A tropical cyclone barreled toward U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka last week, but the 27,000 people who live and work on base as well as the assets of 71 tenant commands and 13 ships forward-deployed here were prepared.
Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Melissa Clayton, an electroneurodiagnostic technician at Naval Hospital Pensacola (NHP), recently became the only registered nerve conduction study technologist in the Navy.
Aviation Maintenance Administrationman 1st Class Jacqualynn Leak, assigned to "The Gladiators" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 106, said that since she's joined the Navy in 2009, she has faced many struggles when it came to her hairstyle.
It's not often that middle school students have an opportunity to brief the Chairman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces about technologies they developed to solve Navy challenges.
Patrolling the waters around the globe, USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) leaves in its wake a trail of peace and good relations. Within the bulkheads that sustain this mission-orientated warship there are Sailors of a distinct category.
Rear Admiral Robert J. Bianchi (Ret), CEO, Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM) presented a check on July 6, totaling $241,030 to Admiral Steve Abbot (Ret), President and CEO, Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society, to benefit NMCRS programs from contributions by NEX customers.
In a limited four-hour tour, Sailors and Marines visited the historic island of Iwo To, Japan, formerly known as Iwo Jima, exploring caves, walking the famous black sand beaches and climbing Mount Suribachi.
Although surgeons, nurses and anesthesiologists are often the more visible providers of safe surgical care, sterile processing technicians also perform critical functions in infection control and the delivery of excellent patient care.
A dual-military couple assigned to commands aboard Naval Construction Battalion Center (NCBC) in Gulfport, Mississippi, participated in the National Physique Committee (NPC) 2018 Battle on the Gulf Coast bodybuilding competition, June 16, in Biloxi, Mississippi.