“Faces of the Fleet” is a collection of images of Sailors serving our country in the greatest and most technologically advanced Navy in the world. These fine men and women are leading from the deck plates and completing missions around the globe. This is your fleet and these are your Sailors! GO NAVY!
Aviation Boatswains Mate (Handling) 3rd Class Chinedu Darlington directs a firefighting team during a fire drill aboard the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Chandler Harrell/Released)
Seaman Briana Lewis stands watch on the bridge of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) as the ship goes underway for the first time in four years. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Josue L. Escobosa/Released)
Cmdr. Ladislao Montero, executive officer of the “Cougars” of Electronic Attack Strike Squadron (VAQ) 139, performs his pre-flight inspections on an EA-18G Growler aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) during a group sail training unit exercise. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Spencer Roberts/Released)
Sailors from the Washington, D.C. area salute during the playing of the Star Spangled Banner at Nats Park prior to a Washington Nationals baseball game. The Nationals hosted Navy Night allowing Sailors and Service Members from the Washington, D.C. area to come together and enjoy a baseball game and other festivities. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist George Bell/Released)
Quality Assurance Officer Lt. Jon Gayfield discusses how the unmanned aircraft systems certification will support NSWC PCD’s research, development, test and evaluation mission. (U.S. Navy photo by Eddie Green/Released)
Sailors heave mooring lines on the fantail of the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Randy Lee Adams II/Released)
Naval Aircrewman 3rd Class John M. Hardin, assigned to the “Blackhawks” of Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 15, loads .50 caliber ammunition on an MH-53E Sea Dragon helicopter during a training evolution off the coast of Bahrain. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joshua Bryce Bruns/Released)
Musician 1st Class Adam Whitman sings with the “Sideboys” during a performance at the Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts in Laramie, Wyo. (U.S. Navy photo by Musician 1st Class Sarah Blecker/Released)
Aviation Boatswains Mate (Handling) 2nd Class Willie Perry discusses flight operations with members of Cub Scout pack 5239 and Boy Scout Troop group 5239 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Samuel Bacon/Released)
Lt. Cmdr. Ben McCarty, second from left, reenlists Information Systems Technician 2nd Class Nikki Duffy on the yardarm of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Robert S. Price/Released)
Quartermaster Seaman Jaylan Ingalls renders honors to the USS Arizona Memorial as the amphibious dock landing ship USS Comstock (LSD 45) departs Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam following a scheduled port visit. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Abby Rader/Released)
Sailors proudly serve around the world in a variety of ways. Tell us which photo grabs your interest.