A Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5 F/A-18 experienced a mechanical issue that resulted in the crew ejecting, Nov. 12.
The joint/bilateral exercise with the Japan Self-Defense Force wrapped up Nov. 8.
More than 500 service members assigned to Task Force-West are assisting with FEMA-supported Super Typhoon Yutu recovery efforts.
Guam-based Navy Expeditionary Forces Command Pacific is assisting with the joint effort in the Northern Mariana Islands following Super Tyhpoon Yutu.
Keen Sword offers an opportunity for deployed patrol squadrons to increase interoprability with JMSDF counterparts.
USS John P. Murtha (LPD 26) successfully completed test recovery operations of NASA’s mock Orion capsule, Nov. 5.
Amphibious Force 7th Fleet
The two navies kicked off their latest iteration of exercise Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) in Chittagong, Nov. 4.
Anti-submarine warfare (ASW) is among the many mission areas emphasized during exercise Keen Sword with the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force.
The crew and embarked Marines are supporting FEMA and local officials following Typhoon Yutu.
The exercise off Alaska demonstrated the Navy's ability to conduct an underwater rescue of a submerged submarine in an unfamiliar environment.
The exercise is a demonstration of submariners' ability to detect, locate, track and engage enemy assets.
U.S. Sailors conducted helicopter visit, board, search and seizure training aboard MV Asterix during the exercise.
The carrier strike group conducted a series of air defense exercises with the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force.
More than 150 U.S. service members, including U.S. Navy Seabees, have arrived on Tinian in the wake of Super Typhoon Yutu.
Repair parts were delivered between forces as part of a bilateral Acquisition and Cross Servicing Agreement (ACSA).