The Navy will commission its newest Freedom-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Sioux City (LCS 11), during a 9 a.m. ceremony Saturday, Nov. 17, at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
It was a moment of great joy and celebration for the 50 individuals who became U.S. citizens during a special Veterans Day naturalization ceremony at the U.S. District Court of Guam in Hgatña, Nov. 13.
Cmdr. Timothy White, a Sharpsburg, Georgia native and 1998 graduate of East Coweta High School, was selected to participate in the Inter-Service Alpha Warrior Battle at Retama Park in Selma, Texas, Nov. 17.
The U.S. Navy's Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV) office led a joint team to successfully remove 229,000 gallons of oil from a sunken World War II vessel, ex-Prinz Eugen located in the Kwajalein Atoll.
Two teams from the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) won a Navy-wide hiring challenge at a summit here Nov. 7 for their innovative ideas to reduce the hiring cycle time to 45 days or fewer.
Once again this year, NEX locations worldwide will be closed on Thanksgiving Day so customers as well as NEX associates can spend the day with loved ones. Check with the local NEX for store operating hours for Nov. 23.
Sailors from the guided-missile destroyer Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001) successfully completed crew certification phase two prior to departing Bath Iron Works (BIW) in Bath, Maine Nov. 9, certifying the crew ready for sea.
The amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland (LSD 48) departed Guam with Soldiers and heavy equipment from the 9th Mission Support Company (9th MSC), Guam Army National Guard to provide continued support to the island of Saipan Nov. 11.