05B4 Commander, Navy Installations Command

Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) is responsible for worldwide shore installation support for the United States Navy under the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO).  CNIC's mission is to support the three F's:  Fleet, Fighter, and Family.   

  • Fleet encompasses the operating forces of the Navy. CNIC ensures all installation requirements necessary to train and operate the Fleets (Ports, Airfields, Training Ranges, etc.) are maintained and ready.
  • Fighter encompasses the men and women in the operating forces. CNIC ensures naval installations are able to facilitate the manning, training and equipping of the Navy's fighting force.
  • Family encompasses the men and women of the armed forces and their families. To ensure the fighting force is supported on all fronts, CNIC's Family and Community Services, Housing and Safety efforts provide the quality of life, support and services that allow the fighting force to focus on mission accomplishment.

Naval Air Facility Misawa Sailors participated in Misawa Air Base's first monthly readiness run of the year. Hundreds of U.S. service members took part in the run to promote health and fitness for base personnel. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Erin Devenberg/Released) Vice Adm. William French, commander of Navy Installations Command (CNIC), speaks with Sailors assigned to Commander, Fleet Activities Chinhae, during an all-hands call in Chinhae, Korea, as part of his tour of the Asia-Pacific region. CNIC is responsible for worldwide shore installation support for the U.S. Navy under the Chief of Naval Operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Wendy Wyman/Released) Sailors assigned to the U.S. Pacific Fleet Band compete in a fire truck pull competition during a fitness and health fair outside the Joint Base Pearl Horbor-Jocla, (JBPHH) Fitness Center. Military service members, Department of Defense civilians and contractors participated in the fair, which included a 200-foot fire truck pull by six-person teams. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Daniel Barker/Released) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Mike Stevens visits with Sailors at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during an E6 and below all-hands call as part of a two-week fleet engagement to the western Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Martin L. Carey/Released) Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Larry Hoogstraten, from Chicago, stationed at the Trident Inn at Naval Base Kitsap, prepares a honey mustard glaze at the Trident Inn Galley. Hoogstraten is a recipient of the Golden Acorn Award from the Washington State Parent Teacher Association in recognition of his volunteer service to the children and youth of the Kitsap County School District. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Cory Asato/Released)
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