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SAN DIEGO (Jan. 16, 2020) – Aviation

200116-N-GA608-1003 SAN DIEGO (Jan. 16, 2020) – Aviation

200116-N-GA608-1003 SAN DIEGO (Jan. 16, 2020) – Aviation Support Equipment Technician 1st Class Kyle Mattocks takes the Chief Petty Officer advancement exam aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (... More

he LHA(R) will be the U.S. Navy�s newest multifunctional and most versatile amphibious assault ship.

he LHA(R) will be the U.S. Navy�s newest multifunctional and most vers...

Northrop Grumman Corporation (Jul. 18, 2005) The LHA(R) will be the U.S. Navys newest multifunctional and most versatile amphibious assault ship. It will incorporate enhanced aviation capabilities centered arou... More

Mrs. Silke B. Hagee, wife of GEN. Michael Hagee, Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, smashes a champagne bottle against the bow of the U.S. Navy Wasp Class Amphibious Assault Ship USS MAKIN ISLAND (LHD8) during its christening ceremony at Pascagoula, Miss., on Aug 19, 2006. Mrs. Hagee is the sponsor of the ship. The vessel is named to honor the daring raid by the 2nd Marine Raider Battalion against the Japanese-held Makin Island 64 years ago. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication 1ST Class Shawn P. Eklund) (Released)

Mrs. Silke B. Hagee, wife of GEN. Michael Hagee, Commandant of the U.S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pascagoula State: Mississippi (MS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MC1 Shawn P. Eklund, USN Release Status: Relea... More

The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits through the San Diego Bay Harbor to the Pacific Ocean.

The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transi...

SAN DIEGO (Jun. 30, 2008) The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits through the San Diego Bay Harbor to the Pacific Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Cl... More

Scout snipers from Weapons Company, Battalion Landing Team 3/1, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (11th MEU)

Scout snipers from Weapons Company, Battalion Landing Team 3/1, 11th M...

KUANTAN, Malaysia (Dec. 17, 2008) Scout snipers from Weapons Company, Battalion Landing Team 3/1, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (11th MEU) participate in a stalking exercise with snipers from the Malaysian arm... More

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, center, speaks with Quartermaster 2nd Class Jonathan Voldberg, left, and Commanding Officer Capt. Robert_George Kopas during a visit to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, center, speaks wit...

PASCAGULA, Miss. (Mar. 31, 2009) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead, center, speaks with Quartermaster 2nd Class Jonathan Voldberg, left, and Commanding Officer Capt. Robert_George Kopas during ... More

Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead speaks with Sailors while visiting the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

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

PASCAGULA, Miss. (Mar. 31, 2009) Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Gary Roughead speaks with Sailors while visiting the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) at Northup Grumman Ship Systems Ingall... More

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing signal enlisted (LSE) aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), directs an MH-53E Sea Dragon helicopter from HM-14 to a landing aboard the ship.

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing ...

GULF OF MEXICO (Jul. 12, 2009) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing signal enlisted (LSE) aboard the amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit Makin Island (LHD 8), directs... More

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing signal enlisted (LSE) aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), directs an Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter.

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing ...

CARIBBEAN SEA (Jul. 17, 2009) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing signal enlisted (LSE) aboard the amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit Makin Island (LHD 8), directs ... More

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing signal enlisted (LSE) aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), directs an Army CH-47 Chinook helicopter.

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing ...

CARIBBEAN SEA (Jul. 17, 2009) Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Della Smith, a landing signal enlisted (LSE) aboard the amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit Makin Island (LHD 8), directs ... More

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits the Caribbean Sea.

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits the Cari...

CARIBBEAN SEA (Jul. 17, 2009) The amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit Makin Island (LHD 8) transits the Caribbean Sea. Makin Island departed Pascagoula, Miss., July 10 and is currently circumnavigati... More

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits the Caribbean Sea.

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transits the Cari...

CARIBBEAN SEA (Jul. 17, 2009) The amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit Makin Island (LHD 8) transits the Caribbean Sea. Makin Island departed Pascagoula, Miss., July 10 and is currently circumnavigati... More

ailors assigned to the Wasp class-amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) man the rails

ailors assigned to the Wasp class-amphibious assault ship USS Makin Is...

