U.S. Ambassador Reaffirms Republic of Korea, U.S. Alliance during Visit to Busan
January 9, 2017
Hon. Mark Lippert, U.S. ambassador to the Republic of Korea (ROK), highlights the strength of the ROK and U.S. alliance during a visit to the ROK Fleet base in Busan, Jan. 9, 2017.  During the visit, Lippert, who was appointed in Oct. 2014, took time to thank more than 150 ROK and U.S. naval personnel for their combined service and support of regional security.

E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Coming to Japan, Join Forward Deployed Naval Forces
January 5, 2017
An official file photo of E-2D Advanced Hawkeye

Trilateral Meeting with Japanese, South Korean Counterparts
January 3, 2017

U.S. and India Search for WWII American Airmen
January 3, 2017
File photo on U.S. and India Search for WWII American Airmen

7th Fleet 2016 Wrap Up: A Year of Firsts
January 1, 2017

Last U.S. Ship Transferred to Republic of Korea Navy Decommissioned in Ceremony
December 29, 2016
Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Korea (CNFK), Commander Navy Region Korea (CNRK) and Republic of Korea (ROK) Sailors attend the decommissioning ceremony of ROK ship Pyeongtaek (ATS-27) at Commander Fleet Activities, Chinhae. USS Beaufort (ATS-2), an Edenton-class salvage ship, joined the U.S, Dec. 28, 2016.  Fleet in 1972 and served 24-years in the Indo-Asia-Pacific before being decommissioned in 1996. One year later, the ship was transferred to the ROK Navy and commissioned as Pyeongtaek.

Guam Navy Commands Win 2016 Environmental Stewardship Flagship Award
December 28, 2016
In this file photo, Yeoman 1st Class Erik Estrada, far right, assigned to the submarine tender USS Frank Cable (AS 40), helps local volunteers pack mulch into bags in the village of Dededo, Guam.  Frank Cable Sailors teamed up with volunteers from Island Girl Power, a local community service program for young girls, to clean and renovate a series of parks. Frank Cable, forward deployed to the island of Guam, conducts maintenance and support of submarines and surface vessels deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility.

USS John S. McCain Visits Puerto Princesa on Patrol
December 27, 2016
The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) approaches Puerto Princesa for a scheduled port visit, Dec, 24, 2016. McCain is on patrol in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations supporting security and stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region.

ROK, US Naval Alliance Takes Next Step with 'Combined Edge' Junior Officer Exchange Program
December 27, 2016
Lt. j.g. David Dinkins, ships navigator for USS Barry (DDG 52) tours Republic of Korea (ROK) ship Bucheon (PCC 773) during the officer exchange program Combined Edge, Dec. 22, 2016. “Combined Edge” is a program focusing on improving combined war fighting integration between the U.S. and ROK navies by allowing U.S. Navy officers to embark on ROK navy ships.

Alexandria Visits Sasebo during Indo-Asia-Pacific Deployment
December 27, 2016


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