1. WPNS nations begin diving exercise in Guam

    Nine Western Pacific Naval Symposium nations began a disaster response-focused diving exercise in Guam, June 5.

    In this file photo, a Royal Australian Navy Diver prepares for underwater salvage operations with U.S. Navy counterparts during an exercise in November. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Arthurgwain L. Marquez)
  2. Nimitz Carrier Strike Group departs from San Diego for deployment

    Ships and units from the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group departed San Diego for a regularly scheduled deployment, June 5.

    USS Pinckney (DDG 91) transits the harbor as it departs for deployment, June 5. (U.S. Navy/MCSN David Claypool)
  3. Biggest Little Air Show recreates Battle of Midway

    Model aircraft pilots from around the country gathered at the Pacific Aviation Museum for the Biggest Little Air Show June 3-4.

    Two model aircraft fly low past the runway trailing smoke during the Biggest Little Air Show, June 3. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Jimmi Bruner)
  4. USS Cheyenne visits Busan during 7th Fleet deployment

    The Los Angeles-class attack submarine arrived in Busan, Republic of Korea, June 6 for a routine visit during a regularly scheduled deployment to the Western Pacific.

    USS Cheyenne (SSN 773) is greeted as it arrives in Busan for a  port visit, June 6. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Jermaine M. Ralliford)
  5. Brothers advance together on Guam

    A Sailor assigned to USS Chicago (SSN 721) and his brother, assigned to Naval Base Guam, were both promoted during this most recent advancement cycle.

    Machinist's Mate (Auxiliary) 2nd Class Joseph White, left, pins a 2nd Class Petty Officer crow on the eight-point cover of his brother, Master-at-Arms 2nd Class Jacob White, June 2. (U.S. Navy/Lt. Lauren Spaziano)
  6. Pacific Fleet Sailor recognized for innovation by Navy League

    Lt. Cmdr. Christopher Keithley was presented the U.S. Navy League's Scroll of Honor, June 2, recognizing his efforts in developing a pair of concepts to use unmanned aerial and underwater vehicles in innovative ways at sea and in port.

    Lt. Cmdr. Christopher Keithley poses for a photo with Jeff Brown, president of Navy League U.S. Pacific Region, and Adm. Scott Swift after receiving the Navy League Scroll of Honor, June 2. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Phillip Pavlovich)
  7. San Francisco event reflects on Battle of Midway anniversary

    Nearly 250 veterans, service members and their families gathered in San Francisco June 3 to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Midway.

    Adm. Scott Swift greets Pearl Harbor survivor Mickey Ganitch during a "Dining Out" event to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Midway, June 3. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Omari K. Way)
  8. USS Bonhomme Richard arrives in Okinawa, embarks 31st MEU Marines

    The amphibious assault ship arrived at White Beach, Okinawa to embark Marines of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, June 5.

    Tugboats guide USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) as the ship arrives in Okinawa, June 5. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Cameron McCulloch)
  9. CARAT Thailand concludes bilateral training, operations at sea

    After eight days of bilateral training events the U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps and Royal Thai Navy concluded the Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training exercise in Thailand, June 6.

    Littoral combat ship USS Coronado (LCS 4) sails in formation with ships from the Royal Thai Navy as part of a division tactics exercise during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training  Thailand, June 3. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Deven Leigh Ellis)
  10. Pearl Harbor assists Coast Guard with at-sea rescue

    USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) altered course during a recent rescue and assistance exercise to provide real life assistance to a civilian vessel along with the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sea Lion.

    The amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) steams alongside the marine protector class patrol boat U.S. Coast Guard Cutter “Sea Lion” (WPB-87352) as the two ships dispatch assistance to a distressed vessel, June 1. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Tarra Samoluk)