1. USS George Washington Departs for Patrol

    The forward-deployed aircraft carrier departed Yokosuka, Japan, May 26 for a patrol in the Asia-Pacific region.

    In this file photo, an E-2C Hawkeye approaches the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) in the Timor Sea July 18, 2011, during exercise Talisman Sabre with Australia. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Andrew Ryan Smith)
  2. USS Makin Island Arrives in Hong Kong for Port Visit

    The ship and embarked 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit Marines arrived in Hong Kong for a port visit, May 25.

    HONG KONG (May 25, 2012) Amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) arrives in Hong Kong for a port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist John Lill)
  3. USS Blue Ridge Visits Thailand

    The U.S. 7th Fleet flagship arrived in Laem Chabang for a port visit May 24.

    LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (May 24, 2012) U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) prepares to arrive in Laem Chabang. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Fidel C. Hart)
  4. USS New Orleans Arrives in Hong Kong for Port Visit

    The ship and embarked 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit Marines arrived in Hong Kong for a port visit, May 23.

    In this file photo, USS New Orleans (LPD 18) transits the Indian Ocean May 8 with USS Makin Island (LHD 8), left, and USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52). (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist John Lill)
  5. USS Makin Island Underway Following Malaysia Port Visit

    The amphibious assault ship is underway following a four-day port visit to Sepangar, Malaysia.

    KOTA KINABALU, Malaysia (May 19, 2012) Fire Controlman 3rd Class Thao Miller draws in a coloring book with a girl at the Bukit Harapan Therapeutic Community children's home in Kota Kinabalu. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Alan Gragg)
  6. McCampbell Celebrates Trade, Alliance in Annual Black Ship Festival

    The USS McCampbell crew took part in the 73rd annual Black Ship Festival in Shimoda, Japan, May 17-20.

    SHIMODA, Japan (May 20, 2012) Sailors assigned to guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell (DDG 85) tour the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Ship Yamagiri (DD 152) as part of an exchange between the two ships participating in the annual Black Ship Festival in Shimoda. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Matthew R. Cole)
  7. USS Hawaii Deploys to Western Pacific

    Hawaii's namesake submarine departed Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam May 21 for a Western Pacific deployment.

    HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii (May 21, 2012) USS Hawaii (SSN 776, departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for a six month Western Pacific deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge)
  8. Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group to Return Home Wednesday

    USS Carl Vinson, Carrier Air Wing 17, USS Bunker Hill, and USS Halsey return to San Diego May 23.

    PACIFIC OCEAN (May 20, 2012) The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey (DDG 97), and guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) transit the Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans)
  9. USS San Diego Commissioning to Stream Live

    The May 19 ceremony at the Navy Pier in downtown San Diego will steam live on the Navy's Livestream channel.

    In this file photo, the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) arrives in San Diego May 14 for its May 19 commissioning ceremony. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Denny Cantrell)
  10. USS Makin Island Arrives in Malaysia

    The amphibious assault ship and embarked 11th MEU Marines arrived in Sepangar May 18 for a port visit.

    In this file photo, USS Makin Island (LHD 8) conducts flight deck operations in the Indian Ocean, May 8, 2012. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist John Lill)