1. U.S.-Japan SAR efforts continue for 7 missing Fitzgerald Sailors

    The guided-missile destroyer was involved in a collision with a merchant vessel at approximately 2:30 a.m. local time, June 17, while operating about 56 nautical miles southwest of Yokosuka, Japan.

    In this file photo, USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) operates in the Sea of Japan, June 1. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Kelsey L. Adams)
  2. USS Ronald Reagan, Carrier Strike Group 5 arrives in Singapore

    Ships of the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group arrived in Singapore, June 17, for a routine port visit.

    USS Ronald Reagan arrives in Singapore, June 17. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Kaila Peters)
  3. America ARG, 15th MEU complete certification exercise

    The America Amphibious Ready Group and the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit completed a 17-day certification exercise, June 16, qualifying them for their upcoming Western Pacific deployment.

    A Marine Corps AH-1Z Viper attack helicopter provides air support for USS America (LHA 6) during a simulated strait transit as part of CERTEX, June 5. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Joseph M. Buliavac)
  4. USS Sterett Sailors build relationships in China

    While visiting Zhanjiang, Sailors from the ship spent time building relationships with their People's Liberation Army (Navy) counterparts through both leisure and professional activities.

    USS Sterett (DDG 104) and PLAN Sailors practice tying knots together before a seamanship competition during the ship’s port visit. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Byron C. Linder)
  5. Missing Sailor found alive aboard USS Shiloh

    The USS Shiloh (CG 67) Sailor missing since June 8 has been found alive aboard the ship.

    USS Shiloh (CG 67) file photo. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Kevin V. Cunningham)
  6. Indian, Japanese, U.S. maritime forces to participate in exercise Malabar 2017

    Naval ships, aircraft and personnel from India, Japan and the United States will participate in exercise Malabar 2017, in mid-summer 2017.

    In this file photo, ships from the U.S. and Indian navies, and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force transit in formation during Malabar 2014. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Sean M. Castellano)
  7. USS Carl Vinson, strike group ships visit Pearl Harbor

    Ships of the USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group are visiting Pearl Harbor, arriving June 13-14 after several months of operations in the Western Pacific.

    USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108), right, USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112), left, and USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) transit the Pacific, June 12. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Sean M. Castellano)
  8. Military Sealift Command exercises ‘floating-pier’ concept

    USNS Montford Point (T-ESD 1) and USNS Soderman (T-AKR 317) performed a “skin-to-skin” maneuver near Saipan, July 12-13.

    USNS Montford Point (T-ESD 1) approaches USNS Soderman (T-AKR 317) during a seabasing exercise near Saipan, July 13. (U.S. Navy photo)
  9. U.S. Navy identifies missing USS Shiloh Sailor

    The USS Shiloh (CG 67) Sailor who presumably went overboard on June 8 has been identified as Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) 3rd Class Peter Mims.

    Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) 3rd Class Peter Mims poses for a photo after being frocked to the rank of petty officer third class during a ceremony aboard USS Shiloh (CG 67), May 25. (U.S. Navy/MCSN Pat Morrissey)
  10. USS Chafee departs Pearl Harbor for deployment

    The guided-missile destroyer departed Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, June 13, for an independent deployment to the Western Pacific and South America.

    USS Chafee (DDG 90) departs Pearl Harbor, June 13. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Katarzyna Kobiljak)