1. Newest Philippine Navy Ship Gets Aloha Welcome

    More than 100 Filipino-Americans and other well-wishers welcomed BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF-15) to Hawaii July 27.

    PEARL HARBOR (July 27, 2011) – Members of the Hawaii Filipino community welcome the Philippine Navy's newest ship, BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF-15), as it arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for a scheduled port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class (SW) Mark Logico/Released) See more photos.
  2. Lincoln Sailors Build New Homes during Navy Week LA

    25 Sailors from the USS Abraham Lincoln and the USS Champion volunteered with Habitat for Humanity to build two houses, July 26.

    LAWNDALE, Calif. (July 26, 2011) Electrician’s Mate Fireman Jennifer Wulff measures the angle on part of an overhang while working with other volunteers from USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) at a Habitat for Humanity Project in Lawndale, Calif. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary A. Hunt/Released)
  3. Blue Ridge Arrives in Cairns, Australia

    The USS Blue Ridge and embarked U.S. 7th Fleet staff arrived in Cairns, Australia July 27 as part of the ship's summer patrol.

    CAIRNS, Australia (July 27, 2011) Sailors aboard the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) man the rails prior to the ships port visit to Cairns, Australia. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist 1st Class Greg Mitchell/ Released)
  4. CCSG-9, Lincoln Sailors Give Caps for Kids During LA Navy Week

    USS Abraham Lincoln and Carrier Strike Group 9 personnel gave caps to children at the Children's Hospital of Orange County, July 26, during Navy Week.

    LOS ANGELES (26 July, 2011) - Rear Admiral Troy ‘Mike’ Shoemaker, Commander of Carrier Strike Group 9, right, and Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ahron Arendes, from USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), present a Navy ball cap to a young patient at the Children’s Hospital of Orange County while Sailors visit the hospital in support of the Navy’s Caps For Kids program. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kirk Putnam/Released)
  5. Philippine Navy to Visit Pearl Harbor

    The Philippine Navy's newest ship, BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF-15), is scheduled to arrive at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam July 27 for a brief port visit.

    In this June 3, 2011 file photos, Adm. Patrick Walsh, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, is greeted by sideboys as he arrives for a visit aboard Philippine Navy ship BRP Gregorio del Pilar (PF 15) in Alameda, Calif. The former Hamilton-class cutter was recently transferred to the Philippine Navy from the U.S. Coast Guard. The new crew is receiving training in Alameda before transiting the ship to the Philippines. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Caleb Critchfield)
  6. John C. Stennis Deploys with Carrier Strike Group 3

    USS John C. Stennis departed Bremerton for a seven-month deployment, by way of San Diego, July 25.

    BREMERTON, Wash. (July 25, 2011) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departs Naval Base Kitsap. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kyle Steckler)
  7. Abraham Lincoln Arrives in Los Angeles for Navy Week

    USS Abraham Lincoln and several other ships arrived in Los Angeles, Jul 25, bringing several thousand Sailors to visit the city as part of L.A. Navy Week 2011.

    LOS ANGELES (July 25, 2011) Sailors man the rails on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) as the ship pulls into Los Angeles Harbor. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Adam Randolph/Released)
  8. USS Cowpens Launches Chiefs in Training Program

    Sixteen board eligible first class petty officers aboard the USS Cowpens received leadership and team-building training.

    PACIFIC OCEAN (June 13, 2011) – Sailors PT on the flight deck aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63) as part of the “Chiefs in Training” program. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class N. Ross Taylor)
  9. Royal Australian Air Force Chaplain Visits George Washington

    Sailors aboard the USS George Washington were visited by Chaplain Flight Lieutenant Mark Kleemann during Talisman Sabre 2011.

    INDIAN OCEAN (July 25, 2011) FLTLT Chaplain Mark Kleeman of the Royal Australian Air Force administers Lutheran religious services to members aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Erin Devenberg/RELEASED)
  10. JMSDF Cadets Tour USS Essex

    Japan Maritime Self Defense Force cadets working aboard the Shirane class destroyer JS Kurama toured the forward deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex July 18.

    SASEBO, Japan (July 18, 2011) Ensign James Kevern (left), hazmat and material officer aboard the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2), explains flight deck operations to a group of Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force cadets during a tour ofthe ship. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Matthew R. Cole/Released)