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USS Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group

PHILIPPINE SEA (Sept. 17, 2018) The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) leads a formation of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5 ships as U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress aircraft and U.S. Navy F/A-18 Hornets pass overhead for a photo exercise during Valiant Shield 2018. The biennial, U.S. only, field-training exercise focuses on integration of joint training among the U.S. Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps. This is the seventh exercise in the Valiant Shield series that began in 2006. U.S. Navy photo by MC3 Erwin MicianoPHILIPPINE SEA The aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) leads a formation of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5 ships as U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress aircraft and U.S. Navy F/A-18 Hornets pass overhead for a photo exercise during Valiant Shield 2018. The biennial, U.S. only, field-training exercise focuses on integration of joint training among the U.S. Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps. This is the seventh exercise in the Valiant Shield series that began in 2006. U.S. Navy photo by MC3 Erwin Miciano.

flagThinking outside the mailbox: Robins AFB first base to get
Intelligent Lockers
flagCamp Zama to hold road tax program next week
flagFirst Lady, President Officially Commission Navy Attack Submarine
flagOfficial Says DOD Is Working to Improve Military Housing
flagU.S. Sixth Fleet Establishes Naval Amphibious Forces Europe
Supporting Fully Integrated Navy-Marine Operations and Experimentation
flag101-year-old veteran promotes to major, reflects on service
flagSouthern Strike 2022 joint exercise concludes
flagDOD Must Take Action to Keep Tech Edge
flagPentagon Announces Deployments to Replace Forces in Europe
flagNetwork Modernization: The shift in warfare paradigm and how
Marine Corps installations are supporting
flag USS Frank E. Petersen Jr. Commissions
flagFY21 DAF Safety Awards announced
flagAFGSC commander addresses SASC subcommittee
flagFlexibility, Foster Care and Forever Homes: A Military Family’s Story of Compassion and Selflessness
flagU.S. Troops Train Ukrainians in Germany
flagDOD's Great Strength Is its People, Undersecretary Says
flagDOD Celebrates Military Spouse Appreciation Day
flagA centennial of achievement
flagNavy publishes FY23 CPO board details and timelines
flagIdeas wanted for 2022 AFIMSC Innovation Rodeo;
at least $1M up for grabs
flagJADC2 Implementation Plan Finalized, Signed by Defense Leadership
flagAmbassador Looks to Further Partnership With African Nations, DOD
flagAll-Black Female WWII Unit to Receive Congressional Gold Medal
flagExercise Obangame Express 2022 Concludes
flagUkrainians United in Resisting Russian Invasion
flagRussia and China Falsely Accusing Use of Biological Weapons
Against Russians, Say Officials
flagUS Naval Community College Begins Accepting Applications for
Military Studies; Nuclear Engineering Technology
flagU.S. Forces Join Norway’s Biennial Exercise Cold Response 22
flagSecNav Visits USS Gerald R. Ford to Celebrate
“100 Years of Carrier Aviation”
flagDOD Officials Discuss Advancements in Joint All-Domain
Command, Control
flagChanges Coming to Enlisted Joint Professional Military Education
flagService Academies Directed to Build Up
Sexual Assault Prevention Programs
flagAir Force medics continue deployments to civilian hospitals
and care facilities
flagNROTC Midshipmen Surface Warfare Officers Select First Shipss
flagUS destroyer makes Navy’s second trip through
Taiwan Strait this year
flagU.S. Central Command Releases Report on August Abbey Gate Attack
flagAnswering Your Questions About COVID-19 Testing
flagOfficial Says DOD Is Seeking Pathways to Better Integrate
Women Into Workforce
flag Inspiring Troops to Travel
flagNaval Community College Selects Alexandria College for
Nuclear Engineering Program
flagNaval Safety Command Established
flagAmerican, French, Italian Carrier Strike Groups Sail Together
in the Mediterranean Sea
flagU.S., in Lockstep With NATO Allies, Calls on Putin to Stand Down
flagKeel Authenticated for Future USS Harrisburg
flagHow the Marine Corps uses it to defeat evolving threats
flagDAF announces Spark Tank ‘22 finalists
flag From traveling with performers to covering presidents,
IMCOM-Europe professional has seen plenty
flagUS military drills with Pacific allies send a message
to China, expert says
flagMarines to halt separations and reprimands for razor bumps
flagMilitary OneSource Eases Tax Season Stress With Remote Tax
Support Through MilTax
flagGroups Work to Eliminate, Diminish Barriers to
Women's Military Service
flagArmed Services Blood Program Urges Donors to Step Up
flagMedical Leaders Address COVID-19 Concerns During Blue
Star Families Forum
flagNo VA Workers Have Been Fired over Vaccine Mandate,
with Less Than 1% Failing to Meet Deadline
flagNATO Kicks Off Vigilance Activity Neptune Strike 2022
flagNavy Interdicts Stateless Vessel Previously Caught
Smuggling Weapons
