Navy Region Hawaii oversees the U.S. Navy's largest and most strategic island base in the Pacific. The Navy region extends over 23,000 acres of land and water on Oahu and Kauai and serves as the host for the headquarters of seven major Navy commands, including the Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet.
Navy Region Hawaii enables Navy and joint operations, providing Base Operating Support that is capabilities-based, integrated, and optimally ready. People, our most valuable resource, achieve success through innovation and process and performance. Quality of Service defines our covenant of leadership.
Around The Region
The Ho'okele ("Navigator" in Hawaiian) digital magazine is a monthly online publication that focuses on feature stories, human-interest stories and command highlights relevant to the Hawaii Navy and Air Force community. Published by Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs.
‘Above and Aweigh’ is a monthly podcast bringing you news stories about everyday life for Sailors, Marines, Soldiers and Airmen in Hawaii. You can find the podcast on iTunes and most other podcast listening apps. Produced by Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs.
Command Master Chief of USS Chung Hoon (DDG-93), Josephine Tauoa, was selected as the 2021 Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Delbert D. Black Leadership Award July 6.
U.S. Navy units assigned to Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 1 are operating in the Hawaiian Islands Operating Area and continue to integrate operations with the U.S. Army, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Hawaii's homeported ships, USS Chafee (DDG 90) and USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112), are among the U.S. Navy ships participating.
Rear Adm. Timothy Kott relieved Rear Adm. Robert Chadwick II as commander of Navy Region Hawaii (CNRH) and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific (MIDPAC) during a change of command ceremony at Kilo Pier on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) June 18.
The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group is operating in the South China Sea for the first time during its 2021 deployment June 14. Hawaii's homeported ship, USS Halsey (DDG 97), is among the U.S. Navy ships participating.