SAN DIEGO (Sep. 14, 2009) Sailors assigned to the Wasp class-amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit Makin Island (LHD 8) man the rails as the ship approaches its homeport of San Diego. Makin Island is t... More

Chief Gas Turbine System Technician (Mechanical)  (Sel.) William Toten assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) holds his new baby for the first time after a two-month deployment

Chief Gas Turbine System Technician (Mechanical) (Sel.) William Toten...

SAN DIEGO (Sep. 14, 2009) Chief Gas Turbine System Technician (Mechanical) (Sel.) William Toten assigned to the amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit Makin Island (LHD 8) holds his new baby for the fi... More

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) pulls into her new homeport of San Diego.

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) pulls into her ne...

SAN DIEGO (Sep. 14, 2009) The amphibious assault ship Pre-Commissioning Unit Makin Island (LHD 8) pulls into her homeport of San Diego. Makin Island is the final amphibious assault ship built in the Wasp-class,... More

Rear Adm. Michael J. Lyden and Vice Adm. Derwood Curtis reveal a graphic logo for the Logistics Specialist rating specialist

Rear Adm. Michael J. Lyden and Vice Adm. Derwood Curtis reveal a graph...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 01, 2009) Rear Adm. Michael J. Lyden, commander of Naval Supply Systems Command, left, and Vice Adm. Derwood Curtis, commander of Naval Surface Forces Pacific Fleet, reveal a graphic logo for th... More

A CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM) 165 takes off from the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

A CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to Marine Medium Helicopte...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Oct. 13, 2009) A CH-53E Super Stallion helicopter assigned to Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM) 165 takes off from the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island is unde... More

Sailors prepare to bring the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) to life

Sailors prepare to bring the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island ...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 24, 2009) Sailors prepare to bring the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) to life during the ship's commissioning ceremony. (U.S. Marine photo by LCpl Meghan Gonzales) File# 091024... More

Marine Corps Gen. James T. Conway during the commissioning ceremony from the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island

Marine Corps Gen. James T. Conway during the commissioning ceremony fr...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 24, 2009) Rear Adm. Bill Landay, Vice Admiral Richard Hunt, Vice Adm. Kevin McCoy, Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, and U. S. congresswoman Susan Davis listen to a speech given by Commandant of the Marine... More

Sailors and Marines assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) begin to form up for the ship's commissioning.

Sailors and Marines assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin ...

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Oct. 24, 2009) Sailors and Marines assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) begin to form up for the ship's commissioning. Makin Island was officially commissioned dur... More

Thousands of friends, family and official guests watch as Sailors and Marines man the rails during the commissioning of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Thousands of friends, family and official guests watch as Sailors and ...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 24, 2009) Thousands of friends, family and official guests watch as Sailors and Marines man the rails during the commissioning of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Isla... More

U.S. Marines and Sailors man the rails during the commissioning ceremony of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island

U.S. Marines and Sailors man the rails during the commissioning ceremo...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 24, 2009) U.S. Marines and Sailors man the rails during the commissioning ceremony of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). (U.S. Marine photo by LCpl Meghan Gonzales) File# 0910... More

Sailors man the rails of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) during the ship's commissioning ceremony.

Sailors man the rails of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island ...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 24, 2009) Sailors man the rails of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) during the ship's commissioning ceremony. Makin Island was officially commissioned during a ceremony at Na... More

Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, delivers remarks during the commissioning ceremony for the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island

Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, delivers remarks during the commissioning cerem...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 24, 2009) Adm. Patrick M. Walsh, commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, delivers remarks during the commissioning ceremony for the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). (U.S. Marine photo by... More

USS Makin Island

USS Makin Island

USS Makin Island (LHD 8) was formally commissioned today in a ceremony on Naval Air Station North Island (NASNI). The ship dubbed the "Prius of Navy warships" arrived in San Diego in mid-September, three years ... More

An AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 is on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

An AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 is on th...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 05, 2009) An AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 is on the flight deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Harriers from VMA-311 became the first ... More

An AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 takes off from the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

An AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 takes of...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 05, 2009) An AV-8B Harrier assigned to Marine Attack Squadron (VMA) 311 takes off from the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Harriers from VMA-311 became the first AV-8B airc... More

 The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) launches its first NATO Sea Sparrow missile during combined combat system ship qualifications trials.

