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USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Story Archive

USS Stennis SAPR VA Speaks Out
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- The phone in her pocket rings twice. The screen shows 10 digits she doesn't recognize. After a deep ...

Stennis Partners with Puget Sound Navy Museum
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) volunteered at the Pu...

Stennis Families Hunt for Eggs
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and their family memb...

Stennis Partners with Local School to Teach STEM
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) partnered with Mullen...

VFA-14 Honor WW II Vet, Navy Cross Recipient
LEMOORE, Calif. (NNS) -- The "Tophatters" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 14 honored a World War II veteran by performing a ...

Kitsap County Shows Appreciation for Military
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Service members, veterans and local businesses gathered March 29, in the Kitsap Sun Pavilion to cele...

Stennis Sailors Focus on Safety
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- More than 2,000 Sailors assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) atten...

Stennis Celebrates Women's History Month
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) attended a ceremony h...

Stennis Sailors Attend Women's Symposium
EVERETT, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and various comma...

Stennis Sailors Complete Advancement Exams
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- More than 1,000 Sailors assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) parti...

Stennis Chiefs Clean the Base
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Chief and first class petty officers assigned to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (...

Stennis Sailor Volunteers Time, Expertise
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- With a screwdriver in one hand and a drill in the other, a Sailor assigned to the Nimitz-class aircr...

Stennis Sailors Train with Bridge Simulator
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) are preparing for...

Stennis Sailors Honor Fallen Shipmate
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) - Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (...

Stennis Honors African-American History Month
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) held a ceremony honoring Afric...

Stennis Departments Achieve Excellence
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Forces Pacific and Commander, Naval Air Forces (COMNAVAIRFOR) awarded aircraft ...

Stennis is First CVN to Receive CANES
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) will be the first aircraft carrier to...

Stennis Sailor Competes for COMNAVAIRPAC Sea Sailor of the Year
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) Sailor of the Year (SOY) was selected as a finalist for the Command...

Stennis Receives Third Consecutive Retention Excellence Award
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis
(CVN-74) was announced as a recipient of t...

Stennis Honors Legacy of Dr. King
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) held a ceremony h...

Stennis Sailors Attend Responsible Decision Making Stand Down
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) gathered in the N...

Navy Band Northwest Brings Holiday Cheer to Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors gathered in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)...

Stennis Sailors Meet with WWE Superstars
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Superstars from World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) visited Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class air...

Stennis Commemorates Commissioning
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) held a ceremony Dec. 9...

Stennis Frocks New Petty Officers
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Two hundred and eighty Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CV...

Stennis Celebrates Thanksgiving in Home Port
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), and their famili...

Stennis Celebrates American Indian and Alaskan Native Heritage Month
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors stationed aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) attended a c...

Stennis Sailors Put Swim Skills to the Test
BANGOR, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in a...

Stennis Participates in Joint Command Fire Drill
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in a...

Stennis Softball Team Wins 1st Place in Local Tournament
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) softball team won first place in the ...

Stennis Supply Department Recognized as Runner-Up for 2013 Ney Award
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was recognized as the runner-up for t...

Stennis Sailors Learn Techniques to Help Prevent Suicide
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) learned how to ta...

CNO Visits Bremerton; Re-Enlists Sailors
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) held an all-hands call for more than 900 Sailors at Naval Base K...

Stennis Sailors Race for a Soldier
GIG HARBOR, Wash. (NNS) -- The threat of rain didn't stop Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Ste...

Stennis Commences Combined Federal Campaign
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) officially began the Combined Federal...

CNO Visits Bremerton, Re-Enlists Sailors
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Chief of Naval Operations held an all-hands call for more than 900 Sailors at Naval Base Kitsap-...

Stennis CSADD Adopts a Highway
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) volunteered their...

Stennis Wins SECDEF Maintenance Award
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was announced by official message as ...

Stennis Galley Trains with Expert Chef
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Chef and culinary instructor Scott Sachs visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stenn...

Stennis Welcomes New Chiefs
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) promoted 34 first class petty officer...

Stennis Catches Victory in Ultimate Frisbee Tournament
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) were awarded firs...

Stennis Participates in Bremerton 9/11 Ceremony
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) gathered at Breme...

Stennis Sailors Remember 9/11
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors paused to remember the 9/11 terrorist attacks in a memorial cer...

Stennis Concludes 3M Self-Assessment
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) completed a four-day Maintenance and ...

10th Fleet Commander Visits Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command and U.S. 10th Fleet visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier US...

Stennis Crew Hosted at Mariners Game
SEATTLE (NNS) -- The crew of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was recognized during 'St...

Stennis Sailors March in Military Appreciation Parade
TACOMA, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) took part in a mi...

Stennis Sailors Help Injured Cyclist
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Two Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) aided a civil...

Stennis and Regional Sailors Attend CSADD Meeting with VCNO
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors from the region and the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participa...

Stennis Sailors Assist Habitat for Humanity
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) volunteered at Ha...

Force Master Chief Visits Stennis Chief Selectees
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The top enlisted Sailor for Naval Air Forces, U.S. Pacific Fleet, visited with Chief Petty Officer s...

Stennis Sailors Lend a Hand at 5K Run
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) volunteered to as...

U.S. 3rd Fleet Commander Visits Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The commander of U.S. 3rd Fleet visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 7...

Stennis Attended Rededication Ceremony in Honor of Jet from Vietnam Era
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) attended a rededi...

Stennis Holds Change of Command Ceremony
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74) held a change of command ceremony at ...

Navy League Hosts Sailor of the Year Luncheon
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Bremerton-Olympic Peninsula Navy League hosted a luncheon at Naval Base Kitsap Bangor Plaza hono...

Stennis Holds Safety Stand Down
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) took time to refo...

Stennis Sailors Complete SAPR Training
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sexual Assault Prevention and Response-Fleet (SAPR-F) training concluded aboard the Nimitz-class air...

Stennis Enters Dry Dock
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) (NNS) -- BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) - The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) entered Dry ...

Sailors and Veterans Commemorate the 71st Anniversary of the Battle of Midway
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) joined fellow Sai...

USS John C. Stennis Holds Frocking Ceremony
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- BREMERTON, Wash. - The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) held a frocking ce...

Stennis Sailors Educate Local Students on Military Service
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis spoke June 5 with 7th and ...

Stennis Sailors Participate in 65th Annual Armed Forces Day Parade
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- The commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and the sai...

Stennis Sailors Recognized by Rotary Club of East Bremerton
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- The commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was the gue...

Stennis Sailors Volunteer at Local Food Bank
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in a...

Stennis, Kitsap Host 'Night Before' Party
BREMERTON, Wash. - (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and Naval Base Kitsap hosted a 'Night Before' party for Sailors' friend...

Pacific Fleet Commander Visits USS John C. Stennis at Sea
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)...

Stennis Sailors Enjoy Steel Beach Picnic
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), participated in a steel beach picn...

Stennis Strike Group Arrives in Hawaii
PEARL HARBOR (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) made its first stop in the U.S. at Joint Base Pear...

Stennis Sailors Prepare for Life After Deployment
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in "Retur...

Stennis Sailors Offload Ordnance at Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The weapons department of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) completed o...

Mobile Bay Awards First EIDWS Qualifications
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) awarded the Enlisted Information Dominance Warfare Spe...

Stennis Strike Group Intel Team Recognized for Excellence at Sea
PHILIPPINE SEA (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) intelligence team was presented the 2012 Excellenc...

Stennis Strike Group Transits the Surigao Strait
SOUTH CHINA SEA (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) transited the Surigao Strait, a narrow passageway ...

Stennis, CVW-9 Win Ramage Award
SOUTH CHINA SEA (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 collecti...

Singaporean Dignitaries Visit USS John C. Stennis At Sea
SOUTH CHINA SEA (NNS) -- Military and civilian leaders from the Republic of Singapore visited USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) at...

Stennis Strike Group Operates in the South China Sea
SOUTH CHINA SEA (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) conducted flight operations April 5 i...

Stennis, Embassy Host Singapore Reception
SINGAPORE (NNS) -- The U.S. Charge D'Affairs to Singapore and the commander of the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group...

Stennis Conducts Easter Ecumenical Service at Sea
SOUTH CHINA SEA (NNS) -- The command religious ministry department aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stenn...

Stennis Strike Group Volunteers in Singapore
SOUTH CHINA SEA (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and guided-missile cru...

Stennis Competes Against Singapore Sports Teams
SINGAPORE (NNS) -- Sailors from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in several ...

Stennis Strike Group Arrives In Singapore
SINGAPORE (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) arrived in Singapore April 1 for a scheduled port ...

