1. USNS Mercy arrives in Malaysia for Pacific Partnership

    U.S. and partner nation personnel supporting the Pacific Partnership mission aboard the U.S. Navy hospital ship arrived in Port Kelang, April 16.

    USNS Mercy arrives in Port Kelang, April 16. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Joshua Fulton)
  2. Pacific Partnership mission concludes in Palau, heads to Malaysia

    The Palau phase of the 2018 Pacific Partnership mission concluded with a ceremony aboard USNS Brunswick (T-EPF 6), April 14.

    Builder 3rd Class Michael Waits, left, and Construction Mechanic 2nd Class Robert Farina assemble a roof for a Pacific Partnership engineering project in Palau, April 11. (U.S. Navy/MCSN Caledon Rabbipal)
  3. USS Pearl Harbor visits Victoria, British Columbia

    The amphibious dock landing ship arrived in Victoria for a scheduled port visit, April 12.

    In this file photo, USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) approaches the pier at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in January. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Somers T. Steelman)
  4. Carl Vinson completes Western Pacific deployment

    The aircraft carrier returned home to Naval Air Station North Island in San Diego, April 12, after a deployment to the Indo-Pacific region.

    USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) and USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transit the Pacific, April 10. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Sean M. Castellano)
  5. USS Theodore Roosevelt arrives in Manila for port visit

    The aircraft carrier with embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17, and USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) arrived in the Philippines for a scheduled port visit, April 11.

    USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) anchors off the coast of Manila, April 11. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Alex Perlman)
  6. USNS Mercy departs Indonesia after first Pacific Partnership mission stop

    The Military Sealift Command hospital ship departed Bengkulu, Indonesia, April 10.

    USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) sits anchored off the coast of Bengkulu, Indonesia, March 30. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Cameron Pinske)
  7. USNS Washington Chambers replenishes Royal Malaysian Navy frigate

    The recent underway replenishment in the South China Sea supports the Royal Malaysian Navy's preparations for participation in exercise RIMPAC this year.

    Safety observers from USNS Washington Chambers (T-AKE 11) stand alongside Royal Malaysian Navy sailors aboard frigate KD Lekiu (F30) during an underway replenishment, April 7. (U.S. Navy photo)
  8. US-Japan maritime forces conduct navigational maneuvers in East China Sea

    Ships of the Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group sailed with JS Shimokita (LST 4002), April 9.

    Ships of the Wasp Expeditionary Strike Group and JS Shimokita steam in formation, April 9. (U.S Navy/MC3 Taylor King)
  9. USS Theodore Roosevelt conducts PASSEX with Republic of Singapore Navy

    The passing exercise (PASSEX) in the South China Sea, April 6, followed a port visit to Singapore by the carrier strike group.

    USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) leads a formation with RSS Valiant (PGG 91), RSS Supreme (FFG 73) and USS Sampson (DDG 102) in the South China Sea, April 6. (U.S Navy/MC3 Anthony J. Rivera)
  10. USS Bremerton returns to Pearl Harbor for final time

    The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine returned home from a Western Pacific deployment, April 6, the boat's last before beginning deactivation.

    USS Bremerton (SSN 698) approaches the pier at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, April 6. (U.S Navy/MC1 Daniel Hinton)