1. USNS Henson Completes U.S., Indonesian Oceanographic Survey

    A month-long a bilateral survey mission with the Indonesian Navy was completed Nov. 16.

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (Nov. 16, 2011) Matt Weathers, attached to the Naval Oceanographic Office (NAVOCEANO), explains surveying equipment to an Indonesian Navy officer aboard the Military Sealift Command (MSC) oceanographic survey ship USNS Henson (T-AGS 63) during an event marking the conclusion of a month-long bilateral survey mission. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jessica Bidwell)
  2. Pacific Fleet Commander Receives 'Eagle on the World' Award

    Adm. Patrick Walsh was presented with the award for his role as commander of the Joint Support Force.

    NEW YORK (Nov. 15, 2011) Adm. Patrick Walsh, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet, is presented the "Eagle on the World" award by Steve Forbes on behalf of the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of New York, Inc. (JCCI) at its 27th Annual Dinner Gala. (U.S. Navy photo)
  3. USS Fitzgerald Hosts Signing of Manila Declaration

    Secretary of State, Philippines officials, commemorated defense treaty's 60th anniversary aboard the ship.

    MANILA (Nov. 16, 2011) Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is greeted by Cmdr. Brian Mutty, commanding officer of the the guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) upon her arrival aboard the ship in Manila Bay to sign the Manila Declaration, commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Philippines-U.S. Mutual Defense Treaty. (U.S. Navy photo)
  4. USS Hopper Completes Deployment, Returns to Homeport

    The ship returned to Pearl Harbor Nov. 14 following a seven-month deployment that included ops in both 5th, 7th Fleet.

    PEARL HARBOR (Nov. 14, 2011) The guided-missile destroyer USS Hopper (DDG-70) pulls in to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) after returning from a seven-month independent deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Dustin W. Sisco)
  5. George Washington CSG Returns to Sea Following Hong Kong Visit

    The ship returned to Pearl Harbor Nov. 14 following a seven-month deployment that included ops in both 5th, 7th Fleet.

    HONG KONG (Nov. 14, 2011) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) man the rails as the ship departs Hong Kong following a five-day port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Erin Devenberg)
  6. USS Ford Nears Home Following 6-Month Deployment

    The ship and crew are scheduled to return to Everett Nov. 17, following a six-month deployment to the Western Pacific.

    In this file photo, Sailors aboard the guided missile Frigate USS Ford (FFG 54) man the rails as the ship arrives in Vladivostok, July 2 for a port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devon Dow)
  7. George Washington Sailors Reach Out to Youth in Hong Kong

    USS George Washington Sailors took part in a pair of community service projects Nov. 11 while in Hong Kong.

    HONG KONG (Nov. 11, 2011) Aviation Maintenance Administrationman 1st Class Vincent Cooper, stationed aboard the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73), reads a book to young children at the Society for the Protection of Children’s headquarters building during a community service project in Hong Kong. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jacob I. Allison)
  8. JMSDF joins in Navy's Koa Kai exercise

    A Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force destroyer will take part with the U.S. Navy in exercise Koa Kai for the first time.

    In this file photo, ships taking part in a previous Koa Kai exercise, including USS Tucson (SSN 770), USS Lake Erie (CG 70), USS Port Royal (CG 73), USS Chung-Hoon, USS Russell (DDG 59), USS Chafee (DDG 90) and USNS Yukon (T-AO 202) sail in waters surrounding the island of Oahu April 5. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class (SW) Mark Logico)
  9. George Washington Carrier Strike Group Returns to Hong Kong

    USS Cowpens, USS Mustin, USS Curtis Wilbur, along with USS George Washington, arrived Nov. 9 for a port visit.

    HONG KONG  (Nov. 9, 2011) USS George Washington Sailor, Seaman Morris Ng, a native of Hong Kong, introduces himself to 47 Chinese journalists during a news conference held in the aircraft carrier's hangar bay following the ship's arrival in Hong Kong for a port visit. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Alysia R. Hernandez)
  10. Oklahoma City visits Yokosuka during Western Pacific deployment

    The fast attack submarine arrived in Yokosuka Nov. 9 for a visit as part of its continued operations in the Western Pacific.

    YOKOSUKA, Japan (Nov. 9, 2011) The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Oklahoma City (SSN 723) is moored at Fleet Activities Yokosuka as part of its deployment to the Western Pacific Region. (U.S. Navy photo by Lieutenant Lara Bollinger)