The U.S. Navy celebrated the 60th anniversary of the commissioning of USS Nautilus and the birth of the nuclear Navy Sept. 30, 2014 in a ceremony aboard the historic ship in its home at the Submarine Force Museum and Library in Groton, Conn.
The U.S. Fleet Forces Band and the German 3rd Air Force Band (Luftwaffenmusikkorps 3) hosted an outdoor concert at Old Dominion University and marched in the 41st Neptune Festival Grand Parade in Virginia Beach, Virginia, Sept. 27.
The commanding officer of USS Boxer (LHD 4), Capt. Wayne R. Brown, was relieved Sept. 29 by Rear Adm. Frank L. Ponds, Commander, Expeditionary Strike Group (ESG) 3, of his duties as commanding officer.
The commander of Combined Task Force (CTF) 51 visited Sailors and Marines aboard amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) to tour the ship and pass along a few words of encouragement, Sept. 28 and 29.
Operational planners for Carrier Strike Group Three (CSG3) attended a four-day symposium to reinforce integration between CSG3 component commands at the Trident Training Facility on Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor Sept. 23-28.
The Naval Health Research Center (NHRC) launched its newly redesigned website, Sept. 19, as part of the command rebranding effort as the Department of Defense's premier deployment health research center.
Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced today that the Department of Energy Western Area Power Administration (Western) issued a request for proposal (RFP) to meet the renewable energy requirements of 14 Department of the Navy (DON) installations in California.
Seabees from Construction Battalion Maintenance Unit (CBMU) 202 and Honduran volunteers refurbished two medical facilities in Trujillo during Southern Partnership Station 2014 (SPS-JHSV 14), Sept. 18-25.