1. U.S. Navy prepares to search for C-2A aircraft

    The U.S. Navy will deploy a team of deep water salvage experts to search for the C-2A Greyhound aircraft that crashed in the Philippine Sea on the way to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Nov. 22.

    Official file photo of a C-2A Greyhound. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Alex Corona)
  2. 76th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor honors those who rose to the challenge

    Veterans, active duty service members and their families gathered at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center to honor the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7.

    Pacific Fleet Commander, Adm. Scott Swift, delivers remarks during the 76th Anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor and Oahu at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Dec. 7. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Somers Steelman)
  3. Regional naval leaders gather in Singapore to enhance security partnerships

    Flag and general officers from eight navies across South and Southeast Asia gathered in Singapore Dec. 6-7 for a leadership summit.

    Flag officers from eight South and Southeast Asia nations gather for a group photo after a senior leadership summit, Dec. 6. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Christopher Veloicaza)
  4. Innovation boot camp in San Diego to help Sailors advance ideas, solve problems

    Applications are being accepted until Jan. 5, 2018, for a four-day innovation course giving participants an opportunity to share their ideas for improving the Navy.

  5. USS Coronado returns home to San Diego from deployment

    The littoral combat ship completed an 18-month deployment, Dec. 5.

    USS Coronado (LCS 4) transits San Diego Bay while returning home, Dec. 5. (U.S. Navy)
  6. Nimitz Carrier Strike Group arrives in San Diego after deployment

    Carrier Strike Group 11 returned to San Diego, Dec. 5, marking the end of deployment for Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 11 and USS Howard (DDG 83).

    Airman Christopher Garnow, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8, meets his daughter for the first time after arriving in San Diego aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). (U.S. Navy/MC3 Cole Schroeder)
  7. USS Pinckney visits Hawaii as deployment nears end

    The guided-missile destroyer arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Dec. 4 following a six-month deployment to the Indo-Asia-Pacific region and Arabian Gulf.

    In this file photo, USS Pinckney (DDG 91) operates in the Pacific, Nov. 21. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Dominique M. Lasco)
  8. VFA-115 opens new chapter at MCAS Iwakuni

    The “Eagles” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 115 touched down at their new home of Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Japan, Nov. 28.

    An F/A-18E Super Hornet with Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 115 prepares to land at Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Iwakuni, Japan, Nov. 28. (U.S. Marine Corps/Cpl. Donato Maffin)
  9. Navy posthumously awards Silver Star Medal for valor at Pearl Harbor

    The Navy recently authorized the posthumous award of the combat medal to Lt.j.g. Aloysious H. Schmitt for his actions on Dec. 7, 1941.

    An undated file photo of Lt.j.g. Aloysius H. Schmitt. (U.S. Navy/courtesy of Loras College)
  10. Carrier Strike Group 5 returns to Yokosuka after patrol

    Units from Carrier Strike Group 5 and its flagship, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), returned to Yokosuka, Japan, Dec. 4, following a three-month patrol in the Indo-Asia Pacific.

    Sailors man the rails as USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) returns to Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Dec. 4. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Peter Burghart)