1. USS San Diego departs Phuket, Thailand

    The amphibious transport dock ship departed Phuket, Thailand, after a routine port visit, Aug. 22.

    Sailors assigned to the deck department aboard the USS San Diego (LPD 22) tend to the anchor chain on the ship’s forecastle in preparation for the ship’s departure of Phuket , Aug. 22. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Justin A. Schoenberger)
  2. Divers join search for missing USS John S. McCain Sailors

    U.S. Navy and Marine Corps divers began searching for 10 Sailors from USS John S. McCain (DDG 56), missing since an Aug. 21 collision with a merchant ship.

    USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) arrives at Changi Naval Base, Aug. 21. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Joshua Fulton)
  3. Search efforts continue for USS John S. McCain Sailors

    Aircraft from USS America (LHA 6) will continue search efforts today for 10 missing Sailors assigned to USS John S. McCain (DDG 56).

    USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) sits along the pier at Changi Naval Base, Aug. 21. (U.S. Navy/Grady T. Fontana)
  4. America pulls into Changi Naval Base to support USS John S. McCain

    USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) was involved in a collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC while underway east of the Strait of Malacca and Singapore.

    USS America (LHA 6) file photo. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Justin A. Schoenberger)
  5. USS John S. McCain collides with merchant ship near Strait of Malacca

    The collision with the merchant vessel Alnic MC occurred east of Singapore, Aug. 21.

    USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) file photo. (U.S. Navy/MCSN Gavin Shields)
  6. Wreckage of USS Indianapolis located by researchers

    A team of civilian researchers led by entrepreneur and philanthropist Paul G. Allen has announced they have found the wreck of the World War II cruiser USS Indianapolis (CA 35), which was lost July 30, 1945.

    USS Indianapolis (CA 35) is shown off the Mare Island Navy Yard, in Northern California, July 10, 1945, after her final overhaul and repair of combat damage and just 20 days before she was sunk. (U.S. Navy photo)
  7. USS America departs Malaysia after port visit

    The amphibious assault ship with the embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit departed Kota Kinabalu, Aug. 19.

    Tugs accompany the USS America (LHA 6) as it departs Malaysia, Aug. 19. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Alexander A. Ventura II)
  8. BHR ESG ships, 31st MEU completes certification exercise

    The Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group and embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, completed certification exercise Aug. 18.

    Marines disembark a CH-53E Super Stallion on the flight deck of USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as part of a certification exercise, Aug. 18. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Cameron McCulloch)
  9. USS Sterett arrives in Hawaii for final port visit of deployment

    The guided missile destroyer arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor- Hickam, Hawaii, Aug. 18, for the final port visit during their deployment.

    Sailors aboard USS Sterett (DDG 104) render honors as the ship passes the Battleship Missouri Memorial and the USS Arizona Memorial en route to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, Aug. 18. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Byron C. Linder)
  10. First CVW-5 jet squadrons relocate to Iwakuni this fall

    Strike Fighter Squadrons (VFA) 115 and 195, along with Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 141 will relocate at the conclusion of the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group's fall patrol.

    In this file photo, Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) prepare to launch an F/A-18E Super Hornet from VFA-195, in May. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Nathan Burke)