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Topic: 2010

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Expedition 24

Expedition 24

Launch: Soyuz TMA-18 April 2, 2010.Landing: September 25, 2012.Launch: Soyuz TMA-19 June 15, 2010.Landing: November 25, 2010.Astronauts: Alexander Skvortsov, Tracy Caldwell Dyson, Mikhail Kornienko, Douglas Whe... more

 Gen. Mark W. Graper, director of the Combined Air and Space Operations Command Center, is briefed by Lt. Cmdr. Bill Fallon.

Gen. Mark W. Graper, director of the Combined Air and Space Operation...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 01, 2010) Brig. Gen. Mark W. Graper, director of the Combined Air and Space Operations Command Center, is briefed by Lt. Cmdr. Bill Fallon, assigned to the Black Aces of Strike Fighter S... more

Sailors and Marines aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) count down to 2010 in the hangar bay as they watch a ball drop to bring in the new year.

Sailors and Marines aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Ri...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) Sailors and Marines aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) count down to 2010 in the hangar bay as they watch a ball drop to bring in the new year. Bonhomme... more

Sonar Technician 2nd Class Roger Byassee, right, and other members of the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin's (CG 65) visit, board, search and seizure team.

Sonar Technician 2nd Class Roger Byassee, right, and other members of ...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) Sonar Technician 2nd Class Roger Byassee, right, and other members of the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin's (CG 65) visit, board, search and seizure team and a U.S. Coast Guard ma... more

Ensign Victor Nitividad and Cryptologic Technician 3rd Class Matthew Hunter approaches a dhow in the Gulf of Aden.

Ensign Victor Nitividad and Cryptologic Technician 3rd Class Matthew H...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) Ensign Victor Nitividad, left, a member of the Coast Guard's Maritime Safety and Security Team and Cryptologic Technician 3rd Class Matthew Hunter, right, a member of the visit, boa... more

Navy Lt. Carl P. Rhoads and Religious Program Specialist 2nd Class Bradley C. Smith carry a bench into a new chapel tent.

Navy Lt. Carl P. Rhoads and Religious Program Specialist 2nd Class Bra...

HELMAND PROVENCE, Afghanistan (Jan. 01, 2010) Navy Lt. Carl P. Rhoads, from Weippe, Idaho, battalion chaplain of 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment, and Religious Program Specialist 2nd Class Bradley C. Smith, ... more

Members of the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) visit, board, search and seizure team and a U.S. Coast Guard maritime safety and security team.

Members of the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) visit, board,...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) Members of the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) visit, board, search and seizure team and a U.S. Coast Guard maritime safety and security team approach a dhow in a rigid-hu... more

Sailors stand watch in the Combat Direction Center aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Midnight, New Years Eve.

Sailors stand watch in the Combat Direction Center aboard the aircraft...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 01, 2010) Sailors stand watch in the Combat Direction Center aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Midnight, New Years Eve. The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is on a routine dep... more

Members of a visit, board, search and seizure team and a U.S. Coast Guard maritime safety and security team from the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) approach a dhow.

Members of a visit, board, search and seizure team and a U.S. Coast Gu...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) Members of a visit, board, search and seizure team and a U.S. Coast Guard maritime safety and security team from the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) approach a dhow during... more

Engineman 3rd Class Steven Becker, left, and Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Christopher Black transport members of a visit, board, search and seizure team.

Engineman 3rd Class Steven Becker, left, and Boatswain's Mate 2nd Clas...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) Engineman 3rd Class Steven Becker, left, and Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Christopher Black transport members of a visit, board, search and seizure team and a U.S. Coast Guard maritim... more

Expedition 25

Expedition 25

Launch: Soyuz TMA-19 June 15, 2010.Landing: November 25, 2010.Launch: Soyuz TMA-01M October 7, 2010.Landing: March 16, 2011.Astronauts: Douglas Wheelock, Shannon Walker, Oleg Skripochka, Alexander Kaleri, Scott... more

Sailors celebrate the arrival of the New Year in the ship's hangar bay aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Sailors celebrate the arrival of the New Year in the ship's hangar bay...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 01, 2010) Sailors celebrate the arrival of the New Year in the ship's hangar bay aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is on a routine deployme... more

Aircraft embarked aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) on the flight deck midnight, New Year's Day.