USS Mobile Bay Auctions Sailors for NMCRS
USS MOBILE BAY, At Sea (NNS) -- Chief petty officers and junior officers aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) vo...

Stennis Strike Group Departs U.S. 5th Fleet AOR
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) departed the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility...

Sailors Laugh, Rap, Speak Out Loud
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- Sailors expressed themselves at a spoken word competition aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier U...

Stennis Sailors Complete Advancement Exams at Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) took part in the Navy-...

Stennis Strike Group Concludes Support to OEF
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) concluded its support of Operation Enduring Freedo...

USS Jason Dunham Departs 5th Fleet
MEDITERRANEAN SEA (NNS) -- Guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) transited the Suez Canal, March 16 completing he...

"Wizards" Conduct Aerial At-Sea Change of Command
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- The "Wizards" of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 133 conducted an aerial change of command ceremony...

Stennis Carrier Strike Group Departs Dubai
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) got underway March 17, following a four-day port v...

Stennis Sailor Named Engineer of the Year
U.S. 5th FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- A Sailor assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was selected as ...

Farragut, Nicholas Aid Distressed Mariners
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- Guided-missile destroyer USS Farragut (DDG 99) and guided-missile frigate USS Nicholas (FFG 47) prov...

Churchill Leaves U.S. 5th Fleet Area Of Responsibility
MEDITTEAREAN SEA (NNS) -- Guided-missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) transited the Suez Canal and entered the ...

Farragut Departs U.S. 5th Fleet
USS FARRAGUT, At Sea (NNS) -- Guided-missile destroyer USS Farragut (DDG 99) transited the Suez Canal departing the U.S. 5th Fleet...

Heavy Lifting for Carrier Readiness
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Each day teams of Sailors from Supply Department's food service (S-2) division deliver enough provis...

Celebrity Chefs Spice Things Up Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) hosted three award-winning celebrity ...

USS Mobile Bay Holds Change of Command
U.S. 5th Fleet Area of Responsibility (NNS) -- The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) held a change-of-command ceremon...

USS Jason Dunham Sailors Train During Bahrain Port Visit
MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) -- Guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) completed a 10-day port visit to Bahrain, March ...

Stennis Ensures CVW 9 has Quality Fuel
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- Tucked away inside of the 97,000 ton Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) lies...

Raptors: Ready to Rise, Ready to Defend
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Be prepared and mission ready at all times. This is one of the primary goals of the "Raptors" of Hel...

Stennis Sailors Participate in MetCon Contest
USS JOHN C. STENNIS. At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) competed in a metaboli...

Lawrence Conducts First Strait of Hormuz Transit
USS WILLIAM P. LAWRENCE, At Sea (NNS) -- The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS William P. Lawrence (DDG 110) transited the Str...

Stennis VFA-41 Supports OEF Troops
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The "Black Aces" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 41 are conducting daily flight operations in suppo...

Mobile Bay Sailors Celebrate African American History
U.S. 5th Fleet AREA of RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- Sailors aboard Ticonderoga class guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) honored accomplishmen...

Vice Chairman, Peyton Manning Visit Stennis on USO Tour
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. James Winnefeld visited Nimitz-class aircraft carrie...

Mobile Bay, Chevalier Paul Train at Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Guided-missile cruiser USS Mobile Bay (CG 53) conducted three weeks of integration training with Fre...

HSC-8 Celebrates Mishap-Free Milestone
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8 accumulated more than 20,000 flight hours without a class alp...

Stennis' Strongest Compete in Deadlift Competition
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- More than 40 Sailors competed in a deadlift competition aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS...

Stennis Celebrates Black History Month
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) commemorated African A...

HSC-8 Wins Battle "E"
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Commander, Naval Air Forces (CNAF) awarded the 2012 Pacific Fleet Battle Efficiency ("E") award to t...

VAW-112 Wins Battle "E"
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Commander Naval Air Forces awarded the 2012 Pacific Fleet Battle Efficiency ("E") award to the "Gold...

Stennis' SNOOPIE Team Gathers Intel
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- "Away the SNOOPIE team, away," is heard over the ship's intercom. Moments later, Sailors rush throug...

Departments on Stennis Awarded for Excellence
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Commander Naval Air Forces Pacific and Commander Naval Air Forces (COMNAVAIRFOR) U.S. Atlantic Fleet...

Stennis Participates in Core Conditioning Contest
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) competed in a core con...

Visiting Chaplain Provides Services to Jason Dunham Sailors
USS JASON DUNHAM, At Sea (NNS) -- A Navy chaplain visited guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) on Ash Wednesday to prov...

Stennis Sailors Cash In with VITA
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) began filing 2012 inco...

Stennis Carrier Strike Group Departs Dubai
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) got underway Feb. 5, following a four-day port vis...

Brothers Serve with Carrier Air Wing 9
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 receives new personnel every week overseas and on Dec. 30, Lt. j.g. David C...

Stennis Sailors Compete in Lifting Competition
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors, both small and large, aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)...

Keeping the Treadmills Running
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The crew aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) share 101 exercise ma...

School's in on Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) began their second sem...

Carrier Air Wing 9 Announces Sailor of the Year
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 held a Sailor of the Year ceremony aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier...

Ambassadors Visit Stennis at Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The U.S. ambassador to the Kingdom of Bahrain visited aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) ...

Midshipmen Visit Stennis in 5th Fleet
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Four midshipmen are experiencing life at sea aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. St...

Stennis Sailors go to Super Bowl
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Two Sailors won tickets to Super Bowl XLVII aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Ste...

Stennis Sailors Run for Fun
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) took part in a five ki...

British Navy Sailors Visit Stennis
U.S. 5TH FLEET AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (NNS) -- Several guests from the Royal Navy frigate HMS Monmouth visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier US...

Inside the Stennis Medical Lab
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The laboratory technicians aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) wor...

'Taking Back Sunday' Visits USS John C. Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Rock band "Taking Back Sunday" visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74...

EOD Trains Stennis Sailors with Unique Qualifications
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Personnel assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit (EODMU) 3 are training non-EOD Sailors...

Mobile Bay Sends Personal Videos Home From 5th Fleet
USS MOBILE BAY, At Sea (NNS) -- In a room about the size of a walk-in closet sits Boatswain's Mate 1st Class John Flohrs. He's readi...

Straighten Up and Fly Right, Flying With Quality Assurance
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- As jets roar off the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), ...

Last Deployment for "Wizards" on Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The flight deck shakes, an arresting wire is caught and twin turbojet engines roar as an EA-6B Prowl...

It's A Dirty Job, But Someone Has to Do It
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- With one final turn of the wrench, the clean out cap on a waste drain-line filled with sewage pops o...

Stennis Sailors Enjoy a New Year's Feast
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Supply Department's food service division (S-2) aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C....

Everything Tailored Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Deep inside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) lies a small shop where S...

Stennis Sailors Read to their Loved Ones
USS JOHN C. STENNS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) are taking advantage o...

Stennis Sailors Have What It Takes To Be COOL
USS JOHN C STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) are taking advantage of Navy Credentialing Opportunities...

NPS Concludes Sleep Study aboard Jason Dunham
USS JASON DUNHAM, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard guided-missile destroyer USS Jason Dunham (DDG 109) concluded their participation in ...

NFL and Hollywood Stars Spread Holiday Wishes to Deployed Stennis Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- New England Patriots coach, members of the New York Jets and an actor from "Law and Order: Special V...

Stennis Supports Evaluation of New Materials for Flight Deck Jerseys
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) were selected to parti...

Red Sox and Celtics Spread Holiday Wishes to Deployed Stennis Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The manager of the Boston Red Sox and a member of the Boston Celtics made a special phone call to sp...

Stennis Provides a Holiday Feast
USS JOHN C STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Supply Department's food service division (S-2) aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C....

Stennis Selects 2012 Sailor of the Year
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) announced the selection of its 2012 S...

Stennis Sailors Keep the Holiday Spirit Alive
USS JOHN C STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Second Class Petty Officers Association (SCPOA) aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Joh...

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Visits Stennis on USO Holiday Tour
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Sten...

John C. Stennis Builds a Gingerbread Village for the Holidays
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) unveiled a holiday-themed gingerbread...

Stennis' Waste Management Crew Cleans Up
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Engineering Department's auxiliaries division is responsible for waste management aboard the Nim...

Harlem Globetrotters Visit USS John C. Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Harlem Globetrotters visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Dec....

Naval and Air Commanders Visit USS John C. Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Senior officers from U.S. Central Command embarked the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)...

Stennis Sailors Train for Life
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- It is deadly and it affects friends, family and shipmates. It knows no boundaries, as it can happen ...

WWE Superstars Lay the Smack Down Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Wrestlers from World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) visited Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft ...

