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USS Ronald Reagan, Carrier Air Wing 2 to Participate in RIMPAC
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Carrier Air Wing Two departed from the Southern ...

USS Ronald Reagan Departs Santa Barbara
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed Santa Barbara, Calif., on June 2 after a three-day port visit. <...

Reagan SSLA Trains Crew with Fashion
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- A special and dedicated group of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors held their first event April 6 s...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Breaks Records, Wins Power Lifting Championship
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan's (CVN 76) Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Heather Gray won first place in the Metrofle...

Updated - USS Ronald Reagan Wraps Up Availability, Heads Back To San Diego
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed Puget Sound Naval Shipyard & Intermediate Maintenance Facility (...

USS Ronald Reagan Implements "Galley Go Green"
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) may be one of the first aircraft carriers to implement a food color codin...

Sailors Hit the Slopes
SANDPOINT, Idaho (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors and their families hit the slopes at Schweitzer Ski Resort in Ida...

SECNAV Visits Reagan, Reenlists Sailors
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus visited Naval Base Kitsap Bremerton and the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 7...

Operation Gratitude Visits USS Ronald Reagan
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) received more than 2,500 Operation Gratitude care packages...

Sailors Visit Seattle Children's Hospital
SEATTLE (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Chief Petty Officer's Mess and 3&2 Petty Officer's Associati...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Killed in Vehicle Accident
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- A Sailor from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) died early June 23 as the result of a vehicle accident on H...

Reagan Riders Roll Toward Summer with Motorcycle Safety in Mind
NAVAL BASE KITSAP-KEYPORT, Wash. (NNS) -- More than 30 motorcycle riders from aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) joined nearly 300 fe...

Ronald Reagan Culinary Specialist Showcase Skills during Competition
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) participated in the 20th Annual Olympic College Found...

Reagan Sailors Lend a Hand to Special Olympics
TACOMA, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) volunteered to assist in the Special Ol...

#SAAM: Reagan Commander Encourages Crew to Embrace the 21st Century Standard
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- On board USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), more than 2,500 Sailors are learning that sexual assault preven...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Attend 'Street Smart' Training
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Thousands of Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) attended "Street Smart", a...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Renders First Aid
SILVERDALE, Wash. (NNS) -- A Sailor assigned to the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), helped potentially save the li...

Los Angeles Firefighters Visit USS Ronald Reagan
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Firefighters from the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD), Fire Station 76, visited USS Ronald Reagan...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Reenlist at Arizona Memorial
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (NNS) -- Twenty-five Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) reenlisted at the USS Arizo...

DESRON 7 Sailor Named Year's Top Surface Warfare Officer
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- A Sailor from Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 7 was named the Surface Warfare Officer (SWO) of the Year ...

Operation Gratitude Delivers Big On Board Ronald Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines on board USS Ronald Reagan received a surprise delivery of individual care packa...

Ronald Reagan Crew Unites Through Reading
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) have been participating in the United Through ...

VAQ-139 Holds Change of Command
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Tactical Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 139 held a change of command ceremony aboard USS Ronald Re...

U.S. Army Ground Liaison Officers Embark Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Three U.S. Army Ground Liaison Officers (GLO) recently joined the Ronald Reagan Strike Group (RRSG) ...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailor Bikes for Hospital Corpsman Birthday
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- A USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailor completed a 113-mile stationary bike ride in honor of the 113th ...

Commander, U.S 5th Fleet Visits Ronald Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Commander, U.S. 5th Fleet, visited Sailors and Marines aboard aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CV...

Midshipmen Serve Aboard Ronald Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, Arabian Sea (NNS) -- Five midshipmen from colleges across the United States arrived aboard aircraft carrier USS Ronald Re...

Ronald Reagan Corpsmen Celebrate 113th Birthday
USS RONALD REAGAN, Arabian Sea (NNS) -- Navy hospital corpsmen aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) celebrated their birthday June 17, commemor...

Reagan CSG Sailors, Marines Help Bahrain Schools
MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 participated...

Ronald Reagan Fosters Relationships in Thailand
PHUKET, Thailand (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors and Marines, along with embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 crew m...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Arrives in Phuket
PHUKET, Thailand (NNS) -- Three ships and more than 5,000 Sailors and Marines from the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group (CSG...

Air Wing Deputy Commander Traps Major Milestone
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The deputy commander of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 reached a major naval aviation milestone April 18 ...

DESRON 7 Changes Command
PHILIPPINE SEA (NNS) -- Capt. James Morgan assumed command of Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 7 in a change of command ceremony ...

Comics on Duty Entertain USS Ronald Reagan
WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Comedians from Comics on Duty performed standup comedy shows for Sailors and Marines aboard the airc...

Japanese, U.S. Dignitaries, Senior Military Leaders Thank Ronald Reagan
USS Ronald Reagan, At Sea (NNS) -- Dignitaries and senior military leaders from Japan and the U.S. visited USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) A...

Blue Diamonds Win Maintenance Award
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- The Blue Diamonds of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 146 were announced as recipients of the 2010 Lt. ...

VAQ 139 Cougars Earn Battle "E" Award
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- The "Cougars" of Tactical Electronic Warfare Squadron (VAQ) 139, were announced as recipients of the...

USS Ronald Reagan Celebrates Namesake's 100th Birthday
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) celebrated what would have been President Rona...

USS Ronald Reagan Strike Group Underway for Exercise, Deployment
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group (CSG) departed San Diego Feb. 2 for a training exercise and s...

New Coffee Shop Opens aboard Reagan
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) opened a new coffee shop aboard the ship, Jan. 31.

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USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Tour Namesake's Presidential Library
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (NNS) -- Forty-nine USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors spent the day touring the Ronald Reagan Presidential L...

USS Ronald Reagan Hosts Sports Stars
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) hosted NBA Hall of Famer, Jerry West, and professional golfer, Bryce Mold...

Sea Cadets Visit USS Ronald Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Nine Sea Cadets from the Naval Sea Cadet Corps are underway aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) from J...

USS Ronald Reagan Hosts NCAA Holiday Bowl Luncheon
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) hosted the Navy-Marine Corps Holiday Bowl Luncheon i...

USS Ronald Reagan Chiefs Help Out at Presidential Ranch
SANTA YNEZ, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) chief petty officers participated in a community service project Dec. 10-...

Motorcycle Safety Promoted by Reagan Riders
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan's (CVN 76) Reagan Riders Association took to the streets and highways of San Diego...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Donate Blood
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors participated in a pier-side blood drive conducted by Naval Medica...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Complete Full Triathlon While Underway
USS RONALD, At Sea (NNS) -- Two USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors completed a ship-board rendition of the Silverman Triathlon N...

USS Ronald Reagan Completes COMPTUEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 completed a successful Composite T...

VMFA-323 Snake Challenge Honors 235th Marine Corps Birthday
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Marine Fighter Attack Squadron (VMFA) 323 celebrated the 235th Marine Corps birthday aboard USS Rona...

USS Ronald Reagan Supply Department Passes SMI With High Scores
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Supply Department completed its Supply Management Inspection (SMI) No...

Marine Corps Commandant Marks 235th Birthday On Board USS Ronald Reagan
USS Ronald Reagan, At Sea (NNS) -- The Commandant of the Marine Corps, arrived aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) to celebrate the 235th...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Volunteer at Local Elementary School
IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors participated in a local community relations project at Bayside El...

USS Ronald Reagan Celebrates Chief Induction with Family, Friends
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Twenty-two first class petty officers completed the transformation to chief petty officer in the han...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Honored at Del Mar Racetrack
DEL MAR, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors were honored by the Reagan Legacy Foundation and hosted by the De...

