Your Navy TODAY – Djibouti, Singapore, Atlantic Ocean

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.

Landing craft air cushion (LCAC) vehicles assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU)  4, embarked aboard the multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5), wait on a beach to carry troops and equipment back to the ship during sustainment training ashore.

Landing craft air cushion (LCAC) vehicles assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4 wait on a beach to carry troops and equipment back to the ship during sustainment training ashore.

Aircraft from Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 8 fly in formation over the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77).

Aircraft from Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 8 fly in formation over the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77).

Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) complete carrier qualifications.

Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) complete carrier qualifications.

In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors form a blue ribbon on the ship's flight deck.

In honor of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors form a blue ribbon on the ship’s flight deck.

Sailors and Marines man the rails as the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) pulls in to Port Everglades, Fla., for Fleet Week Port Everglades.

Sailors and Marines man the rails as the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) pulls in to Port Everglades, Fla., for Fleet Week Port Everglades.

The Virginia-class attack submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777) is moored at Changi Naval Base in Singapore.

The Virginia-class attack submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777) is moored at Changi Naval Base in Singapore.

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Your Navy TODAY – Djibouti, Singapore, Atlantic Ocean