1. Blue Ridge Arrives in South Korea for Ulchi Freedom Guardian

    The crew and embarked 7th Fleet staff will take part in exercise Ulchi Freedom Guardian.

    BUSAN, Republic of Korea (Aug. 13, 2011) Sailors aboard U.S. 7th Fleet command ship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) wave to Republic of Korea (ROK) navy sailors as the ship pulls into Busan to participate in Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2011. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Steven Khor)
  2. USS George Washington ITs Receive Training At Sea

    Information Systems Technicians aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) are getting a unique opportunity to complete training not normally available at sea.

  3. Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Arrives in Hong Kong

    USS Ronald Reagan, USS Chancellorsville, USS Preble, and USS Higgins arrived in Hong Kong for a port visit Aug. 12.

    SOUTH CHINA SEA (Aug. 12, 2011) The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) transits toward Hong Kong for a port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kevin B. Gray)
  4. George Washington Returns to Sea After Visit to Thailand

    USS George Washington departed Laem Chabang, Aug. 11, following five days of rest and community interaction.

    PATTAYA, Thailand (Aug. 9, 2011) Yeoman 2nd Class Joel Carter, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73), interacts with students at the Thung La Han School during a community service event. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jennifer A. Villalovos)
  5. Royal Thai Armed Forces Chaplains Visit George Washington

    USS George Washington (CVN 73) hosted 20 Thai military chaplains to participate in a

    LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (Aug. 7, 2011) Capt. Phil Gwaltney, command chaplain, U.S. Pacific Fleet, speaks to a collection of Royal Thai Armed Forces and U.S. Navy chaplains about conducting religious ministries services underway during a visit to USS George Washington (CVN 73). (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class William Pittman)
  6. John C. Stennis Strike Group Particpates in Undersea Warfare Exercise

    Strike Group ships commenced an undersea warfare exercise in the Hawaiian operating area Aug. 8.

    PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 7, 2011) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) transits the Pacific Ocean during a replenishment at sea. The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled western Pacific Ocean and Arabian Gulf deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Walter M. Wayman)
  7. USS George Washington Welcomes Thai Princess

    Aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) welcomed Thailand's Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana for a tour Aug 8.

    LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (Aug. 8, 2011) Thai Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana admires an E-2C Hawkeye on the flight deck of nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). (U.S. Navy photo by Seaman Tatiana Avery)
  8. USS George Washington Hosts Reception in Thailand

    The aircraft carrier hosted more than 350 distinguished guests during its first in Laem Chabang, Thailand.

    LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (Aug. 6, 2011) The USS George Washington (CVN 73) color guard renders honors during a reception ceremony celebrating the friendship between the Kingdom of Thailand and the United States of America. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist William P. Gatlin)
  9. USS Lassen Draws Thousands on Friendship Day

    More than 6,000 local waited in a line stretching over a mile to tour USS Lassen (DDG 82) during Yokosuka's 35th Friendship Day, Aug. 6.

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (Aug. 6, 2011) More than 6,000 people stand in a mile-long line for a tour of the guided-missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) (U.S. Navy photo by Ensign Sean A. Brophy)
  10. Fleet Week at Seattle Seafair Concludes

    Fleet Week wrapped up Aug. 8 with the departure of USS Bonhomme Richard, USS Sampson, and USS Chafee.

    SEATTLE (Aug. 3, 2011) The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102) participate in the Parade of Ships during the 62nd annual Seattle Seafair Fleet Week. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joan E. Jennings)