1. Nimitz Strike Group conducts strait transit training exercise

    The aircraft carrier participated in a show of force transit training exercise with Carrier Strike Group 11 off the coast of Southern California, March 31.

    Ships assigned to the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group steam in formation, March 25, during COMPTUEX. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Craig Z. Rodarte)
  2. USS Fitzgerald arrives in Subic Bay for port visit

    The guided-missile destroyer arrived in Subic Bay for a port call that highlights the strong community and military connections between the Philippines and the U.S., April 1.

    USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) file photo. (U.S. Navy/MCSN David Flewellyn)
  3. USS Pasadena returns from Western Pacific deployment

    The Los Angeles-Class fast attack submarine returned to her homeport in San Diego, March 30.

    USS Pasadena (SSN 752) arrives at Naval Base Point Loma, March 30. (U.S. Navy/MC1 Derek Stroop)
  4. Navy divers achieve milestone, embark Korean ship for SALVEX

    U.S. Navy and Republic of Korea Navy diving and salvage experts wrapped up nearly two weeks of advanced training during Salvage Exercise (SALVEX) Korea 2017, March 30.

    U.S. Navy and Republic of Korean Navy divers work together aboard ROKS Tong Yeong (ATS 31), March 23. (U.S. Navy/MCSN Wesley J. Breedlove)
  5. Bonhomme Richard ESG concludes certification exercise

    The Bonhomme Richard Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG), along with the embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit completed a certification exercise, March 29.

    With USS Green Bay (LPD 20) on the horizon, Marines approach USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) during recent amphibious integration training leading up to CERTEX. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Jeanette Mullinax)
  6. Sterett-Dewey Surface Action Group to deploy to Western Pacific

    The guided-missile destroyers and embarked helicopter detachments will depart San Diego for a regularly-scheduled deployment to the Western Pacific, March 31.

    File photo of USS Sterett (DDG 104) and USS Dewey (DDG 105). (U.S. Navy/MC2 Declan Barnes)
  7. Carrier Strike Group 1, JMSDF conduct bilateral operations

    The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group and ships of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) concluded a bilateral exercise in the East China Sea, March 29.

    Ships of the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group and JMSDF steam in formation, March 28. (JMSDF photo)
  8. USS Warrior helps strengthen ROK, US mine countermeasures capability

    The USS Warrior (MCM 10) crew wrapped up a mine countermeasures exercise with the Republic of Korea Navy, March 29.

    Mineman 1st Class Sean McDermott prepares to launch a mine neutralization vehicle aboard USS Warrior (MCM 10) during training off the South Korea coast. (U.S. Navy/MC2 Jermaine M. Ralliford)
  9. USS John C. Stennis earns Pacific carrier Battle "E"

    The commander of Naval Air Forces Pacific announced USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as the recipient of the 2016 Battle “E” award for aircraft carriers homeported in the Pacific, March 28.

    In this file photo, USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) operates in the Philippine Sea in February 2016 while deployed to U.S. 7th Fleet. (U.S. Navy/MCSN Cole C. Pielop)
  10. VFA-115 completes Strike Fighter Advanced Readiness Program

    The Eagles of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 115 recently completed the Strike Fighter Advanced Readiness Program training syllabus at Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada.

    VFA-115 aircrew and maintenance personnel stand by at an F/A-18E Super Hornet before an air-to-air training mission in the Fallon Range Training Complex, March 10. (U.S. Navy/Lt. Chris Pagenkopf)