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) launches its fir...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Dec. 08, 2009) The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) launches its first NATO Sea Sparrow missile during combined combat system ship qualifications trials. (U.S. Navy photo) File# 0... More

Navigation personnel discuss bearings of USS Makin Island.

Navigation personnel discuss bearings of USS Makin Island.

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 25, 2010) Navigation Department Personnel aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) discuss ship bearings during a precision anchorage evolution. Makin Island is underway c... More

Medical Sailors work in ship lab.

Medical Sailors work in ship lab.

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jan. 26, 2010) Lt. Patrick Sweet, general medical officer aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), examines red blood cells with Hospital Corpsman 2nd Class Manuel Castro. The... More

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) launches a NATO Sea Sparrow missile from the forward NATO mount.

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) launches a NATO S...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 20, 2010) The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) launches a NATO Sea Sparrow missile from the forward NATO mount while underway off the coast of Southern California conducting ... More

Culinary Specialist 1st Class Marland Smith recites Martin Luther King Jr.'s

Culinary Specialist 1st Class Marland Smith recites Martin Luther King...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 22, 2010) Culinary Specialist 1st Class Marland Smith recites Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech during a Black History Month celebration aboard the amphibious assault ship USS... More

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu hook a cargo net of ammunition to an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter off the coast of Southern California. Peleliu is underway conducting an ammunition offload ... More

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) plug a ruptured pipe during a repair locker training drill.

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) pl...

SAN DIEGO (May. 26, 2010) Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) plug a ruptured pipe during a repair locker training drill. Makin Island is undergoing maintenance during a four-mon... More

Master Chief Culinary Specialist Marilyn Kennard leads the honor platoon during a burial at sea aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Master Chief Culinary Specialist Marilyn Kennard leads the honor plato...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jul. 15, 2010) Master Chief Culinary Specialist Marilyn Kennard leads the honor platoon during a burial at sea aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). (U.S. Navy photo by Chi... More

Petty Officer 1st Class Redor Rufo, religious program

Petty Officer 1st Class Redor Rufo, religious program

Petty Officer 1st Class Redor Rufo, religious program specialist (left), and Petty Officer 2nd Class Jason Cooper, religious program specialist, commit remains to the ocean during a burial at sea aboard the amp... More

Religious Program Specialist 1st Class Redor Rufo, left, and Religious Program Specialist 2nd Class Jason Cooper commit remains to the ocean.

Religious Program Specialist 1st Class Redor Rufo, left, and Religious...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Jul. 15, 2010) Religious Program Specialist 1st Class Redor Rufo, left, and Religious Program Specialist 2nd Class Jason Cooper commit remains to the ocean during a burial at sea aboard the amphi... More

Sailors assigned to the Air Department of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) man hose team one and two during a hangar bay fire drill.

Sailors assigned to the Air Department of the amphibious assault ship ...

SAN DIEGO (Aug. 10, 2010) Sailors assigned to the Air Department of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) man hose team one and two during a hangar bay fire drill. The drill is one of several eve... More

Lt. j.g. Lauryn Dempsey, assigned to the amphibious

Lt. j.g. Lauryn Dempsey, assigned to the amphibious

Lt. j.g. Lauryn Dempsey, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island, participates in a soccer game against the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard during Surface Line Week 2010 at Naval B... More

Culinary Specialist Seaman Jeff Teter, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), attempts to take second place from Sonar Technician (Surface) 1st Class Michael Summe.

Culinary Specialist Seaman Jeff Teter, assigned to the amphibious assa...

SAN DIEGO (Aug. 18, 2010) Culinary Specialist Seaman Jeff Teter, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), attempts to take second place from Sonar Technician (Surface) 1st Class Michael... More

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transport a simulated patient infected with a contagious disease from an experimental isolation unit during a Limited Objective Experiment.

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) tr...

SAN DIEGO (Aug. 19, 2010) Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transport a simulated patient infected with a contagious disease from an experimental isolation unit during a Limite... More

Limited Objective Experiment

Limited Objective Experiment

Sailors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) transport a simulated patient infected with a contagious disease from an experimental isolation unit during a Limited Objective Experiment. Th... More

Lt. j.g. Lauryn Dempsey participates in a soccer game against USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) during Surface Line Week 2010 .