Ronald Reagan Welcomes New Commander
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan held a change of command ceremony o nthe flight deck aboard the ship. moored pier ...

USS Ronald Reagan Returns from RIMPAC 2010
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) returned to her homeport of San Diego Aug. 8 following participation in R...

USS Ronald Reagan Hosts International Navies for Sea Combat Control Exercises During RIMPAC 2010
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Over 40 sailors from seven different navies are working together in Sea Combat Control (SCC) aboard ...

USS Ronald Reagan Arrives in Hawaii for RIMPAC 2010
PEARL HARBOR (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) arrived in Pearl Harbor June 28 to participate in the 22nd Rim of the Pac...

USS Ronald Reagan Draws Excitement in Canadian Naval Centennial's Fleet Review
VICTORIA, British Columbia, Canada (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) participated in Canada's International Fleet Review (IFR) Ju...

Ronald Reagan Begins Flight Deck Certification
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 Sailors departed Naval Air Station...

Ronald Reagan Ready for Sea After Successful Sea Trials
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) pulled into Naval Air Station North Island May 19 after a successful two-...

USS Ronald Reagan Underway for Sea Trials
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed Naval Air Station North Island for sea trials May 18.

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Ronald Reagan Wins CNO Safety Award
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) was announced as a winner of the 2009 Chief of Naval Operations Afloat Sa...

Ronald Reagan Supply Department Earns Third "Best in Class" Award
NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan's (CVN 76) Supply Department received the Ship's Store Retail and Service Excellen...

USS Ronald Reagan Wins Third Battle "E" Award
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) won the Battle Efficiency Ribbon, or...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Honor Namesake's Birthday
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (NNS) -- Fifty Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) attended the celebration of former President Ronald Re...

Ronald Reagan Earns Retention Excellence Award for 2009
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) earned the coveted Retention Excellence Award, also known as Golden Ancho...

Former Strike Group 7 Sailor to be Featured in NBC Special
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The former commanding officer of the Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate USS Thach (FFG 43), will be f...

NHL LA Kings Treat Ronald Reagan Sailors Like Royalty
LOS ANGELES (NNS) -- The National Hockey League's Los Angeles Kings hosted more than 150 Sailors of the USS Ronald Reagan...

Reagan Riders Club Promotes Motorcycle Safety
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The Reagan Riders, a command-sponsored motorcycle club of Sailors assigned to the USS Ronald Reagan ...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailor Sets World Record
LAS VEGAS (NNS) -- A Sailor from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) broke the world record in the bench press Nov. 11 at the Wo...

Vietnam Ace Flies Off USS Ronald Reagan
AT SEA ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN IN THE PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Steve "Cinco" Ritchie, USAF, America's last combat pilot ace, flew off the aircraf...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Returns HomeWatch Video
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Four ships and more than 5,000 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 returned to their homeport of...

MCPON Visits USS Ronald Reagan
GULF OF OMAN (NNS) -- The master chief petty officer of the Navy (MCPON) visited the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (...

USS Ronald Reagan Arrives in Singapore
SINGAPORE (NNS) -- Two ships and more than 5,000 Sailors from the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group (CSG) arrived in S...

USS Ronald Reagan Commemorates Anniversary of Typhoon Relief Efforts
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) commemorated the one-year anniversary of Typhoon Fengshen relief efforts,...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group 7 Enters 7th Fleet Area of Responsibility
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The six ships of the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group crossed the international date line June 9, ...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Honors Midway Veterans
USS THACH, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group paid homage to veterans of the Battle of Midway and WWII ...

Chancellorsville Honors Former Sailors with Burial at Sea
USS CHANCELLORSVILLE, At Sea (NNS) -- The guided-missile cruiser USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) commemorated the lives of eight former Sailo...

USS Ronald Reagan Deploys
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed San Diego May 28 on a deployment to the 7th and 5th Fleet Areas ...

Vice President Biden Visits USS Ronald Reagan
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The vice president and his wife visited USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) May 14 as part of a familiarizati...

First Sea Lord Embarks USS Ronald Reagan
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Adm. Sir Jonathon Band, First Sea Lord and Chief of Staff of the Royal Navy visited the Nimitz-class...

USS Ronald Reagan Showcases Opportunities for with Education Fair
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- A college education fair was held aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) April 9 to inform Sailors about ...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Completes SUSTAINEXWatch Video
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) completed its sustainment exercise (SUSTAINEX) and returned t...

USS Ronald Reagan Focuses On Sailors' Legal Health
USS RONALD REAGAN , At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) are learning how to h...

USS Ronald Reagan Wins Second Battle E
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors received word Feb. 17 the ship had won its second Battle E award,...

USS Ronald Reagan Underway for CQs, First Growler Lands Aboard
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan departed Naval Air Station North Island in Coronado, Calif. Feb. 17, getting under...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Celebrate President Reagan's Birthday
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The crew of the Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) celebrated ...

Ronald Reagan, NFL Unite for Super Bowl Extravaganza
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) partnered with NFL Network and the San Diego Chargers Feb. 1 to throw a s...

NHL's L.A.Kings Treat Ronald Reagan Sailors Like Royalty
LOS ANGELES (NNS) -- The NHL's Los Angeles Kings paid tribute to the crew of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) with a "Ronal...

USS Ronald Reagan to be Featured on Cover of Muscle and Fitness Magazine
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14, who just returned home after a six-mo...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Returns Home After Deployment
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Five ships and more than 5,500 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 returned to their homeport of...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Concludes Operations in 7th Fleet AOR
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- The six ships of the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group concluded military operations in the U.S. 7t...

USS Chancellorsville Engages in Maritime Exchange with Thai Navy
ABOARD USS CHANCELLORSVILLE (NNS) -- Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 ships USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) and USS Decatur (DDG 73) participate...

Carrier Strike Group 7 Changes Command
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Commander Carrier Strike Group 7 (CCSG 7) held a change of command ceremony aboard USS Ronald Reagan...

Multitude of Reagan Sailors Re-enlist, Earn Multiple Benefits on Navy Birthday
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- More than 70 Sailors assigned to the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Carrier Air Wcng (CVW) 14 gather...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Welcome Scott Stapp "With Arms Wide Open"
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Rock singer Scott Stapp visited and performed a concert for USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors Sept....

USS Ronald Reagan Welcomes 42 New Chief Petty Officers
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Forty-two Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 and Commander, Carrier ...

Reagan Launches First Sorties in Support of OEF
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group assumed the duties as Commander, Task Force (CTF) 50 Aug. 28 ...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Departs Malaysia
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Three ships and more than 5,000 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 departed Malaysia Aug. 21 af...

USS Ronald Reagan Strike Group Arrives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
PORT KELANG, Malaysia (NNS) -- Three ships and more than 5,500 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 arrived in Malaysia for a po...

USS Howard Holds "Boot-Off;" Professionalism Shines
USS HOWARD, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Howard (DDG 83) got back to basics Aug. 6 with the final round of its first boot-shining competi...

USS Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Departs Japan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Four ships and more than 5,000 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 departed Japan, July 31 and A...

Thach Sailors Climb Mount Fuji
MOUNT FUJI, Japan (NNS) -- One hundred-sixteen USS Thach Sailors scaled Mount Fuji, Japan's highest peak, July 26 during the sh...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Arrives In Japan
SASEBO, Japan (NNS) -- More than 5,500 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group 7 (CSG) and five ships arrived in Japan for a routin...

US, Republic of Korea Sailors Work Together to Help Children
CHINHAE, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- Twenty Sailors from USS Howard (DDG 83) visited a children's home July 17 in Chinhae, Republic of Ko...

