1. USS Ronald Reagan holds memorial service at sea

    A memorial service in honor of Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) Airman Matthew Chialastri, Lt. Steven Combs and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Apprentice Bryan Grosso was held, Nov. 26.

    Capt. Buzz Donnelly, commanding officer of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), honors Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Equipment) Airman Matthew Chialastri, Lt. Steven Combs and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Apprentice Bryan Grosso during a memorial ceremony. (U.S. Navy/MC3 MacAdam Kane Weissman)
  2. Coronado stops in Hawaii for final deployment port call

    The littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Nov. 25, for a visit while en route home to San Diego.

    USS Coronado (LCS 4) arrives at Pearl Harbor, Nov. 25. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Katarzyna Kobiljak
  3. Nimitz Carrier Strike Group arrives in Hawaii

    The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group arrived in Pearl Harbor Nov. 25 following a six-month deployment to the U.S. 5th Fleet and 7th Fleet areas of operation.

    USS Nimitz (CVN 68) sits along the pier at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after arriving for a port visit, Nov 25. (U.S. Navy/Lt. Cmdr. Christopher May)
  4. Navy identifies Sailors lost in C-2A crash

    Lt. Steven Combs, Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) Airman Matthew Chialastri and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Apprentice Bryan Grosso were lost in a C-2A Greyhound crash Wednesday.

    U.S. Navy file photos of Lt. Steven Combs, left; Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Equpiment) Airman Matthew Chialastri, center; and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Apprentice Bryan Grosso, right. (Courtesy photos)
  5. USS Fitzgerald departs Fleet Activities Yokosuka

    The guided missile destroyer departed Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Nov. 24, to meet heavy lift transport vessel Transshelf and begin her journey to Pascagoula, Mississippi.

    The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) is towed away from the pier at Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka, Nov. 24, to meet heavy lift transport vessel MV Transshelf.  (U.S. Navy/MC1 Benjamin Dobbs)
  6. USS Illinois arrives in Pearl Harbor

    The Pearl Harbor submarine community welcomed the newly commissioned Virginia-class fast-attack submarine following a homeport change from Groton, Connecticut, Nov. 22.

    USS Illinois (SSN 786) arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, after completing a change of homeport from Groton, Connecticut, Nov. 22. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Shaun Griffin)
  7. Search ends for Sailors in C-2A crash

    During the course of two days, seven U.S. Navy and JMSDF ships, three helicopter squadrons and maritime patrol aircraft covered nearly 1,000 square nautical miles in the search for the missing Sailors.

    File photo of a C-2A Greyhound. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Alex Corona)
  8. Search for Sailors expands in Philippine Sea

    Search and rescue operations continue for three Sailors following a C-2A Greyhound aircraft crash southeast of Okinawa at 2:45 p.m. on Nov 21st.

    In this File photo, C-2A Greyhound lands on the flight deck of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). (U.S. Navy/MC2 Kenneth Abbate)
  9. USS Chief departs Sasebo for 3JA MCM exercise with Japanese

    The avenger-class mine countermeasures ship USS Chief (MCM 14) departed Sasebo Nov. 21 to join Japan Maritime Self Defense Force MCM ships and aircraft in MCM exercise 3JA.

    In this file photo, the USS Chief (MCM 14)  perform navigation checks and anchor drop tests, Aug. 31. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Jordan Crouch)
  10. COMPACFLT Sailors honored during 2017 Navy League Sea Service Awards

    Four Sailors assigned to Commander U.S. Pacific Fleet staff were honored during the Navy League Honolulu Council’s 57th annual Sea Service Awards, Nov. 17.

    Intelligence Specialist 1st Class William Roy, center, recieves a sea service award from Adm. (Ret.) Richard Macke, president, Navy League Honolulu Council, left, and Rear Adm. Brian Fort, commander, Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific, Nov 17. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Phillip Pavlovich)