Lt. j.g. Lauryn Dempsey participates in a soccer game against USS Bonh...

SAN DIEGO (Aug. 20, 2010) Lt. j.g. Lauryn Dempsey, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), participates in a soccer game against the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6... More

Sailors and honored guests stand at attention while the honor guard presents colors during the first change of command ceremony aboard USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Sailors and honored guests stand at attention while the honor guard pr...

SAN DIEGO (Aug. 27, 2010) Sailors and honored guests stand at attention while the honor guard presents colors during the first change of command ceremony aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD... More

Sideboys render honors as Capt. James W. Landers arrives for the first change of command ceremony aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Sideboys render honors as Capt. James W. Landers arrives for the first...

SAN DIEGO (Aug. 27, 2010) Sideboys render honors as Capt. James W. Landers arrives for the first change of command ceremony aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Landers relieved Capt. Ro... More

USS Makin Island

USS Makin Island

Sailors and honored guests stand at attention while the honor guard presents colors during the first change of command ceremony aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Capt. James W. Lander... More

Capt. James W. Landers and Capt. Robert G. Kopas render honors during the presentation of colors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Capt. James W. Landers and Capt. Robert G. Kopas render honors during ...

SAN DIEGO (Aug. 27, 2010) Capt. James W. Landers and Capt. Robert G. Kopas render honors during the presentation of colors aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) during the ship's first cha... More

Serving ice cream

Serving ice cream

Chief Petty Officer Alex Daplas, engineman, and Chief Petty Officer Redor Rufo, religion programs specialist, both newly pinned chief petty officers, serve ice cream during a karaoke and ice cream social aboard... More

Chief Engineman Alex Daplas and Chief Religion Programs Specialist Redor Rufo, both newly pinned chief petty officers, serve ice cream during a karaoke and ice cream social.

Chief Engineman Alex Daplas and Chief Religion Programs Specialist Red...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Sep. 18, 2010) Chief Engineman Alex Daplas and Chief Religion Programs Specialist Redor Rufo, both newly pinned chief petty officers, serve ice cream during a karaoke and ice cream social aboard ... More

 Sailors wash down the deck after an aqueous film forming foam (AFFF) systems check in the hangar bay aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Sailors wash down the deck after an aqueous film forming foam (AFFF) ...

PACIFIC OCEAN (Sep. 29, 2010) Sailors wash down the deck after an aqueous film forming foam (AFFF) systems check in the hangar bay aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). Makin Island is un... More

Marines on Makin Island Set Sail for San Francisco

Marines on Makin Island Set Sail for San Francisco

Marines from the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit, Command Element, stand in a promotion formation on the flight deck aboard the USS Makin Island as it approaches the Coronado Bay Bridge, outside of San Diego, Oc... More

Sgt. Maj. Scott T. Pile, 11th Marine Expeditionary

Sgt. Maj. Scott T. Pile, 11th Marine Expeditionary

Sgt. Maj. Scott T. Pile, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit sergeant major, left, and 1st Sgt. Jonathan L. Morris, Combat Logistics Battalion 11 sergeant major, scoop ice cream for Marines and sailors aboard USS Ma... More

A UH-1Y "Venom" with Marine Light Attack Helicopter

A UH-1Y "Venom" with Marine Light Attack Helicopter

A UH-1Y "Venom" with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367, aka Scarface, prepares to land on the flight deck of USS Makin Island Oct. 3. A Scarface detachment is supporting the aviation combat element of... More

A CH-46E "Sea Knight" from Marine Medium Helicopter

A CH-46E "Sea Knight" from Marine Medium Helicopter

A CH-46E "Sea Knight" from Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron 364, aka Purple Foxes, approaches the flight deck of the USS Makin Island, Oct. 3, landing behind a U.S. Navy HH-60 search-and-rescue helicopter. The... More

A Navy hovercraft transporting Marines and a light-armored

A Navy hovercraft transporting Marines and a light-armored

A Navy hovercraft transporting Marines and a light-armored vehicle from Camp Pendleton, Calif., approaches the well of USS Makin Island Oct. 4. The Marines are supporting the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit's sp... More

Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Henry, an aviation

Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Henry, an aviation

Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Henry, an aviation boatswains mate from Pearl City, Hawaii, guides an AH-1Z "Viper SuperCobra" landing aboard USS Makin Island Oct. 5. The attack helicopter was piloted by Capt. ... More

Marines man USS Makin Island's rails as the amphibious

Marines man USS Makin Island's rails as the amphibious

Marines man USS Makin Island's rails as the amphibious assault ship sails into San Francisco Bay Oct. 6. The Marines are part of the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit's special-purpose Marine air-ground task force... More

Marines with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, aka 2/7, pay

Marines with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, aka 2/7, pay

Marines with 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, aka 2/7, pay a visit to Lance Cpl. Aaron McNally, a rifleman with 2nd Battalion, 6th Marines, aka 2/6, at the Veterans Affairs Hospital here Oct. 7. Ten service members ... More

San Francisco Fleet Week 2010 Senior Leaders Seminar

San Francisco Fleet Week 2010 Senior Leaders Seminar

SAN FRANCISCO - Navy Vice Adm. Richard W. Hunt, United States 3rd Fleet commander, Nancy Ward, regional administrator of Region Nine for FEMA, Vice Adm. Manson K. Brown, Coast Guard Pacific Area commander and M... More

Adm. Brown presents at San Francisco Fleet Week 2010 Senior Leaders Seminar

Adm. Brown presents at San Francisco Fleet Week 2010 Senior Leaders Se...

SAN FRANCISCO - Coast Guard Pacific Area commander, Vice Adm. Manson K. Brown, presents the Coast Guard's response capabilities and organization at the San Francisco Fleet Week Senior Leaders Seminar aboard the... More

Maj. Dan Mcguire, assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron (HMLA) 367, gives a tour of the Navy's newest amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8)

Maj. Dan Mcguire, assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron ...

SAN FRANCISCO (Oct. 08, 2010) Maj. Dan Mcguire, assigned to Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron (HMLA) 367, gives a tour of the Navy's newest amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) to members of t... More

Staff Sgt. Justin Heathman, an explosive-ordnance-disposal

Staff Sgt. Justin Heathman, an explosive-ordnance-disposal

Staff Sgt. Justin Heathman, an explosive-ordnance-disposal technician with Combat Logistics Battalion 11, demonstrates the capabilities of a "Talon" EOD robot by controlling the machine to remove his hat at the... More

Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael P. Escasa, 21, listens

Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael P. Escasa, 21, listens

Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael P. Escasa, 21, listens to a Delsar life detector machine used in search-and-rescue missions here Oct. 8. Marines and sailors with the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit and USS Makin... More

Gunnery Sgt. Robert L. Lytle, 11th Marine Expeditionary

Gunnery Sgt. Robert L. Lytle, 11th Marine Expeditionary

Gunnery Sgt. Robert L. Lytle, 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit civil operations chief, speaks with David Stevenson of KTVU Fox 2 about training with the San Francisco Fire Department Oct. 8. Marines and sailors w... More

Cpl. Alexander W. Knight, 23, visits with Thomas Piggie

Cpl. Alexander W. Knight, 23, visits with Thomas Piggie

Cpl. Alexander W. Knight, 23, visits with Thomas Piggie III and his infant son, Thomas, in the nursery at the San Francisco General Hospital and Medical Center Oct. 9. Marines and sailors with the 11th Marine E... More

A bass relief at the Nob Hill Masonic Center here pays

A bass relief at the Nob Hill Masonic Center here pays

A bass relief at the Nob Hill Masonic Center here pays tribute to the fraternity's "brethren who died in the cause of freedom." Across the street in Huntington Park, the 1st Marine Division Band, from Camp Pend... More

San Francisco Fleet Week

San Francisco Fleet Week

Sailors assigned to the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island march in the Columbus Day Celebration Parade during San Francisco Fleet Week 2010. San Francisco Fleet Week highlights the history of ... More

Sailors assigned to the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) march in the Columbus Day Celebration Parade during San Francisco Fleet Week 2010.

Sailors assigned to the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Makin I...