CSG-7 Sailors Lend a Hand in Korea
BUSAN, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- More than 5,500 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 and five ships departed two Republic of Kore...

Reagan Sailor Meritoriously Promoted to Chief Petty Officer
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- The Pacific Fleet Sailor of the Year was meritoriously promoted to chief petty officer (CPO) July 17...

Carrier Strike Group 7 Arrives in Republic of Korea
BUSAN, South Korea (NNS) -- Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7, including four ships and more than 5,500 Sailors, arrived in Republic ...

USS Ronald Reagan Carrier Group Departs Philippines After Helping Typhoon Victims
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed the Sulu Sea and the waters around the Phil...

U.S. Ambassador to Philippines Visits USS Ronald Reagan
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- The U.S. ambassador to the Philippines visited the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) on Ju...

Sailor Returns to Devastated Home, Assists Typhoon Victims
ILOILO, Republic of the Philippines (NNS) -- A USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailor, Storekeeper Seaman Grace Geroche, a native of Iloilo City, Repu...

Carrier Strike Group 7 Departs Hong Kong After Port Visit
HONG KONG (NNS) -- The six ships and more than 7,000 Sailors of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 departed Hong Kong, June 2...

Ronald Reagan CSG Arrives in Hong Kong
HONG KONG (NNS) -- The six ships and more than 7,000 Sailors of the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group (CSG) arrived in...

USS Howard Stays Connected to Families With "United Through Reading"
USS HOWARD, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors stationed aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Howard (DDG 83) are keeping in touch with ...

USS Thach Commemorates Battle of Midway
USS THACH, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the guided-missile frigate USS Thach (FFG 43) paid tribute to the heroism and sacrifi...

Carrier Strike Group 7 Hones Anti-Submarine Warfare Skills in USWEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The ships of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 commenced an undersea warfare exercise (USWEX) in the wate...

USS Ronald Reagan Promotes Sailors
USS RONALD REGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Two-hundred and forty-seven of the Navy's petty officers received promotions during a frocking cerem...

USS Ronald Reagan Hosts Burial At Sea
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Fourteen fallen shipmates were committed to the sea, May 26, off the coast of Hawaii, during a buria...

USS Ronald Reagan Departs on Third Deployment
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and embarked staffs and squadrons departed from San Diego May 19, for a s...

Norton Relieves Kraft as Ronald Reagan Commanding Officer
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Captain Kenneth J. Norton became the fourth commanding officer of the Nimitz-class nuclear powered a...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Returns Following Completion of JTFEX 08-5
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 returned to ho...

Ronald Reagan's Graphics Media Department Wins Eight CHINFO Merit Awards
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- Sailors from the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Graphics Media Department are celebrating the announceme...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Underway for JTFEX 08-5
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the staff of Commander, Carrier Strike Group (CCSG) ...

Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet Visits Thach
USS THACH, At Sea (NNS) -- Vice Adm. Samuel Locklear, Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet visited guided-missile frigate USS Thach (FFG 4...

Mother and Son Serve Together Aboard Ronald Reagan During COMPTUEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- A mother and son are currently serving side-by-side aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) as the ship co...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Returns Following Successful COMPTUEX
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The officers and crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Commander, Carrier Strike Group (CCSG) 7, and C...

Ronald Reagan Earns Blue Water Certification During COMPTUEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 earned their "Blue Water Certificat...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Sailors Receive Mine Warfare Training During COMPTUEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group received special training on mine warfare...

Vietnam-era Flying Ace Visits Ronald Reagan During COMPTUEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- A noted Vietnam-era flying ace, embarked USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) April 3-4 as the ship participat...

Ronald Reagan CPOs Celebrate 115 Years of Deckplate Leadership
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Chief Petty Officers (CPO) from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 took time o...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Celebrate Easter at Sea with Sunrise Service
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) gathered on the flight deck early in the morning March 23 ...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Underway for COMPTUEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group (CSG) departed San Diego March 17 to conduct a Composite Trai...

Ronald Reagan ESO Hosts Education Fair for Sailors
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- The educational services office (ESO) aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) sponsored an education fair,...

USS Ronald Reagan Kicks Off 2008 NMCRS Fund Drive
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) officially kicked off the 2008 Navy and Marine Corps ...

Reagan Wins Second Consecutive 'Best in Class' Award
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- The Supply Department aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) has been awarded the Ship's Store Retail and...

Ronald Reagan 76'ers Host Basketball Clinic for Elementary School
IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif. (NNS) -- Members of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) 76'ers and Lady 76'ers basketball teams hosted a basketbal...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Observe Black History Month
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Hundreds of Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) gathered in the ship's hangar bay Feb. 26 to o...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Claims 2008 COMNAVAIRPAC Sea Sailor of the Year
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- A USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailor was selected as the Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet (COMNAVA...

Ronald Reagan's Weapons Department Receives Perfect Score
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- The weapons department aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) received a perfect score of 100 percent dur...

Astronaut's Ashes Committed to the Sea During Ceremony Aboard Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The ashes of retired Navy Capt. and astronaut Walter M. "Wally" Schirra, along with eight other Navy...

Ronald Reagan Chapel Dedicated After $125,000 in Renovations
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- After more than $125,000 in renovations and improvements over the past several months, the chapel on...

Ronald Reagan's FCA Accepts MCPON's Challenge to Become Better Leaders
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- With 2008 well underway, USS Ronald Reagan's (CVN 76) First Class Association (FCA) is answering the...

Ronald Reagan Opens VITA Center for Sailors
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) officially opened its Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program Jan....

Ronald Reagan Arrives in Santa Barbara for Port Visit
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) with a crew of over 3,000 Sailors arrived in Santa Barbara, Jan. 11, for ...

Princess Cruise Officials Recognizes Ronald Reagan and HS-4 for Successful Medical Evacuation
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Princess Cruises honored the crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Helicopter Anti-Submarine Warfar...

Ronald Reagan Team Scores Outstanding During TSTA/FEP
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) pulled into its homeport at Naval Air Station North Island Dec. 18 after ...

Ronald Reagan and HS-4 Medevac 14 Year-Old Girl From Cruise Ship
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), and the pilots and aircrew of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squ...

Ronald Reagan Retains 'Golden Anchors' for Retention Excellence
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) will retain its golden anchors throughout 2008 after winning the Retentio...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Pause to Observe Pearl Harbor
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) took time to pause and remember the lives of those lost du...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Train with M240B Machine Gun During TSTA
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- As the crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) continues working to complete Tailored Ship's Training Ass...

Ronald Reagan and CVW 14 Underway for TSTA/FEP
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 departed San Diego Nov. 27 to complete Tail...

National Geographic Channel Premieres "Supercarrier" Documentary aboard USS Ronald Reagan
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan's (CVN 76) flight deck transformed from a mobile airport into a movie theater Nov....

Carrier Strike Group 7 Holds Change of Command
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 held a change of command ceremony aboard its flagship, USS Ronald Reaga...

Thousands Join Ronald Reagan Crew for Friends and Family Day
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- The crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) were joined by 2,742 friends and family members Nov. 11 as th...

Ronald Reagan "76'ers" to Represent Navy in All Armed Forces Basketball
DAM NECK, Va. (NNS) -- After a grueling three-week training camp, two Sailors from the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) "76'ers" ...

Ronald Reagan Earns Flight Deck Certification
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- The officers and crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) returned to homeport Nov. 9 after completing fli...

Ronald Reagan Completes Six-Month Maintenance Period and Sea Trials Ahead of Schedule
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) returned to Naval Air Station North Island Oct. 31 following sea trials, ...

