“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!
The 2018 Armed Forces Insurance Navy Spouse of the Year Brian Alvarado, right center, married to Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class Matthew Alvarado, left center, is recognized by Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson, left, and his wife Dana Richardson during the USO-Metro 36th Annual Awards Dinner in Washington, D.C. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Elliott Fabrizio/Released)
Aviation Structural Mechanic Airman Javier Perez, from Sabana Grande, Puerto Rico, performs a daily turnaround inspection on a MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to the “Chargers” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 14, aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Apprentice Joshua Leonard/Released)
Operations Specialist 3rd Class Neil Wierboski, a native of Hawley, Philadelphia, assigned to Coastal Riverine Squadron (CRS) 3 prepares the unmamned aerial vehicle for launch aboard MKVI patrol boats during unit level training conducted by Coastal Riverine Group (CRG) 1 Training and Evaluation Unit. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Boatswain’s Mate Nelson Doromal Jr/Released)
Naval Aircrewman (Operator) 2nd Class John Ferguson, assigned to the “Skinny Dragons” of Patrol Squadron (VP) 4, explains the systems used during a search and rescue operation onboard a P-8A Poseidon aircraft to Lt. Cmdr. Oscar Johanes, a pilot in the Indonesian navy and head of the air section for Multinational Exercise Komodo (MNEK) 2018. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Juan S. Sua/Released)
Aviation Machinist Mate 3rd Class Damaskis Myers, from Houston, Texas, conducts maintenance on a propeller assigned to an E-2C Hawkeye, assigned to the “Wallbangers” of Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 117, aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David A. Brandenburg/Released)
Cmdr. Janet Days, commanding officer of USS McFaul (DDG 74) delivers her remarks during the 20th anniversary of the ship’s commissioning ceremony aboard the USS McFaul at Naval Station Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, May 4. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Rob Rupp (Released)
Sailors assigned to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) secure a Mark 46 Mod 5A torpedo during an ammunition onload evolution aboard the ship. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class William McCann/Released)
Rear Adm. Stephen C. Evans, left, commander of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 2, greets Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson upon his arrival to the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Sean Hurt/Released)
The U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard drill team performs at Robinson High School before a public concert in support of Tampa Bay Navy Week. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Logan C. Kellums/Released)
Lt. Yibo Chen, right, trains Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Dustin Fulton on how to perform an ultrasound on Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Binod Gurung during a radiology mass casualty drill aboard the U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) in support of Comfort Exercise (COMFEX) 2018. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jonathan Clay/Released)
Yokosuka opens its gates to 150 Japanese residents for a tour of the installation’s historical sites. Highlights of the tour, co-sponsored by the City of Yokosuka, includes visits to dry docks built in the late 1800s and a question and answer session with U.S. Navy Sailors. (U.S. Navy photo by Kristina Doss/Released by Fleet Activities Public Affairs)
Gunner’s Mate Seaman Erica Nohelani Ponce, left, from Ewa Beach, Hawaii, and Electronics Technician 2nd Class Nicole Demarest, from Memphis, Tennessee, conduct morning colors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Donald Cook (DDG 75). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Alyssa Weeks / Released)
Chief Quartermaster Dani Higinio, center, gives training on the bridge of the Harpers Ferry-class dock landing ship USS Oak Hill (LSD 51). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jessica L. Dowell/Released)
Sailors proudly serve around the world in a variety of ways. Tell us which photo grabs your interest.