Monthly Archives: May 2013

Pacific Partnership Team Hosts Asian-Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration

By Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Timothy Godbee   PACIFIC OCEAN – Pacific Partnership 2013 Sailors, non-government organization volunteers and partner nation service members from Australia, Canada, Colombia, and New Zealand celebrated Asian-Pacific Islander Heritage Month aboard the amphibious dock … Continue reading

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USS Paul Hamilton Arrives in Manila

By Lt. j.g. Weston Floyd, USS Paul Hamilton Public Affairs Officer   MANILA, Republic of the Philippines — Forward-deployed USS Paul Hamilton (DDG 60) arrived in Manila, Republic of the Philippines, for a port visit May 31.   “We are … Continue reading

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USS Shiloh Sailors Visit Zhanjiang, China

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class N. Ross Taylor, Navy Public Affairs Support Element Japan ZHANJIANG, China – USS Shiloh (CG 67) arrived at the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLA(N)) South Sea Fleet headquarters in Zhanjiang, China, for a … Continue reading

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Chief of Phuket Provincial Office Visits Nimitz

Story by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Linda S. Swearingen PHUKET, Thailand (May 29, 2013) – The Chief of Phuket Provincial Office, members of the Thai military and Thai nationals visited the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68), May 29. … Continue reading

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Nimitz Sailors Compete Against Local Team

Story by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Derek Volland PHUKET, Thailand (May 29, 2013) — Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) participated in an exhibition game with the British International School (BIS) basketball team, the Pythons. The … Continue reading

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Family Reunion at Sea

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joshua Karsten SOUTH CHINA SEA (May 29, 2013) – Lt.j.g. Laurel Fernandes, Machinery Division officer assigned to the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) had a unique opportunity to visit her … Continue reading

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FAST PAC Continues to Train As They Transit On Board USS Blue Ridge

Story by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Toni Burton PHILIPPINE SEA – Marines, assigned to Fleet Anti-terrorism Security Team Pacific (FASTPAC) continues their mixed martial arts training, while forward deployed on board U.S. 7TH Fleet flag ship USS Blue Ridge … Continue reading

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USS Emory S. Land (AS 39) Arrives in Yokosuka, Japan

Story by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Andrew Lavin, USS Emory S. Land Public Affairs Yokosuka, Japan—Submarine tender USS Emory S. Land (AS 39) arrived in Yokosuka, Japan May 24, 2012 for a port call as a part of their … Continue reading

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USS Nimitz Pulls Into Phuket, Thailand

By Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Nathan R. McDonald PHUKET, Thailand (May 28, 2013) – The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68), along with embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 11, Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 23 and Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 11 escorted … Continue reading

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USS George Washington Hosts Royal New Zealand Navy

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Chris Henry YOKOSUKA, Japan (May 26, 2013) – The U.S Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) hosted 48 officers and enlisted Sailors from a Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) frigate for … Continue reading

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