Surface Archive

  • The U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) is engaged in search and rescue operations, April 17, near the site of Korean passenger ship Sewol that sank […]

    USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) Facts

    The U.S. Navy amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) is engaged in search and rescue operations, April 17, near the site of Korean passenger ship Sewol that sank […]

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  • By Rear Adm. Thomas Rowden Director of Surface Warfare, N96 This past weekend in Bath, Maine, Ann Zumwalt and Mouzetta Zumwalt-Weathers, the daughters of Admiral Elmo Zumwalt, broke two ceremonial […]

    USS Zumwalt: Building the Future

    By Rear Adm. Thomas Rowden Director of Surface Warfare, N96 This past weekend in Bath, Maine, Ann Zumwalt and Mouzetta Zumwalt-Weathers, the daughters of Admiral Elmo Zumwalt, broke two ceremonial […]

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  • The surface community is in the process of standing up a new command later this year dedicated to improving tactical proficiency across all mission areas. The schoolhouse will improve the surface force’s […]

    Surface Warriors Form Elite School

    The surface community is in the process of standing up a new command later this year dedicated to improving tactical proficiency across all mission areas. The schoolhouse will improve the surface force’s […]

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  • Naval leaders, government officials and members of private industry gathered to discuss the surface navy’s future at the 26th Annual Surface Navy Association Symposium in Arlington, Va., Jan. 14-16. This […]

    Surface Navy Association Symposium Videos

    Naval leaders, government officials and members of private industry gathered to discuss the surface navy’s future at the 26th Annual Surface Navy Association Symposium in Arlington, Va., Jan. 14-16. This […]

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  • This week, Navy leadership, Sailors, media and industry are gathered at the annual Surface Navy Association Symposium (SNA) in Crystal City, Virginia. As part of our effort to bring you […]

    Junior Officer Perspective During Surface Navy Association Symposium

    This week, Navy leadership, Sailors, media and industry are gathered at the annual Surface Navy Association Symposium (SNA) in Crystal City, Virginia. As part of our effort to bring you […]

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  • By Rear Adm. Thomas S. Rowden Director, Surface Warfare Division, N96 The progress we have made in understanding and funding manpower shortages, establishing and funding defendable maintenance requirements, stabilizing procurement accounts, […]

    U.S. Surface Navy Priorities Updated

    By Rear Adm. Thomas S. Rowden Director, Surface Warfare Division, N96 The progress we have made in understanding and funding manpower shortages, establishing and funding defendable maintenance requirements, stabilizing procurement accounts, […]

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  • Navy Live streamed the following sessions live from the Surface Navy Association’s 2014 Symposium in Arlington, Va. Click below to listen. Tuesday, January 14 Taking a Fix: The Surface Navy Today […]

    Live Audio from Surface Navy Association 2014 National Symposium

    Navy Live streamed the following sessions live from the Surface Navy Association’s 2014 Symposium in Arlington, Va. Click below to listen. Tuesday, January 14 Taking a Fix: The Surface Navy Today […]

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  • By Capt. Mark Vandroff DDG 51 program officer Program Executive Office, Ships It’s been an exciting year for the Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) program.   The Navy delivered USS Michael […]

    Navy Benefits from Stable DDG 51 Program

    By Capt. Mark Vandroff DDG 51 program officer Program Executive Office, Ships It’s been an exciting year for the Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) program.   The Navy delivered USS Michael […]

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  • By: Vice Adm. Tom Copeman Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet USS Freedom’s (LCS 1) maiden 10-month deployment validated the Navy’s overall concept of operations and provided us with valuable […]

    USS Freedom Deployment a Success

    By: Vice Adm. Tom Copeman Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet USS Freedom’s (LCS 1) maiden 10-month deployment validated the Navy’s overall concept of operations and provided us with valuable […]

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  • By USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) Public Affairs Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group began combined operations with the French navy’s Task Force 473 in the U.S. 5th Fleet area […]

    U.S., French Navies Work Together to Ensure Security, Stability

    By USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) Public Affairs Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group began combined operations with the French navy’s Task Force 473 in the U.S. 5th Fleet area […]

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