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USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls away from her berth at Naval Station San Diego

USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls away from her berth at Naval Station San Di...

Naval Station San Diego, Calif. (Jan. 15, 2003) File# 030115-N-0567K-003

USS Carl Vinson Battle Group conducts a replenishment at sea (RAS) in the Western Pacific Ocean.

USS Carl Vinson Battle Group conducts a replenishment at sea (RAS) in ...

Western Pacific Ocean (Feb. 10, 2003) USS Carl Vinson Battle Group conducts a replenishment at sea (RAS) in the Western Pacific Ocean. The guided missile frigate USS Ingraham (FFG 61) takes on fuel from the sta... more

A CH-46D Sea Knight assigned to the

A CH-46D Sea Knight assigned to the

Sea of Japan (Mar. 13, 2003) A CH-46D Sea Knight assigned to the "Gunbearers" of Helicopter Combat Support Squadron Eleven (HC-11) transfers another load of cargo from the deck of the fast combat support ship U... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) underway in the rough seas of the East China Sea

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) underway in the rough ...

East China Sea (Mar. 28, 2003) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) underway in the rough seas of the East China Sea. Antietam is part of the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) Battle Group. Antietam and Car... more

Boatswain's Mates on board the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pull in the phone and distance line from the fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1), during an underway replenishment in rough seas.

Boatswain's Mates on board the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG...

Pacific Ocean (Apr. 16, 2003) Boatswain's Mates on board the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pull in the phone and distance line from the fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1), during an u... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) prepares to receive a fuel hose from the fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1) during a replenishment at sea (RAS)

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) prepares to receive a ...

Pacific Ocean (Apr. 16, 2003) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) prepares to receive a fuel hose from the fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1) during a replenishment at sea (RAS). Antie... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches the port side of the guided missile frigate USS Ingraham (FFG 61) during a leap frog training exercise

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches the port si...

Philippine Sea (Jun. 03, 2003) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches the port side of the guided missile frigate USS Ingraham (FFG 61) during a leap frog training exercise. The exercise al... more

 The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches the port side of the guided missile frigate USS Ingraham (FFG 61) during a leap frog training exercise

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches the port s...

Philippine Sea (Jun. 03, 2003) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches the guided missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) during a leap frog training exercise. The exercise allows ship handler... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) and the guided missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) conduct a small boat exercise with the guided missile frigate USS Ingraham (FFG 61)

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) and the guided missile...

Philippine Sea (Jun. 05, 2003) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) and the guided missile destroyer USS Lassen (DDG 82) conduct a small boat exercise with the guided missile frigate USS Ingraham (FF... more

Operations Specialist 2nd Class Brian Norman defends the ship with a Mark 38 .25mm machine gun supported by the phone talker, Torpedoeman's Mate 2nd Class Edwin Holland during a small boat training exercise

Operations Specialist 2nd Class Brian Norman defends the ship with a M...

Philippine Sea (Jun. 05, 2003) Operations Specialist 2nd Class Brian Norman defends the ship with a Mark 38 .25mm machine gun supported by the phone talker, Torpedoeman's Mate 2nd Class Edwin Holland during a s... more

Boatswain's Mate 1st Class Patrick Stewart and Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Jeff Comer secure the forward steadying line while retrieving the rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB)

Boatswain's Mate 1st Class Patrick Stewart and Boatswain's Mate 3rd Cl...

Philippine Sea (Jun. 05, 2003) Boatswain's Mate 1st Class Patrick Stewart and Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Jeff Comer secure the forward steadying line while retrieving the rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB) aboar... more

Sailors aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) enjoy a swim call and a steal beach picnic in the warm waters of the Western Pacific

Sailors aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) enjoy a...

Philippine Sea (Jun. 08, 2003) Sailors aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) enjoy a swim call and a steel beach picnic in the warm waters of the Western Pacific. Steel beach picnics give Sailo... more

A CH-46D Sea Knight  lifts a full load from the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) to the fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1), while the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) follows close behind

A CH-46D Sea Knight lifts a full load from the aircraft carrier USS C...

