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Topic: operation inherent resolve

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Capt. Sterling Dawley, commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), holds an E5-only Captain's Call.

Capt. Sterling Dawley, commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class gui...

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 13, 2014) Capt. Sterling Dawley, commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), holds an E5-only Captain's Call. Bunker Hill is deployed in the U.... more

Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105), take notes during Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist training on the ship's mess decks.

Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer U...

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 20, 2014) Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105), take notes during Enlisted Surface Warfare Specialist training on the ship's mess decks. De... more

Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical) Fireman Apprentice, left, from Florence S.C., helps Ship's Serviceman Seaman John C. Paulino, from Bronxville, N.Y., during a chemical, biological, radiological general quarters drill.

Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical) Fireman Apprentice, left, f...

INDIAN OCEAN (Oct. 20, 2014) Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical) Fireman Apprentice, left, from Florence S.C., helps Ship's Serviceman Seaman John C. Paulino, from Bronxville, N.Y., during a chemical, bi... more

Interior Communications Electrician Seaman Jose Madrigal-Sanchez, from Modesto, Calif., monitors flight operation in the island camera room aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Interior Communications Electrician Seaman Jose Madrigal-Sanchez, from...

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 22, 2014) Interior Communications Electrician Seaman Jose Madrigal-Sanchez, from Modesto, Calif., monitors flight operation in the island camera room aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier ... more

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) conducts a live fire exercise of the MK38 25 mm machine gun system.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104)...

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 22, 2014) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) conducts a live fire exercise of the MK38 25 mm machine gun system. Sterett is deployed as part of the Carl Vi... more

Aviations perform maintenance on a catapult on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Aviations perform maintenance on a catapult on the flight deck of the ...

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 23, 2014) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Equipment) Airman Dana Brown, left, from Boston, and Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Equipment) Airman Kristian Campa, from San Diego, perform maintenance on a... more

Electronics Technician 2nd Class John Galvin stands guard during visit, board, search and seizure training aboard the Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57

Electronics Technician 2nd Class John Galvin stands guard during visit...

GULF OF ADEN (Oct. 23, 2014) Electronics Technician 2nd Class John Galvin stands guard during visit, board, search and seizure training aboard the Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG ... more

The Arleigh-Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) departs Duq'm, Oman after a routine port visit.

The Arleigh-Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) d...

DUQ\'M, OMAN (Oct. 25, 2014) The Arleigh-Burke class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) departs Duq'm, Oman after a routine port visit. Dewey is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility s... more

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) heave a line during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Joshua Humphreys (T-AO 188).

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

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 26, 2014) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) heave a line during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishmen... more

An EA-18G Growler from the Cougars of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 139 launches from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An EA-18G Growler from the Cougars of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ)...

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 28, 2014) An EA-18G Growler from the Cougars of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 139 launches from the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U... more

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) participate in a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Walter S. Diehl (T-AO 193).

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

RED SEA (Oct. 30, 2014) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) participate in a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS... more

Fireman Apprentice Dequan Fort demonstrates how to properly relieve a nozzleman during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Fireman Apprentice Dequan Fort demonstrates how to properly relieve a ...

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 31, 2014) Fireman Apprentice Dequan Fort demonstrates how to properly relieve a nozzleman during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Ca... more

Sailors man an M2HB .50-caliber machine gun during a general quarters  drill aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105).

Sailors man an M2HB .50-caliber machine gun during a general quarters ...

RED SEA (Oct. 31, 2014) Logistics Specialist Seaman Porsha D. De La Torre, right, and Ship's Serviceman 2nd Class Derome D. Smith man an M2HB .50-caliber machine gun during a general quarters drill aboard the ... more

Electrician's Mate Fireman Justin Miller simulates using the naval firefighting thermal imager during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70)

Electrician's Mate Fireman Justin Miller simulates using the naval fir...

ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 31, 2014) Electrician's Mate Fireman Justin Miller simulates using the naval firefighting thermal imager during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vins... more

Hose team members access a space during a general quarters drill aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) during a general quarters drill.

Hose team members access a space during a general quarters drill aboar...

RED SEA (Oct. 31, 2014) Hose team members access a space during a general quarters drill aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) during a general quarters drill. Dewey is dep... more

Sailors relax during a steel beach picnic on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors relax during a steel beach picnic on the flight deck of the Ni...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 02, 2014) Sailors relax during a steel beach picnic on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of res... more

Boatswain's Mate Seaman Anthony Marbell pets a bird aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101).

