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Adm. Wu Shengli, commander in chief of the People's Liberation Army — Navy [PLA(N)], visited the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) accompanied by U.S. Navy Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert Sept. 9.
Sailors not receiving mail as expected should remind senders about the United States Postal Service (USPS) requirement to use the nine—digit ZIP code on all mail sent to FPO and APO addresses.
The Navy Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention (NADAP) Office announced Sept. 9 that alcohol incidents among Sailors decreased 51 percent* from Memorial Day through Labor Day compared the same period last year.
Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert was hosted as a guest speaker at this year's annual Tailhook Association Banquet in Reno Sept. 7.
Naval forces from Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Honduras, Peru, the United Kingdom and the United States kicked off UNITAS 2013, an annual multinational exercise, Sept. 8 in Cartagena, Colombia.
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert will host his counterpart from the People's Republic of China, Adm. Wu Shengli
Three People's Liberation Army—Navy [PLA(N)] ships pulled into Joint Base Pearl Harbor—Hickam, Sept. 6, for a routine port visit.
Check out live online coverage of the commissioning of the Navy's newest Virginia—class attack submarine Minnesota (SSN 783) Sept. 7, 2013 at 10 a.m. Eastern Time on the Navy Live Blog.
The Chief of Naval Personnel (CNP) visited Naval Station Great Lakes, Sept. 4—5, and urged Sailors to "keep the watch over our Navy ethos."
Even without the uncertainty caused by budget negotiations, it will take years for the Navy to recover from the effects of sequestration, the chief of naval operations told an audience at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington Sept. 5.
U.S. carrier strike groups (CSG) continue to be a primary representation of Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan Greenert's key tenets when he released his Navigation Plan for the Navy for 2014 to 2018 the week of Aug. 16.
Each year America's Armed Forces recognize September as Suicide Prevention Month. For 2013, Navy is focusing on the importance of community and self—purpose when dealing with adversity, officials announced in NAVADMIN 212/13.
A nine—foot bronze statue on a black granite pedestal honoring Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, who directed the War of the Pacific, was unveiled at its permanent installation next to the battleship USS Missouri 'Mighty Mo' (BB—63) Memorial Sept. 2 on Ford Island, Joint Base Pearl Harbor—Hickam.
The Departments of Defense, Veterans Affairs, Labor, Education, the Office of Personnel Management and the Small Business Administration codified their continued commitment to help transitioning service members be "career ready" for civilian life by signing a statement of intent Aug. 15.
Thirty chief petty officer (CPO) selectees from naval installations throughout the Pacific Northwest graduated from the second annual USS Turner Joy CPO Legacy Academy, Aug 30.
The 11th annual Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) exercise commenced Sept. 2, with navy liaison officers from Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and the United States tracking vessels of interest in a multilateral maritime interdiction scenario.
The U.S. Navy and Australian Defense Force (ADF) successfully recovered and disposed of the live ordnance emergency—jettisoned by two AV—8B Harrier aircraft on July 16 off the coast of Queensland, Australia.
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus today directed the office of the Deputy Under Secretary of the Navy/Deputy Chief Management Officer (DUSN/DCMO) to begin a comprehensive assessment of the business challenges facing the Navy and Marine Corps.
U.S. Fleet Forces (USFF) and U.S. Pacific Fleet (PACFLT) will distribute flame—resistant coveralls to the shipboard Sailors beginning early next year.
While preparing to spend the Labor Day holiday and the end of summer celebrating with friends and family, Navy Alcohol and Drug Prevention Program (NADAP) Director reminds Sailors to remain vigilant Aug. 29.