Today, Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Mike Gilday sent a message to the fleet asking for a moment of silence on July 29, between 11:03 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. EDT, to honor the 75th anniversary of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis (CA 35).
Naval aircraft from Carrier Air Wing Three (CVW—3) conducted day and night precision—guided munition and live ordnance strikes on the Greek Karavia Range in the Mediterranean Sea, July 25—26, 2020.
The Arleigh Burke—class guided—missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) was assisted by the Spanish Navy in a non—emergent medical evacuation (MEDEVAC) to help a Sailor in need of medical attention for a non—life—threatening injury, July 22, 2020.
Rear Adm. Robert Chadwick, commander, Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific, announced that U.S. Navy ships and submarines based in Hawaii not currently undergoing maintenance availabilities have begun plans to sortie as Hurricane Douglas travels toward the Hawaiian Islands. Ships that sortie ...
The U.S. Navy's newest amphibious assault ship, USS Tripoli (LHA 7), departed Huntington Ingalls Industries—Ingalls Shipbuilding Division's shipyard in Pascagoula, Miss., July 24, for its San Diego homeport.
The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68), the flagship of the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group, entered the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations (AOO), July 24.
The Japan Maritime Self—Defense Force (JMSDF), Australian Defense Force (ADF), and the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group began a trilateral exercise in the Philippine Sea, July 19. U.S. Naval forces routinely operate alongside regional allies, strengthening shared commitments ...
Nimitz Carrier Strike Group conducts high—end exercise with the Indian Navy designed to maximize training and interoperability.
SECNAV traveled to Italy July 15—17 to engage with senior military and government officials.
Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Mike Gilday traveled to San Diego July 17, to visit USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and see the ship's firefighting efforts first—hand.