Ronald Reagan's 'Crisis Action Team' Credited for Successful Communication During San Diego Wildfires
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- As the smoke begins to clear over the San Diego area and military personnel return to their primary ...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Help Round Up Animals During San Diego Fires
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- President Ronald Reagan's love and respect for animals is alive and well. In the middle of one the w...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Make Room for Families Displaced by Fire
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors have given up their lodging in the barracks enlisted quarters on ...

NASNI Provides Shelter for Families Displaced by Raging Wildfires Watch Video
NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (NNS) -- More than 600 military family members found shelter on Naval Air Station North Island (NASNI) Oct. 2...

NAS North Island Hosts 10th Annual Coronado Speedfest for Fleet Week San Diego
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- More than planes were flying Oct. 5-7 at Naval Air Station (NAS) North Island as the 10th Annual Cor...

Forty-Three Advance to CPO Aboard Ronald Reagan
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Forty-three Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Commander, Carrier Strike Group Seven (CCSG ...

Actor John Schneider and the "General Lee" Visit Ronald Reagan Sailors
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) enjoyed a visit from actor and 1980's pop icon John Schnei...

Ronald Reagan Chief Selects Support Environmental Education Program
LAKESIDE, Calif. (NNS) -- Chief selectees from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) continued their reputation as leaders in San Diego a...

VRT Keeps USS Reagan Flight Deck Battle Ready
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Keeping the flight deck of the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), in top operating condition to meet the ch...

Ronald Reagan Completes Halfway Mark of PIA Period
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The month of August marked the halfway period for Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) as ...

CPO Selects Bring Back National Anthem, Pledge of Allegiance to Little League Sports
TEMECULA, Calif. (NNS) -- “Old traditions, new opportunities,” the City of Temecula’s official motto, was the theme for the da...

CPO Selectees Make Improvements at Ronald Reagan Sports Park
TEMECULA, Calif. (NNS) -- A group of 45 chief petty officer (CPO) selectees assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) temporarily...

University of San Diego Football Players Practice Aboard Ronald Reagan
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) were able to get up close and personal with some loca...

Forty-Five Ronald Reagan Sailors Selected for Advancement to Chief Petty Officer
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Forty-five Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) have been selected to “put on the anchors” and ...

Past, Present Aircraft Carrier COs Meet for "Command at Sea" Panel
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Two former commanding officers of historic U.S. Navy aircraft carriers joined the commanding officer...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Bring 'Christmas in July' to National City Families
NATIONAL CITY, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) rolled up their sleeves and put their home improvement skill...

Off-Duty Ronald Reagan Sailors Help Save Home from Brush Fire
LEMON GROVE, Calif. (NNS) -- Three off-duty USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors held back a July 24 brush fire with garden hoses u...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Honored During Horse Races at Del MarWatch Video
DEL MAR, Calif. (NNS) -- More than 1,000 USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors, along with their family members and invited gues...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Visit Presidential Library, “Western White House”
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (NNS) -- Forty Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and their families, took part in a special two-day inf...

Ronald Reagan Sailors, Family Members Observe July 4th Fireworks from Flightdeck
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- More than 400 friends and family members joined Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) on the ship'...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Celebrate Caribbean Heritage Month
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) had a chance to take a break from work and enjoy a sp...

NASCAR Honors Ronald Reagan Sailors During Nashville Race
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (NNS) -- The officers and crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) were honored by NASCAR officials and auto racing...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Named Engineer of the Quarter
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- A USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailor has been selected as the Commander, Naval Air Forces Pacific (CO...

Chula Vista Police Honors Ronald Reagan Sailors
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (NNS) -- Two Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) were honored May 17 during the 16th Annual Chula Vista P...

Maria Shriver Visits Ronald Reagan to Discuss United Through Reading ProgramWatch Video
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- The first lady of California, Maria Shriver, met with a group of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors ...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Record Dedications for Country Network
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) were able to record personal greetings and song dedic...

Washington Nationals Visit with Sailors Aboard Ronald Reagan
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) were able to get up close and personal with members of the...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Returns Following Deployment
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Thousands of family members and friends crowded the pier at Naval Air Station North Island on April ...

Ronald Reagan's Graphics Media Department Wins Six CHINFO Merit Awards
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (NNS) -- Sailors from the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Graphics Media Department are celebrating the announceme...

Friends, Family Join Ronald Reagan Crew for “Tiger Cruise”
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) welcomed more than 450 friends, family members and special g...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Makes Port Visit to Pearl Harbor
PEARL HARBOR (NNS) -- The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group (RRCSG), pulled into Naval Station Pearl Harbor on April 9 fo...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Concludes 7th Fleet OperationsWatch Video
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), USS Lake Champlain (CG 57), Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 7 and Carrier Ai...

Paul Hamilton Sailors Get a Taste of Korean Culture During First Visit to Mokpo
MOKPO, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) Sailors got a taste of Korean culture and a chance to interact with the p...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Observe 114 Years of CPO Pride and Tradition
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- More than 200 chief petty officers (CPO) assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Carrier Air Wing (C...

Russell Makes Port Call to Chinhae Prior to RSOI/FE 2007
CHINHAE, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- USS Russell (DDG 59) arrived in Chinhae, Republic of Korea (ROK) on March 22 for a scheduled port vi...

Ronald Reagan Ship’s Store Receives ‘Best in Class’ Award
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Supply Systems Command announced March 22, that the supply department aboard USS Ro...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Participates in RSOI/Foal Eagle 2007
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The Ronald Reagan Strike Group (RRSG) kicked off its participation in Exercise Reception, Staging, O...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Sailors Support COMREL Project in ROKWatch Video
BUSAN, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- Armed with gloves and rakes, 25 Sailors from the Ronald Reagan Strike Group (RRSG) rolled up their s...

Guests Tour Navy’s Newest Aircraft Carrier during Busan Port Visit
BUSAN, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- More than 300 military members and civilian guests from the Republic of Korea were hosted aboard USS...

Bad Moon Band Performs for Ronald Reagan Crew in Korea
BUSAN, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), embarked Carrier Air Wing Fourteen (CVW) 14, Carrier...

Ronald Reagan, Lake Champlain Arrive in Korea for Port Visit
BUSAN, Republic of Korea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) arrived in Busan, Republic of Korea, on Ma...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Operates with JMSDF ShipsWatch Video
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group (RRCSG) took part in a passing exercise (PASSEX) with the Jap...

AMPMC Prepares Ronald Reagan Sailors for Possible Emergencies
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Even though Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) are thousands of miles away from their familie...

CVW-14 Commander Reaches Career Milestone, Makes 1,000th Arrested Landing
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The commander of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 joined the prestigious ranks of the “1,000 trap” club abo...

Sailors, Marine Take On PLA During Friendly Ping-Pong Match
HONG KONG (NNS) -- Seven service members were chosen to represent both the United States and USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76)...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Volunteer 650 Hours During Hong Kong Visit
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 contributed more than 6...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Arrives in Hong Kong for Port Visit
HONG KONG (NNS) -- The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Group (RRSG) arrived in Hong Kong March 7 for a schedu...

Ronald Reagan Awarded First Battle "E"
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) earned the 2006 Commander Naval Air Force Carrier Battle Efficiency “E” a...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Sponsors Black History Program
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Even though on a surge deployment to the western Pacific, hundreds of Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reag...

USS Ronald Reagan and USS Lake Champlain Arrive in Sasebo, Japan
SASEBO, Japan (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) arrived in Sasebo, Japan Feb. 23 for a sch...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Now Have New Way to Join Navy ReserveWatch Video
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Since October 2006, separating Sailors stationed aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) have had a smooth...

