1. U.S. 7th Fleet to Conduct Exercise Malabar with Indian Navy

    Naval personnel from India and the United States will participate in Exercise Malabar 2012, April 9-16, 2012.

    In this file photo, aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits in the Arabian Gulf, January 21, 2012. Carl Vinson is scheduled to participate in exercise Malabar 2012 with the Indian Navy.
  2. Land, Louisville Sailors Visit Children's Hospital in Malaysia

    Sailors from USS Emory S. Land and USS Louisville visited the Likas Hospital in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, April 4.

    KOTA KINABALU, Malaysia (April 4, 2012) Children from Likas Hospital in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia wave hello to Ship's Serviceman Seaman Nikkinda Scott of submarine tender USS Emory S. Land (AS 39) and Chief Sonar Technician Submarine (SS) Winfred Cameron of Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Louisville (SSN 724) during a visit to the hospital. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Chris Williamson)
  3. #SAAM: Navy Sets Zero Tolerance for Sexual Assault

    'We can get this right in our service.' - Vice Adm. Scott Van Buskirk, chief of naval personnel

    April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM).
  4. Pacific Naval Installations to Conduct Force Protection Exercise

    Exercise Citadel Pacific will be conducted on naval installations throughout the Pacific April 10-12.

    In this file photo, Sailors aboard USS Hopper (DDG 70) stand watch on the ship's forward gun mount during an annual force protection exercise at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in February 2011. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class (SW) Mark Logico)
  5. Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group Returns to 7th Fleet

    Carrier Strike Group 1 returned to the 7th Fleet area of operations April 3 after three months in 5th Fleet.

    In this file photo, aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits in the Arabian Gulf, March 9, 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans)
  6. USS Emory S. Land Visits Malaysia

    The ship arrived in Sepangar April 1, will host the Royal Malaysian Navy, local citizens during the port visit.

    SEPANGAR, Malaysia (April 1, 2012) Submarine tender USS Emory S. Land (AS 39) moors in Sepangar, Malaysia. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Chris Williamson)
  7. USS Blue Ridge Returns To Yokosuka

    The 7th Fleet flagship concluded a six-week patrol throughout the Pacific, April 2.

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (April 2, 2012) Quartermaster 2nd Class Louis Gonzales uses a telescopic alidade on the bridge aboard U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) as the ship returns following a six-week Pacific patrol. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jay M. Chu)
  8. U.S. Pacific Fleet selects Sailors of the Year

    SW1(SWC) Louis Salazar and ND1(DSW) Andrew Strause were named Sea and Shore Sailors of the Year March 30.

    HONOLULU (March 30, 2012) Adm. Cecil D. Haney, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, congratulates Steelworker 1st Class Louis Salazar following the announcement of his selection as the Pacific Fleet Sea Sailor of the Year during a ceremony at the Hale Koa Hotel. (U.S. Navy photos by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class David Kolmel)
  9. Hawaii Welcomes San Diego Ships for Koa Kai

    USS Benfold and USS Vandergrift joined four Hawaii-based ships March 30 to kick off exercise Koa Kai.

    In this file photo, guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) arrives at Pearl Harbor for exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2010. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Woody Paschall)
  10. 7th Fleet Welcomes New Patrol and Reconnaissance Force Commander

    Command of the U.S. 7th Fleet Patrol and Reconnaissance Task Force changed hands March 23.

    AYASE, Japan (March 23, 2012)  Rear Adm. Sean S. Buck (left) and Rear. Adm. Matthew J. Carter salute during the national anthem at the Fleet Air Forward and the Patrol and Reconnaissance Forces U.S. 5th Fleet/U.S. 7th Fleet (CTF-57/72) change of command ceremony.(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Justin Smelley)