31 Jul '12, 4pm

Two Sisters: USS Nimitz meets with USS Essex for a photo op: @USS_Nimitz @RIMPAC_2012

Two Sisters: USS Nimitz meets with USS Essex for a photo op: @USS_Nimitz @RIMPAC_2012

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 27, 2012) The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and the amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) are underway in close formation during the Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2012 exercise. Twenty-two nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in the biennial RIMPAC exercise from June 29 to Aug. 3, in and around the Hawaiian Islands. The world'

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navy.mil 31 Jul '12, 6pm

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Aerial Contact: Two F/A-18F Super Hornets re-fuel above USS Abraham Lincoln: @AviationWeek

Aerial Contact: Two F/A-18F Super Hornets re-fu...

navy.mil 31 Jul '12, 2am

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (July 25, 2012) Two F/A-18F Super Hornets assigned to the Bounty Hunters of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA...

Touchdown: An F/A-18C Hornet lands aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower:

Touchdown: An F/A-18C Hornet lands aboard USS D...

navy.mil 01 Aug '12, 7pm

ARABIAN GULF (July 26, 2012) An F/A-18C Hornet from the Rampagers of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 83 lands aboard the Nim...

Arrival in Style: USS Halsey arrives at the Seattle Seafair:

Arrival in Style: USS Halsey arrives at the Sea...

navy.mil 02 Aug '12, 5pm

PUGET SOUND (Aug. 1, 2012) Sailors man the rails aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey (DDG 9...

Something You Don't See Every Day: USS George H.W. Bush on the Elizabeth River in Portsmouth, Va.:

Something You Don't See Every Day: USS George H...

navy.mil 27 Jul '12, 3pm

NORFOLK (July 25, 2012) Tugboats guide the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) on the Elizabeth Ri...

Close In: USS Underwood conducts a CIWS weapons test:

Close In: USS Underwood conducts a CIWS weapons...

navy.mil 27 Jul '12, 2pm

CARIBBEAN SEA (July 25, 2012) The close-in weapons system fires during a live-fire exercise aboard the Oliver Hazard Perry...

97,000 Tons of Power Projection: USS Nimitz in the Pacific Ocean:

97,000 Tons of Power Projection: USS Nimitz in ...

navy.mil 23 Jul '12, 4pm

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 18, 2012) The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) is underway during the Great Green Fleet demonstrat...

Ready for take off

Ready for take off

navy.mil 13 Aug '12, 3pm

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IKE: USS Dwight D. Eisenhower transits the Suez Canal:

IKE: USS Dwight D. Eisenhower transits the Suez...

navy.mil 25 Jul '12, 8pm

SUEZ CANAL (July 18, 2012) The aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) transits the Suez Canal. Dwight D. Eisen...

#GreatGreenFleet: USS Chafee Takes On Biofuel:

navy.mil 19 Jul '12, 2pm

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A Welcoming Dance: A member of the Wendake First Nation greets Sailors with a traditional dance:

A Welcoming Dance: A member of the Wendake Firs...

navy.mil 27 Jul '12, 5pm

QUEBEC CITY (July 26, 2012) Melenie Savard, a member of the Wendake First Nation, performs a traditional dance for Rear Ad...

Flight Ops: An F/A-18 Super Hornet gets ready to launch from USS George Washington:

Flight Ops: An F/A-18 Super Hornet gets ready t...

navy.mil 26 Jul '12, 2pm

PHILIPPINE SEA (July 25, 2012) Sailors direct a F/A-18 Super Hornet assigned to the Diamondbacks of Strike Fighter Squadro...

Golden Light: USS Nimitz sails near Hawaii during RIMPAC 2012:

Golden Light: USS Nimitz sails near Hawaii duri...

navy.mil 20 Jul '12, 6pm

PACIFIC OCEAN (July 17, 2012) The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) is underway off the coast of the Hawaiian Islands d...

Good Morning Rise & Grind, the Navy always does

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navy.mil 07 Aug '12, 1pm

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Refueling-at-Sea - USS Enterprise and USS Vicksburg get a quick fill-up:

Refueling-at-Sea - USS Enterprise and USS Vicks...

navy.mil 23 Jul '12, 4pm

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