Boatswain's Mate Seaman Anthony Marbell pets a bird aboard the Arleigh...

GULF OF ADEN (Nov. 04, 2014) Boatswain's Mate Seaman Anthony Marbell pets a bird aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101). Gridley is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of ... more

Sailors recover an aircraft during night flight operations on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors recover an aircraft during night flight operations on the flig...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 05, 2014) Sailors recover an aircraft during night flight operations on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th... more

Sailors conduct a safety meeting aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101) before a replenishment-at-sea.

Sailors conduct a safety meeting aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided...

GULF OF ADEN (Nov. 07, 2014) Sailors conduct a safety meeting aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101) before a replenishment-at-sea. Gridley is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fle... more

Rear Admiral Christopher Grady, center, commander of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 1, speaks with Lt. David Lewis during a visit to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

Rear Admiral Christopher Grady, center, commander of Carrier Strike Gr...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 07, 2014) Rear Admiral Christopher Grady, center, commander of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 1, speaks with Lt. David Lewis during a visit to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bun... more

French military haplain Father Amaury Cariot presides over Catholic Mass aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN) 70.

French military haplain Father Amaury Cariot presides over Catholic Ma...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 08, 2014) French military haplain Father Amaury Cariot presides over Catholic Mass aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN) 70. Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th F... more

Damage Controlman 2nd Class Shane Rutherford practices using a portable exothermic cutting unit in the welding booth

Damage Controlman 2nd Class Shane Rutherford practices using a portabl...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 09, 2014) Damage Controlman 2nd Class Shane Rutherford practices using a portable exothermic cutting unit in the welding booth inside the Shipfitter Shop aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carr... more

Sailors participate in a steering exercise on the bridge of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors participate in a steering exercise on the bridge of the Nimitz...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 09, 2014) Sailors participate in a steering exercise on the bridge of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operati... more

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) sweep water into drains during a fresh water wash down.

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

RED SEA (Nov. 10, 2014) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) sweep water into drains during a fresh water wash down. Dewey is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area o... more

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 15 lowers a crate of ammunition.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Com...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 12, 2014) An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 15 lowers a crate of ammunition onto the forecastle of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile ... more

Lt. Mike Tremel, a Naval aviator with Strike Fighter Squadron-(VFA) 31, greets his family during a homecoming celebration.

Lt. Mike Tremel, a Naval aviator with Strike Fighter Squadron-(VFA) 31...

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (Nov. 14, 2014) Lt. Mike Tremel, a Naval aviator with Strike Fighter Squadron-(VFA) 31, greets his family during a homecoming celebration. VFA-31 returned home from a nine-month deployment a... more

Cmdr. Ted Riccardella, a Naval aviator with Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 213, embraces his family during a homecoming celebration.

Cmdr. Ted Riccardella, a Naval aviator with Strike Fighter Squadron (V...

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (Nov. 14, 2014) Cmdr. Ted Riccardella, a Naval aviator with Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 213, embraces his family during a homecoming celebration. VFA-31 returned home from a nine-month dep... more

A riverine command boat from Costal Riverine Squadron (RIVRON) 2 pulls alongside the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

A riverine command boat from Costal Riverine Squadron (RIVRON) 2 pulls...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 15, 2014) A riverine command boat from Costal Riverine Squadron (RIVRON) 2 pulls alongside the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52). Bunker Hill is deployed in the... more

A riverine command boat from Costal Riverine Squadron (RIVRON) 2 escorts the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52).

A riverine command boat from Costal Riverine Squadron (RIVRON) 2 escor...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 15, 2014) A riverine command boat from Costal Riverine Squadron (RIVRON) 2 escorts the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52). Bunker Hill is deployed in the U.S. 5t... more

Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Edward Perez prepares dinner for the crew of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105).

Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Edward Perez prepares dinner for the cre...

GULF OF ADEN (Nov. 16, 2014) Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Edward Perez prepares dinner for the crew of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105).Dewey is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fle... more

Chief Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical) Sergio Marquez prepares dinner for the crew of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105).

Chief Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical) Sergio Marquez prepar...

