Germany, Norway Join Harry S Truman Strike Group

By | 2018-02-08T13:31:20+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Two coalition naval vessels arrived at Norfolk naval base Jan. 26 and 28, to conduct training and operations as part of the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group (HST CSG). The Royal Norwegian Navy frigate HNoMS Roald Amundsen (F 311) and the Sachsen-class German frigate Hessen (F 221) arrived to [...]

An MV-22 Osprey helicopter aboard the amphibious assault ship

By | 2018-02-05T05:35:00+00:00 February 4th, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 1, 2018) An MV-22 Osprey helicopter assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 161 (Reinforced) aboard the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6) lands on the flight deck. America, part of the America Amphibious Ready Group, with embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), is returning from a 7-month deployment to [...]

Sailors assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22)

By | 2018-02-20T16:54:27+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 29, 2018) Sailors assigned to the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) and Marines assigned to the embarked 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), form the USS San Diego Padres logo on the flight deck of the San Diego. San Diego, part of the America Amphibious Ready Group, with embarked [...]

USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), reassembles a detachable link of an anchor chain

By | 2018-02-20T16:54:34+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 30, 2018) Seaman A'trayal White, assigned to the deck department aboard the Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), reassembles a detachable link of an anchor chain after scheduled maintenance. The maintenance was conducted as part of the ship's selected restricted availability. USS Ronald Reagan, the flagship of Carrier [...]

The Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112)

By | 2018-02-05T05:36:37+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 29, 2018) The Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) and the French frigate FNS Vendemiaire are underway in formation during a passing exercise (PASSEX) in the Pacific Ocean. USS Michael Murphy is operating in the Pacific region as part of the Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group. Watch [...]

Sailors taxi an EA-18G Growler on USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)

By | 2018-01-30T12:58:21+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 29, 2018) Sailors taxi an EA-18G Growler assigned to the "Gauntlets" of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 136 on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). The USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group is operating in the Pacific region as part of a scheduled deployment. [...]

USS Anchorage (LPD 23) work to recover a mock-up capsule

By | 2018-01-29T17:36:39+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

PACIFIC OCEAN, (Jan. 22, 2018) Navy divers and crew members assigned to the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Anchorage (LPD 23) work to recover a mock-up capsule designed to simulate the size, shape, mass and center of gravity of the Orion crew module that will splash down in the Pacific Ocean following [...]

The 15th MEU and America ARG are deployed on a routine seven-month deployment

By | 2018-01-29T17:33:52+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

PEARL HARBOR (Jan. 22, 2018) Marines and Sailors assigned to the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15th MEU) and the America Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) man the rails of the amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6). The 15th MEU and America ARG are deployed on a routine seven-month deployment to the U.S 3rd, 5th and [...]

USS Fitzgerald Arrives in Pascagoula for Restoration

By | 2018-01-29T18:09:15+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Aircraft Carrier News|

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) arrived in Pascagoula, Mississippi, Jan. 19, aboard heavy lift vessel MV Transshelf inward bound from Yokosuka, Japan. USS Fitzgerald is expected to spend several days in the Port of Pascagoula as the heavy lift ship will commence the reverse operation of [...]

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 [...]