Naval Weapons Station Yorktown


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  • Chief Petty Officer (CPO) Selectees stationed at Naval Weapons Station Yorktown run around the Yorktown Battlefield as part of CPO 365. During CPO 365 Phase II, heritage is continually drilled and honed, to reinforce to the CPO Selectees just how important it is to learn about our nation's history. CPO Selectees ran around the battlefield, stopping at various points to research and speak to the importance of each phase of the battle of Yorktown and the events that culminated in our victory over the British and secured our independence. They were joined on this run by commanding officers and senior enlisted leaders from the installation and the various tenant commands.  U.S. Navy photo by Mark Piggott (Released)  150902-N-PK884-003
  • The guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) prepares to transit through the George P. Coleman Memorial Bridge. Carney is the fourth Arleigh Burke-class destroyer to be forward deployed to Rota, Spain to serve as part of the president's European phased adaptive approach to ballistic missile defense in Europe.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jonathan B. Trejo (Released)  150912-N-XG464-068
  • Dr. Martin Gallivan, left, an associate professor at the College of William and Mary, shows artifacts found during a field study at Naval Weapons Station Yorktown to Capt. Paul Haebler, commanding officer of Naval Weapons Station Yorktown, and Cmdr. Steven Fichter, Naval Weapons Station Yorktown public works officer. The field study is being conducted through the university as part of an ongoing cooperative agreement with Naval Facilities Engineering Command to survey historical sites aboard the installation.  U.S. Navy photo by Mark Piggott (Released)  150615-N-PK884-001
  • Sailors from Naval Weapons Station Yorktown-Cheatham Annex tenant commands walk along the bank of the York River gathering trash during the annual Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Clean the Bay day initiative.  U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Edward Kessler (Released)  150602-N-CS762-088
  • Damage Controlman 2nd Class Ronald McKeever, assigned the guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112), holds up his daughter during a homecoming ceremony following a three-month deployment. Michael Murphy was deployed to the U.S. 3rd and 4th fleet areas of operation.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devin M. Langer (Released)  190819-N-LI768-2102
  • A crew member aboard USS Constitution lay on the shrouds before training Chief Selectees during Chief Petty Officer (CPO) Heritage Week. CPO Heritage Week is a week dedicated to mentoring the Navy's newest chiefs through naval history and heritage training aboard America's Ship of State, USS Constitution.   U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Sarah Villegas (Released)  190819-N-YG104-0026
  • Aviation Machinist's Mate 3rd Class Zachary Barr replaces a rotor on an MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopter attached to the Griffins of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 79 on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. With Abraham Lincoln as the flagship, deployed strike group assets include staffs, ships and aircraft of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 12 , Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 2 , USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55) and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 7.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Michael Singley (Released)  190818-N-MM912-1030
  • The U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, diamond pilots fly over Chicago during the 2019 Chicago Air and Water Show. The Blue Angels are scheduled to conduct 61 flight demonstrations at 32 locations across the country to showcase the pride and professionalism of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps to the American public in 2019.  U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Ian Cotter (Released)  190816-N-IR734-2044


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