GULF OF ADEN (Nov. 16, 2014) Chief Gas Turbine System Technician (Electrical) Sergio Marquez prepares dinner for the crew of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105). Dewey is deploy... more

Sailors from the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) interact with students at the Regional Institute of Active Learning during a community service visit.

Sailors from the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) intera...

MANAMA, Bahrain (Nov. 17, 2014) Sailors from the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) interact with students at the Regional Institute of Active Learning during a community service visit. Bunker Hill ... more

Damage Controlman Fireman Brandon Algeo, left, teaches Sailors during a damage control university aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101).

Damage Controlman Fireman Brandon Algeo, left, teaches Sailors during ...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 17, 2014) Damage Controlman Fireman Brandon Algeo, left, teaches Sailors during a damage control university aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101). Grid... more

Sailors simulate repairing a main reduction gear during an engineering casualty training event aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101).

Sailors simulate repairing a main reduction gear during an engineering...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 17, 2014) Sailors simulate repairing a main reduction gear during an engineering casualty training event aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101). Gridley... more

Sailors participate in an engineering casualty training event from the central control station aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101).

Sailors participate in an engineering casualty training event from the...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 17, 2014) Sailors participate in an engineering casualty training event from the central control station aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101). Gridley... more

Damage Controlman Fireman Brandon Algeo, left, dons a gas mask as Damage Controlman 2nd Class Ethan McGee instructs him on how to achieve a proper fit.

Damage Controlman Fireman Brandon Algeo, left, dons a gas mask as Dama...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 17, 2014) Damage Controlman Fireman Brandon Algeo, left, dons a gas mask as Damage Controlman 2nd Class Ethan McGee instructs him on how to achieve a proper fit aboard the Arleigh Burke-class... more

Airman Dontavious Johnson cleans the canopy of an EA-18G Growler aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Airman Dontavious Johnson cleans the canopy of an EA-18G Growler aboar...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 19, 2014) Airman Dontavious Johnson, assigned to the Cougars of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 139, cleans the canopy of an EA-18G Growler aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl ... more

Damage Controlman 1st Class Brindan Jancuska, left, explains firefighting tactics to Sailors during a firefighting exercise aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101).

Damage Controlman 1st Class Brindan Jancuska, left, explains firefight...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 20, 2014) Damage Controlman 1st Class Brindan Jancuska, left, explains firefighting tactics to Sailors during a firefighting exercise aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer U... more

Sailors rig the barricade during a flight deck drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson

Sailors rig the barricade during a flight deck drill aboard the Nimitz...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 22, 2014) Sailors rig the barricade during a flight deck drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of respons... more

Sailors prepare to rig the barricade during a flight deck drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors prepare to rig the barricade during a flight deck drill aboard...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 22, 2014) Sailors prepare to rig the barricade during a flight deck drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area... more

Sailors run during the Turkey Trot 5K on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors run during the Turkey Trot 5K on the flight deck of the Nimitz...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 23, 2014) Sailors run during the Turkey Trot 5K on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of respons... more

Interior Communications Electrician Seaman Jason Buccellato performs maintenance on a sound-powered telephone aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101).

Interior Communications Electrician Seaman Jason Buccellato performs m...

STRAIT OF HORMUZ (Nov. 24, 2014) Interior Communications Electrician Seaman Jason Buccellato performs maintenance on a sound-powered telephone aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley... more

First class petty officer selectees attend professional development training aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

First class petty officer selectees attend professional development tr...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 24, 2014) First class petty officer selectees attend professional development training aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5... more

Sailors participate in a fire drill in the hangar bay aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors participate in a fire drill in the hangar bay aboard the Nimit...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 24, 2014) Sailors participate in a fire drill in the hangar bay aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of respon... more

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) man a phone and distance line during an underway replenishment.

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Mi...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 25, 2014) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) man a phone and distance line during an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Comman... more

Seaman Henri Thomas sands the hull of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101).

Seaman Henri Thomas sands the hull of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-m...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 25, 2014) Seaman Henri Thomas sands the hull of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101). Gridley is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility suppor... more

Quartermasters consult a log book aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101).

Quartermasters consult a log book aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guide...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 25, 2014) Quartermasters consult a log book aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101). Gridley is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility sup... more

Fire Controlman 3rd Class Brent Puckett heaves a line aboard the Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57).

