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HAZMAT training enables force multiplication in Europe for NAVSUP FLC Sigonella  (22 July 2019)
In early July, four military and four civilian members of Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center (NAVSUP FLC) Sigonella completed two Hazardous Material (HAZMAT) Transportation certification courses, at Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy,
NMCB 5 Holds Change of Command  (22 July 2019)
Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 held a change of command ceremony at Naval Base Ventura County Port Hueneme, California, July 12. Cmdr. Ryan Carey relieved Cmdr. Omarr Tobias as commanding officer of NMCB-5.
Walking Blood Bank Gives Back  (22 July 2019)
The human body holds between nine to 12 pints of blood. Approximately 60 pints were donated to save the lives of two personnel in the middle of the night aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) due to an activation of the ship's Walking Blood Bank.
Quality Assurance Team Helps Sailors Prepare for MAV  (22 July 2019)
While the material maintenance management (3M) team verifies the quality of completed maintenance using maintenance requirement cards (MRC), quality assurance (QA) turns to more in-depth technical manuals to thoroughly ensure the ship is maintained in a safe and operational condition.
Combat System Explains Working Aloft  (22 July 2019)
Sweat beads on the head of a Sailor as they edge their way up a ladder. Their breath comes out slow and heavy as they repeatedly attach and detach the D-ring of their safety harness onto the rungs of the ladder. Tools rattle and clang together on their tool belt as they ascend the main mast ...
S-2 Preserves the Galleys  (22 July 2019)
In preparation for the Material Assist Visit Sailors assigned to S-2 aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) are inspecting and correcting anything that falls under their responsibility by climbing and crawling every inch of their spaces.
Norfolk-based Management Analyst Wins DOD Award  (19 July 2019)
Timberlain Woodruff, management analyst at Navy Warfare Development Command (NWDC), won a 2019 Judith C. Gilliom Award for Outstanding Workforce Recruitment. She received a plaque July 18 at an awards ceremony held at the Mark Center in Alexandria, Va.
Ike Has the Watch  (19 July 2019)
USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) honored the lives of 33 servicemembers and family members during a burial-at-sea ceremony July 14.
G-2 Doubles Down for Inspection  (19 July 2019)
As USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) enters the rolling seas once again, a battle of the elements begins. The sea attacks and lay salt onto gun mounts, and moisture seeps into the tiny cracks and crevices of Ike's large .50 caliber guns.
H3 Day Unites NUWC Division, Keyport  (19 July 2019)
The Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division, Keyport held its annual Heritage, Health and Hobbies (H3) Day Jul. 17.
Navy and Local Academia Host STEM Summer Camp  (19 July 2019)
Navy physicists and engineers collaborated with local-area teachers to host the annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Summer Camp for rising 9th to 12th grade high school students last week, held from June 24 to June 28.
Waco, Texas Educators, Counselors get Glimpse of America's Navy  (18 July 2019)
To assist the recruiting effort in Central and South Texas, eight educators and counselors, along with support personnel from Navy Recruiting District (NRD) San Antonio, visited naval commands in support of an Educator Orientation Visit (EOV) July 8 - 12.
Naval Safety Center to VA Parents: Buckle Up for New Law Change  (18 July 2019)
As of July 1, a new Virginia law is in effect making it mandatory for all children who are two years old or younger, to be in a rear-facing car seat, or until they meet the minimum weight requirements for a forward facing car seat as prescribed by the manufacturer of the safety seat.
USS Asheville Hosts Sea Cadets  (18 July 2019)
Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Asheville (SSN 758) hosted the United States Navy Sea Cadet Pacific Guam Program at Naval Base Guam, July 17.
V-4 Sailors Keep Ike Moving Forward  (16 July 2019)
An aircraft carrier's mission is to launch and recover aircraft, but to do that, the aircraft and ship must have fuel to function and operate at peak performance.

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