1. 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)
  2. 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)
  3. 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)
  4. 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)
  5. 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)
  6. USS Stockdale Returns from Maiden Deployment

    The guided-missile destroyer returned to its San Diego homeport July 22, after a six-month maiden deployment.

    In this Jan. 4, 2011 file photo, the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) approaches the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) to conduct refueling-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans / RELEASED)
  7. Gridley Returns to San Diego After Successful Deployment

    The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer returned to its San Diego homeport July 22, after completing a seven-month deployment to the Western Pacific.

    In this May 29, 2011 file photo, Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101) prepares to sails alongside Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during an underway replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans)
  8. BMU 1, ACU 5 Train Australian Army Beachmasters During Talisman Sabre

    Members of Beachmaster Unit 1 and Assault Craft Unit 5 conducted training with the Australian Defence Force.

    SABINA POINT, Australia (July 15, 2011) Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 5 Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class(SW) Christopher Hagan, a Kingston, Penn., native, explains the different working parts of a landing craft air cushion to members of the Australian Army.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Johnie Hickmon)
  9. Cowpens Sailors Use Total Force Integration to Build Skills, Relations

    The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser started its total force integration along with ships from the Royal Australian Navy.

    TIMOR SEA (July 13, 2011) – Royal Australian Navy Lt. Bernard Dobson, air intercept controller on HMAS Sydney, observes aircraft check-in procedures in the combat information center aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class N. Ross Taylor)
  10. USS La Jolla Returns from Western Pacific Deployment

    The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine returned to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, July 15, after completing a six-month deployment.

    PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – (July 15, 2011) – Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS La Jolla (SSN 701) returns to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Friday, July 15 after completing a six-month deployment to the Western Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge /Released)