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Faces of the Fleet

“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 …

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Pacific Partnership 2015’s “Weapon” System

By Capt. Christopher Engdahl Mission Commander, Pacific Partnership 2015 As a Destroyer Squadron Commodore conducting Carrier Strike Group operations I had a wide variety of powerful weapons available for both offensive and defensive use.  These weapons span the technological and lethal spectrum from complex surface-to-surface missiles, intelligent air dropped torpedoes, …

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Why the Fourth of July Holds Special Meaning for Me

By Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Harrison Mwanzi Pacific Partnership How would you react if you found out you won a 500 million dollar lotto jackpot? Especially if you and your family you had been living on less than a dollar a day? That is how I felt when I realized …

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Pacific Partnership by the Numbers: Fiji

From Pacific Partnership 2015 Public Affairs The Pacific Partnership 2015 team aboard the USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) spent 13 days with the people of Fiji in Suva and Savusavu, training and exchanging ideas to strengthen humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparedness. Members of the U.S. Navy, Australian, New Zealand, Japanese and …

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Faces of the Fleet

“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 …

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Seabees are like Spam

By Lt. j.g. David Boyer U.S. Navy, Civil Engineer Corps, Amphibious Construction Battalion 1 Engineering Team Lead, Pacific Partnership 2015 Greetings from Pohnpei!  This island is truly a gem of the Pacific, with beautifully rugged terrain and a welcoming populace that is familiar with and appreciative of the U.S. military …

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Midwifery Partnership

By CDR Protegenie (Genie) Reed Navy Midwife, Pacific Partnership 2015 My first Pacific Partnership experience was in 2011 on the USS Cleveland (LPD 7).  While it was a wonderful opportunity, being a part of Pacific Partnership 2015 aboard the hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) is proving to be just …

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Pacific Partnership: Beyond this Year’s Mission

By Capt. Christopher Engdahl Mission Commander Pacific Partnership 2015 No matter the U.S. or partner military service branch, international non-governmental organization, or host nation civilian agency, we never allow any mission to go unevaluated, unassessed, or unimproved in support of follow on missions.  Pacific Partnership remarkably engages across this entire spectrum …

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