1. San Diego-based ships to depart for deployment with Lincoln CSG

    The ships, scheduled to depart San Diego Dec. 6 and 7, will deploy as part of the Lincoln Carrier Strike Group.

    In this file photo, guided-missile cruiser USS Cape St. George (CG 71) and guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) are underway in the Pacific Ocean during a composite training unit exercise.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Arif Patani)
  2. Pearl Harbor Visitor Center Hosts Survivors Symposium

    A symposium at the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument brought survivors and historians together.

    PEARL HARBOR (Dec. 3, 2011) Edward F. Borucki, retired chief petty officer and Pearl Harbor survivor, poses for a picture with a fellow survivor during a symposium at the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Dustin W. Sisco)
  3. Patrol Squadron 1 Deploys to Misawa

    The 'Screaming Eagles' arrived in Misawa, in northern Japan, Dec. 1 to begin a six-month deployment.

    NAVAL AIR FACILITY MISAWA, Japan (Dec. 1, 2011) Sailors attached to Patrol Squadron (VP) 1 disembark from an aircraft after arriving here for a deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Matthew M. Bradley)
  4. USS North Carolina Departs on Maiden Western Pacific Deployment

    The deployment, which began Dec. 1, will be the first in the Western Pacific for the Virginia-class submarine.

    PEARL HARBOR (Dec. 1, 2011) Virginia-class submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam for its maiden Western Pacific deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ronald Gutridge)  For more photos, visit COMSUBPAC on Flickr.
  5. Pacific Fleet Logistics Chief Visits Frank Cable

    Rear Adm. Glenn Robillard visited the submarine tender Nov. 30 during a familiarization tour of Guam commands.

    POLARIS POINT, Guam (Nov. 30, 2011) Sideboys render honors to Rear Adm. Glenn Robillard, U.S. Pacific Fleet's deputy chief of staff for logistics, as he crosses the quarterdeck of the submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40). (Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Corey Hensley)
  6. USS Chung-Hoon to Return from Deployment

    The guided-missile destroyer is set to return to Hawaii Dec. 1 following a six-month independent deployment.

    In this file photo, guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) leads a formation of U.S. and Republic of Singapore Navy ships in the South China Sea Aug. 26 during exercise Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Katerine Noll)
  7. Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group Deploys

    USS Bunker Hill and USS Halsey, along with the aircraft carrier and its air wing, departed San Diego Nov. 30.

    SAN DIEGO (Nov. 30, 2011) Aviation Boatswain's Mate Airman Jarren Enriquez says goodbye to his family before aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) departs Naval Air Station North Island for a deployment to the Western Pacific and U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Evans)
  8. USS Essex Arrives in Manila for Port Visit

    The amphibious assault ship and embarked 31st MEU Marines arrived in the Philippines Nov. 30 for a port visit.

    MANILA, Philippines (Nov. 30, 2011) Sailors stand lookout watch on the signal bridge of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) as the ship arrives in Manila for a port visit.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class William Jenkins)
  9. Stethem Crew Shares Expertise with Timor-Leste Counterparts

    Sailors provided two days of training in maintenance and repair procedures for the Timor-Leste Defense Force.

    DILI, Timor-Leste (Nov. 28, 2011) Gas Turbine System Mechanical 1st Class Alirio Arguetapinto, assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63), performs maintenance on a motor during a joint training exercise with sailors of the Timor-Leste Defense Force (F-FDTL) aboard an F-FDTL patrol boat. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Matthew R. Cole)
  10. Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group Arrives in 7th Fleet

    The amphibious ready group entered the second phase of its deployment Nov. 27 with its arrival in the 7th Fleet AOR.

    In this file photo, the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group, consisting of USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), USS Makin Island (LHD 8), and USS New Orleans (LPD 18) transit together off the southern coast of California Oct. 11. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist John Lill)