1. USS Thach Returns to San Diego from Deployment

    The ship returns to San Diego Friday following a seven-month deployment to 4th Fleet in the eastern Pacific Ocean.

    PACIFIC OCEAN (June 6, 2011) The MK-75 76mm mounted gun aboard the guided-missile frigate USS Thach (FFG 43) is fired during a live-fire exercise off the coast of Chile. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Stuart Phillips)
  2. Cheyenne visits Yokosuka during Western Pacific deployment

    The fast attack submarine arrived in Yokosuka Sep. 14 for a visit as part of its Western Pacific deployment.

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (Sept. 14, 2011) The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Cheyenne (SSN 773) is moored at Fleet Activities Yokosuka as part of its deployment to the Western Pacific Region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class David Mercil)
  3. John C. Stennis Strike Group, Royal Malaysian Navy Conduct PASSEX

    Ships of the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) took part in a passing exercise (PASSEX) with the Royal Malaysian Navy Sept. 9 while in transit through the Strait of Malacca.

    STRAIT OF MALACCA (Sept. 9, 2011) Officers from the Royal Malaysian Navy board the guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) during a passing exercise (PASSEX). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Walter M. Wayman)
  4. George Washington Commemorates Tenth Anniversary of 9/11

    The fast attack submarine moored at Fleet Activities Yokosuka Sept. 6 for a visit as part of its Western Pacific deployment.

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (Sept. 9, 2011) Sailors stand in ranks during a 9/11 remembrance ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Stephanie Smith)
  5. CNFK Conducts Change of Command Ceremony

    Rear Adm. Bill McQuilkin relieved Rear Adm. Pete Gumataotao as commander of U.S. Naval Forces Korea Sept. 9.

  6. Boxer Amphibious Ready Group Visits Guam

    USS Boxer, USS Comstock, and Marines from the 13th MEU arrived at Naval Sstation Guam, Sept. 9 for a port visit.

  7. U.S. 7th Fleet Holds Change of Command Ceremony

    Vice Adm. Scott R. Van Buskirk was relieved by Vice Adm. Scott H. Swift during a ceremony Sept. 7.

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (Sept. 7, 2011) From left, Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, Vice Adm. Scott R. Van Buskirk, and Vice Adm. Scott H. Swift bow their heads during the benediction at the U.S. 7th Fleet change of command ceremony. Swift relieved Van Buskirk as commander of U.S. 7th Fleet, the Navy's largest numbered fleet. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth R. Hendrix)
  8. Albuquerque visits Yokosuka During Western Pacific Deployment

    The fast attack submarine moored in Yokosuka Sept. 6 for a visit as part of its Western Pacific deployment.

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (Sept. 6, 2011) The Los Angeles-Class fast attack submarine USS Albuquerque (SSN 706) is moored at Fleet Actificites Yokosuka as part of its deployment to the Western Pacific Region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class David Mercil)
  9. 11th MEU Aircraft Embark USS New Orleans during COMPUTEX

    Aircraft from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit's (MEU) Aviation Combat Element (ACE) embarked the amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18) Sept. 3 as part of the Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX) off the coast of Southern California.

    PACIFIC OCEAN (Sept. 1, 2011) Marines assigned to the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) retrieve cargo from a CH-53E Super Stallion aboard the San-Antonio class amphibious transport dock ship USS New Orleans (LPD 18). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Dominique Pineiro)
  10. John C. Stennis Strike Group Visits Malaysia

    Four ships from the strike group arrived in Port Klang, Malaysia, Sept. 4 for a port visit.

    In this file photo, aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) conduct a replenishment at sea with fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) Aug. 30 in the Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Walter M. Wayman)