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

USNS Mercy to visit Hawaii, prepares for Pacific Partnership

Navy Region Hawaii Public Affairs and Pacific Partnership Public Affairs Sailors participating in Pacific Partnership 2018 (PP18) aboard Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (TAH 19) are planning to arrive at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, March 3, while en route for PP18. The visit will continue through March 5 and see personnel working side-by-side […]

Air show strengthens bonds in the Pacific

Story and photo by Staff Sgt. David Owsianka PACAF Public Affairs Approximately 100,000 people poured onto the flightline to experience the 2018 Singapore International Airshow (SIA) at the Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore, Feb. 6-11. The air show is the largest defense exhibition and biennial international trade and airshow in the Pacific, with approximately 50 nations […]

SecAF concludes first Indo-Pacific tour

PACAF Public Affairs Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson completed her nine-day tour of the Indo-Pacific at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Feb. 2. “The United States plays an important role in maintaining peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific,” Wilson said. “No nation is strong enough on its own. We have to do it with, […]

Hokule‘a to set historic first sail to Pearl Harbor

Polynesian Voyaging Society For the first time in Hokule‘a’s 42-year history, the legendary canoe will sail into the waters of Pearl Harbor and visit the Puuloa region. The crew will be welcomed at Rainbow Bay Marina on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 10 a.m. by the Puuloa community and U.S. Navy who are hosting the canoe. […]