Cmdr. Kenneth Lieberman relieved Cmdr. Kevin Ralston as commanding officer of Littoral Combat Ship Crew 108 aboard USS Milwaukee (LCS 5) during a change of command ceremony Feb. 15 at BAE Systems in Jacksonville, Florida.
Ground breaking ceremonies were held at the Naval Air Station (NAS) Patuxent River Naval Exchange (NEX), Feb. 13, to formally commence construction on the first major renovation to the main store since it opened nearly 17 years ago.
Because of his celebrity dad, his godfather was Muhammed Ali, he played basketball with Michael Jordan, danced onstage with Michael Jackson, met Nelson Mandela, and even chatted with the Queen of England during a trans-Atlantic voyage.
Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) headquarters celebrated National Engineers Week, Feb. 17, with an award presentation ceremony for the command's 2017 Engineers of the Year, held at NAVFAC Headquarters on the Washington Navy Yard.
Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) announced Steven M. Blankman as 2016 Senior Civilian of the Year (COY) and Linda Erickson as 2016 Junior COY at headquarters staff during an award ceremony aboard Naval Air Station Pensacola (NASP), Feb 14.
Sailors aboard aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73) worked together with other Sailors to set up the 25th anniversary of the Polar Plunge Special Olympics event on the waterfront in Virginia Beach, Virginia, Feb. 2.
The "Raptors" of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 71 has a proud history of standing out and leading the way when it comes to operational, tactical, and professional development, establishing itself as the "First and Finest" HSM since its inception Oct. 4, 2007.