US Navy

Ship’s Sponsor Christens PCU John F. Kennedy

With more than 20,000 attendees, President John F. Kennedy's daughter, the Honorable Caroline Bouvier Kennedy, former U.S. Ambassador to Japan, officially christened Pre—Commissioning Unit (PCU) John F. Kennedy (CVN 79).

Ship’s Sponsor Christens PCU John F. Kennedy2019-12-08T13:11:55-07:00

Navy Announces Three Deaths in Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shooting

Two Department of Defense civilians died following a shooting at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard at Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam on Dec. 4. The shooter, a Navy Sailor assigned to USS Columbia (SSN 771), died from self—inflicted gunshot wound.

Navy Announces Three Deaths in Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Shooting2019-12-07T13:11:26-07:00

UPDATED 11:00 EST: Active Shooter at NAS Pensacola

11:00 a.m. EST: The Navy is aware of reports of an active shooter at Naval Air Station Pensacola. The base is currently on lockdown. More information will be released on Navy.mil and social media as facts can be confirmed.

UPDATED 11:00 EST: Active Shooter at NAS Pensacola2019-12-06T13:13:24-07:00

USS America Arrives in Japan as Latest Amphib Force Addition

Amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) joined the U.S. 7th Fleet forward—deployed amphibious force in Sasebo, Dec. 6, after transiting the Pacific Ocean from its former homeport of San Diego.

USS America Arrives in Japan as Latest Amphib Force Addition2019-12-06T13:13:24-07:00