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Hospitality tent to serve military at 2018 Sony Open

Hospitality tent to serve military at 2018 Sony Open

STORY AND PHOTO COURTESY OF PASHA HAWAII Pasha Hawaii, the official ocean transport company for the Sony Open, will sponsor the 2018 Sony Open in support of Friends of Hawaii Charities and return for its 10th year as host of the Birdies for the Brave Patriots’ Outpost. “Our military and their families sacrifice so much […]

Cookie Caper Brings Holiday Happiness

Cookie Caper Brings Holiday Happiness

The Air Force Hawaii First Sergeants Association and Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam spouses groups spread holiday cheer with their Cookie Caper 2017 held Dec. 15. Donated cookies from all over the base were prepared, bagged and delivered to junior enlisted service members on base. PHOTOS FROM JBPHH FACEBOOK

New members receive their badges

New members receive their badges

Kelly K. McKeage, director of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA), presents the new organization badge to members of the agency during a ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Dec. 12. The pinning ceremony took place to reveal the new organizational badge that each individual will wear to be identified as a member of the […]

Strength of U.S.-Philippine alliance showcased during COMPACAF visit

Strength of U.S.-Philippine alliance showcased during COMPACAF visit

PACIFIC AIR FORCES PUBLIC AFFAIRS “The strategic complexity facing the Indo-Asia-Pacific region is unprecedented, which is why it is so vital our alliance remains strong and resilient in the face of rapid change,” said Gen. Terrence J. O’Shaughnessy, Pacific Air Forces Commander, during his visit to Manila, Philippines, Dec. 10-13. Pacific Air Forces, headquartered at […]

Keiki of deployed families stay at Mighty Mo

Keiki of deployed families stay at Mighty Mo

STORY AND PHOTO BY BATTLESHIP MISSOURI MEMORIAL This year, the Battleship Missouri Memorial hosted an overnight encampment for children of deployed families stationed at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Operation Santa 2017 welcomed keiki 10 to 16 years old from Saturday, Dec. 16 at 4 p.m. to Sunday, Dec. 17 at 8:30 a.m. on the historic […]

Commander of U.S. 3rd Fleet visits USS Illinois

Commander of U.S. 3rd Fleet visits USS Illinois

PHOTOS BY MC2 MICHAEL H. LEE

Joint Typhoon Warning Center increases warnings, improves graphics

Joint Typhoon Warning Center increases warnings, improves graphics

LT. CAITLIN FINE Joint Typhoon Warning Center Public Affairs The first warning on a southern hemisphere tropical cyclone was issued Nov. 29, by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC) at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Dahlia (Tropical Storm 01S) was the first southern hemisphere system where warnings were issued every six hours without higher authority request. […]

DPAA renders solemn honors

DPAA renders solemn honors

U.S. Marine Corps Sta− Sgt. Demetrius Munnerlyn, assigned to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA), carries a case containing possible remains of unidentified service members during a solemn movement at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Dec. 12. The contents of the case will be examined by forensic anthropologists and forensic odontologists at DPAA’s skeletal identification laboratory. […]

USS Chafee completes voyage repair availability in Singapore

USS Chafee completes voyage repair availability in Singapore

COMMANDER, LOGISTICS GROUP WESTERN PACIFIC The guided-missile destroyer USS Chafee (DDG 90) and ship repair personnel from Commander, Logistics Group Western Pacific completed a successful voyage repair availability in Singapore, Dec. 16. USS Chafee is homeported at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. The 10-day long availability provided an opportunity for Chafee to accomplish important voyage repairs […]

CNO visits with Sailors at Joint Base

CNO visits with Sailors at Joint Base

MC1 JEFFREY TROUTMAN Navy Public Affairs Support Element Detachment Hawaii Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. John Richardson met with Sailors from various commands across U.S. Pacific Fleet during an all-hands call at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Dec. 19. The visit was Richardson’s final stop after a series of visits throughout the Asian-Pacific area of […]