Stennis Strike Group Departs Bahrain
MANAMA, Bahrain (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) departed Manama, Bahrain, Nov. 24, after a routine ...

EODMU 3 Visits Mobile Bay
USS JOHN C. STENNIS. At Sea (NNS) -- Explosive ordnance disposal technicians visited Sailors aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile ...

Stennis Sailors Take College Courses while Deployed
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) began taking college c...

#Warfighting: John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group Enters US 5th Fleet
JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG), entered the U.S. 5th Fleet Area of Responsibility ...

Stennis Sailors Take to the Polls Underway
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Although Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) won't be able to vote from home, they can rest ...

John C. Stennis to Depart for 8-month Deployment
ABOARD USS JOHN C STENNIS (NNS) -- The flagship of the John C. Stennis Strike Group (JCSSG), Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. ...

Panetta Visits USS Stennis, Thanks Sailors Deploying Early for 8-Month Deployment
NAVAL BASE KITSAP, Wash. (NNS) -- Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta told Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Stennis here that the...

John C. Stennis Sailors Support Local Community Projects While in Port
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) volunteered at a local veterans' home May 10.

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Stennis Officer Named Ship Handler of the Year
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- An officer aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), was named the Nava...

Strike Group Conducts Change of Command on Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Commander, Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 3 held a change of command ceremony aboard Nimitz-class aircra...

Stennis Strike Group Enters 7th Fleet Area of Operations
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- John C. Stennis Strike Group (JCSSG) entered the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations(AOO) Jan. 19 afte...

Strike Group Commander Hosts Town Hall Meeting at Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- As the ships and aircraft of John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) conduct operations in dire...

Sailors Lend a Hand to Malaysian Youths
PETALING JAYA, Malaysia (NNS) -- Sailors from John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCS CSG) volunteered at a children's home Sept. 6...

John C. Stennis CSG Serves Community in Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (NNS) -- Sailors from John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCS CSG) departed Port Klang, Malaysia Sept. 8 fo...

John C. Stennis Strike Group Particpates in Undersea Warfare Exercise
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis Strike Group (JCSSG) ships commenced an undersea warfare exercise (USWEX) in the...

John C. Stennis Strike Group, Carrier Air Wing 9 Depart For Deployment
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 departed Nav...

Stennis Sailors Focus on Mission after Bidding Families Farewell
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departed its homeport of Bremerton, Wash., July 25, for a seven-month d...

Stennis Returns Home, Prepares to Deploy
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to its homeport of Bremerton, Wash., June 13, after 45 days aw...

Stennis Completes Joint Task Force Training
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCS CSG) completed a joint task force training exercise (J...

Switchfoot Rocks the Boat
USS John C. Stennis, At Sea (NNS) -- Grammy Award-winning alternative rock band Switchfoot visited USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and perfo...

Stennis Strike Group Completes COMPTUEX
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) completed a successful Composite Training Unit Exe...

CSFTP, Stennis Strike Group Wrap Up Composite Training Unit Exercise
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Commander, Strike Force Training Pacific (CSFTP) and USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors concluded ...

John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group Changes Command
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (CSG) held a change of command ceremony aboard the ship May...

Stennis AIMD Excels in Maintenance
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department (AIMD) received an out...

Stennis Carrier Strike Group Conducts Simulated Strait Transit
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group conducted a simulated strait transit off the coast of Sout...

SECNAV Visits USS John C. Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus visited the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 7...

Stennis Waste Management Saves Money, Environment
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis departed San Diego May 6 for Composite Training Unit Exercise, and one facet of ...

Stennis Prepares for Deployment, Conducts Simulated Strait Transit
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group simulated a strait transit May 13 off the coast of southern Cal...

Stennis Begins Exercise In Preparation For Deployment
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) began its composite training unit exercise (CO...

Update on Sailors Injured in USS John C. Stennis Flight Deck Mishap
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Eleven people aboard the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) sustained injuries March 30 when an F/A-18C Ho...

Sailors Injured in USS John C. Stennis Flight Deck Mishap
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Ten Sailors aboard the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) were injured March 30 when an F/A-18C Hornet ass...

John C. Stennis Holds Change of Command
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) held a change of command ceremony March 18 in the ship's hangar bay.

Carrier Air Wing 9 Changes Hands
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Capt. Dale Horan relieved Capt. Paul Haas as Commander, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 during a change-of-...

Stennis Sailors Assist Foodbank, Nursery
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (NNS) -- Nine USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors volunteered 32 man hours to help prepare for the grand ope...

Stennis Volunteers Assist Bremerton Foodline
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors volunteered more than 60 man-hours July 28 to assist Bremerton ...

Former Stennis Commanding Officer Honored by Sailors
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors from the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) paid tribute their former commanding officer (CO) with...

Stennis Sailors Relocate Workspaces to Barge for Ship's Planned Incremental Availability
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) are relocating their work centers t...

Zone Inspection Discrepancy List Crucial to Stennis' Success
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Since October 2009, USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) has completed nearly 30 zone inspections, identify...

Stennis' Volunteers Help Local Food Bank Move
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Fifteen USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors volunteered for a community service project with the S...

OSA Replaces GSA Detailing for Enlisted Sailors
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors filling individual augmentee (IA) billets later this year will be affected by a new program ...

Stennis Wraps Up, Comes Home
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) will return to its homeport of Bremerton, Wash., after completing 21 da...

Stennis Excels in Mass Casualty Drill
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) conducted a mass-casualty drill March 27 simulating an aircraft fire an...

111th Congress Stennis Fellows Embark Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- Members of the 111th Congress Stennis Fellows visited John C. Stennis (CVN 74) at sea to tour the ca...

Garudas Return to Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- For the first time in 15 years EA-6B Prowlers from the "Garudas" of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ)...

Stennis Hosts 'Call of Duty' Game Developers
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) hosted Infinity Ward game developers and representatives of Activision'...

John C. Stennis Motorcycle Association's First Ride
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The sound of roaring engines filled the air as Sailors from the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Motorcy...

Stennis Sailor Aims For Championship
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- A USS John C. Stennis (CVN74) Sailor is scheduled to compete in the U.S. Fleet Forces Command's annu...

Stennis Returns to Sea for Squadron Carrier Qualifications
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to sea March 12 to begin fleet replacement squadron carrier qu...

Stennis Earns Ney Award
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was awarded the 2010 Navy Capt. Edward F. Ney Memorial Award Feb. 25, c...

Stennis Test Mission Readiness During Underway Period
BREMERTON, Wash., (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to its homeport of Bremerton, Wash., Feb. 19 after completing ...

Stennis AMOs Get New Warfare Pin
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- Three aviation maintenance officers (AMOs) aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) received the new Prof...

Pacific Northwest Chiefs, State Troopers Organize Food Basket Donations for Sailors
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Pacific Northwest Chief Petty Officers' Association organized donations with Washington State Tr...

Stennis Strike Group Commences SUSTAINEX
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group departed San Diego to begin a sustainment exercise (SUSTAIN...

Strike Group Commander Joins Canadian Navy for Remembrance Day
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- Commander, Carrier Strike Group 3 visited Canadian Sailors aboard HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283) to join t...

Marines Celebrate 234th Birthday
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- Marines from the "Death Rattlers" of Marine Strike Fighter Squadron (VMFA) 323 celebrated the Marine...

Stennis' Hygienist is One of a Kind
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Navy creates opportunities for Sailors, giving them chances to learn trades or get degrees, and ...

Stennis Hosts College Fair
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) welcomed aboard representatives from more than 20 colleges and universi...

Carrier Strike Group 3 Change of Command
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Commander, Carrier Strike Group 3 (CCSG 3) held a change of command during a ceremony on board USS J...

Stennis Chiefs' Mess Welcomes 27 New Chiefs
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- After surviving six weeks of early morning physical fitness sessions, extensive studying and time aw...

Sailors Clear Space for Museum's Stennis Exhibit
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors volunteered helping move naval artifacts to make room for a new...

John C. Stennis Sailors Beautify Forest Preserve
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Four Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) volunteered their time to clean up several areas of t...

Stennis Chief Selectees Take Part in Induction
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Twenty-seven USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) first class petty officers were selected to become chiefs ...

New Fathers First Ashore After USS John C. Stennis 2009 Deployment
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- New fathers were one of the first groups of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors across the brow whe...

USS John C. Stennis Completes 2009 Deployment
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) completed its 2009 deployment July 10...

Midshipman Son Sails Home Aboard Stennis with DCAG Dad
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 deputy commander ended USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) 2009 deployment to...

New Fathers First Ashore in San Diego
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Three new fathers were the first USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors to go ashore after Stennis pul...

