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ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 17, 2014) An EA-6B Prowler assigned to the Garudas of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 134 lands on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). George H.W. Bush is supporting maritime security operations, strike operations in Iraq and Syria as directed, and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.  (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Brian Stephens/Released)

Thursday, July 2, 201507/02/2015

Prowler Retires Following 45 Years of Naval Service

Story Number: NNS150630-18 Release Date: 6/30/2015 3:41:00 PM By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class John Hetherington, Navy Public Affairs Support…

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Thursday, June 25, 201506/25/2015


USS George H.W. Bush enters Norfolk Naval Shipyard for upgrades and repairs.

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Oct. 30, 2014) A landing craft air cushion (LCAC) approaches the well deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) during the multi-national exercise Bold Alligator (BA) 2014. Improving Navy-Marine Corps amphibious core competencies along with coalition, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), Allied and partner nations is a necessary investment in the current and future readiness of our forces. The exercise takes place Oct. 29 - Nov. 10, 2014, afloat and ashore along the eastern seaboard. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Corbin J. Shea/Released)

Tuesday, June 16, 201506/16/2015

Kearsarge, 26th MEU Begin ARG Exercise

ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) — Sailors from the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group (KSGARG) and Marines assigned to the 26th Marine Expeditionary…

JAVA SEA (Jan. 14, 2015) The guided missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102), operates in the Java Sea while supporting the Indonesian-led search effort for AirAsia flight QZ8501. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Antonio P. Turretto Ramos/Released)

Tuesday, June 2, 201506/02/2015

USS Sampson Returns From Deployment

SAN DIEGO (NNS) — The guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102) returned from a 212-day independent deployment to the Western…

150518-N-OG138-276 CHARLESTOWN, Mass. (May 18, 2015) USS Constitution enters Dry Dock 1 in Charlestown Navy Yard to commence a multi-year planned restoration period. This is Constitution's first time in dry dock since its 1992-1996 restoration. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Matthew R. Fairchild/Released)

Tuesday, May 19, 201505/19/2015

Docked! USS Constitution Shifts Colors for Multi-Year Restoration

Story Number: NNS150519-0 Release Date: 5/19/2015 1:24:00 AM BOSTON (NNS) — The world’s oldest commissioned warship afloat is no longer…

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Thursday, May 7, 201505/07/2015

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (AW/NAC) Mike D. Stevens Slated as Keynote Speaker for Memorial Day Ceremony

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (AW/NAC) Mike D. Stevens Slated as Keynote Speaker for Memorial Day Ceremony VIRGINIA…


Wednesday, May 6, 201505/06/2015

USS Mitscher Returns to Norfolk

class=”story-times dtstamp”>By Ensign Karina Monroe, USS Mitscher Public Affairs NORFOLK (NNS) — The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG…

U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS (April 27, 2015) An aircraft handler directs an F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Thunderbolts of Marine Strike Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 251 before launching from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Theodore Roosevelt is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations conducting maritime security operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Anna Van Nuys/Released)

Tuesday, May 5, 201505/05/2015

6 Things to Know About 2015 Selective Reenlistment Bonus

Story Number: NNS150501-05 Release Date: 5/1/2015 10:04:00 AM From Chief of Naval Personnel Public Affairs WASHINGTON (NNS) — The Selective…


Tuesday, April 21, 201504/21/2015

USS Theodore Roosevelt Operating in the Arabian Sea

Story Number: NNS150420-19 Release Date: 4/20/2015 2:09:00 PM From U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Public Affairs MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) —…


Monday, April 13, 201504/13/2015

NHHC Celebrates 50 Years of ‘Navy Innovation’ at Sea Air Space Expo

Story Number: NNS150410-17 Release Date: 4/10/2015 12:44:00 PM By Joshua L. Wick, Naval History and Heritage Command Communication and Outreach…