The Military Sealift Command hospital ship, USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), departed Naval Station Norfolk today for New York City in support of the nation's Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) response efforts.
Ready to answer the nation's call, Navy Reserve Sailors reported to the Military Sealift Command's hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) March 25, to support the ship's upcoming medical relief mission to New York City.
On March 21, the Chief of Naval Personnel issued NAVADMIN 080/20 which supersedes the previous stop-movement NAVADMINs, adds implementing guidance for the "authorized departure" and consolidates all the guidance into a single NAVADMIN for ease of reference and to serve as a ...
"Man all flight quarters stations!" These words were heard across every space on USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) last week as she prepared to launch "cat" and recover "trap" aircraft from Carrier Air Wing EIGHT (CVW 8), in order to complete Flight Deck ...
Members of Navy Forward-Deployed Preventive Medicine Units
(FDPMU) and Naval Medical Research Center (NMRC) embarked several 7th Fleet
ships March 14 to help combat the risk of and provide laboratory batch
testing for COVID-19 onboard the ships.
An F/A-18E Super Hornet, attached to "Blue Blasters" of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 34, landed aboard USS Gerald R. Ford's (CVN 78) flight deck marking the 1,000th recovery of a fixed wing aircraft using Ford's Advanced Arresting Gear (AAG) March 19, 2020 at 5:13 p.m.
The Department of Defense successfully tested a hypersonic glide body in a flight experiment conducted from the Pacific Missile Range Facility, Kauai, Hawaii, March 19 at approximately 10:30 p.m. local time (HST).