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USS Jackson Successfully Completes Missile Test

27 April 2017 - 3:58pm
Littoral combat ship (LCS) USS Jackson (LCS 6) successfully fired a SeaRAM missile against an aerial drone, destroying the target in a test off the Southern California coast, April 22.

Navy to Christen Submarine Indiana

27 April 2017 - 2:48pm
The Navy will christen its newest Virginia—class fast attack submarine, the future USS Indiana (SSN 789), during an 11 a.m. EDT ceremony Saturday, April 29 at Huntington Ingalls Shipyard in Newport News, Virginia.

Crew Safely Recovered After Helo Crash Near Guam

27 April 2017 - 12:00am
The entire crew, including two pilots and one aircrewman, were safely recovered by USS Dewey (DDG 105) after their MH—60R Sea Hawk helicopter crashed in waters near Guam.

US Navy Conducts Simultaneous Bilateral Exercises with JMSDF and ROK

25 April 2017 - 7:58pm
U.S. Navy ships are conducting simultaneous bilateral maritime exercises with the Republic of Korea Navy and with the Japan Maritime Self Defense Force today and tomorrow (Apr. 25—26, local time).

US, Egypt Commence Exercise Eagle Salute 2017

25 April 2017 - 6:23pm
The U.S. Navy with the Egyptian Naval Forces commenced exercise Eagle Salute 2017 in the Red Sea, April 23.

USS Michigan Visits Busan, Strengthens Partnership with ROK Navy

25 April 2017 - 2:46pm
Ohio—class guided—missile submarine USS Michigan (SSGN 727) (Blue) arrived in Busan, April 25, for a routine visit during a regularly scheduled deployment to the Western Pacific.

Nimitz Strike Group Successfully Completes COMPTUEX

24 April 2017 - 3:49pm
The USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 11 successfully completed its final pre—deployment assessment, Composite Training Unit Exercise (COMPTUEX), April 21, marking the completion of its condensed Inter—Deployment Training Cycle (IDTC) for an upcoming deployment.

Navy Reviews Physiological Episodes

24 April 2017 - 9:30am
The Navy today announced it is conducting a comprehensive review of the facts, circumstances and processes surrounding the recent physiological episodes involving T—45 and F/A—18 aircrew, to include how these issues have been addressed.

Navy Installations Underway with Transitioning to Defense Biometric Identification System to Enhance Base Security

21 April 2017 - 6:11pm
In 2015 Navy installations began transitioning to the Defense Biometric Identification System (DBIDS) to enhance base access control security.

USS Carl Vinson Pilot Ejects Safely at Sea

21 April 2017 - 2:57pm
A pilot safely ejected and was quickly recovered by a helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 4 aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) while conducting routine flight operations during a transit in the Celebes Sea.

Pacific Partnership 2017 Kicks Off Cooperative Health Engagement in Malaysia

21 April 2017 - 2:56pm
Vans filled with medical personnel in more than 10 different uniforms, supply trucks as tall as the houses they parked next to and hundreds of smiling and wide—eyed locals gathered in the narrow streets of Kampung Suba Buan.

Navy is Building Strength Through Stewardship for Earth Day

20 April 2017 - 6:54pm
Performing missions at sea, on land, and in the skies daily around the globe, the Navy is a constant presence in the environment. To emphasize stewardship on all fronts, the Navy workforce is taking part in Earth Day—related activities throughout the month of April.

Naval War College, Yale Partner on First—of—Kind Humanitarian Simulation

19 April 2017 - 6:30pm
Faculty members from Yale University's School of Medicine, School of Public Health, and U.S. Naval War College's (NWC) Civilian—Military Humanitarian Response Program conducted the first—ever "Consequences of Disease Outbreak" simulation in New Haven, April 12.

Vice President Pence Visits Naval Air Facility Atsugi

19 April 2017 - 12:53pm
Marking his first official travel to the Asia—Pacific region, Vice President Mike Pence made his first ceremonial stop in Japan at Naval Air Facility (NAF) Atsugi, April 18.

Theodore Roosevelt hosts "Bridge Talks" PACFLT Initiative

18 April 2017 - 2:28pm
The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) (TR) held the first ever "Bridge Talks" to kick off U.S. Pacific Fleet's (PACFLT) new program "The Bridge," April 12.

Pacific Partnership arrives in Kuching

17 April 2017 - 2:28pm
Pacific Partnership 2017 (PP17) and Malaysian partners embarked aboard expeditionary fast transport USNS Fall River (T—EPF 4) arrived in Kuching, Malaysia, Apr. 14.

Future USS Gerald R. Ford completes successful builder's sea trials, begins preparations for acceptance trials

14 April 2017 - 5:41pm
The future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) returned from Builder's Sea Trials to Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia on April 14 after seven days at sea.

COMNAVREG: 'We Must Act'; Hawaii Sailors Engage with Praxis to Fight Sexual Misconduct

14 April 2017 - 3:13pm
Service members stationed throughout Hawaii attended nontraditional Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR) training at Sharkey Theater on Joint Base Pearl Harbor—Hickam, April 11—13.

Navy Suspends Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) on Ships, Subs, Aircraft

14 April 2017 - 1:56pm
Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces (USFF) and Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet (PACFLT) released a joint message April 14, that suspends the use, possession, storage and charging of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) aboard ships, submarines, aircraft, boats, craft and heavy equipment.

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard delivered USS Providence (SSN 719) 23 days ahead of schedule

13 April 2017 - 8:04pm
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard delivered USS Providence (SSN 719) back to the Fleet 23 days ahead of schedule and on budget April 7.

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