1. Events to commemorate 75th Pearl Harbor anniversary

    Beginning Dec. 1, daily events will take place on Oahu in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

    The sun rises over the USS Arizona and Battleship Missouri memorials on the morning of a previous National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. (U.S. Navy/PO2 Diana Quinlan)
  2. USS Somerset supports 11th MEU exchange with Sri Lanka marines

    The exchange, Nov. 23-25, is focused on enhancing relationships between the U.S. Marine Corps and the Sri Lanka Navy's recently-minted marine forces.

    Petty Officer 3rd Class Andre’ Brown, assigned to USS Somerset (LPD 25), directs a landing craft air cushion onto the beach in Sri Lanka, Nov. 23. (U.S. Navy/PO3 Amanda Chavez)
  3. Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group completes readiness exercises

    The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group returned to its homeport of San Diego, Nov. 21 after completing a Composite Unit Training Exercise and Joint Task Force Exercise.

    Sailors direct the pilot of an F/A-18E Super Hornet on the flight deck of USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), Nov. 21. (U.S. Navy/PO2 Sean M. Castellano)
  4. USS John C. Stennis to support 75th anniversary of attack on Pearl Harbor

    The aircraft carrier got underway from Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton, Wash., Nov. 22 to conduct routine training and participate in National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day events in Hawaii.

    Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) render honors while passing the USS Arizona Memorial in June when arriving at Pearl Harbor for exercise Rim of the Pacific. (U.S. Navy/PO2 Ryan J. Batchelder)
  5. USS Scranton arrives in new homeport of San Diego

    The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine arrived at Naval Base Point Loma, Nov. 21, after completing extensive maintenance at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine, and three months of operations at sea.

    USS Scranton (SSN 756) arrives in San Diego, Nov. 21. (U.S. Navy/PO2 Derek A. Harkins)
  6. ‘Honoring Past, Inspiring Future’ at Pearl Harbor 75th

    Dec. 7, 2016 is the 75th anniversary of the attack on Oahu that propelled the United States into the Second World War. It is our sacred privilege to commemorate that historic milestone.

    Sterling Cale, a Pearl Harbor survivor, speaks to Sailors as part of a heritage event at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center. (U.S. Navy/Seaman Johans Chavarro)
  7. Carrier Strike Group 5 returns to Yokosuka after patrol

    Carrier Strike Group Five and its flagship USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) returned to Yokosuka, Japan, Nov. 21 following a three-month patrol in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.

    Ships of Carrier Strike Group 5 and the Republic of Korea Navy steam in formation during exercise Invincible Spirit in October. (U.S. Navy/PO2 Nathan Burke)
  8. USS Sampson concludes relief effort support to New Zealand

    USS Sampson (DDG 102) and two embarked MH-60R helicopters from Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 73 concluded relief effort support to the residents of Kaikoura, New Zealand, Nov. 19.

    Kaikoura Mayor Winston Gray, left, and Cmdr. Timothy LaBenz,  commanding officer of USS Sampson (DDG 102), survey damage to local infrastructure, Nov. 18. (U.S. Navy/PO2 Bryan Jackson)
  9. Pearl Harbor welcomes home USS Columbia

    The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine returned home to Joint Base Pearl-Harbor Hickam from a six-month Western Pacific deployment, Nov. 18.

    USS Columbia (SSN 771) returns to the submarine piers of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Nov. 18. (U.S. Navy/PO2 Michael H. Lee)
  10. USS Sampson Sailors assist New Zealand residents affected by earthquake

    Sailors flew ashore from USS Sampson (DDG 102) Nov. 18 to support New Zealand forces in rendering assistance to residents affected by the recent earthquake in the rural areas of Kaikoura.

    Chief Petty Officer Phillip Pickle assists a Kaikoura resident with filling her water containers. (U.S. Embassy/Ola Thorsen)