Aircraft embarked aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) on t...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 01, 2010) Aircraft embarked aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) on the flight deck midnight, New Year's Day. The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is on a routine deployment to th... more

STS-130

STS-130

Launch: February 8, 2010, 4:14 am EST.Landing: February 21, 2010, 10:20 pm EST, Kennedy Space Center.Space Shuttle: Endeavor .Crew: Commander George D. Zamka, Pilot Terry W. Virts Jr., Mission Specialists Nicho... more

viation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) Chief Alfonso Sosa, right, stands watch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) as the clock strikes midnight, New Year's Day.

viation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) Chief Alfonso Sosa, right, stands ...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 01, 2010) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) Chief Alfonso Sosa, right, stands watch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) as the clock strikes midnight, New Year's Day. The ... more

Sailors celebrate New Years in the ship's hangar bay aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Sailors celebrate New Years in the ship's hangar bay aboard the aircra...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 01, 2010) Sailors celebrate New Years in the ship's hangar bay aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is on a routine deployment to the region. ... more

A clock on the ship's bridge reflects the new year as the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) heads into the night.

A clock on the ship's bridge reflects the new year as the aircraft car...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 01, 2010) A clock on the ship's bridge reflects the new year as the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) heads into the night. Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is on a routine deployment to t... more

eaman Brandon Jesina stands watch at the helm of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) during the early morning hours, day one of 2010.

eaman Brandon Jesina stands watch at the helm of the amphibious assaul...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) Seaman Brandon Jesina stands watch at the helm of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) during the early morning hours, day one of 2010. The Bonhomme Richard Amph... more

Members of the visit, board, search and seizure team and the Coast Guard's Maritime Safety and Security Team approach a dhow in a rigid hull inflatable boat.

Members of the visit, board, search and seizure team and the Coast Gua...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) Members of the visit, board, search and seizure team assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) and the Coast Guard's Maritime Safety and Security Team approach a dho... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) patrols the Gulf of Aden in support of counter-piracy operations.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) patrols the Gulf of Aden...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 01, 2010) The guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65) patrols the Gulf of Aden in support of counter-piracy operations. Chosin is the flagship for Combined Joint Task Force 151, a multinati... more

Sailors from the amphibious dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) board a fishing vessel to render medical assistance to an injured mariner.

Sailors from the amphibious dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50)...

ARABIAN GULF (Jan. 02, 2010) Sailors from the amphibious dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) board a fishing vessel to render medical assistance to an injured mariner. Carter Hall is part of the Kearsarg... more

Sailors assigned to USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) transfer a mariner from a fishing vessel to receive medical assistance.

Sailors assigned to USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) transfer a mariner from a...

ARABIAN GULF (Jan. 02, 2010) Sailors aboard a landing craft personnel (large) from the amphibious dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) transfer a mariner from a fishing vessel to receive medical assistanc... more

An E/A-6B Prowler assigned to the Patriots of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 140 launches during flight operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).

An E/A-6B Prowler assigned to the Patriots of Electronic Attack Squadr...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 03, 2010) An E/A-6B Prowler assigned to the Patriots of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 140 launches during flight operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).... more

An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the Bluetails of Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 121 conducts a touch and go landing aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).

An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the Bluetails of Airborne Early Warning Sq...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 03, 2010) An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the Bluetails of Airborne Early Warning Squadron (VAW) 121 conducts a touch and go landing aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisen... more

An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the Bluetails of Airborne Warning Squadron (VAW) 121 lands during flight operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).

An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the Bluetails of Airborne Warning Squadron...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 03, 2010) An E-2C Hawkeye assigned to the Bluetails of Airborne Warning Squadron (VAW) 121 lands during flight operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Eise... more

Aviation Structural Mechanic Airman Jung Hwong and Aviation Electrician's Mate Airman Elijah Vasquez prepare for a foriegn object debris walk down before flight operations aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).

Aviation Structural Mechanic Airman Jung Hwong and Aviation Electricia...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 03, 2010) Aviation Structural Mechanic Airman Jung Hwong and Aviation Electrician's Mate Airman Elijah Vasquez prepare for a foriegn object debris walk down before flight operations aboard ... more

Sailors assigned to the deck department aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) wait in a refueling station during a refueling at sea with the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106).

