1. USS O'Kane to Return from Deployment

    The guided-missile destroyer will return to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Nov. 8 following a seven-and-a-half month deployment to the 7th Fleet and 5th Fleet areas of operation.

    In this file photo, USS O'Kane (DDG 77) pulls alongside dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Robert E. Peary (T-AKE 5) for an underway replenishment in the Arabian Gulf, Sept. 24. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mate Grant Begley)
  2. USS Jacksonville Departs for Western Pacific Deployment

    The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine departed Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Nov. 5 for a scheduled six-month deployment in the Western Pacific region.

    Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Jacksonville (SSN 699) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Nov. 5 for a regularly scheduled six-month deployment to the Western Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Steven Khor)
  3. U.S. Navy, Royal Brunei Armed Forces Begin CARAT Exercise

    A ceremony marked the beginning of the 18th Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Brunei exercise Nov. 5, a day after the arrival of USS Reuben James (FFG 57).

    Rear Adm. Tom Carney, left, and First Adm. Dato Seri Pahlawan Haji Abdul Halim converse after the opening ceremony Nov. 5 for the 18th annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise between the U.S. Navy and Royal Brunei Armed Forces. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Michael Ard)
  4. Bonhomme Richard Sailors, Marines Lend Helping Hands in Hong Kong

    Sailors and Marines visited the Hang Seng Management College during a community service project, Nov. 1, as part of the amphibious assualt ship's port visit to Hong Kong.

    Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 1st Class Aaron Young and students from the Hang Seng Management College paint a tote bag during a community service project in Hong Kong, Nov. 1. The bags will be filled with rice and canned goods and then presented to the poverty stricken areas in the city. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communications Specialist Seaman LaCordrick Wilson)
  5. USS Tortuga Visits Hong Kong

    Sailors and embarked Marines from amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46) arrived in Hong Kong for a port visit Oct. 30.

    An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter sits on the flight deck of amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as amphibious dock landing ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46), right, arrives in Hong Kong Oct. 30 for a port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael Russell)
  6. USS Bremerton Departs for Western Pacific Deployment

    The fast-attack submarine departed Pearl Harbor Oct. 29 for a six-month deployment in the Western Pacific region.

    USS Bremerton (SSN 698) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Oct. 29. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Steven Khor)
  7. USS Bonhomme Richard Anchors in Hong Kong

    The forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and embarked Marines from the 31st MEU arrived in Hong Kong Oct. 29 for a port visit.

    In this file photo, USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) sits at anchor in Sasebo Harbor, Japan, in August to load ammunition in preparation for its current patrol. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Adam M. Bennett)
  8. George Washington returns to sea after Philippines visit

    The U.S. Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier departed Manila Oct. 29 following a five-day, goodwill port visit.

    Ensign Derrick Ingle gives visitors a tour of the flight deck of USS George Washngton (CVN 73) Oct. 27 during the ship's port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class William Pittman)
  9. USS McCampbell Rescues Stranded Fishermen

    Crew members rescued five stranded fishermen in international waters off the coast of the Philippines Oct. 24 as the ship was making its way to Manila.

    A fisherman is brought aboard USS McCampbell (DDG 85) after being rescued from his vessel which was sinking in international waters off the coast of the Philippines, Oct. 24. (U.S. Navy photo)
  10. USS George Washington Arrives in the Philippines

    The U.S. Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier dropped anchor in Manila Bay, Oct. 24, for a port visit.

    In this file photo, USS George Washington (CVN 73) transits the South China Sea, Oct. 15. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Jennifer A. Villalovos)