Philippine Sea (Jun. 12, 2003) A CH-46D Sea Knight from the "Gunbearers" of Helicopter Support Squadron Eleven (HC-11/ Det 8) lifts a full load from the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) to the fast com... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls pier side at the Inner Fremantle Harbor

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls pier side at the...

Fremantle, Australia (Jul. 09, 2003) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls pier side at the Inner Fremantle Harbor. Antietams crew will by enjoying a few days of liberty and tours of the surrou... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls alongside the fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1) while conducting an underway replenishment

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls alongside the fa...

South China Sea (Aug. 16, 2003) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls alongside the fast combat support ship USS Sacramento (AOE 1) while conducting an underway replenishment. Vinson Carrier St... more

Two CH-46D Sea Knights transport cargo

Two CH-46D Sea Knights transport cargo

Pacific Ocean (Sep. 03, 2003) As the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) sails in the background, as two CH-46D Sea Knights assigned to the "Gunbearers" of Helicopter Support Squardron Eleven (HC-11) tr... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) sails off the coast of San Diego, Calif. at the beginning of a weeklong exercise in the Pacific.

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) sails off the coast of...

Pacific Ocean (Mar. 31, 2004) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) sails off the coast of San Diego, Calif. at the beginning of a weeklong exercise in the Pacific. The crew of Antietam is receiving t... more

Guided missile cruiser USS Curtis Wilbur (CG 54) sails alongside Military Sealift Command oiler USNS Yukon (T-AO 202) during replenishment at sea evolution.

Guided missile cruiser USS Curtis Wilbur (CG 54) sails alongside Milit...

Pacific Ocean (Aug. 06, 2004) Guided missile destroyer USS Curtis Wilbur (DDG 54) sails alongside Military Sealift Command oiler USNS Yukon (T-AO 202) during replenishment at sea evolution. The Kitty Hawk Carri... more

An MH-60S Seahawk transports stores.

An MH-60S Seahawk transports stores.

Persian Gulf (Apr. 01, 2005) An MH-60S Seahawk transports stores during an underway replenishment between USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) and USS Camden (AOE 2) as USS Antietam (CG 54) steams in the background. The Ca... more

Boatswain�s Mate Seaman Jacob T. Marine looks through the big eyes binoculars from the 0-10 level aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), at the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) after a underway replenishment.

Boatswain�s Mate Seaman Jacob T. Marine looks through the big eyes bin...

Persian Gulf (Apr. 01, 2005) Boatswains Mate Seaman Jacob T. Marine looks through the big eyes binoculars from the 0-10 level aboard USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), at the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) ... more

 The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) conducts a high-speed turn after conducting a refueling at sea.

The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) con...

Persian Gulf (Apr. 01, 2005) The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) conducts a high-speed turn after conducting a refueling at sea. Antietam is assigned to the Carl Vinson Carrier Str... more

Line handlers use teamwork to heave the shot line from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Line handlers use teamwork to heave the shot line from the Nimitz-clas...

Persian Gulf (Apr. 05, 2005) Line handlers use teamwork to heave the shot line from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during the preliminary stages of an underway replenishment aboard t... more

A Signalman uses semaphore to communicate via hand signals with Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

A Signalman uses semaphore to communicate via hand signals with Sailor...

Persian Gulf (Apr. 05, 2005) A Signalman uses semaphore to communicate via hand signals with Sailors aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during an underway replenishment aboard the... more

Royal Australian Navy (RAN) Able Seaman Combat Systems Operators Clint Baird and Mickael Renda operate the combat operations database aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

Royal Australian Navy (RAN) Able Seaman Combat Systems Operators Clint...

Persian Gulf (Apr. 25, 2005) Royal Australian Navy (RAN) Able Seaman Combat Systems Operators Clint Baird and Mickael Renda operate the combat operations database aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam ... more

The Military Sealift Command (MSC) underway replenishment oiler USNS Walter S. Diehl (T-AO 193) conducts a replenishment at sea with the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

The Military Sealift Command (MSC) underway replenishment oiler USNS W...