flagNavy Recruiting Gives Up To $50,000 In Shipping Bonuses
flagMarine Corps conducts third-party inspections for privatized housing
flag'A Journal for Jordan' Brings Soldier's Story of Love, Legacy to Lifen
flagUSS Arleigh Burke Completes Inaugural Forward Deployed Patrol
flagAdvanced Weapons Elevators Completed Aboard
USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
flagNavy Seizes 1,400 Assault Rifles During Illicit Weapons Interdiction
flagNY Army National Guard provides military funeral honors
for 8,485 families in 2021
flagPlans for Marine Corps Reserve to take on expanded role
in partnership with II MEF underway
flagNavy to Implement Drinking Water Recovery Plan
flagNavy Lights Gold Star Tree to Honor Families’ Lost Service Members
flagNavy Kicks off Maternity Uniform Pilot Program - Here are the Details
flagBiden Awards Medal of Honor to Soldiers
flagGender Relations Surveys Now Allow All Troops To Give Input
flagAlmost All Active Duty Service Members Receive Vaccines
flagMobile satellite system reduces communication gaps, increases naval interoperability
flagDOD Announces New Discharge Appeal Review Board Option
flagArtificial Intelligence Key to Maintaining Military, Economic
Advantages, Leaders Say
flagAustin Says U.S. Commitment to Israel Remains 'Ironclad'
flagU.S. Engagement Needed to Build Security, Prosperity
on African Continent
flagNavy Kicks Off SAAPM Month with a Call to Action – How You Can Help
flagAll Navy Commands to Conduct Climate Surveys – Here’s Why
flag'I feel like I’m with him': Gold Star mothers skydive in memory
of their sons
flagNavy officer under scrutiny for letter disparaging enlisted
sailors as ‘deviants’ and ‘perverts’
flagRewording of Navy Uniform Regs — Here's Why
flagRetired General Recalls Vietnam Deployment Was His First Trip
Out of U.S.
flagLeaders Testify About DOD Installation Resiliency Efforts
flagInternational Chiefs of Defense Condemn Use of Lethal Force
in Burma
flagCommemorating the Vietnam War
flagBiden Declares May 1 Deadline To Be Out of Afghanistan
'Hard to Meet'
flagCommission Begins 90-Day Look Into Sexual Assault in Military
flagAir Force eyes waivers for civilian-trained pilots, new ROTC
programs to fill shortage
flagHistory, hints of future in Navy's mothballed ships near Bremerton
flagDoctors found jet fuel in veteran’s lungs; he can’t get full benefits
flagCongressman calls for service members, veterans who stormed
the Capitol to be stripped of benefits
flagSEAC: DOD Will 'Move Fast' Against Extremism After Completion
of Stand Downs
flagGroup Arabian Sea Warfare Exercise 21 Underway in U.S. 5th Fleet
flagCNO, MCPON Answer COVID Vaccine Questions From the Fleet
flagNavy Shifts 2021 Fitness Cycle to July
flagArmy makes 'Harlem Hellfighters' nickname official after more
than a century
flagSoftware Modernization Means Moving Faster, Smarter
flagNaval Aviation Expands Readiness Cell to Include MH-60R/S
Helicopters
flagNew Defense Secretary Arrives at Pentagon,
Convenes COVID Meeting
flagDay One Message to the Force From Secretary of Defense
Lloyd J. Austin III
flagAustin discusses security threats with counterparts in Japan,
South Korea, soon after taking office
flagBiden ends Trump-ordered ban on transgender service members
flagU.S. Navy Conducts Interoperability With NATO in Black Sea
flagReport on Navy Laser, Railgun and Gun-Launched Guided Projectiles
flagFamily of still-missing WWII Medal of Honor recipient asks DOD to stop using his name
flagCourtney, Wittman Predict Biden Administration Will Stick With Current Navy Trajectory
flagDoD drops plan to give exchange shopping benefits to more than
a half million DoD civilians
flagMarines, Navy Moving Quickly on Light Amphib, Anti-Ship Missiles
to Create More Warfighting Options
flagCNO Gilday’s New Guidance Sets Clear Goals to Bring Lethality
to Surface Force
flagActing secretary of defense orders USS Nimitz to remain in the
Middle East following Iranian threats
flagDeath of Merrill’s Marauder veteran leaves only seven survivors
of the famed WWII unit
flagSteaming Into the New Year
flagNavy Modernizes Tuition Assistance Debt Payments
flagProgram Enables COVID-19 Patients to Safely Recover at Home
flagArmy K9 and handler honored for discovering IED cache in Syria
flagNavy challenges Vietnamese claims to seas around resort island
in South China Sea
flagEven with COVID-19 Challenges, Navy Hits FY-20 Retention
Benchmarks
flagApp for Military Resources Available to Service Members, Families
flagMilitary Marks Women, Peace and Security Program
flagMedal of Honor Spotlight: Marine Lance Cpl. Jedh Barker
flagDOD Takes New Measures to Address the Digitalization of
Domestic Violence
flagTrump fires Esper just days after election is called in favor of Biden
flagAir Force pilot earns Distinguished Flying Cross after landing
A-10 with damaged gear, no canopy
flagU.S. Navy, Marine Corps Commanders Sign Integrated
Maritime Campaign Support Plan
flagMilley Dedicates Gold Star Families' Exhibit In Pentagon
flagTroops Tell Esper that DOD Should Not Lose Focus on
Diversity, Inclusion
flagDuring WWII, a soldier stole a painting from a France chateau.