Fire Controlman 3rd Class Brent Puckett heaves a line aboard the Arlei...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 25, 2014) Fire Controlman 3rd Class Brent Puckett heaves a line aboard the Arleigh Burke-Class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) during an underway replenishment with the Militar... more

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101) fires its MK 45 5-inch 54/62 caliber lightweight gun during a live-fire exercise.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101)...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 26, 2014) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101) fires its MK 45 5-inch 54/62 caliber lightweight gun during a live-fire exercise. Gridley is deployed in the U... more

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7).

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104)...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 26, 2014) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104) conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE... more

Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) serve dinner on Thanksgiving day.

Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) serve din...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 27, 2014) Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) serve dinner on Thanksgiving day. Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting Operat... more

Capt. Karl Thomas, commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), serves food on the mess decks during Thanksgiving dinner.

Capt. Karl Thomas, commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft car...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 27, 2014) Capt. Karl Thomas, commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), serves food on the mess decks during Thanksgiving dinner. Carl Vinson is deploye... more

Capt. Karl Thomas, commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), serves food to Sailors on the mess decks during Thanksgiving dinner.

Capt. Karl Thomas, commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft car...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 27, 2014) Capt. Karl Thomas, commanding officer of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), serves food to Sailors on the mess decks during Thanksgiving dinner. Carl Vinson... more

Master Chief Electronics Technician Timothy Tony serves food on the mess decks during Thanksgiving dinner aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Master Chief Electronics Technician Timothy Tony serves food on the me...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 27, 2014) Master Chief Electronics Technician Timothy Tony serves food on the mess decks during Thanksgiving dinner aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vin... more

The French navy anti-air frigate FS Jean Bart (D615) is underway with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

The French navy anti-air frigate FS Jean Bart (D615) is underway with ...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 28, 2014) The French navy anti-air frigate FS Jean Bart (D615) is underway with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area ... more

The French navy anti-air frigate FS Jean Bart (D615) is underway  alongside the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

The French navy anti-air frigate FS Jean Bart (D615) is underway alon...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 28, 2014) The French navy anti-air frigate FS Jean Bart (D615) is underway alongside the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of resp... more

Aircraft make arrested recoveries on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the ship conducts flight operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.

Aircraft make arrested recoveries on the flight deck of the Nimitz-cla...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 28, 2014) Aircraft make arrested recoveries on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) as the ship conducts flight operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area ... more

A Sailor performs maintenance on an F/A-18C Hornet in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

A Sailor performs maintenance on an F/A-18C Hornet in the hangar bay o...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 28, 2014) Aviation Electrician's Mate 2nd Class Glenn Morgan, from the Stringers of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 113, performs maintenance on an F/A-18C Hornet in the hangar bay of the Nimit... more

Sailors participate in a safety brief aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101).

Sailors participate in a safety brief aboard the Arleigh Burke-class g...

GULF OF OMAN (Nov. 29, 2014) Sailors participate in a safety brief aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101). Gridley is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility... more

Sailors man the helm aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105).

Sailors man the helm aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile des...

SALALAH, OMAN (Nov. 29, 2014) Sailors man the helm aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105). Dewey is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting Operatio... more

Sailors brace for shock during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors brace for shock during a general quarters drill aboard the Nim...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 29, 2014) . Sailors brace for shock during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of r... more

Sailors participate in a bingo night on the mess decks aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors participate in a bingo night on the mess decks aboard the Nimi...

ARABIAN GULF (Nov. 30, 2014) Sailors participate in a bingo night on the mess decks aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of respo... more

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Anthony Marbell fills out the boat report on the boat deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101).

Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Anthony Marbell fills out the boat report o...

GULF OF OMAN (Dec. 01, 2014) Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Jeffery Jenkins, left, and Seaman Apprentice Henri Thomas prepare to paint the Slewing Arm Davit (SLAD) aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile dest... more

Sailors move a pallet of supplies across the flight deck during a vertical replenishment aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101).

Sailors move a pallet of supplies across the flight deck during a vert...

GULF OF OMAN (Dec. 02, 2014) Sailors move a pallet of supplies across the flight deck during a vertical replenishment aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG-101). Gridley is de... more

Sailors shift colors on the flight deck of the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) as the ship departs Salalah, Oman, after a port visit.

Sailors shift colors on the flight deck of the guided-missile destroye...