Persian Gulf (May. 06, 2005) The Military Sealift Command (MSC) underway replenishment oiler USNS Walter S. Diehl (T-AO 193) conducts a replenishment at sea with the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).... more

Sailors assigned the boarding team aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), lower themselves to the starboard Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat.

Sailors assigned the boarding team aboard the guided missile cruiser U...

Persian Gulf (Jun. 26, 2005) Sailors assigned the boarding team aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), lower themselves to the starboard Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat as the team prepares to board... more

Sailors assigned the boarding team aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), lower themselves to the starboard Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat.

Sailors assigned the boarding team aboard the guided missile cruiser U...

Persian Gulf (Jun. 26, 2005) Sailors assigned the boarding team aboard the guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), lower themselves to the starboard Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat as the team prepares to board... more

Lt. Greg Nery exits an SH-60B Seahawk helicopter.

Lt. Greg Nery exits an SH-60B Seahawk helicopter.

San Diego, Calif. (Aug. 19, 2005) Lt. Greg Nery exits an SH-60B Seahawk helicopter, assigned to the "Scorpions" of Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Four Nine (HSL-49), at Naval Air Station North Island upon a... more

An officer assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light Four Nine (HSL-49), greets his family upon arriving at Naval Air Station North Island.

An officer assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light Four N...

San Diego (Aug. 19, 2005) An officer assigned to Helicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron Light Four Nine (HSL-49), greets his family upon arriving at Naval Air Station North Island at the conclusion of his deploymen... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) makes an early morning arrival in San Diego.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) makes a...

San Diego (Jan. 19, 2007) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) makes an early morning arrival in San Diego. Stennis is stopping in San Diego to embark Carrier Air Wing Nine (CVW-9) and... more

Service members stationed aboard guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) wave to family members before departing Naval Base San Diego.

Service members stationed aboard guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (...

San Diego (Jan. 20, 2007) Service members stationed aboard guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) wave to family members before departing Naval Base San Diego. Antietam will be forward deployed to the gulf... more

From left, Military Sealift Command (MSC) fast combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10), USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), guided missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88), and guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transit in formation.

From left, Military Sealift Command (MSC) fast combat support ship USN...

Pacific Ocean (Feb. 06, 2007) From left, Military Sealift Command (MSC) fast combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10), USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), guided missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88), and guided mi... more

 Guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits in formation during a photo exercise showcasing the entire John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) off the coast of Guam.

Guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits in formation dur...

Pacific Ocean (Feb. 06, 2007) Guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits in formation during a photo exercise showcasing the entire John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) off the coast of Guam. ... more

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and USS Antietam (CG 54) move into formation in preparation for a photo exercise along with USS Preble (DDG 88), USS O'kane (DDG 77) and USNS Bridge (T-AOE-10), off the coast of Guam.

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and USS Antietam (CG 54) move into format...

Pacific Ocean (Feb. 06, 2007) USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and USS Antietam (CG 54) move into formation in preparation for a photo exercise along with USS Preble (DDG 88), USS O'kane (DDG 77) and USNS Bridge (T... more

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and USS O'kane (DDG 77) move into formation in preparation for a photo exercise along with USS Preble (DDG 88), USS Antietam (CG 54) and USNS Bridge (T-AOE-10), off the coast of Guam.

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and USS O'kane (DDG 77) move into formati...

Pacific Ocean (Feb. 06, 2007) USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and USS O'kane (DDG 77) move into formation in preparation for a photo exercise along with USS Preble (DDG 88), USS Antietam (CG 54) and USNS Bridge (T... more

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and guided missile destroyer USS O'Kane (DDG 77) move into formation in preparation for a photo exercise along with USS Preble (DDG 88), USS Antietam (CG 54) and USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10).

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and guided missile destroyer USS O'Kane (...

