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Thursday, March 27, 201403/27/2014

Deployed U.S. Soldier wins Foghat Songwriting Contest

Foghat has always been a people’s band. And thanks to the explosion of social media, Foghat has made it a point…


Tuesday, March 18, 201403/18/2014

SUBLANT Recognizes 2013 Sailors of the Year

NORFOLK (NNS) — The 2013 Commander, Submarine Force Atlantic (SUBLANT) Senior and Junior Sailors of the Year (SOY) were announced March 5.


Sunday, March 16, 201403/16/2014

USS Kidd Expands Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 into Indian Ocean

U.S. Navy assets continue to search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.


Sunday, March 9, 201403/09/2014

USS George H.W. Bush Arrives in Turkey

The newest Nimitz-Class aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) arrived in Antalya, Turkey for a scheduled port visit, Mar. 9.


Wednesday, February 26, 201402/26/2014

Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Trevon Williams, Va Beach

Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Trevon Williams, from Virginia Beach, Va., loads a .50-caliber machine gun aboard the aircraft carrier USS George H. W. Bush.


Monday, February 24, 201402/24/2014

Somerset Arrives in Philadelphia for Commissioning

Story Number: NNS140222-06 Release Date: 2/22/2014 9:35:00 PM By Chief Mass Communication Specialist (SW/AW) Elena Pence, Somerset Public Affairs PHILADELPHIA…


Friday, February 21, 201402/21/2014

Bataan Amphibious Ready Group Enters U.S. 6th Fleet

ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) — The Bataan Amphibious Readiness Group (BATARG), with embarked 22nd Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU), entered U.S. 6th Fleet’s area of operations, Feb. 16.


Thursday, February 13, 201402/13/2014

George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group to Depart for Deployment

More than 5,000 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group 2 (CSG 2) are scheduled to depart their homeports in Norfolk, Va. and Mayport, Fla. Feb. 15.


Thursday, February 13, 201402/13/2014

USS Donald Cook Begins Forward Deployment to Rota, Spain

Story Number: NNS140211-09 Release Date: 2/11/2014 10:30:00 AM From Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs ROTA, Spain…


Tuesday, February 4, 201402/04/2014

US, French Navies Conclude Combined Operations

GULF OF OMAN (NNS) — Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group (HST CSG) and French Navy Task Force 473 concluded five weeks of combined carrier strike group operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet Area of Responsibility (AOR) Feb 2.