Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of Spain or forward deployed to the Arabian Gulf, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national leaders with great options for protecting and maintaining our national security and interests around the world. The imagery below highlights the Navy’s ability to provide those options by operating forward.

WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN: Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Edilson Lazo guides an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the "Island Knights" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Christopher A. Veloicaza/Released)
WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN: Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Edilson Lazo guides an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the “Island Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Christopher A. Veloicaza/Released)
YOKOSUKA, Japan: The Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Santa Fe (SSN 763) is moored at Fleet Activities Yokosuka. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian G. Reynolds/Released)
YOKOSUKA, Japan: The Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Santa Fe (SSN 763) is moored at Fleet Activities Yokosuka. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Brian G. Reynolds/Released)
 SOUTH CHINA SEA: The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits the South China Sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Z.A. Landers/Released)
SOUTH CHINA SEA: The aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transits the South China Sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Z.A. Landers/Released)
WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN: Ensign Maria R. Signore stands the conning officer watch aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Christopher A. Veloicaza/Released)
WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN: Ensign Maria R. Signore stands the conning officer watch aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Christopher A. Veloicaza/Released)
SASEBO, Japan: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 lands aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class William Sykes/Released)
SASEBO, Japan: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25 lands aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class William Sykes/Released)
SOUTH CHINA SEA: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) transits the South China Sea. The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group is on a western Pacific deployment as part of the U.S. Pacific Fleet-led initiative to extend the command and control functions of U.S. 3rd Fleet. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Z.A. Landers/Released)
SOUTH CHINA SEA: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG 108) transits the South China Sea. The Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group is on a western Pacific deployment as part of the U.S. Pacific Fleet-led initiative to extend the command and control functions of U.S. 3rd Fleet. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Z.A. Landers/Released)
EAST CHINA SEA: An MH-60S Sea Hawk assigned to the "Island Knights" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25, transports cargo from the Henry J. Kaiser-class replenishment oiler USNS Pecos (T-AO 197) to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) during a replenishment-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class William Sykes/Released)
EAST CHINA SEA: An MH-60S Sea Hawk assigned to the “Island Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 25, transports cargo from the Henry J. Kaiser-class replenishment oiler USNS Pecos (T-AO 197) to the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) during a replenishment-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class William Sykes/Released)
WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Mustin (DDG 89), left, and USS Barry (DDG 52) transit the waters south of Japan during a surface exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan Harper/Released)
WATERS SOUTH OF JAPAN: The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyers USS Mustin (DDG 89), left, and USS Barry (DDG 52) transit the waters south of Japan during a surface exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan Harper/Released)
SOUTH CHINA SEA: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 4, hovers over Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer’s (DDG 108) flight deck after delivering cargo during a vertical replenishment-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kelsey L. Adams/Released)
SOUTH CHINA SEA: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 4, hovers over Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Wayne E. Meyer’s (DDG 108) flight deck after delivering cargo during a vertical replenishment-at-sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kelsey L. Adams/Released)

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