PMRF assists with Kauai relief

Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs The U.S. Navy in Hawaii is part of a multi-agency team providing relief to hundreds of isolated or displaced residents on Kauai this week after a devastating storm caused several landslides and massive flooding. The Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF), Barking Sands, is conducting the relief effort in coordination with […]

USS Bremerton marks final deployment, returns home

Story and photo by MC1 Daniel Hinton COMSUBPAC Public Affairs Friends and families of the crew gathered on the pier at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH) to welcome back the Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Bremerton (SSN 698) as it returned from deployment, April 6. Bremerton successfully completed a six-month deployment while conducting operations in […]

Strength in the ‘Mess’

Navy chief petty officers celebrate 125th birthday Story and photo by MC2 Justin Pacheco Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Hawaii area chief petty officers (CPOs) and first class petty officers came together this week to take part in various pride and heritage events held to commemorate the 125th birthday of the United States […]

PACFLT Sea and Shore Sailors of Year announced

Story and photo by MC1 Rebecca Wolfbrandt Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Adm. Scott H. Swift, commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet (PACFLT), announced Culinary Specialist 1st Class Latoya S. Farrish as 2017 PACFLT Sea Sailor of the Year (SOY) and Construction Mechanic 1st Class Cole K. Tankersley as the Shore SOY during a […]

Communicating the mission

Rear Adm. Brian Fort, commander, Navy Region Hawaii and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacifi c, speaks to service members and civilians during an all-hands call and award ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Memorial Chapel, March 15. Photo by MC1 Corwin Colbert

PHNSY, PMRF welcome CNIC commander

Pacific Missile Range Facility’s (PMRF) commanding officer, Capt. Vincent R. Johnson, (right) briefs Vice Adm. Mary Jackson, commander, Navy Installations Command, during a facilities familiarization flight, March 6. Jackson visited Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard (PHNSY) March 5. She visited Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam last fall. Photo by MC2 Omar-Kareem Powell