Sailors assigned to the deck department aboard the aircraft carrier US...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Sailors assigned to the deck department aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) wait in a refueling station during a refueling at sea with the guided-missile destroyer... more

Logistics Specialist Seaman Ezequiel Dominguez reviews maintenance instructions for a hatch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Logistics Specialist Seaman Ezequiel Dominguez reviews maintenance ins...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 04, 2010) Logistics Specialist Seaman Ezequiel Dominguez reviews maintenance instructions for a hatch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is ... more

Sailors organize a bookshelf inside the library aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors organize a bookshelf inside the library aboard the aircraft ca...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Religious Programs Specialist 3rd Class Jesse Seward, Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Fuel) Steven Dipilla and Aviation Machinist's Mate Airman Kevin Vincent organize a bookshelf inside... more

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Marcus Bjorklund receives instructions from a supervisor in a refueling station aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea.

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Marcus Bjorklund receives instructions from...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Marcus Bjorklund receives instructions from a supervisor in a refueling station aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling a... more

Matt Huneycutt installs an electrical cover on an SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter.

Matt Huneycutt installs an electrical cover on an SH-60F Sea Hawk heli...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 04, 2010) Aviation Electrician's Mate 1st Class Matt Huneycutt, assigned to the Indians of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (HS) 6, installs an electrical cover on an SH-60F Sea Hawk h... more

Aviation Electrician's Mate Airman Matthew Gould performs a maintenance check on an E/A-6B Prowler.

Aviation Electrician's Mate Airman Matthew Gould performs a maintenanc...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Aviation Electrician's Mate Airman Matthew Gould performs a maintenance check on an E/A-6B Prowler assigned to the Patriots of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 140 aboard the airc... more

Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Rebecca Ammons stands as a safety observer in a refueling station aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Rebecca Ammons stands as a safety observer...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Rebecca Ammons stands as a safety observer in a refueling station aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea. Carl V... more

Seaman Kristen Grund observes Sailors in a refueling station aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea.

Seaman Kristen Grund observes Sailors in a refueling station aboard th...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Seaman Kristen Grund observes Sailors in a refueling station aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW) ... more

Sailors hoist a jet engine during regular maintenance aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Sailors hoist a jet engine during regular maintenance aboard the aircr...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 04, 2010) Sailors hoist a jet engine during regular maintenance aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment to the U.S. ... more

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) pulls alongside the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 10...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) pulls alongside the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea. Carl Vinson and Ca... more

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) hold onto the phone and distance line during a refueling at sea.

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS St...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) hold onto the phone and distance line during a refueling at sea with the aircraft carrier US... more

Command Chaplain Lt. Gregory Hazlett, left, discusses movies with a fellow officer inside the library aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Command Chaplain Lt. Gregory Hazlett, left, discusses movies with a fe...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Command Chaplain Lt. Gregory Hazlett, left, discusses movies with a fellow officer inside the library aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier ... more

Hull Technician 3rd Class Colleen English welds pieces of a rack together.

Hull Technician 3rd Class Colleen English welds pieces of a rack toget...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Hull Technician 3rd Class Colleen English welds pieces of a rack together aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Dwight D. Eisenhower is deplo... more

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Thomas Mills stands in a refueling station aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea.

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Thomas Mills stands in a refueling station ...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Thomas Mills stands in a refueling station aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a refueling at sea. Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wi... more

Fog rises over the Atlantic Ocean as the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) conducts flight operations.

Fog rises over the Atlantic Ocean as the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Fog rises over the Atlantic Ocean as the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) conducts flight operations. Eisenhower is deployed as part of an on-going rotation of f... more

Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) prepare to launch an F/A-18C Hornet strike fighter assigned to the Warhawks of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 97.

Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) prepare to lau...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 04, 2010) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) prepare to launch an F/A-18C Hornet strike fighter assigned to the Warhawks of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 97. The Nim... more

 Aviation Machinist's Mate Airman Kevin Vincent organizes a bookshelf inside the library aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Aviation Machinist's Mate Airman Kevin Vincent organizes a bookshelf ...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Aviation Machinist's Mate Airman Kevin Vincent organizes a bookshelf inside the library aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson and Carrier Air Wing (CVW)... more

Hull Technician 3rd Class Elijah Coe uses a band saw to cut out wooden plaques.

