NORFOLK (Sept. 20, 2018)

Chief Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) Dennis Mottley says goodbye to his family before departing Naval Station Norfolk aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57). Mitscher departed Naval Station Norfolk for a scheduled deployment in support of ballistic missile defense to the U.S. 5th…

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Sept. 4, 2018)

Sonar Technician (Surface) 3rd Class Angel Navasalazar stands watch in the sonar control room aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64), Sept. 4, 2018. Carney, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its fifth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations…

Face of Defense: Reserve Hospital Corpsman Serves to Help Others

Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Carlotta Howard employed her expertise as a dental technician to assist Air Force dentists with procedures and the handling of dental equipment during Tropic Care Maui County 2018 in Hawaii. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Face of Defense: Reserve Hospital Corpsman…

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Aug. 9, 2018)

Hull Maintenance Technician 1st Class Luis Aguiar brazes a pipe fitting aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64). Carney, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its fifth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of regional allies and…

U.S. 5TH FLEET AOR (July 24, 2018)

Chief Cryptologic Technician (Collection) Robin Vargo detains the “red man” after being sprayed with oleoresin capsicum spray during security reaction force basic training aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109). Jason Dunham is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in…

ATLANTIC OCEAN (July 8, 2018)

Information Systems Technician 1st Class Julia Gray gets baptized in the hangar bay aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Harry S. Truman is currently deployed as part of an ongoing rotation of U.S. forces supporting maritime security operations in international…

WAHIAWA, Hawaii (July 2, 2018)

Chief Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician Alan Sinner, left, assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 2, signals Republic of Korea navy Petty Officer 1st Class Kim Dunhee, assigned to Special Warfare Brigade Explosive Ordnance Disposal Unit One, to rappel off a simulated building during…

PACIFIC OCEAN (June 28, 2018)

Sonar Technician (Surface) 3rd Class Marcus Smith stands helm watch aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) during a replenishment-at-sea. Dewey is underway in the U.S. 3rd Fleet area of operations. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devin M. Langer (Released)…

Face of Defense: Air Guardsman Earns Air Force Academy Appointment

Air Force Airman 1st Class Jasmine Griffith, a client systems technician in the Washington Air National Guard’s 194th Communications Flight, has been selected to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Face of Defense: Air Guardsman Earns Air…

Patriot Work

A UH-60 Black Hawk maintenance technician checks the tail rotor during pre-flight maintenance checks at the Ralph Wien Memorial Airport in Kotzebue, Alaska, April 14, 2018. Military personnel accomplished critical mission training. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Rashard Coaxum VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Patriot…