1. USS Warrior helps strengthen ROK, US mine countermeasures capability

    The USS Warrior (MCM 10) crew wrapped up a mine countermeasures exercise with the Republic of Korea Navy, March 29.

    Mineman 1st Class Sean McDermott prepares to launch a mine neutralization vehicle aboard USS Warrior (MCM 10) during training off the South Korea coast. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Jermaine M. Ralliford)
  2. USS John C. Stennis earns Pacific carrier Battle "E"

    The commander of Naval Air Forces Pacific announced USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as the recipient of the 2016 Battle “E” award for aircraft carriers homeported in the Pacific, March 28.

    In this file photo, USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) operates in the Philippine Sea in February 2016 while deployed to U.S. 7th Fleet. (U.S. Navy/MCSN Cole C. Pielop)
  3. VFA-115 completes Strike Fighter Advanced Readiness Program

    The Eagles of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 115 recently completed the Strike Fighter Advanced Readiness Program training syllabus at Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada.

    VFA-115 aircrew and maintenance personnel stand by at an F/A-18E Super Hornet before an air-to-air training mission in the Fallon Range Training Complex, March 10. (U.S. Navy/Lt. Chris Pagenkopf)
  4. Coronado Sailors strengthen relations at LIMA 2017

    The littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) participated in the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA) Exhibition 2017, March 25-26.

    USS Coronado (LCS 4) pulls alongside the pier arriving in Langkawi, Malaysia, March 25. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Amy M. Ressler)
  5. U.S. Marines, Sailors work with Sri Lanka counterparts

    USS Comstock (LSD 45) and embarked Marines from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit arrived in Colombo for a military-to-military engagement, March 27.

    Sailors and Marines aboard USS Comstock (LSD 45) man the rails as the ship arrives in Colombo, March 27. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Abby Rader)
  6. USS Ohio returns home to the Pacific Northwest

    The guided-missile submarine returned to the Pacific Northwest March 23 after being deployed for 20 months in the Pacific.

    USS Ohio (SSGN 726) arrives at Naval Magazine Indian Island, Wash., March 23. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Amanda R. Gray)
  7. USS Louisville completes Western Pacific deployment

    The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine returned home to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, March 23, following a six-month deployment.

    USS Louisville (SSN 724) approaches the submarine piers at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, March 23. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Michael H. Lee)
  8. US Navy to visit Republic of Korea island for first time

    The guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63) is scheduled to arrive in Jeju-do, March 25 for a port visit.

    USS Stethem (DDG 63) file photo. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Andrew Ryan Smith)
  9. USS Port Royal to return home from deployment

    The guided-missile cruiser will return to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, March 24, following a 212-day independent deployment to the U.S. 5th and 7th Fleet areas of operation.

    USS Port Royal (CG 73) file photo. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Diana Quinlan)
  10. USS Michael Murphy conducts PASSEX with JS Teruzuki

    The U.S. Navy and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyers recently conducted a passing exercise in the South China Sea.

    Sailors look on from USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) while conducting a passing exercise with JS Teruzuki (DD 116), March 17. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Michaela Garrison)