Hull Technician 3rd Class Elijah Coe uses a band saw to cut out wooden...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 04, 2010) Hull Technician 3rd Class Elijah Coe uses a band saw to cut out wooden plaques aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). The Eisenhower Carrier S... more

Members of Spain's Telecinco and Public Radio International interview the assistant officer-in-charge for Joint Task Force Guantanamo Camp 4 during a recent media tour.

Members of Spain's Telecinco and Public Radio International interview ...

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba (Jan. 05, 2010) Members of Spain's Telecinco and Public Radio International interview the assistant officer-in-charge for Joint Task Force Guantanamo Camp 4 during a recent media tour. Medi... more

Fire Control Technician 1st Class Joe Reck describes the function and employment of the (AN) BYG-1 Combat Control System.

Fire Control Technician 1st Class Joe Reck describes the function and ...

SUBIC BAY, Philippines (Jan. 05, 2010) Fire Control Technician 1st Class Joe Reck, fire control division leading petty officer aboard the Sea Wolf-class attack submarine USS Connecticut (SSN 22), describes the ... more

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Anthony Ryan Mendez demonstrates knot-tying techniques to Japanese sea cadets during a tour aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG 54).

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Anthony Ryan Mendez demonstrates knot-tying...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 05, 2010) Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Anthony Ryan Mendez demonstrates knot-tying techniques to Japanese sea cadets during a tour aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG ... more

The color detail raise the flags for morning colors at Fleet Activities Yokosuka.

The color detail raise the flags for morning colors at Fleet Activitie...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 05, 2010) The color detail consisting of Personnel Specialist Seaman Adam Dickey, left, from Hot Springs, Ark., Personnel Specialist Seaman Steven Hill, from Hot Springs, Ark., Personnel S... more

Aviation Machinist's Mate Airman John Wagner connects a tiedown chain to a padeye on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).

Aviation Machinist's Mate Airman John Wagner connects a tiedown chain ...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 05, 2010) Aviation Machinist's Mate Airman John Wagner connects a tiedown chain to a padeye on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Dwight D. Eisenhowe... more

Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Marc Gomez salutes the national ensign during the shifting of colors.

Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Marc Gomez salutes the national ensign during ...

DJIBOUTI (Jan. 05, 2010) Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Marc Gomez salutes the national ensign during the shifting of colors after High-Speed Vessel (HSV-2) Swift moors in Djibouti. Swift and the guided-missile frigat... more

Aircraft handlers fit aircraft from Carrier Air Wing 7 in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69).

Aircraft handlers fit aircraft from Carrier Air Wing 7 in the hangar b...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 05, 2010) Aircraft handlers fit aircraft from Carrier Air Wing 7 in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Dwight D. Eisenhower is on a six-m... more

Capt. Thomas Mascolo gives U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen a tour of the child development center expansion project.

Capt. Thomas Mascolo gives U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen a tour of the child d...

EVERETT, Wash. (Jan. 05, 2010) Capt. Thomas Mascolo, center, commanding officer of Naval Station Everett, gives U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen a tour of the child development center expansion project. (U.S. Navy photo b... more

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Nikita Boles performs corrosion control maintenance on a hatch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Nikita Boles performs c...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 05, 2010) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Nikita Boles performs corrosion control maintenance on a hatch aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). The Nimitz Carrie... more

Representatives from the Philippine National Police and USAID watch a weapons handling demonstration.

Representatives from the Philippine National Police and USAID watch a ...

SUBIC BAY, Philippines (Jan. 05, 2010) Representatives from the Philippine National Police and USAID look on as Lt. Mathias Vorachek, far left, combat systems officer aboard the Sea Wolf-class attack submarine ... more

Boatswains Mate 3rd Class Nicholas Valle directs an SH-60 Seahawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light (HSL-37) during a vertical replenishment aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Chosin (CG 65).

Boatswains Mate 3rd Class Nicholas Valle directs an SH-60 Seahawk heli...

GULF OF ADEN (Jan. 05, 2010) Boatswains Mate 3rd Class Nicholas Valle directs an SH-60 Seahawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light (HSL-37) during a vertical replenishment aboard the... more

Katy Clark of Public Radio International speaks with the assistant officer-in-charge for Joint Task Force Guantanamo Camp 4 during a recent media tour.