SAN FRANCISCO (Oct. 10, 2010) Sailors assigned to the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) march in the Columbus Day Celebration Parade during San Francisco Fleet Week 2010. San Francisco... More

Sailors cut the cake at a U.S. 3rd Fleet reception aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8)

Sailors cut the cake at a U.S. 3rd Fleet reception aboard the amphibio...

SAN FRANCISCO (Oct. 11, 2010) Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Apprentice Andrew Salas, left, Vice Adm. Richard W. Hunt, commander of U.S. 3rd Fleet, and Lance Cpl. Charles Kelloge cut the cake at a U.S. 3rd Fleet r... More

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island is moored

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island is moored

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island is moored on Pier 13 at Naval Base San Diego.

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) is moored on Pier 13 at Naval Base San Diego.

The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) is moored on Pier...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 15, 2010) The amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) is moored on Pier 13 at Naval Base San Diego. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Joe Kane) File# 101015-N-9643K-021

The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) are moored next to each other at Naval Station San Diego.

The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and the amphi...

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 29, 2010) The amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) are moored next to each other at Naval Station San Diego. Bonhomme Ric... More

USS Makin Island

USS Makin Island

Sailors assigned to the in-port emergency team aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) fight a simulated class alpha fire in the berthing spaces. Makin Island is preparing for a deployment a... More

Sailors assigned to the in-port emergency team aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) fight a simulated class alpha fire in the berthing spaces.

Sailors assigned to the in-port emergency team aboard the amphibious a...

SAN DIEGO (Nov. 04, 2010) Sailors assigned to the in-port emergency team aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) fight a simulated class alpha fire in the berthing spaces. Makin Island is pr... More

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas Hicks speaks with Capt. Jim Landers, commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas Hicks speaks ...

SAN DIEGO (Nov. 08, 2010) Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas Hicks speaks with Capt. Jim Landers, commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), and Gas Turbin... More

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas Hicks speaks with Capt. Jim Landers, commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas Hicks speaks ...

SAN DIEGO (Nov. 08, 2010) Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas Hicks speaks with Capt. Jim Landers, commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), during a tour ... More

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Energy Thomas Hicks speaks with Capt. Jim Landers, commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island, and Petty Officer 1st Class Nicholas Ayres, gas ... More

Sailors speak with Monique Beauchamp, a public health educator from Naval Medical Center San Diego

Sailors speak with Monique Beauchamp, a public health educator from Na...

SAN DIEGO (Nov. 16, 2010) Sailors speak with Monique Beauchamp, a public health educator from Naval Medical Center San Diego, aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) during the command's fir... More

USS Makin Island

USS Makin Island

Sailors speak with Monique Beauchamp, a public health educator from Naval Medical Center San Diego, aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island during the command's first shipboard health fair. The fair... More

A view of the amphibious assault ships USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and USS Makin Island (LHD 8) in early morning fog

A view of the amphibious assault ships USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) an...

SAN DIEGO (Nov. 18, 2010) A view of the amphibious assault ships USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and USS Makin Island (LHD 8) in early morning fog at a shared pier at Naval Station San Diego. Bonhomme Richard is p... More

The amphibious assault ships USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), left, and USS Makin Island (LHD 8) are moored at Pier 13 at Naval Base San Diego.

The amphibious assault ships USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), left, and U...

SAN DIEGO (Nov. 26, 2010) The amphibious assault ships USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), left, and USS Makin Island (LHD 8) are moored at Pier 13 at Naval Base San Diego. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communicatio... More

A panorama composite photograph compiled from several images of Naval Base San Diego shows the amphibious assault ships USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

A panorama composite photograph compiled from several images of Naval ...

SAN DIEGO (Nov. 26, 2010) A panorama composite photograph compiled from several images of Naval Base San Diego shows the amphibious assault ships USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) and USS Makin Island (LHD 8) at the... More

USS Makin Island in San Diego

USS Makin Island in San Diego

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Rick West speaks with Command Master Chief Linda Handley during his first visit to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island. West visited Makin Island to meet with the... More

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Rick West speaks with Command Master Chief Linda Handley during his first visit to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Rick West speaks with Command M...

