1. Nimitz Carrier Strike Group returns to Washington after deployment

    USS Nimitz (CVN 68), USS Shoup (DDG 86) and USS Kidd (DDG 100) returned home, Dec. 10, following a deployment to U.S. 7th Fleet and 5th Fleet.

    Sailors man the rails aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68) as the aircraft carrier returns to Naval Base Kitsap, Dec. 10. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Dakota Rayburn)
  2. USS Fitzgerald departs Yokosuka for Mississippi

    The guided missile destroyer departed anchorage in Yokosuka, Japan, Dec. 9, aboard heavy lift vessel MV Transshelf for repairs in Pascagoula, Miss.

    USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) sits aboard heavy lift transport vessel MV Transshelf while moving to anchorage in Yokosuka, Japan, Dec. 1. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Benjamin Dobbs)
  3. Pacific Fleet commander: Pearl Harbor response had no shortage of bravery

    Amid the chaos of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, 76 years ago, service members displayed grim determination, Adm. Scott Swift said, Dec. 7.

    Adm. Scott Swift and Pearl Harbor survivor Delton "Wally" Walling talk aboard the USS Arizona Memorial following a floral tribute, Dec. 7. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Nardel Gervacio)
  4. U.S. Navy prepares to search for C-2A aircraft

    The U.S. Navy will deploy a team of deep water salvage experts to search for the C-2A Greyhound aircraft that crashed in the Philippine Sea on the way to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Nov. 22.

    Official file photo of a C-2A Greyhound. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Alex Corona)
  5. 76th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor honors those who rose to the challenge

    Veterans, active duty service members and their families gathered at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center to honor the 76th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7.

    Pacific Fleet Commander, Adm. Scott Swift, delivers remarks during the 76th Anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor and Oahu at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Dec. 7. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Somers Steelman)
  6. Regional naval leaders gather in Singapore to enhance security partnerships

    Flag and general officers from eight navies across South and Southeast Asia gathered in Singapore Dec. 6-7 for a leadership summit.

    Flag officers from eight South and Southeast Asia nations gather for a group photo after a senior leadership summit, Dec. 6. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Christopher Veloicaza)
  7. Innovation boot camp in San Diego to help Sailors advance ideas, solve problems

    Applications are being accepted until Jan. 5, 2018, for a four-day innovation course giving participants an opportunity to share their ideas for improving the Navy.

  8. USS Coronado returns home to San Diego from deployment

    The littoral combat ship completed an 18-month deployment, Dec. 5.

    USS Coronado (LCS 4) transits San Diego Bay while returning home, Dec. 5. (U.S. Navy)
  9. Nimitz Carrier Strike Group arrives in San Diego after deployment

    Carrier Strike Group 11 returned to San Diego, Dec. 5, marking the end of deployment for Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 11 and USS Howard (DDG 83).

    Airman Christopher Garnow, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8, meets his daughter for the first time after arriving in San Diego aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68). (U.S. Navy/MC3 Cole Schroeder)
  10. USS Pinckney visits Hawaii as deployment nears end

    The guided-missile destroyer arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Dec. 4 following a six-month deployment to the Indo-Asia-Pacific region and Arabian Gulf.

    In this file photo, USS Pinckney (DDG 91) operates in the Pacific, Nov. 21. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Dominique M. Lasco)