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Celebrating Seabee’s 74th Anniversary

By Rear Adm. Bret Muilenburg Commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Chief of Engineers This year we celebrate the 74th anniversary of the establishment of the Seabees. During World War II the Seabees were established and performed now legendary deeds in both the Atlantic and Pacific Theaters of Operation. Seventy-four years …

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NCHB ONE Seabee to Return to the South Pole for 5th Time

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (January 06, 2016) Navy Expeditionary Logistics Support Group (NAVELSG) provides expeditionary logistics capability for the Navy and joint service customers. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Edward Kessler/Released)

Sailors assigned to Navy Cargo Handling Battalion ONE (NCHB 1) are preparing to deploy to Antarctica in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP), the nation’s research program on the southernmost continent, which is managed by the National Science Foundation (NSF). One of those Sailors deploying soon is Chief Equipment …

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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Pacific Ocean, North Arabian Sea, 5th Fleet

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) watch as a Standard Missile 2 (SM-2) leaves the launcher during a live-fire exercise as part of Multi-Sail 13 in the Pacific Ocean, April 11. Multi-Sail 13 is a training exercise designed to test ships operating ability across a wide range of disciplines including anti-submarine warfare, live fire exercises, and high value unit escort scenarios. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Paul Kelly/Released)

Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training in the waters off the coast of California or forward deployed to the North Arabian Sea, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. …

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Your Navy TODAY – Mediterranean Sea, U.S. 5th Fleet, San Diego

An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Wildcats of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 131 launches from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69), March 13. Dwight D. Eisenhower departed Naval Station Norfolk on a scheduled deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Andrew Schneider/Released)

On any given day, in your Navy, our team of more than 600,000 professional Sailors and civilians are working together around the globe to perform our mission: deter aggression and, if deterrence fails, win our Nation’s wars. It is not possible to share every aspect of this global team but, …

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