MOTT Provides Ronald Reagan Sailors With Valuable Weapons Training
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan’s (CVN 76) Weapons Department completed hands-on training Feb....

Ronald Reagan Sailor Named COMNAVAIRPAC 'Engineer of the Year'
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Hull Technician 1st Class (SW/AW) Chip E. Land of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) was named the 2006 Comm...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Enters 7th Fleet
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Group (RRSG) entered the U.S. 7th Fleet’s area of resp...

'United Through Reading' Program Keeps Ronald Reagan Sailors in Touch with Their Children During Surge Deployment
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Hundreds of Sailors assigned to the Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group are keeping in touch with the...

Sailors Earn Credit at ‘Ronald Reagan University' on Surge Deployment
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 are continuing individual educ...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Compete for “Biggest Loser” Title
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 kicked off the carrier ...

Ronald Reagan and CVW-14 Sailors Enjoy Super Bowl During Surge Deployment
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) gathered in the hangar bay Feb. 4 to watch the Super Bowl....

Ronald Reagan Sailors Connect With Friends and Family Through Unique Web Site
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- When Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed San Diego on Jan. 27 for a surge deploy...

VITA Program Helps Ronald Reagan Sailors with Tax Preparation During Surge Deployment
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program is helping USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors wit...

Reagan Named Top Carrier In 2007 Ney Awards
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The Supply Department aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) has been named the 2007 winner of the Capt. ...

Renovated Gyms MotivateReagan Sailors to Stay in Shape During Surge Deployment
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- A group of Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) have been working hard to make sure all crew me...

Families Ready as Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group DeploysWatch Video
NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and attached ships of the Reagan Carrier Strike Group (CSG) surge deploye...

Pre-Deployment Briefs Help Ronald Reagan Sailors Prepare for Surge Deployment
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- With USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) scheduled to get underway for a surge deployment Jan. 27, preparatio...

Carrier Strike Group 7 Holds Change of Command
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Rear Adm. Charles W. Martoglio relieved Rear Adm. Michael H. Miller as commander, Carrier Strike Gro...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group to Surge Deploy
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Group (CSG), with more than 5,000 sailors, will surge depl...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Advances to Hollywood During "American Idol" Competition
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- A Sailor assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) has become a celebrity almost overnight as millions ...

'American Idol' Performs For Sailors Aboard Ronald Reagan
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Hundreds of San Diego area Sailors and family members enjoyed a special holiday concert performance ...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Returns Following Successful Sustainment Training Period
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Group, comprised of Ronald Reagan, Destroyer Squadron ...

Ronald Reagan, CVW-14 Underway for Sustainment Training During JTFEX 07-1
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 departed San Diego Nov. 9 for quarterly su...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Attend Domestic Violence Seminars While Underway
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors observed Domestic Violence Prevention Month by attending seminars...

Ronald Reagan Returns Following Successful Week of Carrier Qualifications
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) returned to San Diego Oct. 20 following a successful week of carrier qual...

Ronald Reagan Reaches Aviation Milestone With 20,000 Arrested Landings
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) reached an aviation milestone Oct. 18, successfully completing 20,000 arr...

Ronald Reagan Honor Guard Helps Dedicate Namesake Elementary School
PALM DESERT, Calif. (NNS) -- Eighteen members of USS Ronald Reagan's (CVN 76) Honor Guard/Drill Team traveled more than 150 miles...

Ronald Reagan Hosts Jewish Shabbat Service
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- More than 400 civilians and military personnel gathered in the hangar bay aboard USS Ronald Reagan (...

Ronald Reagan CPOs Serve As 'Honorary Caretakers' At Presidential Ranch
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (NNS) -- Thirty-one Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) selected to advance to the rank of chief petty of...

Ronald Reagan Chief Petty Officer Selectees Volunteer at Veterans Home
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (NNS) -- Twenty-six Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) who are currently going through the transi...

97 Service Members Become U.S. Citizens Aboard USS Ronald Reagan
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Ninety-seven Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Coast Guardsmen from 29 countries earned their U.S. citi...

Two Ronald Reagan Sailors Help Stop Hatchet Attack in San Diego Suburb
CHULA VISTA, Calif. (NNS) -- The Chula Vista Police Department is applauding the efforts of two Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Re...

San Diego Chargers Practice Aboard USS Ronald Reagan
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Local Sailors were able to get up close and personal with some of the biggest names in the National ...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Named ‘Aviation Ordnanceman of the Year’
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Aviation Ordnanceman 1st Class (AW/SW) Frederico Lewis, of Hosston, La., was named the John W. Finn ...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Returns Following 6-Month Deployment
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Thousands of family members and friends crowded the pier at Naval Air Station North Island July 6 to...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Reenlist at USS Arizona Memorial
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (NNS) -- Twenty-four USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors reenlisted at the USS Arizona Memorial June 29 during...

McCampbell Excels at Hunting Submarines During Exercise Valiant Shield
USS McCAMPBELL, At Sea (NNS) -- USS McCampbell (DDG 85), in conjunction with numerous other U.S. Navy assets, participated in Exerci...

FFSC Prepares Ronald Reagan Sailors for Return Home
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- San Diego Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) facilitators are helping Sailors aboard USS Ronald ...

VAW-113 Provides Command and Control During Valiant Shield
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The “Black Eagles” of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 113, a part of Carrier Air Wing ...

HS-4 Supports Valiant Shield
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The “Black Knights” of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (HS) 4, as part of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) ...

Walborn Brothers Reunited During Exercise Valiant Shield
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Three brothers from Pennsylvania, all of whom just happen to be naval aviators, were reunited aboard...

Valiant Shield Provides Valuable Joint Training Among U.S. Military Forces
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Exercise Valiant Shield 2006, taking place now through June 23, brings together more than 20,000 Sai...

Ronald Reagan Corpsmen Celebrate 108th Birthday
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Navy corpsmen aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) celebrated the Navy Hospital Corps’ birthday June 17...

VAQ-139 to Utilize Latest Technology in Support of Valiant Shield
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Utilizing some of the latest technology available, the “Cougars” of Tactical Electronic Warfare Squa...

VFA-113 to Support Valiant Shield
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The “Stingers” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113, who are celebrating 58 years of being a commiss...

EOD Mobile Unit 11 Det. 15 Trains with Hong Kong Police Explosives Experts
HONG KONG (NNS) -- Members of Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 11, Detachment (Det.) 15 participated in ...

USS Decatur to Participate in Multi-Carrier Military Exercise
USS DECATUR, At Sea (NNS) -- The guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73), commanded by Cmdr. John Steinberger of Lindenwold...

Destroyer Squadron 7 Prepares for Valiant Shield Exercise
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 7, along with other ships and military personnel from around the U.S. Pa...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Underway Following Hong Kong Visit
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors from the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the flagship for Carri...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Continues Community Service During Hong Kong Visit
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors from the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Group continued their community service a...

Hard Work Earns Ronald Reagan Engineer Top Honors in Pacific Fleet
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Commander Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet (COMNAVAIRPAC) recognized a fireman aboard USS Ronald ...

Reagan Sailors Use Basketball to Build Relations Between Different Cultures
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) pulled into Port Kelang, Malaysia, and played basketball June 3 for its f...

McCampbell Sailors Make a Difference on Singapore Beaches
SINGAPORE (NNS) -- Twenty USS McCampbell (DDG 85) Sailors spent the morning of June 5 participating in a community serv...

Decatur Sailors Participate in Community Service Projects in Thailand
PHUKET, Thailand (NNS) -- The guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) anchored off Phuket, Thailand, June 2-5, giving th...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Lends Helping Hand in Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (NNS) -- More than 350 Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 took pa...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Makes Port Visit to Hong Kong
HONG KONG (NNS) -- Sailors from the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the flagship for Carri...

Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group Makes Port Visit to Kuala Lumpur
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (NNS) -- Sailors from the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Carrier Air Wing 14, C...

Ronald Reagan's FCA Leads the Way with New Approach to PO Indoc Course
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) First Class Petty Officers Association (FCA) has developed an innovat...

Reagan's Supply Department Recognizes Mothers with Special Meal
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Mothers aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) received a warm embrace from Sailors from the Supply Depar...

Actor Gary Sinise Vists Ronald Reagan, CVW-14Watch Video
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14, Carrier Strike G...

Country Artist Chris Gray Performs for Reagan Crew During Underway Concert
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14, Carrier Strike G...

Sailors Work Toward Degrees at "Ronald Reagan University" During Deployment
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 are working to...

Reagan, CVW-14 Sailors Break Record During 2006 NMCRS Fund Drive
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 14 are celebratin...

Reagan Carrier Strike Group Conducts PASSEX with French Navy
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), flagship of Carrier Strike Group (CCSG) 7, along with USS Vicksburg (CG ...

JCOC Guests Experience Life at Sea Aboard Navy's Newest Aircraft Carrier
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Forty-three leaders from American business, industry and education had the opportunity to tour the N...

Reagan Sailors Learn Investment Strategies During Deployment
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) learned firsthand how to invest their hard-earned money wisel...

Reagan Wraps Up Port Visit to UAE, Continues MSO
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors from the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Carrier Air Wing (CVW)...

Reagan Sets New 3M Standard for Aircraft Carriers
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) earned the highest grade ever given by a Maintenance and Mate...

Reagan's Media Division Wins Three CHINFO Merit Awards
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Media Division is celebrating the announcement of the CY-2005 Chief o...

USS Decatur Enjoys Steel Beach Luau
USS DECATUR, At Sea (NNS) -- The crew of the guided-missile destroyer USS Decatur (DDG 73) enjoyed a “steel beach” luau April 4, ...

NFL Players Experience Navy Life Aboard Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) had the opportunity to meet three professional football pl...

Reagan Sailors Perform for Crew During Underway Talent Show
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7, which includes USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Carrier...

USS Lake Champlain Joins CTF 58 in Northern Persian Gulf
USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) assumed a major role in Maritime Security Operations ...

Reagan Sailors Set New Record for 'United Through Reading' Program
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) set a new record April 2 for the number of books read on t...

Reagan Sailors Honor Women During Ceremony
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) joined together March 29 to celebrate the many accomplishm...

Italian Deputy Commander of Multi-National Division-Southeast in Iraq Visits Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Italian Army Brig. Gen. Alessandro Pompegnani, deputy commander of Multi-National Division Southeast...

Reagan Back at Sea Following Port Visit to United Arab Emirates
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors from the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Carrier Air Wing (CVW)...

USS Ronald Reagan Makes Port Visit to UAE
JEBEL ALI, United Arab Emirates (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7, including USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Carrier Air ...

Reagan Officer Receives Engineering Award
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- An officer aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) has been named as the 2005 Commander, Naval Air Forces ...

Reagan Sailors Participate in 'United for Reading' Program
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Even though they are deployed thousands of miles away from home, hundreds of Sailors assigned to USS...

Commander, U.S. 5th Fleet Welcomes Reagan Strike Group to Persian Gulf Area of Operations
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Vice Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, commander, U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/commander, U.S. 5th Fleet (...

Reagan Carrier Strike Group Launches First Air Missions in Support of OIF
PERSIAN GULF (NNS) -- F/A-18E Super Hornets assigned to the “Eagles” of Strike Fighter Attack Squadron (VFA) 115 became th...

More Than $1.6 Million Awarded in SRBs to Reagan Sailors
USS RONALD REAGAN (CVN76), at sea (NNS) -- Navy selective re-enlistment bonuses (SRB) totaling $1,604,156.04 were awarded to 147 USS Ronald Rea...

Reagan Sailors Volunteer for Community Service Projects During Singapore Port VisitWatch Video
BAY OF BENGAL (NNS) -- While in Singapore for a Feb. 7-11 port visit, more than 150 Sailors assigned to the USS Ronald Reag...

Reagan Carrier Strike Group Makes Port Visit to Singapore
SINGAPORE (NNS) -- The USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Group arrived in Singapore Feb. 7 for a scheduled por...

Reagan's Senior Enlisted Leadership Offers New Courses for First Class Petty OfficersWatch Video
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Thanks to the chief petty officer (CPO) community aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the ship’s firs...

Sailors Aboard Reagan Share Musical Talents Through Musician's Fellowship
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) bring a new meaning to the phrase “music in the night...

Reagan Conducts Burial at Sea Near Historic Site
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) conducted a burial at sea in conjunction with a wreath-layin...

Reagan Carrier Strike Group Completes Brisbane Port Visit
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7 and Destroyer Squadr...

Reagan Sailors Help to Preserve Australian Ship
BRISBANE, Australia (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan Strike Group Sailors shared their passion for naval history with members of the Qu...

Reagan Carrier Strike Group Makes Port Visit to Brisbane, Australia
BRISBANE, Australia (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) arrived in Brisbane, Australia, Jan. 23 for a scheduled port visit. USS P...

Reagan Carrier Strike Group Wraps Up Successful ASW Exercise
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 7, comprised of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) , Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) ...

Reagan's Supply Department First to Offer 'Vending in a Box'
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) marked the beginning of a new era in shipboard vending machines by becomi...

Reagan and HS-4 Conduct Rescue at Sea
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), civilian mariners from USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) and the pilot...

Reagan’s Son Bids Farwell to Deploying Sailors
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Crew members of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) received a special message from the son of the 40th presi...

USS Ronald Reagan Departs on Maiden DeploymentWatch Video
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed San Diego Jan. 4 on a deployment to conduct naval operations in ...

Presidential Library Donates Hat, Boots and Buckle to USS Ronald ReaganThis story features at lest one photoThis story features at lest one graphic
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Several personal items belonging to Ronald Wilson Reagan, the 40th President of the United States, h...

Reagan Ombudsman Saves Child's Life with CPR
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- A USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) spouse and member of the command Ombudsman team saved the life of an ei...

American Bar Association President Visits Navy's Newest Aircraft Carrier
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- The President of the American Bar Association (ABA) visited USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Dec. 20 as pa...

City of Temecula Honors Reagan Sailors With Proclamation
TEMECULA, Calif. (NNS) -- Residents of Temecula, Calif., recognized the crew of the Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft car...

Reagan Sailors Set New Record During 2005 CFC Fund Drive
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) set a new record for aircraft carriers on the West Coast by ...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Returns Following Successful JTFEX
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- The crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) returned home Dec. 17 to Naval Air Station North Island after...

Nevada Senator Visits USS Ronald Reagan During JTFEX 06-2
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- Sen. John Ensign, R-Nevada, embarked USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the Navy’s newest nuclear-powered a...

Underway Art Show Gives Reagan Sailors Opportunity to Show Off Artistic Talents
USS RONALD REAGAN, At sea (NNS) -- With USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the staff of Commander, Carrier Strike Group (CCSG) 7 and embarked ...

Reagan Sets High Standards During SMI Inspection
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan’s (CVN 76) supply department wrapped up its annual Supply Management Inspection (S...

Reagan Food Service Division Keeps Sailors Smiling During JTFEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Since USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) left San Diego Dec. 6 to participate in Joint Task Force Exercise (...

