Sailing Directions Archive

  • By Vice Adm. Tom Rowden  Commander U.S. Naval Surface Forces Earlier this month in the U.S. Naval Institute’s “Proceedings Magazine,” Rear Admirals Pete Fanta and Pete Gumataotao and I introduced the idea of “Distributed Lethality,” and then we followed […]

    Distributed Lethality: The Beginning of the Beginning

    By Vice Adm. Tom Rowden  Commander U.S. Naval Surface Forces Earlier this month in the U.S. Naval Institute’s “Proceedings Magazine,” Rear Admirals Pete Fanta and Pete Gumataotao and I introduced the idea of “Distributed Lethality,” and then we followed […]

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  • At the time this blog is posted, most people in the United States are busy readying themselves for a well-deserved evening of revelry ringing in the New Year. They are […]

    Fire at Will for New Year’s Day

    At the time this blog is posted, most people in the United States are busy readying themselves for a well-deserved evening of revelry ringing in the New Year. They are […]

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  • You’re Definitely Going To Want To Push Play On This!! Our TOP YouTube Videos of 2014:    5. F-35C Completes First Arrested Landing aboard Aircraft Carrier #2 172,780 views The Navy made aviation […]

    Top U.S. Navy Videos of 2014

    You’re Definitely Going To Want To Push Play On This!! Our TOP YouTube Videos of 2014:    5. F-35C Completes First Arrested Landing aboard Aircraft Carrier #2 172,780 views The Navy made aviation […]

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  •  TOP PHOTOS of 2014: We posted them to Facebook and Instagram. You liked them. Here they are!     10. LCSs Underway 9. USS Donald Cook in the Black Sea 8. […]

    Top U.S. Navy Photos of 2014

     TOP PHOTOS of 2014: We posted them to Facebook and Instagram. You liked them. Here they are!     10. LCSs Underway 9. USS Donald Cook in the Black Sea 8. […]

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  • By Capt Ted Zobel Program Manager for Surface Combatant Modernization Operating as integral players in global maritime security while engaging in air, undersea, surface, strike and ballistic missile defense (BMD), […]

    DDG Modernization

    By Capt Ted Zobel Program Manager for Surface Combatant Modernization Operating as integral players in global maritime security while engaging in air, undersea, surface, strike and ballistic missile defense (BMD), […]

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  • By Captain Timothy L. Schorr Commodore, Amphibious Squadron Eight Greetings from Amphibious Squadron 8! After months of hard work and preparation, the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group is ready to […]

    Iwo Jima ARG Ready to Answer Call

    By Captain Timothy L. Schorr Commodore, Amphibious Squadron Eight Greetings from Amphibious Squadron 8! After months of hard work and preparation, the Iwo Jima Amphibious Ready Group is ready to […]

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  • By Adm. Michelle Howard Vice Chief of Naval Operations Shipmates, I want to provide you a follow-up from my last blog in September where I highlighted the importance of the […]

    V38 Blog: RAND Military Workplace Study Follow-up

    By Adm. Michelle Howard Vice Chief of Naval Operations Shipmates, I want to provide you a follow-up from my last blog in September where I highlighted the importance of the […]

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  • The Navy made aviation history Nov. 3 as an F-35C Lightning II carrier variant Joint Strike Fighter conducted its first arrested landing aboard an aircraft carrier off the coast of […]

    F-35C Completes First Arrested Landing Aboard Aircraft Carrier

    The Navy made aviation history Nov. 3 as an F-35C Lightning II carrier variant Joint Strike Fighter conducted its first arrested landing aboard an aircraft carrier off the coast of […]

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  • By Vice Adm. John Miller Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/U.S. Fifth Fleet Navies from more than 40 nations spanning six continents are now training together throughout the Middle East […]

    More than 40 Nations Unite to Protect Global Commons from Mines

    By Vice Adm. John Miller Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/U.S. Fifth Fleet Navies from more than 40 nations spanning six continents are now training together throughout the Middle East […]

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  • By Rear Adm. Lisa Franchetti Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Korea/Navy Region Korea/Task Force 78 Since the conclusion of World War II, mine strikes have seriously damaged or sunk 15 U.S. […]

    Ready Alliance in Korea by Enhancing Partnerships in Mine Warfare

    By Rear Adm. Lisa Franchetti Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Korea/Navy Region Korea/Task Force 78 Since the conclusion of World War II, mine strikes have seriously damaged or sunk 15 U.S. […]

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