SAN DIEGO (Nov. 29, 2010) Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy Rick West speaks with Command Master Chief Linda Handley during his first visit to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). West vis... More

Laurie Hawn Aboard USS Makin Island

Laurie Hawn Aboard USS Makin Island

Laurie Hawn, Canadian member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence, is greeted by sideboys as he crosses the quarterdeck of the amphibious assault shi... More

Laurie Hawn, Canadian member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence, is greeted by sideboys.

Laurie Hawn, Canadian member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre and Par...

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 06, 2011) Laurie Hawn, Canadian member of Parliament for Edmonton Centre and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence, is greeted by sideboys as he crosses the quarterdeck of ... More

Air Traffic Controller 3rd Class Benjamine Byers, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), undergoes respirator mask testing in the ship's hangar bay.

Air Traffic Controller 3rd Class Benjamine Byers, assigned to the amph...

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 13, 2011) Air Traffic Controller 3rd Class Benjamine Byers, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), undergoes respirator mask testing in the ship's hangar bay. Makin Is... More

USS Makin Island

USS Makin Island

Petty Officer 3rd Class Benjamine Byers, an air traffic controller assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), undergoes respirator mask testing in the ship's hangar bay. Makin Island is c... More

Marines assigned to Combat Cargo attach a hoist to an SA330J Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4)

Marines assigned to Combat Cargo attach a hoist to an SA330J Puma heli...

ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 16, 2011) Marines assigned to Combat Cargo attach a hoist to an SA330J Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4) from the f... More

A CH-53E Super Stallion assigned to the Red Dragons of Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM) 268 Reinforced prepares to hoist an AV-8B Harrier engine

A CH-53E Super Stallion assigned to the Red Dragons of Marine Medium H...

ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 16, 2011) A CH-53E Super Stallion assigned to the Red Dragons of Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron (HMM) 268 Reinforced prepares to hoist an AV-8B Harrier engine from the flight deck of the am... More

Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4)

Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammuni...

ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 16, 2011) An SA330J Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4) prepares to hoist cargo from the flight deck of the amphibiou... More

Marines from Combat Cargo assigned to 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (11th MEU) move supplies across the flight deck aboard

Marines from Combat Cargo assigned to 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (...

ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 16, 2011) Marines from Combat Cargo assigned to 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit (11th MEU) move supplies across the flight deck aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8) durin... More

An SA330J Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4)

An SA330J Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo ...

ARABIAN SEA (Jan. 16, 2011) An SA330J Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Richard E. Byrd (T-AKE 4) delivers supplies to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Is... More

USS Makin Island

USS Makin Island

Petty Officer 1st Class Bradley Yoder, a fire controlman assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), signals to deploy a medical evacuation litter during a rescue swimmer communication tec... More

Fire Controlman 1st Class Bradley Yoder, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), signals to deploy a medical evacuation litter during a rescue swimmer communication techniques demonstration.

Fire Controlman 1st Class Bradley Yoder, assigned to the amphibious as...

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 18, 2011) Fire Controlman 1st Class Bradley Yoder, assigned to the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), signals to deploy a medical evacuation litter during a rescue swimmer communi... More

Flight Deck of USS Makin Island

Flight Deck of USS Makin Island

Lt. Sean Gannon, from Danville, Calif., stands over the Ouija board in flight deck control during a video shoot aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island. The video shoot, produced by Letca Films, is ... More

Lt. Sean Gannon stands over the Ouija board in flight deck control during a video shoot aboard USS Makin Island (LHD 8).

Lt. Sean Gannon stands over the Ouija board in flight deck control dur...

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 19, 2011) Lt. Sean Gannon, from Danville, Calif., stands over the Ouija board in flight deck control during a video shoot aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8). The video s... More

Lt. Jennifer McNab, medical dept. administrator aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), prepares to be interviewed during a video shoot for an officer recruiting film on the ship's flight deck.

Lt. Jennifer McNab, medical dept. administrator aboard the amphibious ...

SAN DIEGO (Jan. 20, 2011) Lt. Jennifer McNab, medical dept. administrator aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island (LHD 8), prepares to be interviewed during a video shoot for an officer recruiting f... More

USS Makin Island in San Diego

USS Makin Island in San Diego

Lt. Jennifer McNab, medical dept. administrator aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island, prepares to be interviewed during a video shoot for an officer recruiting film on the ship's flight deck. The... More

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