U. S. Navy

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 4, 2017)


Airman Apprentice Andrew Mackey performs evening colors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). The Vinson Carrier Strike Group (CSG) is preparing to depart on a regularly-scheduled deployment to the Western Pacific where it will conduct bilateral exercises in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Sean M. Castellano (Released) 170104-N-BL637-065

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GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 1, 2017)


The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits the Gulf of Aden. Makin Island is deployed with the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Devin M. Langer (Released) 170101-N-LI768-216

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Jan. 4, 2017)


Damage Controlman 2nd Class Calum Jacobs prepares to enter a space aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) during a simulated flooding scenario. Porter, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Ford Williams (Released) 170104-N-JI086-011

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SOUTH CHINA SEA (Jan. 2, 2017)


Sailors practice performing cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) during a CPR certification class aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56). The ship is on patrol in the South China Sea supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class James Vazquez (Released) 170102-N-KB426-101

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