74 years later, he returned it.
flagInterior Department grants lifetime free access to National Parks
for veterans, Gold Star families
flagMilitary to Play Logistics-Only Role in COVID-19 Vaccine Effort
flagDOD Posts Webpage to Aid in Reporting Civilian Casualties
flagSpace Force Leader Charts Service's Galactic Mission
flagDealing With Stressors in Relationships
flagSecDef Dr. Mark T. Esper Leads Presidential Delegation in Kuwait City
to Meet With His Highness Amir Nawaf Al-Ahmad al-Sabah
flagPolicy Chief Outlines Changes to U.S. Defense Postures
in Germany, European Theater
flagWomen in the Military Academies: 40 Years Later
flagFace of Defense: Recruiting the Next Generation
flagNew Policy Makes U.S. More Competitive Partner
flagNAVSUP Reminds Sailors of 2020 Holiday Peak Mailing
Season Deadlines
flagMarine F-35s deploy to UK carrier in a first among allies
flagCarrier-launched airstrikes hit ISIS targets in Iraq as
USS Nimitz patrols Persian Gulf
flagNavy’s newest destroyer is named for a former top enlisted man
and Pearl Harbor survivor
flagSailors Receive Joint Service Achievement Medal for COVID-19 Efforts
flagNavy is Considering Opening Tattoo Parlors on its Bases
flagTop Leaders Discuss Diversity, Inclusion With Military
Members, Families
flagU.S. Works With Allies, Partners to Minimize Civilian Casualties
flagOldest living Marine veteran celebrates her 107th birthday
flagMedal of Honor Spotlight: Marine Lance Cpl. Jedh Barker
flagDOD Seeks Industry Input Into Dynamic Spectrum Sharing
flag'Tipping Point' Is Here for Nuclear Modernization, Defense Official Says
flagMilitary Must Continue Progress to Deter Competitors
flagPartnerships, Allies Critical to Defense Department Artificial
Intelligence
flagDOD Educates Military Service Members and Civilian Employees
on the Social Security Payroll Tax Deferral
flagService Members with Expiring ID Cards Need to Make
Appointments Immediately
flagLab Shifts Gears to Fight COVID-19
flagDOD Official Outlines U.S. Nuclear Deterrence Strategy
flagSecretary of the Navy Safety Excellence Awards Announced
flagCBD Product Ban Expanded to Include Lotions, Topical Applications
flagMontford Point Marines honored on the 78th anniversary
flagCelebrating Navy women: Perseverance and achievements
flagMarine Corps to build innovative wargaming center
flagDOD announces winners of the 2020 Commander in Chief's
Annual Award for Installation Excellence
flagDOD can lead microelectronics manufacturing back to U.S.
