Your Navy TODAY – Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Oman, Yokosuka, Djibouti, Arabian Gulf

On any given day, in your 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.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) fires its MK45 5-inch gun during a live-fire exercise in the Atlantic Ocean.

The guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) fires its MK45 5-inch gun during a live-fire exercise in the Atlantic Ocean.

Sailors assigned to the deck department guide pallets from the USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) to the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a replenishment-at-sea in the Gulf of Oman.

Sailors assigned to the deck department guide pallets from the USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) to the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a replenishment-at-sea in the Gulf of Oman.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter lifts a supply pallet from from USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) during a replenishment-at-sea with the the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) in the Gulf of Oman.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter lifts a supply pallet from from USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) during a replenishment-at-sea with the the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) in the Gulf of Oman.

Sailors watch a New Year's Eve fireworks show from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) in Yokosuka, Japan.

Sailors watch a New Year’s Eve fireworks show from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) in Yokosuka, Japan.

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11 pour concrete for a project on Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti.

Seabees assigned to Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 11 pour concrete for a project on Camp Lemonnier in Djibouti.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter sits on the flight deck of the Italian Navy aircraft carrier ITS Cavour (550) while the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) transits alongside in the Arabian Gulf.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter sits on the flight deck of the Italian Navy aircraft carrier ITS Cavour (550) while the amphibious assault ship USS Boxer (LHD 4) transits alongside in the Arabian Gulf.

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Your Navy TODAY – Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Oman, Yokosuka, Djibouti, Arabian Gulf