“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!
Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) maneuver a rigid-hull inflatable boat alongside the Spanish navy air defense frigate Mendez Nunez (F104) as the ships participate in a smart defense exercise (SMARTEX) led by Spain. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ryan U. Kledzik/Released)
Airman Gabriela Vazquez inspects the clarity of a JP-5 fuel sample aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) during a scheduled deployment with the Essex Amphibious Ready Group and 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit. (U.S Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Matthew Freeman/Released)
Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Christian Winey, from Ludington, Mich., lifts a patient with simulated injuries on a stretcher at a Comite Permanente de Contingencias (COPECO) facility as part of a mass casualty drill with Honduran emergency response medical personnel during Southern Partnership Station 2018. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Katie Cox/Released)
The crew of the Virginia-class fast-attack submarine USS Indiana (SSN 789) stand at parade rest after bringing the ship to life during the boat’s commissioning ceremony. (U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Mass Communication Specialist Leah Stiles/Released)
Naval Aircrewman (Helicopter) 2nd Class Tanner Brown, from Prescott Valley, Ariz., assigned to the Wildcards of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 23, maintains communication with the pilot of an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter during a vertical replenishment with the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Gavin Shields/Released)
Sailors march inside Midway Ceremonial Drill Hall during their pass-in-review graduation ceremony at Recruit Training Command. (U.S. Navy photo by Communication Specialist 2nd Class Spencer Fling/Released)
Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) 3rd Class Justin Schowalter monitors the flight deck during flight operations aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Thomas Gooley/Released)
Boatswains Mate 2nd Class James Bennett, from Jackson, Miss., signals line handlers in the well deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) during well deck operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Cosmo Walrath/Released)
Electrician’s Mate 2nd Class Mariegold Aloria performs a safety check on a cord in the electrical tool issue shop aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Sean Elliott/Released)
Sailors assigned to hose teams simulate fighting a fire during a general quarters drill aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Sophie A. Pinkham/Released)
Yeoman Seaman Karina Ibarra, attached to the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), attends a candle light vigil in observance of Suicide Prevention month. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Patrick Semales/Released)
Construction Electrician 2nd Class Corinna Wentz, a communications instructor assigned to Naval Construction Group (NCG) 1, sets up a satellite communications antenna for a demonstration of the Mobile User Objective System (MUOS) Wideband Code Division Multiple Access capability (WCDMA). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Samuel Souvannason/Released)
Sailors proudly serve around the world in a variety of ways. Tell us which photo grabs your interest.