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Aircraft travel over Diamond Head

Aircraft travel over Diamond Head

In the first nonstop formation flight from the United States to the territory of Hawaii, Consolidated P2Y-1 aircraft from Patrol Squadron (VP-10) fly over Diamond Head near Honolulu en route Pearl Harbor, Jan. 11, 1934. The flight, which took place 84 years ago this week, departed San Francisco Jan. 10. The P2Y-1 aircraft arrived in […]

Don’t let mumps spoil your fun

Don’t let mumps spoil your fun

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention MMR (measles-mumps-rubella) vaccination is the best protection against mumps! Keep from spreading mumps • Don’t share drinks or eating utensils • Cover your coughs and sneezes • Stay home when you are sick • Wash your hands often with soap and water • Clean and disinfect surfaces Signs and […]

The Little Beavers: A tradition of excellence

The Little Beavers: A tradition of excellence

Lt. Rob Reinheimer Carrier Strike Group Nine Public Affairs Editor’s note: Two Pearl Harbor homeported ships — USS Halsey (DDG 97) and USS Preble (DDG 88) are part of DESRON 23’s Little Beavers legacy. Across the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations, four destroyers from Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 23 have the watch. While four destroyers […]

USS Michael Murphy ready to depart for deployment today

USS Michael Murphy ready to depart for deployment today

MC3 Jasen Moreno-Garcia Carl Vinson Strike Group Public Affairs The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112) is to depart Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam today for a regularly scheduled deployment to the western Pacific with the Carl Vinson Strike Group. Michael Murphy will deploy with a crew of approximately 320 Sailors and a […]

USS Chafee to return from western Pacific

USS Chafee to return from western Pacific

Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs The guided-missile destroyer USS Chafee (DDG 90) is scheduled to return to Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam from an independent deployment to the western Pacific and South America, Jan. 12. Chafee has a crew of nearly 350 officers and enlisted Sailors and is a multi-mission ship designed to […]

MCPON talks about camaraderie with Hawaii Sailors

MCPON talks about camaraderie with Hawaii Sailors

MC1 John Herman Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy (MCPON) Steven Giordano met with Sailors and toured various commands during his visit at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), Jan. 8. As part of the visit, the MCPON held an all-hands call at Bloch Arena where head-dressed hundreds […]

Tax Assistance Center volunteers needed

Region Legal Service Office Hawaii The Navy Tax Assistance Center will open on Jan. 30 at the Navy College Building, 1260 Pierce St., Building 679 at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. The center will be in classroom 11 on the first floor. The Tax Assistance Center will be open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8 a.m. […]

Commands at JBPHH among award recipients

Ed Barker Naval Education and Training Professional Development Center Public Affairs Twelve commands, including two located at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, were recognized for community service excellence Jan. 9. Naval Education and Training Command (NETC) announced the Health, Safety and Fitness Flagship Awards for calendar year 2017, as detailed in Naval Administrative Message (NAVADMIN) 004/18. […]

USS Hopper arrives in 7th Fleet

Commander, Task Force 70 Public Affairs The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Hopper (DDG 70) entered the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations, Jan. 4. Hopper will conduct evolutions involving theater security cooperation, building partner capacity and performing routine operations within the area. Hopper is a multi-mission ship with anti-air warfare, anti-submarine warfare and anti-surface […]

JBPHH changes TLA process for single unaccompanied service members

Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Public Affairs In an effort to streamline the temporary lodging allowance (TLA) process for eligible single unaccompanied service members arriving at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam (JBPHH), all TLA services will now be processed at the Housing Services Center located at 4825 Bougainville Dr., across from the Personnel Support Detachment (PSD) at […]