Pacific Ocean (Feb. 06, 2007) USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and guided missile destroyer USS O'Kane (DDG 77) move into formation in preparation for a photo exercise along with USS Preble (DDG 88), USS Antietam (... more

Guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) begins her travel into formation during a photo exercise showcasing the entire John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) off the coast of Guam.

Guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) begins her travel into for...

Pacific Ocean (Feb. 06, 2007) Guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) begins her travel into formation during a photo exercise showcasing the entire John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSSG) off the coas... more

 Sailors aboard guided missile destroyer USS O'Kane (DDG 77) deploy a rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB) to conduct approach operation exercises with guided missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88) and guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

Sailors aboard guided missile destroyer USS O'Kane (DDG 77) deploy a ...

Pacific Ocean (Feb. 07, 2007) Sailors aboard guided missile destroyer USS O'Kane (DDG 77) deploy a rigid hull inflatable boat (RHIB) to conduct approach operation exercises with guided missile destroyer USS Pre... more

Sailors play basketball during a steel-beach picnic on the flight deck aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

Sailors play basketball during a steel-beach picnic on the flight deck...

North Arabian Sea (Feb. 18, 2007) Sailors play basketball during a steel-beach picnic on the flight deck aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54). Antietam is part of the John C.... more

Explosive Ordnance Disposalman 1st Class Tim Idom instructs Sailors on proper boarding techniques during a Visit, Board, Search and Seizure (VBSS) drill.

Explosive Ordnance Disposalman 1st Class Tim Idom instructs Sailors on...

ARABIAN SEA (Feb. 19, 2007) Explosive Ordnance Disposalman 1st Class Tim Idom instructs Sailors on proper boarding techniques during a Visit, Board, Search and Seizure (VBSS) drill aboard the Ticonderoga-class ... more

Gunners Mate 2nd Class Daniel Fisher covers the back portion of the ship as the rest of his team ascends a ladder during a visit, board, search and seizure (VBSS) drill aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

Gunners Mate 2nd Class Daniel Fisher covers the back portion of the sh...

North Arabian Sea (Feb. 19, 2007) Gunner's Mate 2nd Class Daniel Fisher covers the back portion of the ship as the rest of his team ascends a ladder during a visit, board, search and seizure (VBSS) drill aboard... more

Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Alexander Golis performs bearing replacement maintenance on an electric motor aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Alexander Golis performs bearing replacem...

ARABIAN SEA (Mar. 11, 2007) Electrician's Mate 3rd Class Alexander Golis performs bearing replacement maintenance on an electric motor aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). Stennis'... more

USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10) to begin a replenishment at sea along with Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10) to begin a repl...

ARABIAN SEA (May. 15, 2007) USS Antietam (CG 54) approaches USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10) to begin a replenishment at sea along with Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as an MH-60S Seahawk, fro... more

USS Antietam (CG 54), USS O'Kane (DDG 77) and USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) transits through the Gulf of Oman.

USS Antietam (CG 54), USS O'Kane (DDG 77) and USS John C. Stennis (CVN...

ARABIAN SEA (May. 22, 2007) (from left to right) USS Antietam (CG 54), USS O'Kane (DDG 77) and USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) transits through the Gulf of Oman. All the ships are part of the John C. Stennis Carri... more

Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 69), and amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) transit the Gulf of Oman.

Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), nuclear-po...

GULF OF OMAN (May. 22, 2007) Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 69), and amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) transit th... more

Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits alongside Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) during an exercise in the Gulf of Oman.

Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits alongside Nimitz-...

GULF OF OMAN (May. 22, 2007) Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits alongside Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) during an exercise in the Gulf of Oman. Antietam, as part o... more

Maritime Operations help set the conditions for security and stability, as well as complement counter-terrorism and security efforts to regional nations.

Maritime Operations help set the conditions for security and stability...

ARABIAN SEA (May. 22, 2007) USS Nimitz (CVN 68) along with (from top left to right) USS Higgins (DDG 76), USS Antietam (CG 54) and USS O'Kane (DDG 77) transit through the Gulf of Oman. All these ships are part ... more

Military Sealift Command fast-combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10) delivers stores to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) during a replenishment at sea.

Military Sealift Command fast-combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 1...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jul. 26, 2007) Military Sealift Command fast-combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10) delivers stores to Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and guided-missile cruiser US... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) comes alongside the Military Sealift Command fast-combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10).

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) comes alongside the Mi...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 06, 2007) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) comes alongside the Military Sealift Command fast-combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10) and the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier U... more

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) commences her approach alongside the Military Sealift Command fast-combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10).

The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) commences her approach...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 06, 2007) The guided missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) commences her approach alongside the Military Sealift Command fast-combat support ship USNS Bridge (T-AOE 10) and the Nimitz-class a... more

Overlooking the captain's chair on the bridge aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), USS Antietam (CG 54), USS Preble (DDG 88) and USS O'Kane (DDG 77) transit in formation during a joint photo exercise.

Overlooking the captain's chair on the bridge aboard Nimitz-class airc...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 14, 2007) Overlooking the captain's chair on the bridge aboard Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), USS Antietam (CG 54), USS Preble (DDG 88) and USS O'Kane (DDG 77) t... more

USS Antietam (CG 54) (right), USS Preble (DDG 88) (center) and USS O'Kane (DDG 77), transit in formation during a joint photo exercise (PHOTOEX) concluding Valiant Shield 2007.

USS Antietam (CG 54) (right), USS Preble (DDG 88) (center) and USS O'K...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 14, 2007) USS Antietam (CG 54) (right), USS Preble (DDG 88) (center) and USS O'Kane (DDG 77), transit in formation during a joint photo exercise (PHOTOEX) concluding Valiant Shield 2007. The... more

Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) passes hospital point as she pulls into Naval Station Pearl Harbor for a scheduled port visit.

Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) passes hospital point as s...

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (Aug. 20, 2007) Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) passes Hospital Point as she pulls into Naval Station Pearl Harbor for a scheduled port visit. Antietam deployed as part of John ... more

Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) leads guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) prior to conducting an air power demonstration.

Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) leads guide...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 24, 2007) Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) leads guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) prior to conducting an air power demonstration. The air power demonstra... more

Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits with Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) prior to Stennis conducting an air power demonstration.

Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits with Nimitz-class...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 24, 2007) Guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits with Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) prior to Stennis conducting an air power demonstration. U.S. Na... more

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. speaks to the Sailors.

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. speaks...

SAN DIEGO (Sep. 15, 2008) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. speaks to the Sailors aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) during an all-hands call. (U.S. Navy photo ... more

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. departs the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. depart...

SAN DIEGO (Sep. 15, 2008) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Joe R. Campa Jr. departs the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) after holding an all-hands call. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Commun... more

An MH-60S Sea Hawk flies past the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

An MH-60S Sea Hawk flies past the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cru...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 29, 2008) An MH-60S Sea Hawk from the "Eightballers" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8 flies past the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) during a simulated... more

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100) and the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transit the ocean.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100) an...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 29, 2008) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG 100), left, and the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transit the ocean during a simulate... more

Seaman Sean Flaherty, from Philadelphia, stands aft port lookout watch aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Seaman Sean Flaherty, from Philadelphia, stands aft port lookout watch...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 20, 2009) Seaman Sean Flaherty, from Philadelphia, stands aft port lookout watch aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) as the guided-missile destroyers USS Kidd (DDG 100),... more

The guided-missile destroyers USS Kidd (DDG 100), front, and USS Preble (DDG 88) steam ahead of the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) during a sunrise photographic exercise.

The guided-missile destroyers USS Kidd (DDG 100), front, and USS Prebl...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 20, 2009) The guided-missile destroyers USS Kidd (DDG 100), front, and USS Preble (DDG 88) steam ahead of the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) during a sunrise photographic exerci... more

The guided-missile destroyers USS Kidd (DDG 100), front, and USS Preble (DDG 88) steam ahead of the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) during a sunrise photographic exercise.