Carrier Air Wing 9 Completes 2009 Deployment
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The squadrons of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 completed their 2009 deployment when the Nimitz-class airc...

Illinois Community Shows Support for John C. Stennis - with Pickles
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- One fireman's 200-pound care package from home brought joy and sour faces to many of her shipmates a...

Stennis Lab Sets Standard in Calibration
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Stennis' meteorology and calibration laboratory (cal lab) has earned the highest rating in the carri...

HSM-71 Completes Maiden Deployment
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- The "Raptors" of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 71 will complete their maiden deployment ...

New John C. Stennis Fathers First Ashore in Everett
EVERETT, WASH. (NNS) -- Fourteen new fathers were the first USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors to go ashore after Stennis ...

John C. Stennis Tiger Cruise Underway
EVERETT, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departed Everett, Wash., July 1 with more than 1,000 of the crew's fami...

VAQ-138 Completes 2009 Deployment
EVERETT, Wash. (NNS) -- The "Yellow Jackets" of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 138 completed their 2009 Western Pacific de...

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin Visits Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin visited USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), where she met crew members and thanked...

Stennis Division Dedicates Memorial to a Fallen Shipmate
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Aircraft tow tractors are used every day on deployment aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), moving a...

Stennis Choir Forms Family Away from Home
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- More than 30 Sailors and Marines from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) are members of the Praise Gospel ...

Stennis Sailors Balance Life, Work to Earn Education
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- The commanding officer of John C. Stennis (CVN 74), Capt. Joseph Kuzmick, recognized 248 Sailors an...

Joint Exercise Northern Edge Ensures Maritime Security
GULF OF ALASKA (NNS) -- John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group assets consisting of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), Carrier Air ...

Unrep Brings Son, Father Together
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- The fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Ericsson (T-AO 194) supplied USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) wi...

Stennis Celebrates Accomplishments of Junior Leaders
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors recognized and congratulated 249 of their shipmates who were fr...

Dedicated Damage Control Classroom Aids Training
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Crew members aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) who need damage control qualifications now have a o...

Midshipmen Train with John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Twenty Navy Reserve Officer Training Course (ROTC) midshipmen joined the John C. Stennis Carrier Str...

Multiplatinum Singer Songwriter Performs Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- A multiplatinum recording artist performed for crew members aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) May ...

Stennis and Air Wing Use Teamwork in Medevac
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Crew members from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) overcame multiple chall...

Former Sailor Teaches College Classes Aboard Aircraft Carrier
USS JOHN C. STENNIS , At Sea (NNS) -- John C. Stennis University (JCSU) provides experienced instructors to teach Navy College Program for...

Preble's Crew Preps to Protect Ship
USS PREBLE, At Sea (NNS) -- Crew members on the small craft action team (SCAT) aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile des...

Hull Technician Gives Wood a Try Aboard John C. Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- For one hull technician, reporting aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) meant working with wood and g...

Flag Flown for Stennis' Great Nephew
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- The great-nephew of Sen. John C. Stennis had his retirement flag flown on USS John C. Stennis (CVN 7...

Stennis Memorial Service Honors Aviation Boatswain's Mate
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- A memorial service was held on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Sten...

Vietnamese Ministry of Defense Officials Visit USS John C. Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Vietnamese Ministry of Defense staff visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (...

Stennis Strongman Builds Camaraderie
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis Weapons Department won the Stennis Strongman 2009 competition when they out-musc...

HSM 71 Earned First EAWS Pennant
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- The "Raptors" of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 71 earned their first Enlisted Aviation W...

Stennis Bridges Culture Gap Through Rugby
PATTAYA, Thailand (NNS) -- Thailand's Pattaya Panthers clawed their way to victory over USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) Neptune's...

Preble Sailors Help at Home for Disabled in Thailand
LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (NNS) -- USS Preble (DDG 88) Sailors volunteered in a community relations (COMREL) project in Laem Chabang, T...

Stennis Volunteers Clean Beach in Thailand
LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines from John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) volunteered for a beach clean...

Stennis Visits Children at School for the Blind in Thailand
PATTAYA, Thailand (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) volunteered 66 community service hours to clea...

Stennis' Relief Society Fund Drive Doubles FY08 Total
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) raised more than $95,000 for the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCR...

Stennis Strengthens International Friendship in Thailand
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors from John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group visited Laem Chabang, Thailand, for a scheduled po...

USS Kidd Sailors Reach Out to Pattaya Community
PATTAYA, Thailand (NNS) -- Sailors from the guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100) participated in a community service pro...

VMFA-323 Marines Take Next Step in Becoming Future Leaders
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Marines from the "Death Rattlers" of Marine Strike Fighter Squadron (VMFA) 323 completed the Non-Com...

Afloat College Enrollment Soars on Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, at sea (NNS) -- Nearly 1,000 Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)enrolled i...

Stennis Embarks CVW 9 for WESTPAC
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, BREMERTON, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departed Naval Air Station North Island, Calif., Jan. 17 to continue it...

Stennis Sailor Trains for Strongman Contests
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Heaving massive 350 pound cement boulders and flipping over humongous 1,100 pound tractor tires is a...

Stennis Departs on Deployment
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departed her homeport in Bremerton, Wash., Jan. 13 for a regularly sche...

Stennis Sailor Saves Shipmate's Life, Proves Value of CPR Training
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, at sea (NNS) -- A Sailor saved the life of shipmate who was choking by performing the Heimlich maneuver in the aft m...

Stennis Returns from Underway Period Deployment-Ready
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to homeport in Bremerton, Wash. Nov. 21, deployment-ready afte...

Motorcycle Safety Rules Aimed at Protecting Sailors Enforced
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- New personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements for motorcycle riders are being enforced at Nav...

Stennis Ready for Deployment After Successful Training with Coalition, Joint Partners
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, at sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) successfully completed Joint Task Force Exercise (...

Stennis Successfully Completes COMPTUEX
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, at sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Strike Group (JCSSG) successfully completed Composite Unit Training Exercise (CO...

Stennis Bomb Builders Certified to Support Maritime Security Efforts
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- Weapons department bomb assembly division (G-3) aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) earned their Min...

Stennis First with New ESSM
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) claimed the first successful hit and kill with the Evolved Sea Sparrow ...

Stennis Conducts Training in Mass Casualty Drill
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- "Boom!" exclaimed one chief to simulate an explosion in the hangar bay. "Let's go. Call it in!" With...

Stennis Puts New Growlers to the Test
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The EA-18G Growler and the advantages it brings are being tested for the first time in an integrated...

Stennis' Strongman Balances Navy Career, Dream
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Heaving massive 350-pound cement boulders and flipping over humongous 1,100 pound tractor tires is a...

Stennis welcomes new commanding officer
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) received a new commanding officer during a change-of-command ceremony h...

Carrier Strike Group 3 Change of Command
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Carrier Strike Group (CCSG) 3 received a new commander Sept. 12, in a change of command ceremony hel...

Stennis Geared Up for Deployment
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The crew of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned home June 30 ahead of schedule, after completing t...

Stennis Provides At-Sea Education for Congressional Leadership
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Members from the Stennis Congressional Staff Fellows program recently visited USS John C. Stennis (C...

Stennis Receives an Outstanding in FEP
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis received an outstanding score on its Final Evaluation Problem (FEP) June 16 when...

Stennis' Holds First Jewish Burial At Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Four fallen shipmates were committed to the sea June 13, off the coast of San Diego during the first...

Stennis Sailor Offers Life Through Bone Marrow Donation
WASHINGTON (NNS) -- A John C. Stennis (CVN 70) Sailor saved a life after donating bone marrow to a leukemia patient in W...

Stennis' Cat 1 Launches 50,000th Aircraft
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The crew of Stennis launched their 50,000th aircraft off catapult, June 8.

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Stennis at the End of TSTA; Prepares for FEP
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 began their final phase of Tailored Ship's...

Ready, AIM-9, Fire!
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9, embarked aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), performed live missile shoot...

Glenn Visits Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Former astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn visited USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) on June 6.

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Stennis Conducts Evaluated Mass Casualty Drill
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) held her first graded mass casualty drill during the Tailored Ship Trai...

First HSM Squadron Embarks Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 71, a new component to Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9, is the fi...

Air Wing rolls during TSTA
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 embarked on USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) began going through the first phas...

Fighting Illini, Arriving!
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) hosted the University of Illinois football coach on May 27.

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Call for USS John C. Stennis Family Scholarship Applicants
STARKVILLE, Miss (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Center for Public Service announced a last call for applications for the 2008 US...

Stennis Partners with International Pilots
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Two pilots from India completed their Training Command Carrier Qualification (TCCQ) aboard USS John ...

Stennis and Air Wing Team Return to Flight Operations
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 embarked May 5, getting underway for the f...

