1. USS John C. Stennis to Deploy to Western Pacific

    The aircraft carrier departs Bremerton, Wash., Jan. 15 for a deployment to U.S. 7th Fleet and will serve as the centerpiece of the Great Green Fleet, highlighting the Navy's efforts to transform its energy use to increase operational capability.

    In this file photo, ships of the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group train together off the coast of California in August. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Susan C. Damman)
  2. Barry to Join Forward Deployed Naval Forces in Japan

    The guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52) departed its Norfolk homeport of more than 20 years, Jan. 12, bound for Yokosuka, Japan, and the Forward Deployed Naval Forces (FDNF) of U.S. 7th Fleet.

    In this file photo, USS Barry (DDG 52) operates in the Mediterranean Sea during a previous deployment to the U.S. 6th Fleet. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Christopher B. Stolz)
  3. Chief of Naval Personnel visits USS Ronald Reagan

    Vice Adm. Bill Moran and Manpower, Personnel, Training and Education Fleet Master Chief April Beldo visited the U.S. Navy’s only forward deployed aircraft carrier Jan. 11 in Yokosuka, Japan.

    Chief of Naval Personnel Vice Adm. Bill Moran answers questions during a chief petty officers call aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). (U.S. Navy/MCSN Jamaal N. Liddell)
  4. City of Corpus Christi visits Yokosuka for Final Port Call

    The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS City of Corpus Christi (SSN 705) arrived at Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan, Jan. 11 for the boat's last foreign visit as part of its final deployment.

    USS City of Corpus Christi (SSN 705) transits Tokyo Bay before arriving at Fleet Activities Yokosuka for a port visit. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Brian G. Reynolds)
  5. USS Texas Visits Subic Bay During Indo-Asia-Pacific Deployment

    The Virginia-class fast-attack submarine arrived in Subic Bay Jan. 5 for a port visit.

    In this file photo, USS Texas (SSN 775) glides into Subic Bay during a previous port visit. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Chris Williamson)
  6. USS Charlotte Visits Sasebo During Deployment

    The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine arrived at Fleet Activities Sasebo, Japan, Jan. 5, for a port visit as part of its Indo-Asia-Pacific deployment.

    In this file photo, USS Charlotte (SSN 766) prepares to moor at Fleet Activities Yokosuka during a visit there in November. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Brian G. Reynolds)
  7. USS Lassen Departs Yokosuka on Final 7th Fleet Patrol

    The guided-missile destroyer, which will be replaced by USS Barry (DDG 52) in the spring, departed Yokosuka, Japan, Jan. 6 after nearly 10 years forward deployed to 7th Fleet.

    Sailors aboard USS Lassen (DDG 82) man the rails as the guided-missile destroyer departs Fleet Activities Yokosuka. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Peter Burghart)
  8. Littoral Combat Ship USS Fort Worth Visits Phuket

    USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) arrived in Phuket, Thailand, Dec. 30 for its first port visit there.

    Sailors from USS Fort Worth (LCS 3) move rocks and soil while helping to complete construction of a retaining wall to prevent a nearby river from eroding the landscape at Home and Life Orphanage Foundation during a community service project. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Antonio Turretto Ramos)
  9. U.S. 7th Fleet: 2015 In Review

    In the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations, 2015 was a year of new technology and thriving partnerships.

  10. U.S. Navy Families Make New Home in Busan, Korea

    For the first time since its creation in 1957, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Korea's headquarters is no longer on a U.S. base.

    In this file photo, USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs Busan following a port visit. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Christopher K. Hwang)