The guided-missile destroyers USS Kidd (DDG 100), front, and USS Prebl...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 20, 2009) The guided-missile destroyers USS Kidd (DDG 100), front, and USS Preble (DDG 88) steam ahead of the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) during a sunrise photographic exerci... more

Naval Air Crewman 2nd Class Dale Stanton looks back at the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

Naval Air Crewman 2nd Class Dale Stanton looks back at the aircraft ca...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 06, 2009) Naval Air Crewman 2nd Class Dave Stanton, from Addison, Mich., looks back at the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), left, and the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruis... more

The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), left, and the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), right, transit alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Pecos (T-AO 197).

The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), left, and the Ticon...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 06, 2009) The aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), left, and the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), right, transit alongside the Military Sealift Comman... more

Cryptologic Technician (Technical) 3rd Class Corey McMillan monitors radar screens.

Cryptologic Technician (Technical) 3rd Class Corey McMillan monitors r...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 26, 2009) Cryptologic Technician (Technical) 3rd Class Corey McMillan, from Sierra, Ariz., monitors radar screens inside the combat information center aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-mis... more

Sailors provide simulated medical treatment to a mock personnel casualty.

Sailors provide simulated medical treatment to a mock personnel casual...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 26, 2009) Sailors provide simulated medical treatment to a mock personnel casualty during a total ship's survivability exercise aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antiet... more

Damage Controlman Fireman Robert Domozych returns to his hose team after fighting a simulated fire.

Damage Controlman Fireman Robert Domozych returns to his hose team aft...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 26, 2009) Damage Controlman Fireman Robert Domozych, left, from East Islip, N.Y., returns to his hose team after fighting a simulated fire during the total ship's survivability exercise aboa... more

Lt. Jon Bielar and tactical action officer Lt. Paul O'Brien call general quarters.

Lt. Jon Bielar and tactical action officer Lt. Paul O'Brien call gener...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 26, 2009) Lt. Jon Bielar, left, from San Diego, and tactical action officer Lt. Paul O'Brien, from Chesapeake, Va., call general quarters from inside the combat information center during the... more

Capt. John Uhl, commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) meets with Vice Mayor Kazuhisa Ohdaira in Kagoshima, Japan.

Capt. John Uhl, commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class guided-mis...

KAGOSHIMA, Japan (Feb. 27, 2009) Capt. John Uhl, commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) meets with Vice Mayor Kazuhisa Ohdaira in Kagoshima, Japan, during an off... more

Ships from the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group and U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) are moored pier side at the Republic of Korea Navy Base Oryuk-Do in Busan.

Ships from the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group and U.S. 7th Fleet...

BUSAN, Republic of Korea (Mar. 12, 2009) Ships from the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group and U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) are moored pier side at the Republic of Korea Navy Base Oryuk-Do ... more

Ships from the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group and U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) are moored pier side at the Republic of Korea Navy Base Oryuk-Do in Busan.

Ships from the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group and U.S. 7th Fleet...

BUSAN, Republic of Korea (Mar. 12, 2009) Korean ships and U.S. ships from the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group as well as the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) are moored pier side at the Repu... more

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits through the ocean at sunset.

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) tran...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Mar. 24, 2009) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) transits through the ocean at sunset. Antietam, as part of John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group, is on a scheduled... more

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls into Laem Chabang, Thailand for a scheduled port visit.

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pull...

LAEM CHABANG, Thailand (Apr. 09, 2009) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) pulls into Laem Chabang, Thailand for a scheduled port visit. Antietam is part of the John C. Stennis Car... more

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88) prepare to come alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Rappahannock (T-AO 204).

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

PACIFIC OCEAN (Apr. 23, 2009) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88) prepare to come alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Rappahanno... more

An MH-60S Sea Hawk from the Eightballers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8, embarked aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), picks up supplies from USNS Rappahannock (T-AO 204).