flagNavy announces new Ombudsmen-at-Large
flagEstablishment of Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Task Force
flagU.S. Navy Littoral Combat Ship USS St. Louis joins the fleet
flagU.S. Navy and NOAA sign agreement to improve nation’s
Unmanned Maritime Systems Operations
flagNavy issues guidance for 2020 E-6, E-7, and E-8 evaluations
due to COVID-19
flagNavy cancels fall E-4 exams, plans rank order advancements
flagNavy breaks ground on new archival complex
flagForward deployed duty: Why you want it
flagTeamwork in the South China Sea: Nimitz, Ronald Reagan Carrier
Strike Groups continue exercises
flagNavy awards contact for Medium Unmanned Surface Vehicle prototype
flagNavy Plans to Put USS Theodore Roosevelt Sailors in Guam
Hotel Rooms
flagMarines Won’t Cut Planned F-35 Buy Totals for Now,
But External Review Could Change That
flagCaptain of USS Theodore Roosevelt requests nearly 4,000 Sailors
be isolated as coronavirus spreads
flagFuture USS Fort Lauderdale Amphibious Transport Dock Ship Launched
flagNavy Offering Delayed Retirements, Separations to Help
Maintain Readiness During Pandemic
flagArmy Corps of Engineers Creates Alternative Care Facilities
flagLaunch of Space Force Largely Unaffected by Coronavirus,
Top Space Officer Says
flagChina calls USS McCampbell Taiway Strait transit provocative
flagJoint Team Ensures Hypersonic Test Success
flagMarine Corps Officials Hold a Defense Department News
Briefing on COVID-19 Efforts
flagOverseas Stop Movement Order in Response to COVID-19
flagSpecial pay authorized for some service members isolated
in temporary lodging
flagPentagon orders local units to stop reporting coronavirus
infections amid security concerns
flagPartnering With the U.S. Defense Industrial Base to Combat COVID-19
flagDepartment of Defense Tests Hypersonic Glide Body
flagNavy Authorizes COs to Relax Some Grooming Standards if Necessary
flagNavy Cancels Spring 2020 Fitness Cycle, Delays Advancement Exams
flagDOD Official Says There's Progress on Privatized Housing
Improvements
flagDOD’s Chief Management Officer Leads Servicewide Reviews
flagMyNavy Portal Introduces ZipServe
flagConstruction Begins on Bath Iron Works' First Flight III Arleigh
Burke-Class Destroyer
flag5G to Aid Warfighters, Thwart Adversaries
flagReadiness Up Across the Force, Chairman Says
flagF-35 Program Continues to Make Progress, DOD Official Says
flagNavy Accepts Delivery of Future USS Tripoli
flagSailors Could Use Lasers to Strip Paint Faster, More Safely,
Say Results From USS Carl Vinson
flagMedal of Honor Monday: Navy Vice Adm. James Stockdale
flagU.S., NATO Leaders Thank Troops for Afghanistan Service
flagMyCommissary Portal Open to New Patrons
flagU.S. Will Not Let China, Russia Deny Its Space Superiority,
DOD Officials Say
flagNavy launches program to protect Sailors from online exploitation
flagDOD Releases Military Spouse Licensure Report
flagMilitary Leaders Discuss Hypersonics, Supply Chain Vulnerabilities
flagExplorer With 'Titanic' Influence Hails Five-Decade Partnership
With Office of Naval Research
flagHere's the List of Military Clinics That Will No Longer Serve
Retirees, Families
flagBarred before, active-duty military can now file malpractice claims
flagNavy deploys pair of Tritons to Guam for unmanned
aerial vehicle’s Pacific debut
flagDOD Releases Report on Enhancing Security and
Stability in Afghanistan
flagEsper: More Comprehensive Vetting for Foreign Students on the Way
flagDOD Official Says 34 Service Members Injured by Iranian Blast
flagNew SEAC to Serve as Chairman's Eyes and Ears to Joint Force
flagNavy Will Name A Future Ford Class Aircraft Carrier After
WWII Hero Doris Miller
flagMilTax: Military OneSource Offers Free Tax Prep
flagU.S., French Military Leaders Discuss Terror Threat in West Africa
flagSpeed Must Be Put Back Into DOD, Hyten Says
flagDOJ Finds Pensacola Attack 'Act of Terrorism;' New Rules
for Foreign Military Students
flagOfficers See New Opportunities for Credentialing, Via Funding Pilot
flagThey've Got Your Back: A Sniper's Role Is Crucial
flagHyten: U.S. Service Members Are America's Great Power Edge
flagGoing for Gold for the Rosies
flagEsper: Information Indicated 'Broad Scale' Attack Within
'Matter of Days'
flagCongress overrules Pentagon plan to limit service members’
G.I. Bill benefits transfer to dependents
flag2nd Fleet Declares Full Operational Capability
flagDOD Launches Security Cooperation Certification Program
flagThe US military ran the largest stress test of its sealift fleet
in years. It’s in big trouble.
flagSenior DOD Official Describes Rationale for Attack
on Quds Force Commander



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