Wednesday’s Hero

Chief Damage Controlman Regan Schraeder & Chief Aviation Machinist's Mate Cedric HickeyChief Damage Controlman Regan Schraeder(Left) and Chief Aviation Machinist's Mate Cedric Hickey move supplies on the flight deck of the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) during a vertical replenishment with the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

 Seaman Sha'Quanda Jacobs Religious Programs Specialist Seaman Sha'Quanda Jacobs rings the bell during commemoration ceremony of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States at Naval Air Station Oceana.Photo Courtesy U.S. Navy Taken by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Terah L. MolliseThese brave men and women sacrifice ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

HomecomingAviators assigned to the Sunliners of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 81 walk to greet friends and family members after arriving on the tarmac during a homecoming at Naval Air Station Oceana. VFA-81, part of Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17, returned home after a deployment aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) to the U.S. ...continue reading

Wednesday’s Hero

Capt. Lawrence RolloCapt. Lawrence Rollo cradles a Nigerian baby while visiting with locals during a community relations project at the Light of Dawn Government Junior Secondary School Tomarow as part of Africa Partnership Station (APS) West. APS is an international security cooperation initiative designed to strengthen global maritime partnerships ...continue reading