CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (June 13, 2018)

Seaman Steven Scheerer, assigned to Beach Master Unit (BMU) 1, signals a landing craft, air cushion assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 5 on the beaches of Camp Pendleton, Calif., during a composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX). COMPTUEX is the final pre-deployment exercise that certifies…

ATLANTIC OCEAN (June 5, 2018)

Boatswain’s Mate Seaman Anthony Parkman, assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), stands as a phone talker during a replenishment-at-sea. Gerald R. Ford is underway conducting test and evaluation operations. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Joshua Murray…

Pool Perseverance

Navy Seaman Silvia Bohorquez swims laps during search and rescue training in Yokosuka, Japan, May 22, 2018. Search and rescue swimmers play a key role in personnel safety and mission readiness of U.S. naval operations. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Patrick Semales VISIT…

Mizzenmast Climb

Navy Seaman Gabriel Lupo, assigned to the USS Constitution, climbs the mizzenmast as the ship hosts Vietnam veterans to thank them for their service during an event in Boston, May 18, 2018. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Casey Scoular VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…

DFN:Ford Simulates Nighttime Underway Replenishment, NORFOLK, VA, UNITED STATES, 05.11.2018

Defense Flash News: Ford Simulates Nighttime Underway Replenishment NORFOLK, VA, UNITED STATES 05.11.2018 Video by Seaman Apprentice Connor Loessin USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) NORFOLK, Va (May 12, 2018) — Sailors assigned to USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) simulate an nighttime underway replenishment…

Deft Chef

Navy Seaman Joseph Manguera measures out flour for a recipe during a bake shop class at Naval Base San Diego, May 2, 2018. Manguera is a culinary specialist. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony N. Hilkowski VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Deft Chef http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

Growler Gig

Navy Seaman Vincent Scalpati tightens a panel on an EA-18G Growler aircraft on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, May 1, 2018. Navy photo by Seaman Michael A. Colemanberry VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Growler Gig http://www.defense.gov/graphics/DODc-small.gif

Overhead Endeavor

Navy Seaman Domenic Nesbit uses a disk sander on the overhead of a fueling station aboard the USS Nimitz in Bremerton, Wash., April 11, 2018, during a planned maintenance period for the aircraft carrier. Navy photo by Seaman Michael A. Prusiecki VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…