1. USNS Salvor supports JPAC mission off Papua New Guinea

    Military Sealift Command rescue and salvage ship USNS Salvor (T-ARS 52) is deployed to Papua New Guinea’s New Britain island looking for missing U.S. aircraft from World War II.

    USNS Salvor (T-ARS 52) sits at anchor Nov. 14 in Simpson Harbor as it begins a monthlong mission in support of the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command in search of missing U.S. aircraft from World War II. (U.S. Navy photo)
  2. U.S. 7th Fleet Liberty Policy Modified While Comprehensive Review Conducted

    The liberty policy for all U.S. military personnel assigned to 7th Fleet has been temporarily modified while a focused leadership review of the effectiveness of current policies, programs, and training is conducted.

  3. USS Vandegrift set to return from deployment

    The guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) will return to San Diego Nov. 28, following a six-month, independent deployment to the Western Pacific.

    USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) transits in the Gulf of Thailand, Oct. 24, along with Royal Cambodian Navy patrol craft during the at-sea phase of exercise Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Cambodia 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class Robert Clowney)
  4. 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)
  5. 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)
  6. 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)
  7. 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)
  8. 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)
  9. 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)
  10. 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)