Your Navy TODAY – Gulf of Oman, Arabian Gulf, Mediterranean Sea

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.

Aviation Boatswain's Mate (Handling) 1st Class Ruben Anderson directs air traffic while an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22 prepares to deliver cargo to the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a replenishment-at-sea.

Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Handling) 1st Class Ruben Anderson directs air traffic while an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter prepares to deliver cargo to USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a replenishment-at-sea.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61), left,  receives supplies from the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS John Lenthall (T-AO 189) during a replenishment-at-sea.

The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61), left, receives supplies from USNS John Lenthall (T-AO 189) during a replenishment-at-sea.

Aviation Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Fabian Rojas (left) and Aviation Machinist's Mate 1st Class Alfredo Cosme, assigned to the "Dusty Dogs" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 7, perform torque checks on the main rotor head of an MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter in the hangar bay of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).

Aviation Machinist’s Mate 2nd Class Fabian Rojas (left) and Aviation Machinist’s Mate 1st Class Alfredo Cosme perform torque checks on the main rotor head of an MH-60S Knighthawk helicopter in the hangar bay of USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75).

Visit, board, search and seizure team members aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56) work on rifle handling techniques on the fantail in the Arabian Gulf.

Visit, board, search and seizure team members aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56) work on rifle handling techniques on the fantail in the Arabian Gulf.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dusty Dogs of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 7 takes off from the flight deck of the guided-missile destroyer USS Bulkeley (DDG 84) in the Gulf of Oman.

An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Dusty Dogs of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 7 takes off from the flight deck of USS Bulkeley (DDG 84) in the Gulf of Oman.

Quartermaster Seaman Keaira Putman, raises the ensign aboard USS Makin Island (LHD 8) during sea and anchor detail.

Quartermaster Seaman Keaira Putman, raises the ensign aboard USS Makin Island (LHD 8) during sea and anchor detail.

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Your Navy TODAY – Gulf of Oman, Arabian Gulf, Mediterranean Sea