An MH-60S Sea Hawk from the Eightballers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squa...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Apr. 23, 2009) An MH-60S Sea Hawk from the Eightballers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 8, embarked aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74), picks up supplie... more

Sailors assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) clean fencing around a horse pasture at the Riding for the Disabled Association of Singapore.

Sailors assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) cl...

SINGAPORE CITY, Singapore (Apr. 27, 2009) Sailors assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) clean fencing around a horse pasture at the Riding for the Disabled Association of Singapore during ... more

An SA-330 Puma helicopter assigned to the Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Concord (T-AFS 5) lifts pallets from Concord's flight deck to deliver to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

An SA-330 Puma helicopter assigned to the Military Sealift Command com...

PACIFIC OCEAN (May. 07, 2009) An SA-330 Puma helicopter assigned to the Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Concord (T-AFS 5) lifts pallets from Concord's flight deck to deliver to the Ticonderoga... more

he Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) receives supplies from an SA-330 Puma helicopter.

he Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) recei...

PACIFIC OCEAN (May. 07, 2009) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) receives supplies from an SA-330 Puma helicopter assigned to the Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS... more

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Alex Rosato, left, from Far Rockaway Queens, N.Y., Lt. Cass Farrell, from St. Croix, Virgin Islands, and Chief Boatswain's Mate John Burks, from Blytheville, Ark.

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Alex Rosato, left, from Far Rockaway Queens...

PACIFIC OCEAN (May. 12, 2009) Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Alex Rosato, left, from Far Rockaway Queens, N.Y., Lt. Cass Farrell, from St. Croix, Virgin Islands, and Chief Boatswain's Mate John Burks, from Blythevi... more

U.S Navy Sailors join Royal Canadian navy sailors in a community service project

U.S Navy Sailors join Royal Canadian navy sailors in a community servi...

SAN FRANCISCO (Oct. 10, 2011) Sailors assigned to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), the Ticonderoga-class cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) and the Royal Canadian Navy Halifax-class frigate... more

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) departs San Francisco Bay after participating in San Francisco Fleet Week

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) depa...

SAN FRANCISCO (Oct. 11, 2011) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) departs San Francisco Bay after participating in San Francisco Fleet Week. San Francisco Fleet Week 2011 was a fiv... more

USS Antietam departs San Diego Bay for local operation off the coast of Southern California.

USS Antietam departs San Diego Bay for local operation off the coast o...

SAN DIEGO (Jul. 10, 2012) The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) departs San Diego Bay for local operation off the coast of Southern California. (U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Mass Communication Spe... more

 The Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Charles Drew (T-AKE 10) gets into position for a replenishment-at-sea.

The Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Charl...

PHILIPPINE SEA (Aug. 13, 2012) The Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Charles Drew (T-AKE 10) gets into position for a replenishment-at-sea with the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile d... more

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) is underway in the Philippine Sea.

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) is u...

PHILIPPINE SEA (Aug. 13, 2012) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) is underway in the Philippine Sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Paul Kelly) File# ... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG-54) is underway in San Diego Bay after departing Naval Air Station North Island to participate in the annual San Francisco Fleet Week celebration.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG-54) is underway in San Die...

CORONADO, Calif. (Oct. 01, 2012) The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG-54) is underway in San Diego Bay after departing Naval Air Station North Island to participate in the annual San Francisco Fleet Week... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) displays holiday lights at its homeport of San Diego.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) displays holiday light...

SAN DIEGO (Dec. 18, 2012) The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) displays holiday lights at its homeport of San Diego. Ships at Naval Base San Diego are showing their holiday spirit by stringing lights... more

The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) departs San Diego to conduct a hull swap with guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 53) in Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) departs San Diego to c...

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 03, 2013) The guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) departs San Diego to conduct a hull swap with guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 53) in Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan. Antietam h... more

Capt. Robert Tortora, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), passes through the side boys at the beginning of a hull swap ceremony.

Capt. Robert Tortora, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 05, 2013) Capt. Robert Tortora, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), passes through the side boys at the beginning of a hull swap ceremony as the guided-m... more

Capt. Tom Disy, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63), passes through the side boys at the beginning of a hull swap ceremony.