Reagan Sailors Communicate with Public Through Pen Pal Program
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) now have a new way to communicate with the general pu...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group to Participate in JTFEX 06-2
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- More than 5,000 Sailors assigned to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the staff of Commander, Carrier Stri...

Kraft Relieves Symonds as Reagan Commanding Officer
CORONADO (NNS) -- Capt. Terry B. Kraft relieved Capt. James A. Symonds as commanding officer of the Navy’s newest airc...

USS Ronald Reagan, Carrier Strike Group 7 Return from COMPTUEXWatch Video
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The officers and crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Commander, Carrier Strike Group (CCSG) 7, and C...

USS Ronald Reagan Medical Department Sets Fleet Readiness Standard
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan’s (CVN 76) Medical Department set the standard for U.S. Pacific Fleet medical read...

USS Ronald Reagan, Carrier Strike Group 7 Begin COMPTUEX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The officers and crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), Commander, Carrier Strike Group (COMCARSTRKGRU...

CVN 76 Crew Members Help Dedicate Ronald Reagan Elementary School
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Officers and crew members of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) participated in the official naming and dedi...

VAQ-139 First EA-6B Squadron to Utilize ICAP III Upgrade
USS RONALD REAGAN, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- The “Cougars” of VAQ-139 became the first EA-6B “Prowler” squadron to deploy at sea with the Improve...

Friends, Family Cruise Aboard USS Ronald Reagan
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Nearly 3,000 friends and family members of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors embarked the ship for ...

Armed Forces Appeals Court Makes History During Underway Appellate Hearing
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (CAAF) reached an important milestone Sept. 20-21 when it ...

Stockdale Honored During Memorial Service Aboard USS Ronald ReaganWatch Video
CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Hundreds of friends, family members and shipmates gathered on the flight deck of USS Ronald Reagan (...

Utah Governor Visits Navy's Newest Aircraft Carrier
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Utah Governor Jon Huntsman Jr. embarked the Navy’s newest aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 7...

JCOC Visits USS Ronald Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- The Secretary of Defense-sponsored Joint Civilian Orientation Conference (JCOC) visited USS Ronald R...

Artist Donates Work to Namesake
NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (NNS) -- A Californian sculptor visited USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) April 4, to donate his artwork of late Pre...

Reagan Sailors Get Help with Naturalization, Citizenship
NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors packed the ship’s library March 29 to talk to counselors from U.S...

War Heroes Reenlist Carrier Strike Group Seven Chief
NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (NNS) -- Two fighter pilot aces of the Vietnam War era reenlisted Chief Operations Specialist Jack Thorpe abo...

Reagan Sailors Set Careers on Track
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) hosted a career management symposium Feb. 23.

The career day wa...

Former Reagan Secret Service Agent Helps Unveil Namesake’s CPO Mess
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- After six weeks of renovation, USS Ronald Reagan’s (CVN 76) Chief Petty Officer's (CPO) mess was off...

Reagan, San Diego Post Office Host Namesake Stamp Dedication Watch Video
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Congressmen Duncan Hunter and Duke Cunningham joined USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Commanding Officer C...

Strike Force Training Pacific Changes Command on Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Commander, Strike Force Training Pacific (CSFTP) held a change of command ceremony aboard USS Ronald...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Reenlist at Historic USS Arizona Memorial
USS RONALD REAGAN (CVN 76), at sea (NNS) -- Staff members of the USS Arizona Memorial gave seven USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors a rare oppor...

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Enjoy Hawaii Port Visit
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) pulled into Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Jan. 22 for a three-day p...

USS Ronald Reagan Helps With Relief Effort
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) departed San Diego Jan. 11 for routine carrier operations in the local ar...

Ronald Reagan Performs First At-Sea Jet Engine Test
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) hit another milestone Nov. 7 when the Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance D...

Reagan Sailors Witness Namesake’s Addition to Memorial
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) were honorary guests Nov. 11 in a ceremony where they witn...

USS Ronald Reagan Adopts Palm Desert School
USS RONALD REAGAN (CVN 76), Naval Air Station North Island, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors from USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) made the trek to Palm Desert, Calif., Oct. 28 to adopt Deser...

Sailor Gives of 'Herself' to Children in Need
NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (NNS) -- Electronics Technician 2nd Class (SW) Alicia Cole of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) donated some of hers...

Girl Scouts Celebrate Founder's Birthday Aboard USS Ronald Reagan
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan’s (CVN 76) flight deck and hangar bays, normally full of aircraft and gear, were p...

USS Ronald Reagan Moves one Step Closer to Fleet ReadinessWatch Video
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) got under way Nov. 6, the first time since arriving at its new homeport o...

Pamela Anderson Honors Reagan Sailors With Ship Visit
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Pamela Anderson visited USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sept. 29 during a trip to promote her new clothin...

Geico Donates Photo to USS Ronald Reagan
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Geico president Tony Nicely donated a framed picture of President Ronald Reagan standing on the weat...

Reagan Sailors Show Pride in 5K Run
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) participated in the ship’s first 5K run, Sept. 1.

USS Ronald Reagan Sailors Enjoy Picnic, Padres Game
NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) crew members enjoyed a catered picnic at Tidelands Park, Coronado, as wel...

Pearl Harbor Survivors Visit USS Ronald Reagan
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- More than 80 Pearl Harbor survivors, their family members and friends were given a guided tour of US...

USS Ronald Reagan Sets New Shipboard Record for Bone Marrow Blood Drive
USS RONALD REAGAN, San Diego (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) established a new shipboard record for crew participation ...

Cox Assumes Command of Ronald Reagan Strike Group, Cruiser Destroyer Group 1
USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Rear Adm. Robert J. Cox assumed the title of commander, Ronald Reagan Strike Group (RRSG), Cruiser D...

Reagan Makes Foreign Port Visit to Callao, Peru
CALLAO, Peru (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) crew members arrived in Callao, Peru, July 9, for a four-day visit. This ...

Ronald Reagan Strike Group Fosters Relations with Peru Through SIFOREX
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group (CSG) completed Silent Forces Exercises (SIFOREX), July 5, af...

AGs Celebrate 80 Years of Predictions
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The aerographer’s mates (AG) aboard the Navy’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, USS Ronald R...

Reagan Crew Aids Chilean School
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors sacrificed precious liberty time June 26 to participate in a comm...

Reagan Makes Port Visit to Valparaiso, Chile
VALPARAISO, Chile (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) crew members visited Valparaiso, Chile, from June 25-29. This was the sec...

Reagan Enhances Relations, Welcomes Argentina
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- In an effort to enhance relations between the U.S. and Argentina navies June 17, five Argentinean av...

USS Ronald Reagan Navigates Strait of Magellan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) became the first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to transit the Strait o...

USS Ronald Reagan Holds Memorial for Namesake
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- The crew of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) held a memorial ceremony for their ship’s namesake on the shi...

Strike Group Sails with Reagan
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- The world’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier has several groups riding with it during its mom...

Reagan Sailors Visit Rio
RIO DE JANERIO (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) crew members arrived for a brief visit to Rio de Janeiro June 9.

USS Ronald Reagan Pays Veterans’ Last Respects
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- The ship’s ceremonial guard and crew members of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) stood at attention, May 3...

USS Ronald Reagan Certified Battle Ready
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- After a five-month post shakedown availability (PSA), crew members of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) mad...

CVN 76 Launches Last Tomcat
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- An F-14 Tomcat from Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 8's Fighter Squadron (VF) 213 Black Lions, homeported out...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Receive VIP Tour of Holocaust Museum
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Seventy-nine Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors were challenged by Mark Talisman, vice chairman of the H...

Navy Cash Goes Live Aboard USS Ronald Reagan
USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) received a first-rate service April 27, when the Navy Cash...

