1. USS Chosin Ready to Deploy, Operate Forward

    The Hawaii-based guided-missile cruiser will depart Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam April 30 for a deployment to the Western Pacific.

    In this file photo, USS Chosin (CG 65) fires a MK 45 5-inch gun during exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Raul Moreno Jr.)
  2. Stennis Strike Group to Return to San Diego

    The John C. Stennis Strike Group will return to San Diego April 29, marking the successful end of deployment for Carrier Air Wing 9 and USS Mobile Bay (CG 53).

    USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) and the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) transit the Pacific Ocean with USS George Washington (CVN 73) after completing exercise Valiant Shield 2012 in September. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Stephanie Smith)
  3. 'No Zebras, No Excuses' SAPR Training Comes to Guam

    More than 300 Sailors and Soldiers assigned to commands on Guam attended a unique, Navy-sponsored training session on Sexual Assault Prevention and Response, April 22.

    SANTA RITA, Guam (April 22, 2013) Educator and cast member Ashley Smith of the Department of the Navy sponsored 'No Zebras, No Excuses' live performance reenacts true sexual assault situations to inform Sailors and Soldiers of the impact of bystander intervention involving cases of sexual aggression at U.S. Naval Base Guam, April 22. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jeremy Starr)
  4. U.S. Navy and Marine Corps, partner nations to participate in Dawn Blitz amphibious exercise

    Naval and ground forces from the United States, Canada, Japan and New Zealand will participate in amphibious exercise Dawn Blitz 2013 off the coast of Southern California, June 11-28.

    In this file photo, a lighter amphibious re-supply cargo (LARC), right, approaches a landing craft utility (LCU) to perform an operations check during a previous Dawn Blitz exercise. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jamean R. Berry)
  5. USS Momsen Departs for Western Pacific Deployment

    The guided-missile destroyer departed Naval Station Everett, Wash., April 22, for a deployment to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations.

    Family members watch as the guided-missile destroyer USS Momsen (DDG 92) departs from Naval Station Everett April 22. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jeffry Willadsen/)
  6. Stennis Carrier Strike Group Arrives in Hawaii

    The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group made its first stop in the U.S. as it nears completion of an eight-month deployment, arriving at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam April 21 for a port visit.

    Sailors man the rails on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as it arrives for a port visit in Pearl Harbor, April 21. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jose L. Hernandez)
  7. U.S. Navy Begins Annual Vietnam Naval Engagement Activity

    The arrival of USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) and USNS Salvor (T-ARS-52) in Da Nang April 21 marked the beginning of this year's Naval Engagement Activity with the Vietnam People's Navy.

    USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) arrives in Da Nang, April 21. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jay C. Pugh)
  8. Nimitz Strike Group Departs for Western Pacific Deployment

    USS Nimitz (CVN 68) departed Naval Air Station North Island April 19 and will join up with San Diego-based USS Princeton (CG 59) for a scheduled Western Pacific deployment.

    In this file photo, USS Nimitz (CVN 68) sails behind USS Princeton (CG 59) as it conducts a replenishment with USNS Henry J. Kaiser (T-AO 187) during sustainment training April 12. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Raul Moreno Jr.)
  9. USS Tortuga Completes Exercise Balikatan 2013

    USS Tortuga (LSD 46) successfully completed the 29th iteration of the annual Republic of the Philippines-U.S. Military exercise Balikatan 2013, April 17.

    U.S. Navy and Philippine Navy sailors observe as amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46) casts off lines while departing Manila, Philippines, April 6, for exercise Balikatan. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Amanda S. Kitchner)
  10. USS Freedom Arrives in Singapore

    The Navy's first littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) arrived in Singapore April 18, highlighting the next phase of her deployment to Southeast Asia.

    Sailors assigned to the Forward Liaison Element of the littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) observe Freedom as the ship arrives in Singapore April 18. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class Jay C. Pugh)