Peleliu Stomping Out Domestic Abuse

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, USA Women’s Soccer goalie Hope Solo, singer Chris Brown, and actor’s Charlie Sheen and Mel Gibson are all stars in their respective industries, but also have something else in common, they’ve all committed domestic abuse.
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Exercise Clear Horizon 2014 to Hone Mine Countermeasures, Enhance Cooperation

The U.S. and Republic of Korea navies will participate in Exercise Clear Horizon, October 20—24, in waters south of the Korean peninsula.
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MARINETTE, Wis. (Oct. 18 , 2014)


Ship’s sponsor Barbara Levin breaks a bottle of champagne across the bow during the christening ceremony for the littoral combat ship Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) Detroit (LCS 7) at Marinette Marine Corp. shipyard in Marinette, Wis. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist Sam Shavers (Released) 141018-N-AC887-002
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USNA Hosts ‘Girls Only’ STEM Day

The U.S. Naval Academy’s (USNA) Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) program hosted a “Girls Only STEM Day” for middle school-age girls Saturday, Oct. 18, in Rickover Hall.
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USS Constitution Conducts Final Underway Demonstration Until 2018

The crew of USS Constitution embarked on their final Boston Harbor underway demonstration aboard Old Ironsides this year, Oct. 17.
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ARABIAN GULF (Oct. 18, 2014)


The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), bottom, relieves USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) in the Arabian Gulf. George H.W. Bush will soon depart the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility for its homeport at Norfolk, Va., and Carl Vinson will take over support of maritime security operations, strike operations in Iraq and Syria as directed, and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Korrin Kim (Released) 141018-N-MW031-228
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NYPD Celebrates Navy’s 239th Birthday

Members of New York Police Department honored their dual heritage as police officers and sailors at a U.S. Navy birthday ceremony held at NYPD headquarters Oct. 17.
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Navy’s New CAP Policy—— 5 Things You Need to Know

Earlier this year, the Chief of Naval Personnel announced updates to the Command Advancement Program (CAP) for active component (AC) and Reserve component (RC) and a shift from a calendar to a fiscal year timeline for CAP and Navy Recruiter Meritorious Advancement Program (NRMAP), starting Oct. 1.
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WASHINGTON (Oct. 17, 2014)


Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus presents Gen. James F. Amos with a Distinguished Service Medal during a change of command and subsequent retirement ceremony at the Marine Corps Barracks in Washington, D.C. Amos was relieved of his duties as 35th commandant of the Marine Corps by Gen. Joseph Dunford. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Armando Gonzales (Released) 141017-N-LV331-001
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USS Coronado (LCS 4) Conducts Dynamic Interface Testing with MQ-8B Fire Scout

Sailors aboard USS Coronado (LCS 4) recently conducted dynamic interface testing with the MQ-8B Fire Scout Vertical Take-Off and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV) NAVSEA announced Oct. 16.
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