Katy Clark of Public Radio International speaks with the assistant off...

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba (Jan. 05, 2010) Katy Clark of Public Radio International speaks with the assistant officer-in-charge for Joint Task Force Guantanamo Camp 4 during a recent media tour. Media outlets from ar... more

Aviation electronics technicians work on an F/A-18 Hornet.

Aviation electronics technicians work on an F/A-18 Hornet.

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 05, 2010) Aviation electronics technicians work on an F/A-18 Hornet assigned to the Wildcats of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 131 aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eise... more

Chief Damage Controlman Gregory Hightower teaches how to perform damage control procedures while inside a flooded compartment.

Chief Damage Controlman Gregory Hightower teaches how to perform damag...

Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (Jan. 05, 2010) Chief Damage Controlman Gregory Hightower teaches how to perform damage control procedures while inside a flooded compartment at The Center of Naval Engineering Learning Sit... more

Personnel Specialist Seaman Adam Dickey and Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Jonathan Kress raise the United Nations flag during morning colors at Fleet Activities Yokosuka.

Personnel Specialist Seaman Adam Dickey and Machinist's Mate 2nd Class...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 05, 2010) Personnel Specialist Seaman Adam Dickey, from Sacramento, Calif., and Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Jonathan Kress, from Loudon, Tenn., raise the United Nations flag during morning ... more

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West answers questions from Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West answers quest...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West answers questions from Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). West and Chief of Naval Operations Adm.... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead pins Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist pins on Sailors during a ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead pins Enlisted Aviat...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead pins Enlisted Aviation Warfare Specialist pins on Sailors during a ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). ... more

Rainbow side boys render honors to Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Rainbow side boys render honors to Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Rainbow side boys render honors to Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW... more

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West pounds fists with Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Nikita Boles aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West pounds fists ...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West pounds fists with Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Nikita Boles aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (C... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead presents the Meritorious Unit Commendation to Capt. Paul Monger.

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead presents the Merito...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead presents the Meritorious Unit Commendation to Capt. Paul Monger, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 6... more

Rainbow side boys render honors to Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Rainbow side boys render honors to Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Rainbow side boys render honors to Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz and embarked Carrier Air Wing (CVW... more

oatswain's Mate 3rd Class Will Crawford does preventative maintenance on a life jacket aboard USS John S. McCain (DDG 58).

oatswain's Mate 3rd Class Will Crawford does preventative maintenance ...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 06, 2010) Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Will Crawford does preventative maintenance on a life jacket aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 58). McCai... more

Rear Adm. Joseph F. Kilkenny talks with students about the Basic Engineering Core Course at the Center for Naval Engineering Learning Site.

Rear Adm. Joseph F. Kilkenny talks with students about the Basic Engin...

GREAT LAKES, Ill. (Jan. 06, 2010) Rear Adm. Joseph F. Kilkenny, commander of Naval Education and Training Command, talks with students about the Basic Engineering Core Course (BECC) at the Center for Naval Engi... more

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Richard West addresses the chief's mess aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Richard West addresses ...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Richard West addresses the chief's mess during a chief's call aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz and embarke... more

Quarter Master 1st Class David Grimes raises the Chief of Naval Operations pennant aboard USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Quarter Master 1st Class David Grimes raises the Chief of Naval Operat...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Quarter Master 1st Class David Grimes raises the Chief of Naval Operations pennant for Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead after his arrival aboard the aircraft ... more

The Philippine National Police basketball team and crew of USS Connecticut (SSN 22) play a friendly basketball game.

The Philippine National Police basketball team and crew of USS Connect...

OLONGAPO CITY, Philippines (Jan. 06, 2010) The Philippine National Police basketball team and crew of the Sea Wolf class attack submarine USS Connecticut (SSN 22) play a friendly basketball game in Olongapo Cit... more

Aviation Boatswain's Mate Airman Apprentice Lauren Burleigh studies for an upcoming advancement exam.