SALALAH, Oman (Dec. 03, 2014) Sailors shift colors on the flight deck of the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) as the ship departs Salalah, Oman, after a port visit. Dewey is deployed in the U.S. 5th... more

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 15 prepares to land on the flight of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Com...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 04, 2014) An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter from the Red Lions of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 15 prepares to land on the flight of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN ... more

The British Royal Navy frigate HMS Kent (F78) is underway with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

The British Royal Navy frigate HMS Kent (F78) is underway with the Nim...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 05, 2014) The British Royal Navy frigate HMS Kent (F78) is underway with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of resp... more

 The British Royal Navy frigate HMS Kent (F78) is underway with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

The British Royal Navy frigate HMS Kent (F78) is underway with the Ni...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 05, 2014) The British Royal Navy frigate HMS Kent (F78) is underway with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of resp... more

Damage Controlman Fireman Christian Ramirez, right, coaches a Sailor on how to properly relieve a nozzleman during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Damage Controlman Fireman Christian Ramirez, right, coaches a Sailor o...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 05, 2014) Damage Controlman Fireman Christian Ramirez, right, coaches a Sailor on how to properly relieve a nozzleman during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier ... more

Engineman 3rd Class Deana Martinez inspects emergency diesel generators aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Engineman 3rd Class Deana Martinez inspects emergency diesel generator...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 06, 2014) Engineman 3rd Class Deana Martinez inspects emergency diesel generators aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fl... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares for flight operations.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares fo...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 08, 2014) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares for flight operations. Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting Operation ... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares for flight operations. Carl Vinson is deployed

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares fo...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 08, 2014) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares for flight operations. Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting Operation ... more

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares for flight operations in the Arabian Gulf.

The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares fo...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 08, 2014) The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) prepares for flight operations in the Arabian Gulf. Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility s... more

Culinary Specialist 1st Class Decarlo Drawhorn inventories supplies aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57)

Culinary Specialist 1st Class Decarlo Drawhorn inventories supplies ab...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 09, 2014) Culinary Specialist 1st Class Decarlo Drawhorn inventories supplies aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) during a replenishment-at-sea with ... more

The Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) steams alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a replenishment-at-sea.

The Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 10, 2014) The Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) steams alongside the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) during a replenishment-at-sea. Ca... more

The guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104), center, transits alongside the Jiangkai II CNS Yun Chang (FFG571),

The guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104), center, transits a...

GULF OF ADEN (Dec. 11, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104), center, transits alongside the Jiangkai II CNS Yun Chang (FFG571), left, and the Fuchi-class replenishment ship CNS Chao Hu (AOR ... more

The guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104), left, transits alongside the Jiangkai II CNS Yun Chang (FFG571),

The guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104), left, transits alo...

GULF OF ADEN (Dec. 11, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS Sterett (DDG 104), left, transits alongside the Jiangkai II CNS Yun Chang (FFG571), right, and the Fuchi-class replenishment ship CNS Chao Hu (AOR 8... more

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) move cargo during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Kanawha (T-AO 196).

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

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Dec. 13, 2014) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) move cargo during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishme... more

Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) connect a replenishment station during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Kanawha (T-AO 196).

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

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Dec. 13, 2014) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) connect a replenishment station during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Comm... more

Lt. j.g. Jermaine D. Jackson uses a phone on the bridge wing of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Kanawha (T-AO 196).

Lt. j.g. Jermaine D. Jackson uses a phone on the bridge wing of the Ar...

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Dec. 13, 2014) Lt. j.g. Jermaine D. Jackson uses a phone on the bridge wing of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) during a replenishment-at-sea with the Mili... more

Sailors take part in a steel beach picnic on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors take part in a steel beach picnic on the flight deck of the Ni...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 14, 2014) Sailors take part in a steel beach picnic on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of res... more

Sailors participate in rifle qualifications on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors participate in rifle qualifications on the flight deck of the ...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 14, 2014) Sailors participate in rifle qualifications on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of r... more

Sailors take notes during an enlisted aviation warfare specialist rodeo in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors take notes during an enlisted aviation warfare specialist rode...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 14, 2014) Sailors take notes during an enlisted aviation warfare specialist rodeo in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in t... more

Sailors take notes during an enlisted aviation warfare specialist rodeo in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors take notes during an enlisted aviation warfare specialist rode...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 14, 2014) Sailors take notes during an enlisted aviation warfare specialist rodeo in the hangar bay of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in t... more

Fire Controlman 3rd Class Richard Philmlee paints miniature figurines aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101).

