1. 7th Fleet Relief Support Update (March 25)

    HACHINOHE, Japan (March 25, 2011) Construction Mechanic 1st Class Timothy Plummer, center, and Builder 2nd Class Joshua Knolla, left, both assigned to Underwater Construction Team (UCT) 2, go over charts of a local port with Lt. Cmdr. Derek Peterson, 7th Fleet salvage officer. UCT 2 is conducting salvage operations in the city in support of Operation Tomodachi. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devon Dow/Released)
  2. U.S. Navy to provide 500,000 gallons of fresh water to Fukushima power plant

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (March 25, 2011) Barge YOGN-115, carrying 1.04 million litres (275,000 gallons) of fresh water, departs Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) to support cooling efforts at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. CFAY port operations cleaned and filled two barges, totaling nearly 1.89 million litres (500,000 gallons) of fresh water. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mikey Mulcare)
  3. Essex Embarks JMSDF Officer for Relief Coordination

    PACIFIC OCEAN (March 21, 2011) CH-46E Sea Knights take off from the flight deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) with humanitarian assistance and disaster relief supplies in support of Operation Tomodachi. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Adam M. Bennett)
  4. USNS Safeguard, Additional Salvage Support Reaches Hachinohe

    HACHINOHE, Japan (March 25, 2011) The Recovery and Salvage ship USS Safeguard (T-ARS-50) is currently in the waters of Hachinohe, Japan to assist salvage recovery efforts in support of Operation Tomodachi. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devon Dow/Released)
  5. Navy Helo Squadrons Join Forces in Support of Relief Effort

    NAVAL AIR FACILITY MISAWA, Japan (March 22, 2011) Aviation Structural Mechanic 2nd Class Andre Sparman, left, from Los Angeles, and Naval Air Crewman 3rd Class Matt Robinson, from Baltimore, load humanitarian supplies onto an SH-60 Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron (HS) 14. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Matthew M. Bradley)
  6. 7th Fleet Relief Support Update (March 24)

    ONAGAWA, Japan (Mar. 23, 2011) – An SH-60B Sea Hawk helicopter attached to the Warlords of Helicopter Anti-submarine Squadron Light (HSL) 51, Det. 6, embarked aboard guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89), flies past a message reading “Thank You USA” while delivering humanitarian aid supplies to a makeshift landing zone and shelter. (U.S. Navy photo by Naval Aircrewman 1st Class Sean Hughes/Released)
  7. Puget Sound Naval Shipyard Workers Train GW Machinists at Sea

    PACIFIC OCEAN (March 23, 2011) Puget Sound Naval Shipyard machinist David Green teaches Machinery Repairman 2nd Class (SW) Jason Lunstrum, from Roundhill, Va. new techniques to using the machining equipment aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Juan M. Pinalez Jr.)
  8. Three Disasters in One

    SENDAI, Japan (March 12, 2011) An SH-60B helicopter assigned to the Chargers of Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron (HS) 14 from Naval Air Facility Atsugi flies over the city of Sendai to deliver more than 1,500 pounds of food to survivors of an 8.9 magnitude earthquake and a tsunami. (U.S. Navy photo)
  9. 7th Fleet Relief Support Update (March 23)

    PACIFIC OCEAN (March 23, 2011) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) conduct a countermeasure wash down on the flight deck. Sailors scrubbed the external surfaces on the flight deck and island superstructure to remove potential radiation contamination. Ronald Reagan is operating off the coast of Japan providing humanitarian assistance as directed in support of Operation Tomodachi. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Nicholas A. Groesch/Released)
  10. USS Stethem Arrives in Donghae for Exercise Foal Eagle 2011

    DONGHAE, Republic of Korea (March 17, 2011) Cmdr. Henry C. Adams, commanding officer of the guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63), meets and greets officers and crew members of the Ulsan-Ccass Republic of Korea ship ROKS Kyong Buk (FF 956), upon Stethem’s arrival to Donghae to participate in the exercise Foal Eagle 2011. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Operations Specialist David S. Smith)