Stennis and Coast Guard Collaborate to Help a Sailor
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Stennis got underway from Bremerton, Wash., May 1, en route to San Diego to begin conducting a serie...

Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet Presents Awards to Stennis' Reactor Department
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Sailors from the Reactor Department of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) had their hard work celebrated w...

John C. Stennis Hosts Education Summit
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Education Summit, a biannual event discussing the challenges military children face during a tra...

USS John C. Stennis Donate Computers to Local Schools
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) donated 96 computers and monitors to the Central Kitsap School District...

Seattle Mariners Salute the Troops
SEATTLE (NNS) -- The Seattle Mariners hosted its sixth annual Salute to Armed Forces Night, April 1, at Safeco Field....

Aircraft Carrier Completes Maintenance; Returns to Bremerton
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton March 28, after completing a f...

Stennis' Project Supervisor Receives Service Award
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) March 27 awarded the third highest honorary award and medal that can be...

Stennis Ends Maintenance, Starts Work-ups
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- One prolonged blast from USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) whistle peals through the morning Bremerton a...

Stennis' Chief Honors Father
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Six former Sailors and Marines were committed to the sea during a burial at sea ceremony, March 25, ...

John C. Stennis Underway as Major Maintenance Nears Completion
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The crew of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) got the 90,000-ton nuclear powered aircraft carrier underwa...

C3F Presents Stennis Sailors with Awards
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- As USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) finishes up a major maintenance period, Vice Adm. Samuel J. Locklear...

C3F Visits Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet, Vice Adm. Samuel J. Locklear visited USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) March 5...

John C. Stennis Sailors Volunteer at Science Fair
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Fifteen USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors spent their day at West Hills Elementary School in Brem...

John C. Stennis Detachment Gets Gear Ready for Deployment
EVERETT, Wash. (NNS) -- Thirty-seven Sailors from USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department...

Team Argo Takes to the Skies Once Again
LEMOORE, Calif. (NNS) -- Marking the end of an era and the beginning of a new one, the "Argonauts" of Strike Fighter Squadron...

From Land to Sea: Stennis Accomplishes Major Milestone
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to the water for the first time Jan. 18, since entering dry do...

Stennis Sailors Teach Special Needs Children How to Swim
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Two Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) volunteered their morning to teach special needs child...

Seattle Navy League Honors Stennis' Top Sailors
SEATTLE (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors of the Quarter (SOQ) and Junior Sailors of the Quarter (JSOQ) w...

Stennis Top Carrier in Advancement
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- Two hundred and ninety three Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) were applauded during a frock...

Stennis CO Donates Ship Replica to Museum
BREMERTON, Wash (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) Commanding Officer, Capt. Brad Johanson donated a replica of Stennis t...

Stennis Begins Six-Month DPIA
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) shifted berths from its homeport pier...

Carrier Strike Group Three Gets a New Leader
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Rear Adm. M. Stewart O’Bryan assumes command of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 3 in a change of command ...

Stennis CPO Selects Help Build Houses
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Chief petty officer (CPO) selects from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) joined forces with “Habitat for ...

Stennis Pins New CPOs
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) welcomed almost 40 new chief petty officers (CPO) including three from ...

Stennis Returns Home From Deployment
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to its homeport of Bremerton, Aug. 31, after a successful seve...

Preble Returns to Homeport
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88) returned to its homeport of San Diego Aug. 29.
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HS-8 Completes Deployment, Returns to San Diego
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The “Eightballers” of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (HS) 8 successfully completed a seven-month...

Stennis, CVW-9 Return to San DiegoWatch Video
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) returned to San Diego Aug. 27, marking the successf...

VMFA-323 Brings 2007 Successful Deployment to a Close
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The "Death-Rattlers" of Marine Strike Fighter Squadron (VMFA) 323 successfully completed a seven-mon...

Stennis Sailors Help Build Homes for Kitsap Community
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Beach Detachment Sailors volunteered at Kitsap Habitat for Humanity (HF...

Stennis Announces Return to BremertonWatch Video
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) is scheduled to arrive in its homeport of Bremerton, Wash., Aug. 31, ma...

JCSU Recognizes Dean’s List Members During Tiger Cruise
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) recognized the third semester John C. Stennis University (JCSU) Dean’s ...

Stennis Kicks Off First Leg of Tiger Cruise
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departed Pearl Harbor on Aug. 22 with over 1,000 family and friends for...

Paul Hamilton’s Crew Completes Unique Deployment
PEARL HARBOR (NNS) -- USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) pulled into its homeport of Pearl Harbor, Aug. 20, after completing a sev...

USS O’Kane Returns Home from Deployment
PEARL HARBOR (NNS) -- After completing a seven-month deployment, Sailors aboard USS O’Kane (DDG 77) returned home Aug. 20....

JCSCSG Arrives in Pearl HarborWatch Video
PEARL HARBOR (NNS) -- John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) arrived in Pearl Harbor Aug. 20, marking the strike gr...

Paul Hamilton Gets Six New Chiefs
USS PAUL HAMILTON, At Sea (NNS) -- The crew of USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) congratulated six of their first class petty officers when th...

Paul Hamilton Sailors Prepare to Come Home
USS PAUL HAMILTON, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) attended a seminar on the mess decks sponsored by the Flee...

Stennis Traps 10,000th Aircraft of Deployment
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 landed the 10,000th aircraft of t...

JCSSG Completes Exercise Valiant Shield 2007Watch Video
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) successfully wrapped up Exercise Valiant Shield 200...

Paul Hamilton Excels in Valiant Shield 2007Watch Video
USS PAUL HAMILTON, At Sea (NNS) -- USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) began participating in Exercise Valiant Shield 2007 in the U.S. 7th Fleet...

JCSSG Begins Exercise Valiant Shield 2007Watch Video
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) kicked off Exercise Valiant Shield 2007 while operating...

VS-31 CO Completes 1,000 Traps
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The commanding officer of Sea Control Squadron (VS) 31 became a member of an elite club after succes...

Stennis’ Sailors and Marines Enjoy Hong Kong
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors and Marines from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to sea Aug. 1 after a five-day port v...

Stennis Stops in Singapore
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- After a five-day port visit in Singapore, Sailors and Marines from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) retu...

Stennis Sailors Take Part in Beach Cleanup
SINGAPORE (NNS) -- Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) offered a helping hand to clean up Singapore’s beaches Jul...

Senior Chief Lawler; 2007 Look Ahead Award Winner
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Every year aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), a senior enlisted Sailor is selected to the chief pe...

Stennis Sailor Joins Blue Angels
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Every year, the United States Navy’s Blue Angels Flight Demonstration Squadron participates in more ...

Stennis’ AUXO Receives Leadership Award
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Cmdr. Scott Robertson, USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) auxiliaries officer (AUXO), was named the recip...

Stennis’ Arresting Gear Division Vital to Mission Success
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors in USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) arresting gear division are some of the many shipboard pers...

Super Hornets Show Off Versatility During Deployment Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Operating as part of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 embarked aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) during it...

Stennis Raises SWO Pennant
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) received the surface warfare officer (SWO) pennant at a ceremony held o...

Corpsmen Aboard Stennis Celebrate Birthday, Dedicate Wall
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Hospital corpsmen aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) celebrated the 109th anniversary of the Navy H...

Stennis Traps Milestone with 100,000th Aircraft Landing
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The flight deck of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) tallied it’s 100,000th arrested landing with the tra...

Paul Hamilton Sailors Get Big Picture Training Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Prior to starting naval nuclear power school, two USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) officers are benefiting...

Stennis Promotion's Exceed Fleet Average
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- A new promotion program established on board USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) helped to significantly bo...

CATCC Sailors Bring Them Home, One Aircraft at a Time
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Day or night, rain or shine, Sailors in the carrier air traffic control center (CATCC) assist every ...

JCSU Awards 2nd Semester Dean’s List
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- While operating in the Persian Gulf in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and participating in Exped...

Stennis Celebrates AIMD’s 40th Birthday
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department (AIMD) celebrated its 40th birthday by holding a ceremo...

Home Depot at Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) has all the services one might expect in a small town: highly-trained p...

VFA-147 MMCO Wins Rothschild Award
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The Association of Naval Aviation and the Greater Kings County Navy League of Lemoore, Calif. presen...

Stennis And Shogun Triad Produces Impressive Results During OEF
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- While providing air power support for multinational ground forces in Afghanistan, three entities on ...

NASCAR Driver Visits Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Geoffrey E. Bodine, felt right at home in USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) NASCAR-themed barber shop du...

Weight Watching is an All Hands Effort Aboard Stennis' Flight Deck
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors on the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) flight deck are just as concerned with weight as the res...

