1. Third Fleet Celebrates 70th Anniversary

    The U.S. Third Fleet is commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Fleet's founding and the commander's staff gathered together March 13 to recognize its continuing historic role.

    In this file photo, ships and submarines participating in the U.S. 3rd Fleet-coordinated Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise sail in formation in the waters around the Hawaiian islands, July 27, 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Keith Devinney)
  2. 7th Fleet, Korean Navy Support Key Resolve Exercise

    The U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet and the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy are participating in the annual combined joint command post exercise Key Resolve from March 11 to 21.

    Commander, 7th Fleet Vice Adm. Scott H. Swift, left, and Republic of Korea Navy Rear Adm. Dong Woo Park receive a  briefing aboard 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), March 12 in the South China Sea during exercise Key Resolve 2013. (U.S. Navy photo)
  3. Albuquerque Visits Thailand During Western Pacific Deployment

    The Los Angeles class fast attack submarine USS Albuquerque (SSN 706) moored alongside USS Frank Cable (AS 40) in Sattahip Bay, Thailand, March 10 for a visit as part of its Western Pacific deployment.

    USS Albuquerque (SSN 706) approaches USS Frank Cable (AS 40) in Sattahip Bay, March 10, for tended support during its visit to Thailand. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Corey Hensley)
  4. Navy's First Littoral Combat Ship Visits Pearl Harbor

    The Navy's first littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam March 11 for a port visit as part of its maiden deployment to the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.

    USS Freedom (LCS 1) passes by the Missing Man Formation monument at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam as she arrives for a port visit, March 11. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Nardel Gervacio)
  5. USS Frank Cable Visits Thailand

    The submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) anchored off Sattahip, March 9, as part of its extended patrol in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations.

    USS Frank Cable (AS 40) sits at anchor in  Sattahip Bay as USS Albuquerque (SSN 706) approaches for tended support, March 10. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Corey Hensley)
  6. Bonhomme Richard, 31st MEU Complete AIT

    Sailors and embarked Marines completed amphibious integration training (AIT) March 9 while on patrol in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations.

    Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Cesar Salinas launches an AV-8B Harrier jet aircraft from the flight deck aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), March 8. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Betsy Knapper)
  7. DESRON 15 Ships Visit Republic of Korea

    Four forward-deployed guided-missile destroyers and their crews arrived in Donghae and Pyeongtaek, March 9, to support exercise Foal Eagle.

    In this file photo, guided-missile destroyers USS McCampbell (DDG 85) and USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) operate together in the Pacific Ocean in September 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devon Dow)
  8. USS Bremerton Visits Yokosuka during Western Pacific Deployment

    The Los Angeles class, fast attack submarine USS Bremerton (SSN 698) arrived in Yokosuka March 8 for a visit as part of its deployment to U.S. 7th Fleet.

    USS Bremerton (SSN 698) sits moored along the pier at Fleet Activities Yokosuka, March 8. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class David Mercil)
  9. Littoral Combat Ship USS Freedom to Visit Hawaii

    USS Freedom (LCS 1) will arrive at Pearl Harbor March 11 for a port visit as part of her maiden deployment to the Asia-Pacific region.

    USS Freedom (LCS 1) operates off the coast of Southern California Feb. 22 during sea trials. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class James R. Evans)
  10. Blue Ridge makes goodwill visit to Philippines

    The U.S. 7th Fleet flagship arrived in Manila for a port visit March 7.

    In this file photo, USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) operates in the South China Sea in May 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jason Behnke)