Attack submarine USS Connecticut (SSN-22) pulled into its homeport in Bremerton, Wash., on Tuesday after transiting the Pacific Ocean on the surface due to damage from a collision in the South China Sea. Read More
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Damaged Attack Submarine USS Connecticut Leaves San Diego
The damaged nuclear attack submarine USS Connecticut (SSN-22) departed San Diego, Calif., on Wednesday, a Navy spokesperson confirmed to USNI News. Read More
USS Connecticut Pulls Into San Diego After Surface Transit From Guam
This story has been updated to include a statement from a spokesperson for Submarine Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet.
Attack submarine USS Connecticut (SSN-22) pulled into San Diego, Calif., Sunday morning after transiting the Pacific Ocean on the surface due to damage from a collision in the South China Sea. Read More
VIDEO: Thomas Takes Command of U.S. 7th Fleet, Merz Heading to Pentagon
Vice Adm. Karl Thomas has taken command of the Navy’s Japan-based U.S. 7th Fleet. Read More
New Navy Fleet Commanders in Pacific, Middle East Nominated; New Picks for N9, Inspector General
The White House has put forward nominees to lead the Navy’s two fleets in the Pacific and the fleet in the Middle East, as well as the service’s chief requirements officer and inspector general, the Pentagon announced this week. Read More
Navy Has Given Nearly a Quarter of Active-Duty Sailors COVID-19 Vaccines
Nearly a quarter of the Navy’s active-duty sailors have received either one or both doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, a service official told reporters Friday.