Senior Chief to Lead Riverine Squadron
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- A senior chief petty officer from USS John C. Stennis’(CVN 74) Deck Department left May 8 for Camp L...

Top Cats Get New "Top Cat"
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- While supporting combat operations in the North Arabian Sea, the “Top Cats” of Sea Control Squadron ...

Four Stennis Sailors Promote to Master Chief
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- While supporting coalition ground forces in Afghanistan, four senior chief petty officers aboard USS...

Stennis exceeds goal for NMCRS drive
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis Navy/Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS) annual donation drive exceeded expe...

Plane Captains Fuel Stennis Air Mission
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Prior to catapulting a $35 million airplane off the flight deck of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), man...

Stennis’ CRMD Reaches out to Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The command religious ministries department (CRMD) provides religious ministry and support to more t...

Father, Son Serve Together Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- While more than 5,000 Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) left their families to serve their...

“Golden Hawks” celebrate 40 years
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- The “Golden Hawks” of Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 112 celebrated their 40th annive...

Stennis’ CO Holds Captain’s Call for Crew
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Capt. Brad Johanson, commanding officer of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), held a captain’s call April...

Stennis 'Big Safety' Goes Above, Beyond
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- His infectious smile reveals the soft side hidden beneath his six-foot, 245-pound frame. Wearing a w...

Pilot’s First Mission Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Lt. Steven Neebe of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 147 aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) began his ...

HS-8 Earns EAWS pennant
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- While supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in the North Persian Sea, the “Eightballers” of Helicopt...

Stennis AIMD Officer Named Best in Navy
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- A USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Aircraft Intermediate Maintenance Department (AIMD) division officer ...

Stennis Celebrates Easter Sunday
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) gave Sailors a unique opportunity to celebrate Easter on April 8 by off...

At Sea Career Fair Provides Information on Opportunities
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Career counselors assigned to USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 held a caree...

French Sailors Embark U.S. Aircraft Carrier
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Two nuclear-powered aircraft carriers began cross-decking Sailors March 17 to understand how a forei...

Girl Scouts Deliver Cookies to Stennis Strike Group Sailors
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Girl Scouts Totem Council delivered 20,000 packages of Girl Scout cookies to USS John C. Stennis (CV...

Stennis Sailors Volunteer at Veterans Home
RETSIL, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors from the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Beach Detachment volunteered at the Washington State V...

Stennis Sailors Unwind with Steel-Beach Picnic
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The crew of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) took time off from their mission March 14 for a steel-beach...

First Dean’s List Announced on Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- John C. Stennis University announced the dean’s list for the deployment’s first semester, March 10, ...

“Eightballers” receive Isbell and Thatch awards
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea (NNS) -- The “Eightballers” of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (HS) 8, currently embarked aboard USS John ...

Antietam Sailor picked as Strike Group’s Sailor of the Year
USS ANTIETAM, At Sea (NNS) -- While conducting combat missions supporting Operation Enduring Freedom, Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 3...

Death Rattlers Train Junior NCOs Aboard Stennis
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Marines assigned to Marine Strike Fighter Squadron (VMFA) 323 are using this deployment aboard USS J...

Stennis Officer receives Ship Handler of the Year award
USS JOIHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Lt. Cmdr. John Johnson, the assistant navigator (ANAV) aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), was awar...

Stennis Brings Muscle to Habitat for Humanity
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors assigned to the ship’s beach detachment volunteered their time ...

Stennis Sailors help repair O’Kane’s Air Conditioning Units
USS O’KANE, At Sea, (NNS) -- After completion of flight and integrated strike group (ISG) exercises off the coast of Guam, Sailor...

JCSSG Conducts Training Operations Over Guam
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At sea, (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) began conducting combat-simulated flight o...

JCSSG Begins Integrated Training Exercise
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) began integrated strike group (ISG) training ex...

John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group Conducts Approach Exercises
USS O’KANE, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors from the USS John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) conducted approach operation exerc...

USS O’Kane Maneuvers for PHOTOEX
USS O’KANE, At Sea (NNS) -- While conducting flight and integrated strike group (ISG) exercises off the coast of Guam on Feb. 6,...

John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group Enters the Guam Operating AreaWatch Video
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) entered the Guam Operating Area (GOA) ...

Stennis names Air Traffic Controller of the Year
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Air Traffic Controller 2nd Class Patrick B. Harrison was named USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) Air Tra...

John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group Arrives in 7th FleetWatch Video
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) entered the U.S. 7th Fleet’s area of r...

“Argonauts” Celebrate Forty Years
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- During a ceremony on board the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), the “A...

Professors Give Regional Security Briefings to Deploying Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- While the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) transits west toward the U.S. 5th Fleet area ...

Renovated Stennis Classrooms Unveiled Day Before School
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Commanding Officer of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) (JCS), Capt. Brad Johanson, unveiled Stennis’ new...

Stennis Opens Fire While Testing Defenses
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors from USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) Combat Systems Department performed a live fire exercise ...

Deployment Brings Education Opportunities to Stennis Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis’ Navy College Program for Afloat College Education (NCPACE) kicked off the first...

Stennis’ New Internet Café Opens, Help Keep Crew Connected
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- A ribbon cutting ceremony was held to mark the grand opening of the expanded internet café in the cr...

CVW-9 Joins Stennis for Deployment
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 began flying its aircraft aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Jan. 20, shor...

Stennis Strike Group Begins Transit Toward 5th Fleet
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Elements of the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Carrier Strike Group left San Diego, Jan. 20, after pic...

USS John C. Stennis Returns to Bremerton “Ready to Deploy”
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton, Wash., Nov. 21 after completi...

Stennis Sponsors Recruit Division, Participates in Battle Stations
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- A delegation from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) wrapped up a week Oct. 20 with Recruit Division 355 a...

Stennis, Reagan Strike Groups Join Forces, Make Carrier Task ForceWatch Video
CARRIER TASK FORCE 150, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) combined forces with the USS Ronald Re...

USS John C. Stennis Departs San Diego for Joint Task Force Exercise
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Strike Group (JCSSG) departed Naval Air Station North Island Nov. 8...

Stennis Leaves History at Local Navy Museum
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- In the midst of a rigorous at-sea training schedule, Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) too...

JCSSG Sailors Complete COMPTUEX
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- More than 8,000 crew members of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Strike Group (JCSSG), operating in the ...

Stennis Strike Group Approaches Surge Readiness
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Embarked with the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG), Commander, Strike Forc...

Carrier Air Wing 9 Prepares for Deployment
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- Carrier Air Wing 9 (CVW 9) is currently engaged in the John C. Stennis Strike Group's (JCSSG) Compos...

Stennis Successfully Surges Flight Operations During COMPTUEX
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- After two days of increased flight operations ending Oct. 3, USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Strike Gro...

Eightballers CO Rolls into Rare Air Pocket
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- The commanding officer of Helicopter Anti-Submarine (HS) Squadron 8, the “Eightballers,” achieved a ...

Paul Hamilton Completes Hands-on Search and Seizure Training
USS PAUL HAMILTON, At Sea (NNS) -- While operating off the coast of Southern California Sept. 27, USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) conducted ...

USS O’Kane Conducts Counter Small Boat Attack Exercises
ABOARD USS O'KANE, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- Pearl Harbor-based USS O’Kane (DDG 77) conducted fast attack craft/fast inshore attack craft counter...

USS O’Kane Conducts Expanded Maritime Intercept Operations
USS O'KANE, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- USS O’Kane (DDG 77) practiced boarding and searching suspect vessels by conducting expanded maritime...

Paul Hamilton Locks on to Tomahawk Training
ABOARD USS PAUL HAMILTON, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- While conducting operations off the coast of Southern California, USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) complet...

Paul Hamilton Assists Strike Group in Anti-Submarine Warfare
ABOARD USS PAUL HAMILTON, Pacific Ocean (NNS) -- While conducting operations off the coast of Southern California, USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) joined ...

USS O’Kane Conducts Anti-submarine Warfare Exercise
PACIFIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Operating off the coast of southern California, the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS...

Stennis Security Completes Force Protection Exercise
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Sailors from USS John C. Stennis’ Strike Group (CVN 74) completed their Force Protection Exercise (F...

Stennis Sailor Saves Choking Shipmate
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- A normal underway lunchtime aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) turned into a near-crisis situation ...

Stennis Welcomes New CPOs
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The chief’s mess aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) welcomed 26 new chief petty officers (CPO) foll...

Stennis Strike Group Takes ASW Course From Classroom to Ocean
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Strike Group became the first Pacific Fleet strike group to conduct...

Stennis Shines as Navy’s AIRSpeed-Prototype Carrier
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) hosted Commander, Naval Air Systems Command, Vice Adm. Walter Massenbur...