USS Ronald Reagan CMC Passes the Baton
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) garnered another first during the command master chief change-of-office c...

USS Ronald Reagan Becomes First Ship to Sponsor Recruit Division
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Eighty-eight recruits from Division 127 at Great Lakes, Il., were sponsored by USS Ronald Reagan (CV...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Take Gold in Tae Kwon Do Competition
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors traveled to Greenville, S.C., Jan. 25 to participate in the Green...

Mess Management Specialists Transform into Culinary Specialist
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- The Navy has changed the mess management specialist (MS) rating to culinary specialist (CS) in an ef...

Torah Dedicated on USS Ronald ReaganWatch Video
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Approximately 30 Holocaust survivors watched as a Torah recovered from Germany was dedicated to USS ...

Machinist's Mate Reenlists During Ronald Reagan's First Port Visit
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (NNS) -- Beaming with pride and patriotism on the day after Veterans' Day, it was only fitting that Machinist...

USS Ronald Reagan Makes Maiden Port Visit in Honor of Veterans' Day
Ft. LAUDERDALE, Fla. (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) celebrated its maiden port visit in honor of Veterans' Day, making its fi...

CVN 76 Officers Recognized for Their Body of Work
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Aircraft carriers are considered the strong arm of the Navy's afloat forces, but two officers from U...

First CWO5 in the Navy Promoted Aboard USS Ronald ReaganWatch Video
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Ronald Reagan Chief Warrant Officer (CWO) Leon A. Cole made history as the first officer in the ...

Navy's Newest Carrier Under New Command
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- Capt. James A. Symonds relieved Capt. Bill Goodwin as commanding officer of the recently commissione...

USS Ronald Reagan Flies to Certification
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- From Vulture’s Row, perched high above the flight deck of USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), all heads turn...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Certified for Underway OperationsWatch Video
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Precommissioning Unit (PCU) Ronald Reagan Sailors have passed "with flying colors" their Phase II Cr...

Ronald Reagan Officers Victorious in Masters
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- While Mike Weir and Len Mattiace were competing in the Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga., two naval...

Ronald Reagan Crew Members Recognized for Environmental ExcellenceWatch Video
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Precommissioning Unit (PCU) Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) crew members recently earned the 2002 Environment...

Atlantic Fleet Honors 2003 Sailors of the Year
NORFOLK, Va. (NNS) -- The commander of the U.S. Atlantic Fleet is used to people being interested in what he has to say. <...

Secretary of the Navy visits Ronald Reagan Sailors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Eight bells, rainbow sideboys and a call of “Navy arriving,” heralded the arrival of acting Secretar...

New Shoes Help Put Best Foot Forward
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- “The perfect fit.” Those three words gave a young girl in a fairy tale world a better life. We can a...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Gives the Gift of Life
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Stories of heroes who help save people from life-threatening dangers make their way into newspapers,...

Ronald Reagan Officer Receives Unprecedented Promotion
NEWPORT NEWS, Va (NNS) -- A recent milestone sent a resounding "boom" into the ordnance family. Cmdr. Michael Price, ordnance ...

Ronald Reagan Crew Members Earn Accolades in Newport News
NEWPORT NEWS, Va (NNS) -- Sailors aboard PCU Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) were honored during an awards ceremony held Feb. 6.
...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Deploy to Support USS Theodore Roosevelt
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- PCU Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors embarked aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), which ...

PCU Reagan Sailors Give Gift of Time from the Heart
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Sailors from precommissioning Unit (PCU) Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) had a precious gift to give the resi...

Berlin Wall Artwork Donated to Ronald Reagan Sailors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- "Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate! Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall."

President Ronald Reag...

Namesake's Son Visits Ronald Reagan
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- "This is the most important thing happening at this moment in my life," beamed Michael Reagan, as he...

Ronald Reagan Opens Mess Decks to Sailors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- For the first time ever, the sweet smell of fresh-baked bread wafted through the passageways of (PCU...

Another Milestone Passed on Road to Commissioning
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- “Today, this ship’s pulse beats a little stronger as more than 2,600 Sailors begin to move aboard,” ...

Ronald Reagan Ballplayer Takes Hometown Dream to All-Navy Team
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- More than 20 years after her first T-Ball game, Machinist's Mate 2nd Class, Ashley Camp, of PCU Rona...

Former Hanoi Hilton “Resident” Speaks to Ronald Reagan SailorsThis story features at lest one photoThis story features at lest one graphic
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Former prisoner of war (POW), retired Navy Cmdr. Paul Galanti, spoke to Sailors aboard Precommission...

Ronald Reagan Takes Big Step Forward Toward Commissioning
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- This week, PCU Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) will move a little closer to commissioning with the testing of...

Ronald Reagan Officer Honored for Leadership Excellence
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- PCU Ronald Reagan’s Training Officer has been awarded this year's Joy Bright Hancock Award during t...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Observe Sept. 11
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- People around the world are pausing to remember the terrorist attacks on the United States that hap...

Ronald Reagan’s First Sailor Gets Another "First" in His Career
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- From Huntington to West Avenues, the streets of downtown Newport News bustle with busy Precommissio...

Smart Study Habits Help Sailors 'Make The Grade'
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- The Navy is like any other employer in America. If you want to make more money and tackle more resp...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Extinguish Any Doubts About Navy Courage and Training
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Heroic acts often require the courage to step into dangerous situations for the sake of someone els...

Ronald Reagan Sailor Impresses While Underway on USS George Washington
ON BOARD USS GEORGE WASHINGTON, At Sea (NNS) -- At first glance, Petty Officer 2nd Class Henry Sherrill looks like any other petty officer walking ...

Reagan Sailor Gaining Experience Onboard USS George Washington
ABOARD USS GEORGE WASHINGTON, At Sea (NNS) -- After only six months in the Navy, Quartermaster 3rd Class Chris Amorant of PCU Ronald Reagan (CVN ...

New Gym Boss Has Ronald Reagan Crew Running Fast
ON BOARD USS RONALD REAGAN (NNS) -- Long hours and cramped living conditions during deployments take their toll on the bodies and minds...

Ronald Reagan Shooting Team Wins Gold
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (NNS) -- "All Navy men have defense responsibilities against overt and covert enemy action…The security of s...

Two Grand and Growing Everyday
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Precommissioning Unit Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) welcomed its two-thousandth Sailor June 25. Chief Avia...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Remember Victims of Sept. 11 Terrorist Attack
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- "Many of us learned a valuable lesson to leave the place where you live and work a little better th...

Ronald Reagan Commissioning -- One Year to Go!
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors from Precommissioning Unit (PCU) Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) joined members of the United States...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Dig In for the Environment
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Every April 22, Navy and civilian organizations around the world gather as part of Earth Day to ack...

Precommissioning Unit Ronald Reagan Welcomes New Executive Officer
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- The Executive Officer (XO) is often known as the enforcer on the ship; however, he is not the same ...

New Ronald Reagan CMC Prepared to Inspire "Warriors"
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- When Command Master Chief Bob Conklin recently arrived aboard Precommissioning Unit (PCU) Ronald Re...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Try On Their ‘Sea Legs’
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Serving in buildings near a shipyard doesn't help strengthen a Sailor's “sea legs.” The crew of th...

Ronald Reagan Sailors Deliver Christmas to 79-Year-Old Hampton Resident
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Christmas came early to 79-year-old Mary Wilkerson. It didn't come in the form of presents wrapped ...

PCU Ronald Reagan Crew Gets New Ship off the Ground
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (NNS) -- Sailors attached to a Precommissioning Unit (PCU) live between the shore and the sea. They are not ...

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