1. Miller relieves Shoemaker, becomes Navy's 8th Air Boss

    Commander, Naval Air Forces (CNAF) welcomed a new commander during a change of command ceremony in San Diego, Jan. 11.

    Vice Adm. DeWolfe Miller III, right, is applauded during a ceremony where he relieved Vice Adm. Mike Shoemaker as commander of Naval Air Forces.  (U.S. Navy/Paolo Bayas)
  2. USNS Brunswick visits Malaysia during 7th Fleet operations

    The expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Brunswick (T-EPF 6) concluded a port visit to Lumut, Malaysia, Jan 12.

    USNS Brunswick (T-EPF 6) file photo. (U.S. Navy/Bill Mesta)
  3. USS San Diego arrives in Guam for port visit

    The amphibious transport dock ship and embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived at Naval Base Guam for a scheduled port visit, Jan. 9.

    USS San Diego (LPD 22) arrives at Naval Base Guam, Jan. 9. (U.S. Navy/MCSN Daniel Pastor)
  4. Surface Force commander directing the future of the Surface Fleet

    Commander, Naval Surface Forces, Vice Adm. Tom Rowden is taking a holistic approach to implementing recommendations to ensure safe operations.

    In this file photo, USS Chafee (DDG 90), USS Princeton (CG 59) and USS Sampson (DDG 102) sail in formation in the Western Pacific in November. (U.S. Navy/MC3  Cole Schroeder)
  5. USS America, 15th MEU visit Guam on deployment

    The amphibious assault ship and embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) arrived in Guam for a scheduled port visit, Jan. 7.

    USS America (LHA 6) sits along the pier after arriving at Naval Base Guam, Jan. 7. (U.S. Navy/MM3 Julissa Granados)
  6. U.S. Navy aircraft joins search and rescue efforts for missing mariners in East China Sea

    The U.S. Navy sent a P-8A aircraft to assist in an international search and rescue effort, Jan. 7, following a collision between two commercial vessels.

    In this file photo, a P-8A Poseidon from Patrol Squadron (VP) 8 takes off from  Kadena Air Base, Japan, in November. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Jerome Johnson)
  7. Amphibious assault ship USS Wasp joins 7th Fleet

    USS Wasp (LHD 1) entered U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations Jan. 6 as it transits to Sasebo, Japan, to replace USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6).

    In this file photo, USS Wasp (LHD 1) transits the Strait of Magellan in December while en route to the Pacific. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Levingston Lewis)
  8. Downed C-2A Greyhound located in Philippine Sea

    A team of deep water salvage experts located a C-2A Greyhound aircraft last week that crashed into the Philippine Sea en route to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Nov. 22.

    Official file photo of a C-2A Greyhound. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Alex Corona)
  9. Carl Vinson Strike Group departs for deployment to Western Pacific

    Ships and units of the carrier strike group departed the U.S. West Coast, Jan. 4-5, for a Western Pacific deployment.

    In this file photo, the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group steams together in the Pacific in June 2017. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Sean M. Castellano)
  10. USS Hopper returns to 7th Fleet on deployment

    The guided-missile destroyer entered the 7th Fleet area of operations, Jan. 4, following operations in 5th Fleet.

    In this file photo, USS Hopper (DDG 70) operates in the Arabian Gulf, Nov. 28. (U.S. Navy/MCSN Daniel Pastor)