1. USS Halsey Visits Thailand During Deployment

    USS Peleliu (LHA 5) is scheduled to return to Naval Base San Diego Dec. 24, following a six-month deployment to the Western Pacific.

    In this file photo, USS Halsey (DDG 97) operates in the South China Sea in October. (U.S. Navy/MCSN David Flewellyn)
  2. PACFLT Commander Conducts All Hands Call in Singapore

    Adm. Harry Harris spoke with Sailors at Commander Logistics Group Western Pacific Dec. 18, during a trip to strengthen maritime partnerships in support of America's rebalance to the Indo-Asia-Pacific.

    Adm. Harry Harris addresses Sailors and Department of Defense personnel assigned to Logisitics Group Western Pacific, Navy Region Singapore and various tenant commands during an all hands call. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Jay C. Pugh)
  3. USS Rodney M. Davis to Return from Deployment

    The frigate is set to return to Naval Station Everett Dec. 19 following a six-month Indo-Asia-Pacific deployment, the ship's last.

    In this file photo, USS Rodney M. Davis (FFG 60) conducts a passing exercise with the Indonesian Navy corvette KRI Sultan Hasanuddin (366) in the Strait of Malacca in October. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Derek A. Harkins)
  4. Pearl Harbor Day commemorates 73rd anniversary of attacks

    Veterans, service members, families, and guests gathered to preserve the memory of the attack — some for the final time.

    Marine Corps Sgt. Angel Toledo and Cpl. Kevin Shepherd
        present shell casings to Ed Vezey, USS Oklahoma Survivor, during the
        National Park Service annual USS Oklahoma Memorial ceremony. (U.S.
        Navy/MC1 Katherine Hofman)
  5. USS Anchorage Completes NASA Orion Mission

    The ship successfully completed recovery operations of the NASA Orion crew module, forward bay cover and parachutes, Dec 5.

    Navy divers assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 11 and Fleet Combat Camera Pacific attach a towing device to the NASA Orion crew module in the Pacific Ocean, Dec. 5. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Charles White)
  6. COMPACFLT Sailor Receives Prestigious USO Leadership Award

    Senior Chief Personnel Specialist Raina Hockenberry received the USO's George Van Cleave Military Leadership Award in New York Dec. 4.

    Vice Chief of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. James A. Winnefeld Jr, congratulates Senior Chief Personnel Specialist Raina Hockenberry after presenting her with the George Van Cleave Military Leadership Award, Dec. 4. (U.S. Navy/MCCS Michael Lewis)
  7. USS Fort Worth Arrives in U.S. 7th Fleet

    The littoral combat ship's arrival in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations Dec. 4 marks a key initial milestone in its 16-month rotational deployment in support of the Indo-Asia-Pacific rebalance.

    In this file photo, USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) operates off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii, in late November. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Antonio P. Turretto Ramos)
  8. USS O'Kane to Return from Deployment

    The guided-missile destroyer will return home to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Dec. 5 from a nine-month deployment to the 5th Fleet and 7th Fleet areas of operation.

    In this file photo, USS O’Kane (DDG 77) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam on deployment in March. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Diana Quinlan)
  9. Committee Receives Testimony From ADM Harry Harris

    Senate hearings today considered the nominations of multiple Defense Department officials - including Adm. Harry Harris to be the next commander of U.S. Pacific Command.

    WASHINGTON (Dec. 2, 2014) Adm. Harry B. Harris, Jr., commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee during a hearing to consider his nomination for reappointment to the grade of Admiral and to be Commander, U.S. Pacific Command. (Department of Defense photo)
  10. USS Anchorage Departs on NASA's Orion Mission

    The ship departed Naval Base San Diego Dec. 1 and will use its amphibious capabilities to conduct an at-sea recovery of the Orion space capsule.

    In this file photo, Sailors from USS Anchorage (LPD 23) and Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 11 train during the second underway recovery test for the NASA Orion program in August. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Corey Green)