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PCU Little Rock Christening and Launch

PCU Little Rock

Welcome to Navy Live coverage of PCU Little Rock’s (LCS 9) christening and launch. Live coverage is scheduled to begin Saturday, July 18 at 11 a.m. EDT. [dciframe]http://www.dvidshub.net/webcast/embed/6717,625px,375px[/dciframe] Join the #USNavy conversation on social media on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, YouTube, and Flickr.

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More Than Just A Dot

TARAWA, Kiribati (June 17, 2015) - An I-Kiribati girl presents a traditional garland to Commodore, Task Force Forager Capt. James Meyer during a ribbon cutting ceremony June 17.

By Chaplain Ken Diekema New Zealand Defense Force I feel it would be fair to say that the average person outside of the Pacific Region wouldn’t know much about the island nations that exist here.  On many world maps the nations get left off all together.  The maps that do …

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@USNPeople Weekly Wire Rundown: July 12, 2015

New Weekly Wire Rundown open

The Weekly Wire Rundown is a weekly video blog from the Office of the Chief of Naval Personnel, highlighting the top stories affecting Sailors and their families. The video compliments the print edition of the @USNPeople Weekly Wire, which you can subscribe to by e-mailing usnpeople@gmail.com. It can also be downloaded …

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Providing Capability Around the World

WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN (May 22, 2015) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) patrols the 7th Fleet area of operation in support of security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd class Alonzo M. Archer/Released)

By Rear Adm. Jeff Harley Assistant Deputy Chief of Naval Operations (Operations, Plans and Strategy) A few people have asked if the Navy will have a “carrier gap” in certain regions of the world this year.   Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus has stated “Our Navy uniquely provides presence …

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U.S. Navy Week In Review: July 4-10, 2015

TIMOR SEA (July 7, 2015) An F/A-18E Super Hornet from the Eagles of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 115 launches from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) during Talisman Sabre 2015. Talisman Sabre is a bilateral training exercise intended to maintain a high level of interoperability between U.S. and Australian forces. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Chris Cavagnaro/Released)

Welcome to the U.S. Navy’s multimedia production featuring selected images from around the fleet. The images represent the work of the Navy, deployed worldwide. The images are submitted to the Navy Office of Information. For access to more than 170,000 high-resolution photos visit, http://www.navy.mil/view photos top or http://www.flickr.com/photos/usnavy/‬.

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George Washington: Living his Legacy

Editor’s Note: While most of us stateside were lighting sprinklers, grilling out and watching fireworks, USS George Washington Sailors were on watch protecting and defending the freedom we hold so dear. That didn’t keep them from the festivities though! Not only did they celebrate our nation’s birthday, but also their …

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