Monthly Archives: March 2013

Frank Cable visits The Republic Of The Philippines

By Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Chris Salisbury, USS Frank Cable Public Affairs CEBU, Republic of Philippines (NNS) – The submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40) arrived in the Republic of the Philippines for a scheduled port visit on … Continue reading

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“Sea Knights” Depart Bonhomme Richard One Last Time

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Betsy Knapper, Amphibious Squadron 11 Public Affairs USS BONHOMME RICHARD At Sea – Ten CH-46E Sea Knight medium-lift tandem rotor transport helicopters, assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM) 262, departed the forward-deployed amphibious … Continue reading

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CRG-1 Det. Guam Welcomes New Officer in Charge

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class) Timothy Wilson Joint Region Marianas Public Affairs SANTA RITA, Guam (March 18, 2012) – Cmdr. W. Scott Horton assumed command from Cmdr. Michael O’Driscoll, Coastal Riverine Group One (CRG-1), Detachment Guam, during a change … Continue reading

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Yokose LCAC Facility Opens with Star-Studded Ceremony

Story by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Mackenzie P. Adams Navy Public Affairs Support Element Japan SAIKAI CITY, Japan — U.S. Navy flag officers joined Japanese senior-level officials for a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the official opening of the … Continue reading

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Cheyenne Visits Korea Following Combined Exercise

By Lt. Cmdr. Lara Bollinger, Submarine Group 7 Public Affairs BUSAN, Republic of Korea – The last of the improved Los Angeles-class submarines, USS Cheyenne (SSN 773), arrived in Busan March 20 as part of its Western Pacific deployment. Cheyenne … Continue reading

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Freedom Arrives in U.S. 7th Fleet, Highlighting 70 Years of Forward Presence

From U.S. 7th Fleet Public Affairs ABOARD USS BLUE RIDGE, at sea (NNS) — The Navy’s first littoral combat ship USS Freedom (LCS 1) arrived in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR) March 20, marking a key milestone … Continue reading

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Blue Ridge Arrives in Kure

USS Blue Ridge Public Affairs KURE, Japan – U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge arrived in Kure, Japan for a port visit March 16. While Blue Ridge is forward-deployed to Yokosuka, Japan, this port visit gives embarked Marines, U.S. … Continue reading

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