• 200109-N-YB753-0019 WASHINGTON (Jan. 9, 2020) From left, Commander, Navy Installations Command's Anti-terrorism Officer Mr. Robert C. Anderson, of Washington, D.C., and Lt.j.g. Michael J. Diamond, of Las Vegas and assigned to Commander, Navy Installations Command's Force Protection, checks the IDs and bags of CNIC civilian employees at the Washington Navy Yard, Jan. 9. Directed by U.S. Fleet Forces Command, CNIC is conducting random antiterrorism measures, such as bag and ID checks, at building entry points. Failure to comply with the security checks results in denied entry. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Brian Morales)
  • 191210-N-BD308-0029 VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (Dec. 10, 2019) A landing craft, air cushion (LCAC) assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4 approaches the beach onboard Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek-Fort Story. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Levingston Lewis/Released)
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HAMPTON, Va. (Dec. 14, 2019) Interior Communications Electrician 2nd Class Alex Sherwood, assigned to the combat systems department aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73), lays a wreath during a Wreaths Across America event at Hampton National Cemetery. Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, wreath-laying ceremonies are held at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as at more than 2,100 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea and abroad. George Washington is undergoing refueling complex overhaul (RCOH) at Newport News Shipyard. RCOH is a nearly four-year project performed only once during a carrier’s 50-year service life that includes refueling the ship’s two nuclear reactors, as well as significant repairs, upgrades, and modernization. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Cory J. Daut/Released)
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SIGONELLA, Sicily (Dec. 26, 2019) Cmdr. Wayne Lewis, commanding officer of Patrol Squadron (VP) 4, discusses P-8 Poseidon maritime reconnaissance aircraft and operations with members of a Congressional delegation from the House Foreign Affairs Committee at Naval Air Station Sigonella, Dec. 26, 2019. NAS Sigonella’s strategic location enables U.S, allied, and partner nation forces to deploy and respond as required to ensure security and stability in Europe, Africa and Central Command. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Josh Cote/Released)
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DIEGO GARCIA, British Indian Ocean Territory (Dec. 19, 2019) U.S. Navy Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5’s Detail Diego Garcia perform finish work on a concrete pad that forms the middle, and final portion, of the foundation of a tension fabric structure requested by the U.S. Air Force. NMCB-5 is deployed across the Indo-Pacific region conducting high quality construction to support U.S. and partner nations to strengthen partnerships, deter aggression, and enable expeditionary logistics and naval power projection. (U.S. Navy photo by Utilitiesman Constructionman Allison Legrand/Released)

WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Navy is on track to hire more than half the existing number of housing staff to provide better support for families living in privatized Navy housing.


There are aircraft carrier-based flight training operations scheduled to occur at Ault Field and the Outlying Landing Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., the week of January 20-26, 2020.


JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM – At approximately 10:30 p.m. Jan. 14, Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam security forces responded to a vehicle at Nimitz Gate that did not have authorized access to the base.  When the gate guard had the vehicle turn around, the guard noticed the smell of drugs and saw potential ordnance in the car.  Security forces responded immediately, and representatives from an Explosive Ordnance Disposal team reported to the scene.


Pacific Missile Range Facility Air Operations department, the PMRF Environmental Program and US Department of Agriculture Wildlife Services enlisted volunteers for the annual PMRF Laysan Albatross egg sweep on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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