Stennis Conducts Fleet “Synthetic” Warfare
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Operating in a virtual environment, USS John C. Stennis’ (CNV 74) Strike Group combined forces with ...

Stennis Chief Selects Spend Week Aboard “Old Ironsides”
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) sent six of her 26 chief petty officer selects to learn firsthand what ...

USS John C. Stennis University Encourages Off-Duty Education
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) stood up a tailored educational program, John C. Stennis University (JC...

Stennis Citizen-Sailors Help Feed Those in Need
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors volunteered at the Bremerton Foodline (BFL), sorting a tractor-...

Stennis’ Senior Leadership Honored by Stennis Center for Public Service
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Stennis Center for Public Service honored USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) senior leadership at the...

Stennis Increases Network Intrusion Detection, Prevention Capabilities
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) are increasing the ship’s ability to defend against cybe...

Kitsap Humane Society Recognizes Stennis Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Fifteen Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) were recognized Aug. 22 at the Kitsap Humane Socie...

JCS Welcomes Aboard CNO
ABOARD USS JOHN C STENNIS (NNS) -- Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Mike Mullen paid the crew members of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 7...

Stennis Returns Home Surge Ready
ABOARD USS JOHN C STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to Bremerton, Wash., July 18, after a seven-week underway peri...

Stennis Conducts Fleet Replacement Squadron Flight Qualifications
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) conducted fleet replacement squadron carrier qualifications (FRSCQ) in ...

Stennis Certified Maintenance Ready
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- While steaming off the coast of Southern California, USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) completed the Main...

Stennis Shatters Pacific Fleet Supply Management Inspection Record
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis’ Supply Department achieved the highest score to date for a Nimitz-class aircraf...

Stennis ESWS Program Gets Makeover
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- While conducting routine exercises off the coast of Southern California, USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 7...

Stennis, CVW-9 Begin Cyclic Fight Operations
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 9 began conducting cyclic flight operations ...

Vinson Sailor Donates Bone Marrow for Research
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Lithographer's Mate 2nd Class Joseph R. Vincent, USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) media division, underw...

Stennis’ New Missile System Right on Target
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- As part of a weapons testing phase, USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) fired both of its new Rolling Airfr...

Stennis Advances 223 New Petty Officers
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- In a hangar bay containing nearly 1,000 Sailors, USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) newest first, second ...

Stennis Assists Coast Guard in Response to Medical Emergency
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in a joint rescue effort off the coast of San Diego June 4...

Stennis Junior Officers Recognized for Excellence
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) awarded two USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) officer...

New Stennis CO Holds First All-Hands Call
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- New USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Commanding Officer Capt. Bradley E. Johanson held his first all-han...

Johanson Assumes Command of Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Capt. Bradley E. Johanson relieved Capt. David H. Buss as commanding officer of USS John C. Stennis ...

Departing Stennis CO Gets a Star
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Secretary of Defense Donald H. Rumsfield announced May 4 that the President nominated USS John C. St...

Stennis Passes INSURV
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The commanding officer and crew of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) celebrated with a traditional spikin...

Operation Cookie Drop Comes to Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Local area Girl Scouts delivered more than 20,000 boxes, or nearly two tons of cookies, to USS John ...

Stennis Receives 2006 Thunderbird Award
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Bremerton-area Chamber of Commerce honored USS John C. Stennis March 30 at the 2006 Thunderbird ...

Stennis Hosts Last Viking Carrier QualsWatch Video
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The last two Category 1 S-3B Viking pilots successfully completed their carrier qualification (CQ) a...

Stennis Celebrates African American Heritage
USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Sailors of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) celebrated African American Heritage Month Feb. 24 in hangar...

New Workout Opportunities for Stennis Sailors
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- With weigh-ins for the Physical Readiness Test (PRT) beginning at the end of March, Sailors aboard U...

NASCAR Honors Stennis Ship, Sailors
CALIFORNIA (NNS) -- Five Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) were treated to a trip to the California speedway t...

Stennis’ Security Force Rolls Out New Training
USS JOHN C STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Naval Security Force (NSF) personnel aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) began their first Security ...

Stennis Honors Former Service Members with Burial at Sea
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Approximately 100 Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) witnessed a burial at sea ceremony Feb...

Stennis Cleared for Take-off
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- With the recovery of an SH-60 helicopter from Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (HS) 8, USS John C....

Stennis Perfects Emergency Response
USS JOHN C STENNIS (CVN 74), at sea (NNS) -- The crew on board USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) took the opportunity to test their ability to respond...

Stennis Returns to San Diego
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The crew of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) is scheduled to briefly return to San Diego Feb. 4 for the ...

Stennis METOC Expands Capabilities
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- As part of USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) Docking Planned Incremental Availability (DPIA) from August...

Stennis Steps Into the Future of Navigation with All-digital Helm
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) successfully tested and operated a state-...

Stennis Tests AFFF Systems
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- While USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was underway for weeklong sea trials after an 11-month Docked Pla...

Stennis Completes Sea Trials After Upgrades
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) returned to homeport ...

Stennis Holds Native American/Alaskan Heritage Celebration
NAVAL BASE KITSAP (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) multicultural committee put together a celebration of traditional Nati...

Stennis Begins Sea Trials Following DPIA
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Nimitz-class nuclear powered aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departed her homeport...

Stennis Increases Leadership, Frocks More Than 200
NAVAL BASE KITSAP (NNS) -- Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) joined together to observe fellow shipmates being promoted...

Stennis Helps Mississippi Get Back to School
WAVELAND, Miss. (NNS) -- While Hurricane Wilma tore across southern Florida, causing more damage to the already battered gulf...

Stennis Smoking Cessation Offers Information, Help for Sailors to Quit
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- A smoking cessation class was held aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Oct. 19 to help Sailors benef...

Stennnis Sailors Ready for Flu Season
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Approximately 2,000 Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) received free shots courtesy of the ...

Stennis Awards Top Leaders, Honor Ships Namesake
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- More than 60 officers, chief petty officers, spouses and distinguished visitors assembled at the McC...

Division "Spotlight" Program on Stennis Improves Readiness
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) is conducting an evaluation program designed to ensure that each divisi...

Stennis Safety Afloat Training From Afar
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- With USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) nearing the end of its overhaul, the crew is preparing for life un...

Right Spirit Fair Educates, Entertains
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The Pacific Northwest region and USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) sponsored a Right Spirit Fair Aug. 31 ...

Stennis Sailors Vie to Become Mustangs
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Mustang Society is looking for a few good enlisted Sailors who want...

Stennis Sailor Selected as ABH of the Year and CPO in Same Week
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- A Sailor stationed aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) capped a milestone week in August, when he wa...

Stennis Back In the Water
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) reached a major objective Sept. 1, when its hull was once again returne...

Stennis Sailors Attend Top-Notch Firefighting Training
KITSAP COUNTY, Wash. (NNS) -- Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) spent July 27 at a general shipboard firefighting course...

Stennis Sailors Participate in DC Olympics
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Three different teams representing USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in the 19th Annual Brem...

Stennis Club Off and Running
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) have another option to get in shape and prepare for...

Stennis Implements New Procedures for QA
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- During its Drydocked Planned Incremental Availability (DPIA) period, Sailors aboard USS John C. Sten...

Stennis Captain's Cup Golf Close Competition
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Twelve departmental teams from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) competed in the ship’s annual Captain’s ...

Stennis Gets a Technology Makeover
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) Automated Data Processing (ADP) upgraded the Stennis network operating...

Stennis Sailors Lend a Helping Hand at Cancer Retreat
UNION, Wash. (NNS) -- Seven Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) participated in a community relations (COMREL) proje...

Stennis Family Services Gets New Ombudsman
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Teri Fisher was officially appointed as USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) command ombudsman by Commanding...

Stennis Sailors Advance
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) observed the official promotion of 192 Sailors May 25 during a frocking...

Stennis Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Multi-Cultural Committee (MCC) presented an Asian Pacific American ...

Stennis Gains New Command Master Chief
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) gained a fresh face in the form of new Command Master Chief CMDCM (SW/A...

Stennis Sailors Move Veterans, Make New Friends
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (NNS) -- More than 50 Sailors from aircraft carrier USS
John C. Stennis (CVN 74) helped 40 residents of ...

Stennis Media Sailors Help at Cancer Retreat
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Media Division participated in a community relations (COMR...

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ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Five USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors were frocked to the rank of master chief petty officer at ...

Stennis Raises New Mast with Tradition
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) conducted a traditional stepping of the mast ceremony in conjunction wi...

Navy Cash System Making its Way to Stennis
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- A new program, known as Navy Cash, is scheduled to replace the current ATMs-at-Sea program for Sailo...