Capt. Tom Disy, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS C...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 05, 2013) Capt. Tom Disy, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63), passes through the side boys at the beginning of a hull swap ceremony as Cowpens is relieved... more

Sailors listen as Rear Adm. Mark C. Montgomery, commander, Task Force 70, speaks at a hull swap ceremony between the guided-missile cruiser Cowpens (CG 63) and the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) at Fleet Activities Yokosuka.

Sailors listen as Rear Adm. Mark C. Montgomery, commander, Task Force ...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 05, 2013) Sailors listen as Rear Adm. Mark C. Montgomery, commander, Task Force 70, speaks at a hull swap ceremony between the guided-missile cruiser Cowpens (CG 63) and the guided-missile... more

Sailors cross the brow during a hull swap ceremony between the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS Cowpens (CG 63) and USS Antietam (CG 54).

Sailors cross the brow during a hull swap ceremony between the Ticonde...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 05, 2013) Sailors cross the brow during a hull swap ceremony between the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS Cowpens (CG 63) and USS Antietam (CG 54). Hull swaps, or ship rotatio... more

Capt. Tom Disy, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63), salutes Capt. Robert Tortora, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), at the conclusion of a hull swap ceremony.

Capt. Tom Disy, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS C...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 05, 2013) Capt. Tom Disy, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63), salutes Capt. Robert Tortora, commanding officer of the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam ... more

Rear Adm. Mark C. Montgomery, commander, Task Force 70, speaks at a hull swap ceremony as the guided-missile cruiser Cowpens (CG 63) is relieved by the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) at Fleet Activities Yokosuka.

Rear Adm. Mark C. Montgomery, commander, Task Force 70, speaks at a hu...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 05, 2013) Rear Adm. Mark C. Montgomery, commander, Task Force 70, speaks at a hull swap ceremony as the guided-missile cruiser Cowpens (CG 63) is relieved by the guided-missile cruiser USS... more

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63) arrives in San Diego after completing its forward-deployed mission and a hull swap with USS Antietam (CG 54).

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63) arriv...

SAN DIEGO (Apr. 08, 2013) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63) arrives in San Diego after completing its forward-deployed mission and a hull swap with USS Antietam (CG 54) in the U.S... more

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63) arrives in San Diego, from the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility after completing its forward-deployed mission

The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63) arriv...

SAN DIEGO (Apr. 08, 2013) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Cowpens (CG 63) arrives in San Diego, from the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility after completing its forward-deployed mission and ... more

Rear Adm. Mark Montgomery, commander of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5, congratulates the crew of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) on winning the Battle

Rear Adm. Mark Montgomery, commander of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5, ...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (May. 21, 2013) Rear Adm. Mark Montgomery, commander of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5, congratulates the crew of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54) on winning the B... more

Quartermaster 2nd Class Joseph Crosby, left, assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), marks a plotting chart while underway.

Quartermaster 2nd Class Joseph Crosby, left, assigned to the guided-mi...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jun. 25, 2013) Quartermaster 2nd Class Joseph Crosby, left, assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), marks a plotting chart while underway. Antietam is on patrol in the U.S.... more

Quartermaster Seaman Logan Price plots on a chart aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

Quartermaster Seaman Logan Price plots on a chart aboard the guided-mi...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jun. 26, 2013) Quartermaster Seaman Logan Price plots on a chart aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54). Antietam is on patrol in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility suppo... more

Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Adrien Stone prepares lunch for the crew aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54).

Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Adrien Stone prepares lunch for the crew...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jun. 26, 2013) Culinary Specialist 3rd Class Adrien Stone prepares lunch for the crew aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54). Antietam is on patrol in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of... more

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Everett Crockett, assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), acts as the landing enlisted specialist during flight operations.

Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Everett Crockett, assigned to the guided-mi...

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Jun. 26, 2013) Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class Everett Crockett, assigned to the guided-missile cruiser USS Antietam (CG 54), acts as the landing enlisted specialist during flight operations. Antiet... more