Aviation Boatswain's Mate Airman Apprentice Lauren Burleigh studies fo...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 06, 2010) Aviation Boatswain's Mate Airman Apprentice Lauren Burleigh studies for an upcoming advancement exam in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). D... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, middle, visits with Sailors on the bridge of the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, middle, visits wit...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, middle, visits with Sailors on the bridge of the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102). Roughead is in the U.S. 5th... more

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Richard West shakes hands with Sailors.

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Richard West shakes han...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Richard West shakes hands with Sailors on the flight deck aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) after his arrival. (U.S... more

Builder Constructionman Dennis Dardono cuts wood for the construction of a Southwest Asia hut in the expansion area of Camp Leatherneck.

Builder Constructionman Dennis Dardono cuts wood for the construction ...

HELMAND PROVINCE, Afghanistan (Jan. 06, 2010) Builder Constructionman Dennis Dardono, from Denver, Colo., assigned to Charlie Company of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 74, cuts wood for the construc... more

Builder Constructionman Apprentice Eric Maldonado uts wood for the construction of a Southwest Asia hut in the expansion area of Camp Leatherneck.

Builder Constructionman Apprentice Eric Maldonado uts wood for the con...

HELMAND PROVINCE, Afghanistan (Jan. 06, 2010) Builder Constructionman Apprentice Eric Maldonado, from Detroit, Mich., assigned to Charlie Company of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 74, cuts wood for ... more

Service members assigned to the Joint Task Force Guantanamo supply office train on their electronic inventory system.

Service members assigned to the Joint Task Force Guantanamo supply off...

GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba (Jan. 06, 2010) Service members assigned to the Joint Task Force (JTF) Guantanamo supply office train on their electronic inventory system. The supply office provides supplies for all of JT... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions from Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions f...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions from Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Roughead is in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of res... more

A patient in a pediatric inpatient unit at Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD), gets help feeding a peanut to a 5-month-old female Brazilian porcupine.

A patient in a pediatric inpatient unit at Naval Medical Center San Di...

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 06, 2010) A patient in a pediatric inpatient unit at Naval Medical Center San Diego (NMCSD), gets help feeding a peanut to a 5-month-old female Brazilian porcupine from San Diego Zoo Senior Keep... more

Sailors heave a line to move a barge along the port side of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Sailors heave a line to move a barge along the port side of the Nimitz...

BREMERTON, Wash. (Jan. 06, 2010) Boatswain's Mate Seaman Recruit Kenneth Young, from Wichita Falls, Texas, front, Seaman Apprentice Jared Fields, from Eagan, Minn., and Seaman Apprentice Noah Troutman, from Rom... more

Chief Navy Counselor Surgann Coker-Bello, right, from Florence, S.C., counsels Builder 2nd Class Scott Bryant.

Chief Navy Counselor Surgann Coker-Bello, right, from Florence, S.C., ...

HELMAND PROVINCE, Afghanistan (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief Navy Counselor Surgann Coker-Bello, right, from Florence, S.C., counsels Builder 2nd Class Scott Bryant, from Rochester, Ind., both are assigned to Naval Mobi... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead speaks with officers during a wardroom call aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead speaks with officer...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead speaks with officers during a wardroom call aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Nimitz and embarked Carrier Air ... more

Boatswain's Mate 1st Class Pete Johnson, from Stanwood, Wash., paddles a punt boat alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Boatswain's Mate 1st Class Pete Johnson, from Stanwood, Wash., paddles...

BREMERTON, Wash. (Jan. 06, 2010) Boatswain's Mate 1st Class Pete Johnson, from Stanwood, Wash., paddles a punt boat alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by ... more

Sailors explain diving equipment during a class on EOD techniques.

Sailors explain diving equipment during a class on EOD techniques.

MANAMA, Bahrain (Jan. 06, 2010) Sailors from Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobil Unit (EODMU) Platoon 1112 explain diving equipment during a class on EOD techniques. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Special... more

 Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead administers the oath of reenlistment to 25 Sailors during a ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead administers the oa...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead administers the oath of reenlistment to 25 Sailors during a ceremony aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Roughea... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions from Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions f...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions from Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). Roughead is in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of res... more

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West speaks with Chief Navy Career Counselor Jeffery Ingram.

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West speaks with C...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West speaks with Chief Navy Career Counselor Jeffery Ingram during an all-chief's call aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimit... more

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Will Stateler, from Coos Bay, Ore., grinds rust off the port side anchor chain of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Will Stateler, from Coos Bay, Ore., grinds ...

