1. Adm. Walsh Receives Republic of Korea's Highest Peacetime Award

    Pacific Fleet commander presented the award Jan. 18 by the Republic of Korea consul general in Honolulu.

    HONOLULU (Jan. 18, 2012) Adm. Patrick Walsh, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, and Republic of Korea Consul General Young-kil Suh shake hands following a ceremony during which Walsh received the Tong-il (unification) medal at the Republic of Korea Consulate. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Kolmel)
  2. USS Dewey Aids Sinking Iranian Fishing Dhow

    The Dewey crew assisted the crew of a sinking Iranian fishing dhow in the central Arabian Sea, Jan. 18.

    In this file photo, Lt. j.g. Jason Dawson, a visit, board, search, and seizure (VBSS) boat officer aboard USS Dewey (DDG 105) debriefs his team following a VBSS training event in the South China Sea, Sept. 13, 2011. (U.S. photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Joshua Keim)
  3. USS Houston Arrives at New Hawaii Homeport

    Previously based in Guam, the submarine arrived at her new homeport, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Jan. 17.

    PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii(Jan. 17, 2012) The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Houston (SSN 713) arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after completing a change of homeport from Commander, Submarine Squadron 15 in Guam. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge).
  4. Carl Vinson Conducts Second OEF Mission in 12 Months

    USS Carl Vinson Sailors began conducting air missions in support of Operation Enduring Freedom , Jan. 14.

    ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 14, 2012) Aviation Electrician's Mate Airman Kellen Burdic, assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 22, wait with aircraft tie-down chains as their squadron's aircraft are prepared for launch on the flight deck aboard aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans)
  5. USS Frank Cable Departs Guam for Overhaul

    Relieved by USS Emory S. Land, the ship departed Jan. 9 for a regular overhaul and dry-docking in Portland, Oregon.

    APRA HARBOR, Guam (Jan. 9, 2012) The submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) departs Guam for maintenance in Portland, Oregon. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Claire Farin)
  6. USS Milius Departs San Diego for Deployment

    The ship departed Jan. 11 for an independent deployment to the 7th Fleet and 5th Fleet areas of responsibility.

    SAN DIEGO (Jan. 11, 2012) Sailors haul in the mooring lines as the guided-missile destroyer USS Milius (DDG 69) prepares to depart for deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Shawnte Bryan)
  7. Command of U.S. Pacific Fleet to Change Hands

    Adm. Cecil D. Haney will become U.S. Pacific Fleet commander during a Jan. 20 change-of-command ceremony.

  8. Lincoln Concludes Thailand Port Visit

    The aircraft carrier and USS Cape St. George departed Thailand, Jan. 10, following a four-day port visit.

    RAYONG, Thailand (Jan. 9, 2012) A Sailor assigned to aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) plays with students from the Nikhom 3 School in during a visit to interact with the children. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Joshua E. Walters)
  9. Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group Arrives in U.S. 5th Fleet AOR

    The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group (CSG) arrived in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility Jan. 9.

    INDIAN OCEAN (Jan. 7, 2012) Sailors participate in a Foreign Object Damage (FOD) walk down on the flight deck of Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) following an abandon ship drill. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman George M. Bell)
  10. U.S. Navy Rescues Iranian Fishing Vessel from Pirates in Arabian Sea

    Forces assigned to the John C. Stennis CSG rescued an Iranian fishing vessel from pirates Jan. 5.

    ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 5, 2012) The San Diego-based guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100) responds to a distress call from the master of the Iranian-flagged fishing dhow Al Molai, who claimed he was being held captive by pirates. (U.S. Navy photo)