ATLANTIC OCEAN (Sept. 13, 2018)

Lt. Cmdr. Chad Geis, right, meteorological and ceanographic officer, and Aerographer’s Mate 1st Class Russell Ligon analyze Hurricane Florence in the meteorological room aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3). U.S. Naval Forces Northern Command deployed Kearsarge, along with embarked elements of…

U.S. 5TH Fleet AOR (Sept. 12, 2018)

Cmdr. John Hamilton, right, commanding officer of the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109), explains the ship’s tactical capabilities to Indian navy Capt. Rahul Jaitly, commanding officer of the Indian navy frigate Teg (F 45), in the combat information center during a combined maritime…

‘It’s our RIGHT!’ – UK risks antagonising Beijing with DELIBERATE South China Sea voyage

‘It’s our RIGHT!’ – UK risks antagonising Beijing with DELIBERATE South China Sea voyage A BRITISH warship has sailed close to islands in the South China Sea in defiance of Beijing’s “excessive claims” to the disputed territory, according to two anonymous source. Original content: Express.co.uk…

GULF OF ADEN (Sept. 4, 2018)

The San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23), right, conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Whidbey Island-class amphibious dock landing ship USS Rushmore (LSD 47) and the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Laramie (T-AO 203) during a scheduled deployment of the Essex Amphibious Ready…

Deputy Secretary Discusses Future of Space Force at Space and Missile

Space is a contested environment, and the United States must deploy new tools, new capabilities and the right leadership to ensure dominance in that environment, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Deputy Secretary Discusses Future of Space Force at Space…

NORFOLK (Aug. 19, 2018)

Aviation Ordnanceman 3rd Class Joseph Rodriguez, right, and Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Kevin Pawlowski lower the national ensign on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). Abraham Lincoln is currently underway conducting carrier qualifications in preparation for an upcoming deployment….

RED SEA (July 31, 2018)

U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Sean Hudgins, right, and Gunner’s Mate Stephen Barahona, members of a visit, board, search and seizure (VBSS) team assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109), tactically move aboard an Egyptian Naval Force (ENF) supply ship with an ENF…