The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) arrives at its homeport

By | 2017-12-12T15:43:37+00:00 December 12th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News|

EVERETT, Wash. (Dec. 10, 2017) | The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) arrives at its homeport, Naval Station Everett, after a six-month deployment with the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group, Dec. 10, 2017. The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group was on a regularly scheduled deployment to the Western Pacific. The U.S. Navy has [...]

USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78) completes first underway replenishment

By | 2017-12-07T09:13:32+00:00 December 7th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News|

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Dec. 4, 2017) |The USS Gerald R. Ford successfully completed its first underway replenishment (UNREP) on Monday. During the UNREP, supplies such as fuel, ammunition and food are sent across cables from USNS William Mclean (T-AKE 12). USNS William McLean transferred 16,000 gallons of jet fuel (JP-5) to the ship. The successful completion [...]

USS Fitzgerald Returns to Fleet Activities

By | 2017-12-12T18:46:58+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News|

YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) | The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) returned to Fleet Activities (FLEACT) Yokosuka Nov. 26, aboard heavy-lift transport vessel Transshelf. Fitzgerald returned to repair two punctures in her hull caused by the heavy lift vessel's steel support structure during on load at anchorage. Repairs are expected to extend the [...]

Grading range targets following a weapons qualification course on board the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

By | 2017-11-29T11:05:03+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News|

INDIAN OCEAN (Nov. 26, 2017) | Chief Gunner's Mate Nick Ayala grades range targets following a weapons qualification course on an aircraft elevator aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Theodore Roosevelt is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd [...]

Sailors work on the AC-2A Greyhound on the flight deck of the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

By | 2017-11-29T10:58:00+00:00 November 29th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News|

INDIAN OCEAN (Nov. 26, 2017) | Sailors work on the propeller of an AC-2A Greyhound, assigned to the Providers of Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VRC) 30, on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Theodore Roosevelt is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. [...]

M240 machine gun fired from the flight deck of the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

By | 2017-11-28T15:29:10+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News|

INDIAN OCEAN (Nov. 21, 2017) | Master-at-Arms 3rd Class Jacob Karpinsky fires an M240 machine gun from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) during a crew-served weapons shoot. Theodore Roosevelt is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication [...]

Sailors and Marines run across the flight deck of USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)

By | 2017-11-28T15:25:03+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News|

INDIAN OCEAN | Sailors and Marines run across the flight deck during the Thanksgiving Turkey Trot 5K aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Theodore Roosevelt is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Michael Russell/Released) Watch videos and [...]

Theodore Roosevelt is deployed in support of maritime security operations

By | 2017-11-23T11:00:24+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, USS Theodore Roosevelt | CVN-71|

Aviation Electronics Technician Airman Andres Astrinakis observes a refueling-at-sea between the fleet replenishment oiler USNS Guadalupe (T-AO 200) and the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Theodore Roosevelt is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts. [...]

Remotely operated underwater vehicle operated by the U.S. Navy’s Undersea Rescue Command

By | 2017-11-23T11:02:45+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News|

A remotely operated underwater vehicle operated by the U.S. Navy's Undersea Rescue Command (URC) is staged aboard the Norwegian vessel Skandi Patagonia to support the ongoing search for the Argentine navy submarine A.R.A. San Juan (S 42) in the Atlantic Ocean. URC Sailors are highly trained and routinely exercise employing the advanced technology in submarine [...]

USS Theodore Roosevelt Holds Change of Command

By | 2017-11-21T15:59:51+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Aircraft Carrier News, USS Theodore Roosevelt | CVN-71|

The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) (TR) held a change of command ceremony on the flight deck, July 27. Capt. Craig "Clap" Clapperton was relieved by Capt. Carlos A. Sardiello as commanding officer of Theodore Roosevelt. Guest speaker Rear Adm. Jay Bynum, commander, Chief of Naval Air Training, praised the achievements of [...]