BREMERTON, Wash. (Jan. 06, 2010) Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Will Stateler, from Coos Bay, Ore., grinds rust off the port side anchor chain of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions from Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 62).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions f...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions from Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 62). Roughead is in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of res... more

Gunner's Mate Seaman Jarvis Kimbrough rolls a coat of paint onto a 5-inch gun aboard USS John S. McCain (DDG 58).

Gunner's Mate Seaman Jarvis Kimbrough rolls a coat of paint onto a 5-i...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jan. 06, 2010) Gunner's Mate Seaman Jarvis Kimbrough rolls a coat of paint onto a 5-inch gun aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 58). John S. McCain ... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions from Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions f...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead answers questions from Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102). Roughead is in the U.S. 5th Fleet a... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, left, answers questions from Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, left, answers ques...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, left, answers questions from Sailors aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102). Roughead is in the U.S. 5th ... more

eaman Josh Doherty, left, from Lonoke, Ark., and Boatswain's Mate 1st Class Pete Johnson, from Stanwood, Wash.,

eaman Josh Doherty, left, from Lonoke, Ark., and Boatswain's Mate 1st ...

BREMERTON, Wash. (Jan. 06, 2010) Seaman Josh Doherty, left, from Lonoke, Ark., and Boatswain's Mate 1st Class Pete Johnson, from Stanwood, Wash., paint the port side anchor chain of the Nimitz-class aircraft ca... more

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West, middle left, dines on the mess decks with Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68).

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West, middle left,...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Rick West, middle left, dines on the mess decks with Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). West and Chief of N... more

Hull Maintenance Technician Fireman Devonish Murphy repairs a broken faucet.

Hull Maintenance Technician Fireman Devonish Murphy repairs a broken f...

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 06, 2010) Hull Maintenance Technician Fireman Devonish Murphy repairs a broken faucet aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Dwight D. Eisenhower is on a six-mo... more

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, left, visits with Sailors on the bridge aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, left, visits with ...

NORTH ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 06, 2010) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, left, visits with Sailors on the bridge aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102). Roughead is in the U.S. 5... more

Jeanette Lee performs trick shots for Sailors and the Souda Bay community.

Jeanette Lee performs trick shots for Sailors and the Souda Bay commun...

SOUDA BAY, Greece (Jan. 06, 2010) Jeanette Lee, the Black Widow of pool, performs trick shots for Sailors and the Souda Bay community. Lee visited Greece as part of her Navy Entertainment sponsored tour visitin... more

Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle awards the Meritorious Service Medal to Cmdr. Edward Herrington during a change of command ceremony at Naval Station Pearl Harbor.

Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle awards the Meritorious Service Medal to C...

PEARL HARBOR (Jan. 07, 2010) Hawaii Governor Linda Lingle awards the Meritorious Service Medal to Cmdr. Edward Herrington, commanding officer of the Virginia-class fast attack submarine USS Hawaii (SSN 776) dur... more

Lance Cpl. Cody Arundell rolls dough in the bake shop aboard USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6).

Lance Cpl. Cody Arundell rolls dough in the bake shop aboard USS Bonho...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 07, 2010) Lance Cpl. Cody Arundell, assigned to the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (11th MEU), rolls dough in the bake shop aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). B... more

Cmdr. Edward Herrington is piped ashore after being relieved by Cmdr. Stephen Mack during a change of command ceremony at Naval Station Pearl Harbor.

Cmdr. Edward Herrington is piped ashore after being relieved by Cmdr. ...

PEARL HARBOR (Jan. 07, 2010) Cmdr. Edward Herrington, commanding officer of the Virginia-class fast attack submarine USS Hawaii (SSN 776), is piped ashore after being relieved by Cmdr. Stephen Mack during a cha... more

Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Rigger Clifford Kanechika maintains line tension on the starboard out-haul capstan during the undocking of the battleship EX-USS Missouri (BB 63).

Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Rigger Clifford Kanechika maintains line t...

PEARL HARBOR (Jan. 07, 2010) Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Rigger Clifford Kanechika maintains line tension on the starboard out-haul capstan during the undocking of the battleship EX-USS Missouri (BB 63). The hi... more