USS Pinckney (DDG 91), an Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer, is en route to the southern coast of Vietnam to aid in the search efforts of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, March 8.
The Vice Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Mark Ferguson, announced the next phase of Flag officer billet adjustments, projected to bring the Navy into compliance with Office of the Secretary of Defense guidance.
Naval Hospital Bremerton's Nutrition Management team is out to educate, convince and remind everyone that the theme "Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right" for March as National Nutrition Month® 2014, is not just a temporary proposal.
USS Taylor (FFG 50) departed the Turkish port of Samsun, March 7, for Naval Support Activity Souda Bay, Greece, for repairs following the Feb. 12 grounding incident. The ship was moved with the assistance of a tug from Donjon Towing Company.
The Department of the Navy announced March 7 that women can now be assigned to previously closed positions in the Coastal Riverine Force, continuing in the Department of Defense's rescission of the 1994 Direct Ground Combat Definition and Assignment Rule.
An unusual silence fell across the deckplates of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) as regularly scheduled 1MC announcements were suspended while approximately 145 Sailors took the Navy-wide E-6 advancement exam on the ship's mess decks March 6.