3, 2, 1... "Beep." As the timer begins all you hear are his shallow breaths, sweat begins to form on his brow and his shoes grip the non-skid. It's time to give it all he has, ignore the pain and push until his body demands rest.
A splash of color on canvas and the murmur of Sailor-artists filled the aft mess decks as Sailors enjoyed nachos and refreshments during the first paint and dip event aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis, June 22.
Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) met with members of various organizations during a health fair hosted by the health promotions committee in the hangar bay, June 24.
For midshipmen, experience in the fleet is an invaluable asset. It can help them determine which path they want to follow as their naval careers progress, and it helps them better understand the world they will be serving in when they graduate from the NROTC program.
"Ding-ding, ding-ding," sounds the bell on the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Sailors scurry to their respective spaces with hot coffee in hands. "Set Material Condition Hour (MCH)," bellows the Petty Officer of the Watch.
The sounds of bowling pins crashing to the ground and friends chatting over free pizza fills the halls of the recreation center during a monthly bowling tournament held by Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR), on Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton, July 18.
Picture this; you leave from work the same way and around the same time as any other day. As you approach an intersection the light turns yellow, you slow down but the car in front of you speeds up to make it just as another car comes speeding through, smashing the car in front of you.
USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) was in close proximity to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and its machinery repair shop that was beginning to use technology that would save Chung-Hoon both time and money.