All Hands Online : Official Magazine of the U.S. Navy



Navy Gold Star Program

Take the time this Memorial Day to remember those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country and the family they left behind.


Every Sailor, Every Day

Health and Fitness

In 2014, the 21st Century Sailor Office's Suicide Prevention Branch (OPNAV N171) introduced the "Every Sailor, Every Day" message to the fleet.

Spring Petty Officer Advancement Results Released

Advancements and Promotions

The names of more than 24,000 active duty, Selected Reserve (SELRES) and Full Time Support (FTS) Sailors selected for advancement to E-4, E-5, and E-6 have been released.

Seven things to know about Petty Officer Quotas

Advancements and Promotions

E-4, E-5, and E-6 advancement quotas for active duty, Selected Reserve (SELRES) and Full-Time Support (FTS) Sailors were released May 18. About 21,000 active duty, and 2,900 SELRES and FTS Sailors are scheduled to advance when the selection results are released this week.

Pulling Their Weight: Anchor and Chain

Around The Fleet

The Boatswain's Mates of USS Nimitz (CVN 68) are making history, as they become the first team of Sailors to remove the anchor and chain of an aircraft carrier rather than contracting the work out to civilians.

Nano Satellites

Around The Fleet

Sputnik. The name alone evokes images of a bygone, atomic era: set to a soundtrack of post-war rockabilly, the world seemed to broadcast itself in Technicolor, and mankind was taking the first meaningful steps into the final frontier.

6 Things to Know About 2015 Selective Reenlistment Bonus

Pay and Benefits

The Selective Reenlistment Bonus plan has been updated. Here are six things Sailors should know about the new plan.

Call me a Nuclear Engineer

Around The Fleet

Most Sailors have heard the stories about Naval Nuclear Power School and the follow on prototype training, the initial gateway through which all nuclear personnel in the Navy must pass.

CP-15 Crew Completes Mission Stop in Guatemala

Around The Fleet

Military Sealift Command hospital ship, USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), departed Guatemala May 1 after completing a nine-day mission stop in support of Continuing Promise 2015 (CP-15).

FY 2016 Master Chief Results Released

Advancements and Promotions

Congratulations to the following Sailors who have been selected for advancement to master chief petty officer by the FY-16 Active-Duty Navy E9 Selection Board.