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The U.S. Navy flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, fly in the Diamond Formation during the Defenders of Freedom Open House and Air Show at Offutt Air Force Base, Neb. The Blue Angels are scheduled to perform 68 demonstrations at 34 locations across the U.S. in 2014.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kathryn E. Macdonald (Released)  140720-N-SH953-235

OFFUTT AIR FORCE BASE, Neb. (July 20, 2014)1 of 4

The U.S. Navy flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, fly in the Diamond Formation during the Defenders of Freedom Open House and Air Show at Offutt Air Force Base, Neb. The Blue Angels are scheduled to perform 68 demonstrations at 34 locations across the U.S. in 2014. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kathryn E. Macdonald (Released) 140720-N-SH953-235

Adm. Bruce Clingan congratulates Adm. Mark Ferguson as Gen. Philip Breedlove, Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, Commander of U.S. European Command, looks on during the Commander, Allied Joint Force Command, Naples, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Africa (NAVEUR) change of command ceremony where Clingan retired and was relieved by Ferguson as the NAVEUR commander.  U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Peter D. Lawlor (Released)  140722-N-WL435-439

LAGO PATRIA, Italy (July 22, 2014)2 of 4

Adm. Bruce Clingan congratulates Adm. Mark Ferguson as Gen. Philip Breedlove, Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, Commander of U.S. European Command, looks on during the Commander, Allied Joint Force Command, Naples, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe, Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Africa (NAVEUR) change of command ceremony where Clingan retired and was relieved by Ferguson as the NAVEUR commander. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Peter D. Lawlor (Released) 140722-N-WL435-439

A landing craft air cushion assigned to Amphibious Craft Unit (ACU) 5 heads to the harbor from the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5), not shown, during Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise 2014. Twenty-two nations, 49 ships and six submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC exercise from June 26 to Aug. 1, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel Viramontes (Released)  140722-N-AQ172-006

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 22, 2014)3 of 4

A landing craft air cushion assigned to Amphibious Craft Unit (ACU) 5 heads to the harbor from the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5), not shown, during Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise 2014. Twenty-two nations, 49 ships and six submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC exercise from June 26 to Aug. 1, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Daniel Viramontes (Released) 140722-N-AQ172-006

A tilt-rotor MV-22 Osprey prepares to land aboard the future amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6).  America is traveling through the U.S. Southern Command and U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility on her maiden transit. The ship is scheduled to be commissioned Oct. 11 in San Francisco.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan Riley (Released)  140719-N-MZ309-124

CARIBBEAN SEA (July 19, 2014)4 of 4

A tilt-rotor MV-22 Osprey prepares to land aboard the future amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6). America is traveling through the U.S. Southern Command and U.S. 4th Fleet area of responsibility on her maiden transit. The ship is scheduled to be commissioned Oct. 11 in San Francisco. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan Riley (Released) 140719-N-MZ309-124

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A New Smoking Lamp is Lit on USS George Washington

For centuries, smoke has drifted freely through passageways, clouding compartments and common areas of U.S. Navy ships abroad. It wasn't until recent decades that change has brought smoke, and smokers, to more centralized locations called "smoke decks" or "smoke pits."

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