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Vice Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mark E. Ferguson completed a two—day visit to Naval Station Newport, R.I., Jan 14—15, to meet with officers and senior enlisted students at several training commands on the base.
The Navy's new Optimized Fleet Response Plan (O—FRP) was unveiled in a keynote address delivered at the 26th Annual Surface Navy Association National Symposium in Crystal City, Va., Jan. 15.
The Navy's first joint high—speed vessel departed Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek—Ft. Story today on its maiden deployment to the U.S. 6th Fleet Area of Responsibility.
Sailors aboard multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) received their Flame Resistant Variant (FRV) coveralls Jan. 15, while also preparing for their upcoming deployment.
A U.S. Navy pilot was safely recovered from sea today after the F/A—18E Super Hornet he was flying crashed aproximately 45 miles off the Virginia Beach coast.
Guided—missile frigate USS Halyburton (FFG 40), departed Naval Station Mayport Jan. 15 on a five—month deployment to the U.S. 4th Fleet Area of Responsibility.
The Navy announced Jan. 15 that Robert C. Martinage has resigned as Deputy Under Secretary of the Navy (DUSN)/ Policy, Plans, Oversight, and Integration (PPO&I).
Guided—missile destroyer USS Bainbridge (DDG 96) returned to her homeport here Jan. 14 following a six—month deployment to the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations.
Naval leaders, government officials and members of private industry gathered to discuss the surface navy's future at the 26th Annual Surface Navy Association (SNA) Symposium in Crystal City, Va., Jan. 14. This year's theme is Surface Warfare——Warfighting First.
Navy Divers searching the wreckage of the MH—53E "Sea Dragon" recovered the remains of missing pilot, Lt. Sean Christopher Snyder, earlier today.
USS Ronald Reagan will relieve USS George Washington in Japan while USS Theodore Roosevelt will leave East Coast for San Diego.
The director of the 21st Century Sailor Office began his weeklong fleet engagement visit in San Diego Jan. 13.
The Oliver Hazard Perry class guided—missile frigate USS Elrod (FFG 55) departed Jan. 14 on a six—month deployment to the 6th Fleet area of operations.
The Los Angeles—class attack submarine USS Scranton (SSN 756) returned to Naval Station Norfolk from a regularly scheduled deployment Monday, January 13.
The Navy resumed search and recovery operations Sunday when weather conditions improved at the crash site of the MH—53E that went down Jan. 8.
The frigate USS Rentz (FFG 46), Helicopter Squadron Anti—Submarine Warfare Light 49 Detachment 5, and U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment personnel disrupted approximately 313 kilograms of cocaine while conducting counter drug trafficking operations in the 4th Fleet area of responsibility.
The Navy will temporarily suspend dive operations late Friday on the wreckage of the Navy MH—53E as a safety precaution due to deteriorating weather conditions.
Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus held an all—hands call at Naval Base Coronado's Lowry Theater, Jan. 9.
The Career Management System Interactive Detailing (CMS—ID) application phase started Jan. 9, and is scheduled to remain open through 5 a.m. Central time, Jan. 21 for active duty and Full—Time Support Sailors in their orders—negotiation window, officials said.
Guided—missile frigate USS Taylor (FFG 50) departed Naval Station Mayport Jan. 8 on a seven—month deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet Areas of Responsibility (AOR).