Detailers Visit Stennis to Offer Career Guidance
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Career detailers from the Center for Career Development in Washington, D.C., visited USS John C. Ste...

Students Invite Sailors to A Celebration in Their Honor
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Students from Olympic High School joined Sailors for lunch April 14 aboard the aircraft carrier USS ...

Stennis Sailors Lend a Hand at Harmony Hill
UNION, Wash. (NNS) -- Four Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) volunteered for a community relations (COMREL) projec...

Stennis Celebrates Women of the Past, Present
USS JOHN C STENNIS (NNS) -- The multicultural committee aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) hosted a National Women’s History Mo...

Stennis Sailors Present Flag to Local Students
KITSAP, Wash. (NNS) -- Volunteers from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) performed a flag passing ceremony and spoke to students...

Stennis Sailors to Help Move Veterans to New Home
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis’ (CVN 74) (JCS) Command Religious Ministries Department (CRMD) met with local co...

Stennis Hosts Enlisted Commissioning Fair
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The Educational Services Office (ESO) aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) hosted an enlisted commiss...

Stennis Sailors Send Videos from Home
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The American Red Cross of King and Kitsap Counties have announced Project Video Connect, a chance fo...

NHB Names Civilian Employees of the Year
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB) named its Senior Civilian of the Year, Civilian of the Year and Contr...

Sea Eagle Finds New Home at NHB
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The Naval Hospital Bremerton (NHB) substance abuse rehabilitation program’s department head and his ...

Stennis Sailors Paintball for Presidents' Day
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) spent Presidents' Day playing out combat scenarios with pa...

Stennis Celebrates African American Heritage Month
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- About 200 Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) attended an African American Heritage celebrat...

Reserve Unit Completes Training at NHB
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Reserve officers and Sailors with Operational Health Support Unit Bremerton, formerly Reserve Naval ...

Stennis Sailors Lend Helping Hand with Community Project
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- More than a dozen USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors volunteered for a community relations (COMREL...

Stennis Sailors Settle into New Quarters
NAVAL BASE KITSAP (NNS) -- Junior Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) settled into bachelor enlist...

Naval Base Kitsap Begins PREVENT for Stennis Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Personal Responsibility and Values Education Training (PREVENT) is now being held at Naval Base Kits...

NSDAR Supports Stennis Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) provided free phone cards for Sail...

National Bone Marrow Donor Registry Coming to Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- A bone marrow donor registry will be available for USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors and their fa...

Kitsap County Welcomes Stennis
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- A ‘Welcome to Kitsap County’ fair was held Jan. 15 for the crew and families of USS John C. Stennis ...

Stennis Enters Dry Dock
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was carefully placed in dry dock at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard Jan. 19 ...

Stennis Celebrates MLK Day
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- During heavy preparations for a dry dock availability, the crew of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) paus...

Stennis' Steel Beach Cook-off to Air on Food Network
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- The first Navy Chef Challenge cooking competition will be broadcast on the Food Network Jan. 23 at 1...

San Diego Chargers Visit USS John C. Stennis Watch Video
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Several players from the San Diego Chargers football team visited USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Dec. ...

Stennis Frocks New Petty Officers
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Three hundred sixty-seven Sailors assigned to USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) advanced to the next pay ...

AWARE Teaches Sailors the Dangers of Alcohol
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The Aware program aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) has taught more than 550 Sailors how to recogn...

USS John C. Stennis Visits Western Australia
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) pulled into the port of Fremantle, Australia, Sept. 28.

The N...

Stennis Sailors Paint Flight Deck Tractor
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors finished painting racing flames and an American flag on a fligh...

Stennis Fighters Go Head-to-Head with MiG 29s in the Pacific
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Soviet-designed MiG-29s flew against F/A-18C Hornets, F/A-18E Super Hornets and F-14D Super Tomcats ...

Stennis Sailors Build Playhouse for Children in Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (NNS) -- Sailors aboard the San Diego-based aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) spent two days at t...

Stennis Prepares for Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- September is Hispanic Heritage Month and Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), currently depl...

Stennis Sailors Visit Japanese Destroyer
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Officers and Sailors from the San Diego-based aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) spent tw...

Stennis Sailors Visit Japanese Children's Home
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) visited the Seifuen Children’s Home d...

Stennis Visits Sasebo, JapanWatch Video
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- After successfully completing a Joint Air-Sea Exercise (JASEX) with the aircraft carrier USS Kitty H...

Stennis Strike Group Wraps Up JASEX with Kitty HawkWatch Video
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (JCS) (CVN 74) and USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63) Carrier Strike Groups (CSG) comple...

Air Department Catches Dedicated Sailors
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- When aircraft land on the flight deck of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), hard-working Sailors below de...

Dental Keeps Stennis Sailors Smiling
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The Dental Department aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) is actively taking care of the mouths of a...

Chief-Selects Begin the Transition to Chief Petty Officer
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Twenty-seven Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) are beginning the transition process from p...

Stennis Flies High with Help of Fuel QA
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Having completed a successful underway replenishment (UNREP) in the summer, many Sailors aboard USS ...

Stennis Wraps Up RIMPAC, Pulses Forward to Western PacificWatch Video
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (NNS) -- After two weeks of intense multinational war games in the Pacific, the six ships and more than 60 ai...

Stennis Soccer Places Third in RIMPAC Tournament
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Sailors from USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) placed third in a Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) soccer tourn...

Sailors Receive NAMs for Bravery
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Three Sailors received a Navy Achievement Medal (NAM) July 9 for their quick response and actions in...

Stennis Enjoys Extended Stay in Paradise
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- While on deployment to the Western Pacific and in support of Summer Pulse 2004, the crew, embarked s...

Carriers Surge During Summer Pulse '04Watch Video
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Summer Pulse '04, which began in early June, is the Navy's first full scale exercise of its new oper...

Stennis Launches Program to Build a Better Sailor
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) launched a new program in April designed to maximize combat readiness a...

Stennis Makes the Grade
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) received the highest marks ever received by a carrier in the Planned Ma...

Stennis Strike Group Completes Exercise in Alaska
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), along with more than 9,000 Sailors, Marines, Soldiers, Airmen and Coas...

Stennis Leaves for Deployment
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) departed its homeport of San Diego for deployment to the Western Pacifi...

Stennis Hosts Family Fair for Crew Members, Families
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) hosted a Family Fair April 20 for Sailors and their families, in prepar...

Health Promotion Council Keeping Stennis Sound
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- After a Navywide regulation was published to improve Sailors' health and safety, USS John C. Stennis...

Stennis Wins Ney Award
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) received the annual Capt. Edward F. Ney Memorial Award in March for Pac...

Stennis Strike Group Begins Final Exercises Before Deploying
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- The USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Strike Group departed from its homeport in San Diego in March for a...

MS Name Change Reflects New Focus
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- In January, mess management specialist (MS) Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and througho...

Family Fair Helps Sailors Gain Knowledge for Success
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The Command Religious Ministries Department (CRMD) aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) hosted a Sail...

Free Tax Service Available to Stennis Sailors
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS, At Sea (NNS) -- Tax season has arrived, and the legal office aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) is providing a serv...

Stennis' Medical Department Receives High Marks in Readiness
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- The Medical Department aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) achieved the highest grade possible durin...

Stennis Changes Commanding Officers
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Capt. David H. Buss assumed command of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Dec. 10, in a change of command ...

New Gas Mask Testing Makes Stennis CBR Defense Stronger
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Personnel aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) who went for gas mask testing in November were in for ...

Stennis Supply Department Wins Prestigious Award
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) won Pacific Fleet’s annual Ship’s Store Retail and Service Excellence A...

Stennis Completes COMPTUEX
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) pulled into Naval Air Station North Island Nov. 21, after successful co...

Carrier Group 7 Changes Command
USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Rear Adm. Matt Moffit turned over command of Carrier Group (CCG) 7 to Rear Adm. Patrick M. Walsh dur...

Stennis, CVW-14 Sailors Advance to Next Pay Grade
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Recently, hundreds of USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Sailors advanced to the next pay grade during a N...

Stennis Photographer Wins Prestigious Award
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- A photographer’s mate (PH) aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) was recently selected the grand prize...

John C. Stennis College Fair, a Smashing Success
SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) recently hosted a college fair for the crew to showcase educational opp...

New Program Helps Guide Sailors
ABOARD USS JOHN C. STENNIS (NNS) -- Webster’s Dictionary defines a mentor as, “a trusted counselor, guide, tutor or coach.” That is exac...

San Diego Sailors Assist Julian Residents
JULIAN, Calif. (NNS) -- U.S. Navy Sailors ofetn volunteer their services in support of community projects when needed, both ...

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