1. USS Frank Cable Departs Guam for Overhaul

    Relieved by USS Emory S. Land, the ship departed Jan. 9 for a regular overhaul and dry-docking in Portland, Oregon.

    APRA HARBOR, Guam (Jan. 9, 2012) The submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) departs Guam for maintenance in Portland, Oregon. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Claire Farin)
  2. USS Milius Departs San Diego for Deployment

    The ship departed Jan. 11 for an independent deployment to the 7th Fleet and 5th Fleet areas of responsibility.

    SAN DIEGO (Jan. 11, 2012) Sailors haul in the mooring lines as the guided-missile destroyer USS Milius (DDG 69) prepares to depart for deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Shawnte Bryan)
  3. Command of U.S. Pacific Fleet to Change Hands

    Adm. Cecil D. Haney will become U.S. Pacific Fleet commander during a Jan. 20 change-of-command ceremony.

  4. Lincoln Concludes Thailand Port Visit

    The aircraft carrier and USS Cape St. George departed Thailand, Jan. 10, following a four-day port visit.

    RAYONG, Thailand (Jan. 9, 2012) A Sailor assigned to aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) plays with students from the Nikhom 3 School in during a visit to interact with the children. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Joshua E. Walters)
  5. Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group Arrives in U.S. 5th Fleet AOR

    The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group (CSG) arrived in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility Jan. 9.

    INDIAN OCEAN (Jan. 7, 2012) Sailors participate in a Foreign Object Damage (FOD) walk down on the flight deck of Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) following an abandon ship drill. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman George M. Bell)
  6. U.S. Navy Rescues Iranian Fishing Vessel from Pirates in Arabian Sea

    Forces assigned to the John C. Stennis CSG rescued an Iranian fishing vessel from pirates Jan. 5.

    ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 5, 2012) The San Diego-based guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100) responds to a distress call from the master of the Iranian-flagged fishing dhow Al Molai, who claimed he was being held captive by pirates. (U.S. Navy photo)
  7. Lincoln Carrier Strike Group Ships Arrive in Thailand for Port Visit

    USS Abraham Lincoln and USS Cape St. George arrived in Laem Chabang, Thailand, Jan. 6 for a port visit.

    In this file photo, aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) tranits through the South China Sea Jan. 5, 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Adam Randolph)
  8. Pacific Submarine Force Battle Efficiency Award Winners Announced

    The Pacific Submarine Force commander announced the recipients of the 2011 Battle 'E' awards Jan. 1.

    In this file photo, Virginia-class fast attack submarine USS Texas (SSN 775), accompanied by two tug boats, glides into Subic Bay, Philippines, Nov. 10, 2011, for a port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Chris Williamson)
  9. Makin Island ARG Underway Following Singapore Visit

    The three ships of the ARG departed Singapore Dec. 27 following a Christmas holiday port visit.

    In this file photo, satch standers man the helm in the pilothouse of dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) while entering port in Singapore Ded. 23. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jason Behnke)
  10. Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group Visits Hong Kong

    The aircraft carrier, joined by USS Bunker Hill, USS Halsey, and USS Chafee, arrived in Hong Kong Dec. 27.

    HONG KONG (Dec. 27, 2011) Guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey (DDG 97) arrives in Hong Kong for a port visit along with the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans)