1. U.S. Navy, Marine Corps strengthen integrated warfighting capabilities

    Ships and units in the Indo-Pacific are conducting integrated operations to sharpen warfighting readiness.

    USS Rafael Peralta (DDG 115) transits the Philippine Sea. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Sean Lynch)
  2. Navy’s unmanned aircraft flies the Indo-Pacific skies

    Two deployed MQ-4C Tritons are showcasing increasing range and flight time.

    An MQ-4C Triton taxis at Andersen Air Force Base.  (U.S. Air Force/Senior Airman Michael S. Murphy)
  3. U.S. Navy maintains persistent presence near West Capella

    USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10) operated in the southern South China Sea near the Panamanian flagged drillship, May 12, the second such recent patrol by an LCS.

    USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10) conducts routine operations near the Panamanian flagged drillship, West Capella, May 12. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Brenton Poyser)
  4. Pacific Fleet commander presents Guam governor with public service award

    Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero was recognized for her leadership and efforts on behalf of USS Theodore Roosevelt Sailors.

    Adm. John Aquilino presents Guam Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero with the Navy Distinguished Public Service Award, May 2. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Julio Rivera)
  5. Pacific Fleet Submarines: Lethal, Agile, Underway

    Every forward-deployed submarine of the fleet's submarine force is at sea in the Western Pacific conducting contingency response operations.

    USS Alexandria (SSN 757) transits Apra Harbor in Guam, May 5, for operations in the region. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Randall W. Ramaswamy)
  6. Montgomery, Cesar Chavez operate near West Capella

    Through continued operational presence in the South China Sea, the U.S. Navy supports transparency, the rule of law, freedom of navigation and overflight.

    USS Montgomery (LCS 8) conducts routine operations near Panamanian flagged drillship, West Capella, May 7. (U.S. Navy/AWS3 Christopher Fred)
  7. U.S. Pacific Fleet reaffirms confidence in USS Theodore Roosevelt

    Two days after returning from Guam, senior leaders stressed their appreciation and confidence in the response to the COVID-stricken aircraft carrier.

    U.S. Pacific Fleet Fleet Master Chief James Honea and Adm. John C. Aquilino speak to USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) in Guam. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Dartanon D. Delagarza)
  8. Chief of Naval Operations sends message to the fleet

    The fight against this virus is a tough one. But our Sailors are tougher, and each of you plays a critical role in defeating this virus.

    Operations Specialists 2nd Class Yves Permelona and June Canuel practice plotting courses during combat systems training aboard USS Kidd (DDG 100) in April. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Brandie Nuzzi)
  9. Pacific Fleet Commander, Fleet Master Chief visit USS Theodore Roosevelt

    Adm. John Aquilino and Pacific Fleet Master Chief James Honea arrived in Guam, May 1, to visit Sailors as they return to the aircraft carrier ready to execute their mission.

    Adm. John C. Aquilino, left, and Fleet Fleet Master Chief James Honea welcome Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Joshua Graddy, returning from off-ship quarantine, aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). (U.S. Navy/MC3 Dartanon D. Delagarza)
  10. USNS Mercy’s first-ever pacemaker surgery a success

    The successful surgery demonstrates the hospital ship's ability to bring state-of-the-art technology to patients in times of need.

    Capt. John Rotruck, left, hospital ship USNS Mercy’s (T-AH 19) Medical Treatment Facility’s commanding officer, observes a pacemaker surgery aboard the hospital ship. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Jake Greenberg)