Fire Controlman 3rd Class Richard Philmlee paints miniature figurines ...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 14, 2014) Fire Controlman 3rd Class Richard Philmlee paints miniature figurines aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101). Gridley is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of re... more

Sailors heave around on a line on the deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101) during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Walter S. Diehl (T-AO 193).

Sailors heave around on a line on the deck of the Arleigh Burke-class ...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 15, 2014) Sailors heave around on a line on the deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101) during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command ... more

The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Walter S. Diehl (T-AO 193)transfers cargo to the deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101) during a replenishment-at-sea.

The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Walter S. ...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 15, 2014) The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Walter S. Diehl (T-AO 193)transfers cargo to the deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DD... more

The guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) lights up its mast during night delayed landing qualifications with the Desert Hawks

The guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) lights up its mast ...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 15, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) lights up its mast during night delayed landing qualifications with the Desert Hawks of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26. M... more

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Desert Hawks of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26 during night vertical replenishment and delayed landing qualifications aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57).

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Desert Hawks of Helicopt...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 15, 2014) Boatswain's Mate 2nd Class John Acheson signals to a Sailor after removing chocks and chains from an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Desert Hawks of Helicopter Sea Combat... more

Sailors refuel an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Desert Hawks of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26.

Sailors refuel an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Desert Ha...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 15, 2014) Sailors refuel an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Desert Hawks of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26 during night delayed landing qualifications aboard the guided-mi... more

Fire Controlman 1st Class Bryan T. Courtney mans a hose during a fresh water washdown of the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105).

Fire Controlman 1st Class Bryan T. Courtney mans a hose during a fresh...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 16, 2014) Fire Controlman 1st Class Bryan T. Courtney mans a hose during a fresh water washdown of the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105). Dewey is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet ar... more

Holiday greetings from schools in Virginia decorate the mess deck aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57).

Holiday greetings from schools in Virginia decorate the mess deck aboa...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 16, 2014) Holiday greetings from schools in Virginia decorate the mess deck aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57). Mitscher is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of respo... more

Sailors conduct chemical, biological and radiological training aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101).

Sailors conduct chemical, biological and radiological training aboard ...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 16, 2014) Sailors conduct chemical, biological and radiological training aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101). Gridley is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fle... more

Cryptologic Technician (Maintenance) 2nd Class Eva MacFarland lights a menorah during the second day of Hanukkah aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101).

Cryptologic Technician (Maintenance) 2nd Class Eva MacFarland lights a...

INDIAN OCEAN (Dec. 17, 2014) Cryptologic Technician (Maintenance) 2nd Class Eva MacFarland lights a menorah during the second day of Hanukkah aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101). Gridley i... more

Fire Controlman 1st Class Jason Woitekaitis calls for more Sailors while heaving a line aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) during an underway replenishment.

Fire Controlman 1st Class Jason Woitekaitis calls for more Sailors whi...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 18, 2014) Fire Controlman 1st Class Jason Woitekaitis calls for more Sailors while heaving a line aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) during an underway replenishment wi... more

Sailors heave a line aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) to connect a fuel pump during an underway replenishment.

Sailors heave a line aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher ...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 18, 2014) Sailors heave a line aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mitscher (DDG 57) to connect a fuel pump during an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Command fast combat ... more

Sailors fight a simulated fire aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105).

Sailors fight a simulated fire aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS...

RED SEA (Dec. 18, 2014) Sailors fight a simulated fire aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105). Dewey is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility supporting Operation Inherent Resol... more

Sailors investigate the hangar bay during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors investigate the hangar bay during a general quarters drill abo...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 19, 2014) Sailors investigate the hangar bay during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet a... more

Sailors fight a simulated fire during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70).

Sailors fight a simulated fire during a general quarters drill aboard ...

ARABIAN GULF (Dec. 19, 2014) . Sailors fight a simulated fire during a general quarters drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Carl Vinson is deployed in the U.S. 5th Fleet are... more

The guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201).

The guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) conducts a replenishm...

RED SEA (Dec. 19, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS Dewey (DDG 105) conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201). Dewey is deployed i... more