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Bonhomme Richard Chiefs Complete Ragnar Relay  (19 April 2019)
Chief Petty Officers assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) participated in a 200 mile relay race down the Southern California coast, April 13.
Annual HURREX Exercise Prepares Pax River, Navy for Hurricane Response  (19 April 2019)
HURREX/Citadel Gale 2019 prepares the Navy to respond to weather threats.
Cox Assumes Command of NAS Patuxent River  (19 April 2019)
Capt. Christopher Cox assumed command of Naval Air Station Patuxent River in a change of command ceremony April 11 at Air Test and Evaluation (VX) 20's Hangar 306.
Hammond Turns Over Command of Naval Air Station Patuxent River  (19 April 2019)
NAS Patuxent River Commanding Officer Capt. Jason Hammond carried out his final duty for the U.S. Navy April 11, turning over command of the air station to Executive Officer Capt. Christopher Cox before a crowd of Sailors, coworkers, and well-wishers in Hangar 306.
Naval Medical Research Center Showcases Support for Warfighter Readiness  (19 April 2019)
A group of about 30 civilian health professionals and students toured Naval Medical Research Center (NMRC) labs.
FCC/C10F Sailors Volunteer at Local Food Bank  (19 April 2019)
Sailors from U.S. Fleet Cyber Command/U.S. 10th Fleet (FCC/C10F) participated in a community relations (COMREL) activity at the Howard County Food Bank, April 16.
This Week in History: First Nuclear-Powered Frigate, USS Bainbridge  (18 April 2019)
On April 15, 1961, Bethlehem Steel Company launched the world's first nuclear-powered frigate, USS Bainbridge (DLGN 25/CGN 25), from Fore River Shipyard, Quincy, Massachusetts. Bainbridge was the fourth of five ships, at the time, to bear the name "Bainbridge," in honor of ...
Tuition Assistance: Helping Sailors Further Their Careers  (18 April 2019)
For many Sailors, higher education was one of the major contributing factors in their decision to join the Navy. The opportunity to receive the Montgomery GI Bill or the Post-9/11 GI Bill gave aspiring service members the potential to fund the pursuit of a degree, and enhance their ...
Options for Housing: From Huntington to Hampton  (18 April 2019)
While the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) is undergoing refueling complex overhaul (RCOH), Sailors assigned to George Washington cannot live on the ship. However, the command affords Sailors many alternative housing options throughout the Hampton Roads area.
SAPR: Giving Back Their Voice  (18 April 2019)
According to Vice Adm. Mary Jackson, commander, Navy Installations Command, every Sailor, civilian and family member plays a part in reducing and eliminating sexual assault. Understanding how to recognize opportunities for intervention is vital to stopping unsafe behavior, to include ...
Volunteering for Good Mojo  (18 April 2019)
Sailors assigned to USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) volunteered to support Good Mojo thrift store during a community relations (COMREL) event April 15.
NSTC Commander Visits Texas A&M  (18 April 2019)
Rear Adm. Mike Bernacchi, commander, Naval Service Training Command (NSTC) visited Texas A&M Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC), April 16.
Flinn Earns Military Excellence Award at Recruit Training Command  (16 April 2019)
Seaman Recruit Reid Flinn, Division 176, graduated as the top Sailor from Recruit Training Command, earning the Military Excellence Award on April 12.
U.S., Japan Honor World War II at Kwajalein Atoll  (15 April 2019)
Members of the U.S. Navy and Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force along with partner nations from Pacific Partnership 2019 held a ceremony March 26 honoring service members who had died during the WWII Battle of Kwajalein.
NAVIFOR Holds Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Day Event  (15 April 2019)
Sailors and civilians at Naval Information Forces (NAVIFOR) held a Vietnam War Veterans Recognition Day event, March 29.

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