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PHILIPPINE SEA (July 3, 2018) Gas Turbine System Technician (Mechanical) 3rd Class Mackenzie Mattox, from Middletown, Ohio, prepares to inspect JP-5 fuel on the flight deck of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62). Chancellorsville is forward-deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations in support of security and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Sarah Myers)

Chancellorsville Sailor Dubbed Oil Queen


SOUTH CHINA SEA – Gas turbine systems technicians in the U.S. Navy maintain the engines, lube oils and fuel that keeps the Navy...

Ciara Lisette


Two Yokosuka firefighters honored at award ceremony


YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) -- The admiral in charge of all naval installations in Navy Region Japan presented awards to what he...

Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Sonja Wickard

USS Mustin provides aide to Filipino fishermen in distress


SOUTH CHINA SEA - The Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) rendered assistance to two distressed...

PHILIPPINE SEA (June 26, 2018) The Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), steams along the coast of the Republic of the Philippines before a scheduled port visit in Manila. 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 Kaila Peters)

Ronald Reagan, Antietam, Chancellorsville arrive in Manila


MANILA, Philippines (NNS) – The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS...

PHILIPPINE SEA (June 17, 2018) Chief Hospital Corpsman Mark Naluz, from Nashville, Tennessee, and Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Jenson Yalunggonzales, from Long Beach, California, cut a cake in the Chief Mess on the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) during a celebration for the Hospital Corpsmen's 120th birthday.

Chancellorsville Celebrates 120 Years of Care


PHILIPPINE SEA – The U.S. Navy has hospital corpsmen on all of its vessels to treat the crew if any medical emergency, injury or...

Submarine Group 7 Holds Change of Command


YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) -- Rear Adm. James E. Pitts assumed command from Rear Adm. Richard A. Correll as commander, Submarine Group (...

NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center Yokosuka Holds Change of Command Ceremony


YOKOSUKA, Japan (NNS) -- Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Yokosuka held a change of command...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (June 14, 2018) – Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) Sailors and U.S. Naval Hospital (USNH) Yokosuka personnel transport a simulated patient during a mass casualty drill in conjunction with the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) and JMSDF personnel. (U.S. Navy photo by Tim Jensen/Released)

US Navy, JMSDF participate in bilateral training exercise


The bilateral medical training exercise was a two-part multinational humanitarian assistance and disaster relief (HA/DR) simulation...


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