This Week in YOUR Navy: Jan. 31 – Feb. 5

On any given day, in your U.S. Navy, our team of more than 600,000 professional Sailors and civilians are working together around the globe to perform our mission: deter aggression and, if deterrence fails, win our Nation’s wars. It is not possible to share every aspect of this global team but, through this blog, we offer you a glimpse of what these men and women do on a daily basis.  Don’t forget to scroll to the bottom for a current status of YOUR U.S. Navy!

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 3, 2015) A rainbow forms over the bow of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 3, 2015) A rainbow forms over the bow of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 4, 2015) Graduate students from Virginia Tech demonstrate the capabilities of the Office of Naval Research-sponsored Shipboard Autonomous Firefighting Robot (SAFFiR) in the exhibit hall during the Naval Future Force Science and Technology EXPO.

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 4, 2015) Graduate students from Virginia Tech demonstrate the capabilities of the Office of Naval Research-sponsored Shipboard Autonomous Firefighting Robot (SAFFiR) in the exhibit hall during the Naval Future Force Science and Technology EXPO.

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 4, 2015) Sailors participate in hose handling training on the fantail of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 4, 2015) Sailors participate in hose handling training on the fantail of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74).

FORT MEADE, Md. (Feb. 3, 2015) Chief of Naval Personnel (CNP) Vice Adm. Bill Moran and Fleet Master Chief of Manpower, Personnel, Training and Education April Beldo speak to Sailors during a world-wide all-hands call at Defense Media Activity at Fort George G. Meade, Md.

FORT MEADE, Md. (Feb. 3, 2015) Chief of Naval Personnel (CNP) Vice Adm. Bill Moran and Fleet Master Chief of Manpower, Personnel, Training and Education April Beldo speak to Sailors during a world-wide all-hands call at Defense Media Activity at Fort George G. Meade, Md.

PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 05, 2015) Sailors cross the brow of the guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey (DDG 97) after arriving at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after a seven-month deployment to the western Pacific region.

PEARL HARBOR (Feb. 05, 2015) Sailors cross the brow of the guided-missile destroyer USS Halsey (DDG 97) after arriving at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam after a seven-month deployment to the western Pacific region.

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 4, 2015) Navy Diver 2nd Class Paul Orbegoso, from Glen Ellen, Ill., assigned to Ship Repair Facility, Japan Regional Maintenance Center, Yokosuka, surfaces after a dive on the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73).

YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb. 4, 2015) Navy Diver 2nd Class Paul Orbegoso, from Glen Ellen, Ill., assigned to Ship Repair Facility, Japan Regional Maintenance Center, Yokosuka, surfaces after a dive on the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73).

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This Week in YOUR Navy: Jan. 31 – Feb. 5