Navy released NAVADMIN 108/19, May 10, alerting Sailors and command leadership of the importance of universal training precautions (UTP) to reduce the risk of exercise-related collapse and death during physical exercise, to include the Physical Readiness Test (PRT) and command physical training.
The Ohio-class ballistic-missile submarine USS Rhode Island (SSBN 740) along with the U.S. Navy's Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) conducted a successful test flight of one unarmed Trident II D5 missile, May 9.
Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson is scheduled to visit India, May 12 to 14, to meet with Chief of the Naval Staff Adm. Sunil Lanba and other senior Navy, military, and national security officials of India.
Navy families navigating military life can now find support by downloading the MyNavy Family application released in the days leading up to Military Spouse Appreciation Day, May 10. Download the free app at https://applocker.navy.mil.
The U.S. Navy hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) is scheduled to deploy in June from Naval Station Norfolk to the Caribbean, Central America and South America to conduct humanitarian medical assistance missions.
The Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and components of its embarked air wing, Carrier Air Wing 7, along with the U.S. Air Force 603rd Air Control Squadron, have completed a close air support exercise with Romanian partners.