations project to support evacuees of the recent Mayon Volcano eruption. Bonhomme Richard is in Manila to strengthen relations with Philippine partners while operating in the Indo-Pacific region as part of a regularly scheduled patrol and provides a rapid-response capability in the event of a regional contingency or natural disaster. (U.S. Navy video by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class William Sykes/Released)
A Sailor assigned to the Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Hartford (SSN 768) mans the sail after the boat surfaces through the ice cover March 10, 2018 in support of Ice Exercise (ICEX) 2018. ICEX 2018 is a five-week exercise that allows the Navy to assess its operational readiness in the Arctic, increase experience in the region, advance understanding of the Arctic environment, and continue to develop relationships with other services, allies and partner organizations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication 2nd Class Micheal H. Lee/Released)
Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Jessica Baldwin rings bells to mark the time aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Michael Hogan/Released)
Fire Controlman 2nd Class Vincent Scudieri, left, and Fire Controlman 2nd Class Arthur Chu man the remote operator console on the bridge of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58) during a general quarters drill, March 9, 2018. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kallysta Castillo)
Chief Boatswain’s Mate Martin Clark, command training team lead assigned to Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 11, High Value Unit (HVU) Pacific Northwest, and Chief Boatswain’s Mate Kalis Fells, assigned to Coastal Riverine Group (CRG) 1’s Training and Evaluation Unit, review the drill guide during navigational check rides during a mid-cycle inspection. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Boatswain’s Mate Nelson Doromal/Released)
Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Elijah Smith, from Austin, Texas, brazes a pipe for training on the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) during MultiSail 2018. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Sarah Myers/Released)
Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Sean Aldan, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6), attaches cargo cables to ordnance on the flight deck. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Vance Hand/Released)
Musician 1st Class Jonathan Yanik performs during a U.S. Navy Band concert at the University of Missouri St. Louis in St. Louis. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Musician Adam Grimm/Released)
Seaman Andrew Kiley takes navigation readings aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) as the ship transits the Strait of Gibraltar, Feb. 28, 2018. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class David Holmes/Released)
Vietnamese chefs teach Sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) how to prepare local dishes during a community service event in Da Nang, Vietnam. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tom Tonthat/Released)
Ensign Nancy Smith, from Asheville, North Carolina, uses the bridge-to-bridge radio aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) to speak with a marine patrol craft during Multisail 18. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Benjamin Dobbs/Released)
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