Yokosuka Naval Base

Yokosuka Naval Base
PHILIPPINE SEA (July 06, 2018) An E-2D Hawkeye, assigned to Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 125, lands on the flight deck of the Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). Ronald Reagan, the flagship of Carrier Strike Group 5, provides a combat-ready force that protects and defends the collective maritime interests of its allies and partners in the Indo-Pacific region. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth Abbate)

Ronald Reagan Strike Group conducts Air Defense Exercise

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July 18, 2018
PHILIPPINE SEA (NNS) -- The Ronald Reagan Strike Group, including Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5 and the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Milius (DDG 69), participated...
Photo by U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth Abbate

Deploying Group System Integration Testing embarks Ronald Reagan Strike Group Units

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July 18, 2018
PHILIPPINE SEA -- More than 35 members of the Naval Information Forces Deploying Group System Integration Testing (DGSIT) team embarks aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and...
The collision-damaged USS Fitzgerald sits in dry dock at Yokosuka Naval Base, Japan, July 13, 2017. Leonard Adams/U.S. Navy

Fitzgerald, McCain collisions: Are the right people being held to account?

July 17, 2018
An unlikely speaker took the podium last month at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory in Maryland to honor the life of one of the 17 sailors killed last year in two separate Navy...
Cmdr. Micah Murphy, commanding officer of the USS John S. McCain, holds a signed copy of one of John McCain III’s books.  CAITLIN DOORNBOS/STARS AND STRIPES
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McCain joins father and grandfather on ship’s list of namesakes

July 12, 2018
YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE — The USS John S. McCain has a new namesake: Sen. John S. McCain III.
Yokosuka Naval Base
Captain Jeffrey J. Kim
Chief Staff Officer - Commander Terry P. McNamara
CMDCM (SW/AW) Warren L. Britten

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