1. USS Bremerton Returns to Hawaii from Deployment

    The Los Angeles-class submarine returned to Hawaii Oct. 5 following a six-month deployment.

    PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (Oct. 5, 2011)USS Bremerton (SSN 698) returns to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after completing a six-month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge)
  2. USS George Washington Hosts Public Visitors in Busan

    2,600+ visitors toured the aircraft carrier Oct. 1 during a Busan, Republic of Korea, port visit.

    BUSAN, Republic of Korea (Oct. 2, 2011) Korean visitors tour the flight deck of aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) during a public event in support of the Republic of Korea's Armed Forces Day. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman William P. Gatlin)
  3. USS George Washington Sailors Volunteer at Busan Children's Home

    40+ Sailors volunteered at the home Oct. 2, playing and interacting with the kids.

    BUSAN (Oct. 2, 2011) USS George Washington (CVN 73) Sailors play Yu-Gi-Oh! with children at Sung Ae Won Home for Children during a community service project. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Alysia R. Hernandez)
  4. USS Cleveland Decommissions After 44 Years of Service

    Former crew members, family and friends gathered Sept. 30 to celebrate 44 year of service.

    SAN DIEGO (Sept. 30, 2011) Sailors assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS Cleveland (LPD 7) disembark the ship for the last time during a decommissioning ceremony at Naval Base San Diego. (U.S. Navy photo by Electrician’s Mate Fireman Yasmine Muhammad)
  5. USS Cheyenne Returns from Western Pacific Deployment

    The submarine returned to Hawaii Sept. 30 following a six-month Western Pacific deployment.

    PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (Sept. 30, 2011) Los Angeles-class submarine USS Cheyenne (SSN 773) returns to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Sept. 30, after completing a regularly scheduled six-month deployment to the Western Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge)
  6. U.S., Royal Brunei Navy Return to Sea for CARAT 2011 Exercise

    17th annual Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training exercise kicked off in Brunei Sept. 30.

    MUARA, Brunei (Sep 29, 2011) Royal Brunei Navy Sailors greet USS Dewey (DDG 105) and USS Pinckney (DDG 91) at Maura port as they arrive for Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Brunei. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Robert Clowney)
  7. Boxer Amphibious Ready Group Returns from Deployment

    The Boxer Amphibious Ready Group (returned to its homeport of San Diego, Sept. 30 following a seven-month deployment.

    SAN DIEGO (Sept. 30, 2011) Sailors man the rails as the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) transits San Diego Bay. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Anna Kiner/Released)
  8. USS Essex embarks 31st MEU Aviation Combat Element

    The amphibious assault ship embarked the aircraft Sept. 27 after departing Okinawa, Japan.

    PHILIPPINE SEA (Sept. 28, 2011) A CH-53E Sea Stallion with Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 265 prepares to land on the flight deck of the forward deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2).  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Terry Matlock/Released)
  9. Boxer Amphibious Ready Group Returns from Deployment

    Ships of the Boxer Amphibious Ready Group will return to San Diego Sept. 30 following seven-month deployment.

    In this file photo, amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4), front, amphibious dock landing ship USS Comstock (LSD 45), left, and amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20) steam in formation through the Indian Ocean Aug. 18. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Trevor Welsh)
  10. USS Russell Arrives in Maldives for Visit

    The guided-missile destroyer arrived in Gan, Maldives, for a port visit Sept. 28.

    In this file photo, the guided-missile destroyer USS Russell (DDG 59) transits off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii, July 14. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel Barker)