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Lincoln Achieves Redelivery

12 May 2017 - 6:38pm
The USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) was redelivered to the fleet May 12, marking the successful completion of its refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) carried out at Newport News Shipyard.

NSF Redzikowo Signs Premiere Training Agreement with Polish Forces

12 May 2017 - 4:25pm
Naval Support Facility Redzikowo Commanding Officer Capt. Ricky Gilbert signed Memorandums of Agreement May 10 with the Polish Force Protection Battalion, JW5718 and the 7th Coastal Brigade.

US, Singapore, Thai Navies Enhance Cooperation, Interoperability during Multilateral CARAT

12 May 2017 - 2:39pm
Ships from the Republic of Singapore navy, Royal Thai navy and U.S. Navy completed a three—day multilateral Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) exercise in the South China Sea May 12.

Aviation Command Retention Bonus Continued

9 May 2017 - 7:52pm
The Aviation Command Retention Bonus (ACRB) has been continued, the Navy announced in a message, May 9.

USS Abraham Lincoln Underway for Sea Trials

9 May 2017 - 5:30pm
Nimitz—class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) got underway for sea trails, May 9, following a four—year refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) at Newport News Shipbuilding, Newport News, Virginia.

Pacific Fleet Commander Stresses Commitment to Region, Strong Defense Ties During Visit to Singapore

9 May 2017 - 2:51pm
Adm. Scott Swift, commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, visited the Republic of Singapore May 6—8 to reaffirm the U.S. Navy's strong partnership and ties with the Singapore Armed Forces.

USS Lake Champlain Collision at Sea

9 May 2017 - 11:47am
A South Korean fishing vessel collided with USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) while the guided—missile cruiser was conducting routine operations in international waters.

Pacific Partnership 2017 Arrives in Da Nang, Vietnam

8 May 2017 - 2:04pm
Pacific Partnership 2017 (PP17) began a mission in Da Nang, Vietnam, May 8 with the arrival of the U.S. expeditionary fast transport ship USNS Fall River (T—EPF—4).

USS Ronald Reagan Departs for Sea Trials

8 May 2017 - 1:15pm
The Navy's only forward—deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), departed Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) May 7.

Navy Announces Effort to Modernize its Performance Evaluation System

7 May 2017 - 1:30pm
The Navy announced Sunday that an effort is underway to replace its current performance evaluation system with a new, modern one.

DoD Announces Navy Casualty

6 May 2017 - 4:03pm
The Department of Defense announced today the death of a U.S. Navy Sailor who was in support of a Somali National Army—led operation with U.S. Africa Command.

NPC Reconvenes Master Chief Selection Board

5 May 2017 - 6:18pm
The Navy announced, May 5, in NAVADMIN 111/17 that it will reconvene the FY—18 Active—Duty Advancement Selection Board for Master Chief Petty Officers (AE9) on July 31.

Senior Enlisted Academy Schedule Revamped

3 May 2017 - 5:20pm
The Navy announced Wednesday that the Senior Enlisted Academy (SEA) will streamline their course from 13 weeks to 11 by decreasing the distance learning portion as outlined in NAVADMIN 109/17.

Chaplain Corps Unveils New Sexual Assault Recovery Program

3 May 2017 - 1:35pm
In a unique approach to assist sexual assault victims, the Navy Chief of Chaplains initiated a pilot for a personal resiliency retreat modeled after those offered by the Chaplains Religious Enrichment Development Operation (CREDO).

Navy COOL Announces Program, Website Updates

2 May 2017 - 1:35pm
Navy Credentialing Opportunities On—Line (COOL) announced two new program changes and an added feature on its website May 1.

USFF Updates Navy LiveSafe's Features

2 May 2017 - 1:35pm
U.S. Fleet Forces Command (USFF) introduced a series of new features within the Navy's LiveSafe smartphone application during the second phase of a six—month pilot program.

Makin Island ARG/11th MEU's Contributions to US 7th Fleet

1 May 2017 - 5:18pm
The Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), with the embarked 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), provided a vital array of amphibious capabilities to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations during a month—long stay in theater.

'Getting the Pulse of the Fleet' from Hollywood to Bollywood

1 May 2017 - 2:42pm
Knowing what's on the minds of Sailors, relaying information up and down the chain of command, and acting as an enlisted ambassador are some of the main tasks of the fleet master chief, and for the Pacific fleet master chief, that's no small task.

Navy Celebrates 2017 Asian American, Pacific Islander Heritage Month

30 April 2017 - 10:06pm
The Navy joins the nation in celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month throughout May.

USS Zephyr/US Coast Guard Team Seize $22.5 Million Worth of Cocaine

28 April 2017 - 3:09pm
The Cyclone—class patrol coastal ship USS Zephyr (PC 8), its embarked U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment (LEDET) personnel and coalition forces intercepted an immense amount of contraband while on patrol conducting Operation Martillo in the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations April 19.

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