1. USS Michael Murphy, Navy's Newest Destroyer Arrives in Pearl Harbor

    Arleigh-Burke class destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) arrived to her new homeport of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Nov. 21.

    Sailors depart USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) for the first time as the ship arrives at is new homeport of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Nov. 21. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Diana Quinlan)
  2. Anchorage Arrives at Homeport in San Diego

    Pre-Commissioning Unit Anchorage (LPD 23) arrived at her homeport in San Diego, Nov. 21.

    PCU Anchorage (LPD 23) arrives in its new homeport of San Diego, Nov. 21. (U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Mass Communication Specialist Robert Winkler)
  3. USS Hawaii Returns to Pearl Harbor from Western Pacific Deployment

    The Virginia-class submarine as returned to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Nov. 20 following a six-month deployment to the Western Pacific region.

    USS Hawaii (SSN 776) returns to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Nov. 20. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Steven Khor)
  4. USS Michael Murphy to Arrive at Hawaii Homeport

    The Navy's newest guided-missile destroyer, USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112), will arrive at its new homeport of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Nov. 21.

    In this file photo, guided-missile destroyer Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Michael Murphy (DDG 112) makes its way through New York Harbor in preparation for its commissioning Oct. 6. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Erik Swanson)
  5. USS George Washington Returns to Yokosuka after 2012 Patrol

    The U.S. Navy's only forward-deployed aircraft carrier returned to Yokosuka, Japan, Nov. 20 following a busy U.S. 7th Fleet patrol.

    Sailors man the rails aboard aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) as the ship returns to its forward operating location of Yokosuka, Japan, Nov. 20. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class William Pittman)
  6. Carrier Air Wing 5 Departs George Washington Following 7th Fleet Patrol

    The forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington's embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5, conducted their fly off to return to Naval Air Station Atsugi, Japan, Nov. 17.

    Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) 2nd Class Ben Shaw watches an F/A-18E Super Hornet from the Dambusters of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 195 launch from the flight deck aboard the U.S. Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) during the Carrier Air Wing 5 flyoff, Nov. 17. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Seaman Brian H. Abel)
  7. George Washington Carrier Strike Group, JSDF Conclude Keen Sword 2013

    The George Washington Carrier Strike Group, centered around the U.S. Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) , and the Japan Self-Defense Force (JSDF) concluded the joint-bilateral exercise Keen Sword 2013, Nov. 16.

    Twenty-six ships from the U.S. Navy and the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force, including ships from the George Washington Strike Group, steam together in the East China Sea Nov. 16 after the conclusion of exercise Keen Sword. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Jennifer A. Villalovos)
  8. Haney Speaks at AFCEA TechNet Asia-Pacific Conference

    Adm. Cecil D. Haney, commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, spoke about the importance of innovation in information technology and regional alliances and partnerships as a featured speaker on the final day of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) TechNet Asia-Pacific Conference Nov. 15.

    Adm. Cecil D. Haney speaks at the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Tech-Net Asia-Pacific Conference at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel, Nov. 15. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Kolmel)
  9. Jacksonville Visits Yokosuka during Deployment

    The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Jacksonville (SSN 699) arrived at Fleet Activities Yokosuka Nov. 15 for a visit as part of its rotational deployment.

    The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Jacksonville (SSN 699) sits moored at Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Nov. 15, during a port visit as part of its deployment to the Western Pacific Region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class David Mercil)
  10. U.S. Sailors Recognized by Yokosuka Police Department

    Three Sailors assigned to units in Yokosuka were recognized during a ceremony Nov. 14 for their role during shore patrol and contributions to police activities.

    Members of the Yokosuka City Police Department and U.S. service members pose for a photo during a ceremony held Nov. 14 to recognize them for their contribution to police activities. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Adam K. Thomas)