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  • 19 September 2014
    Authorities

    Royal UK Navy sailors have played their part in ‘planting’ a stunning tribute to the fallen of World War 1.   Volunteers from HMS Bristol put in a shift at the Tower of London, creating some of the 888,246 ceramic poppies for the Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red installation, each bloom representing the […]

  • 6 March 2012
    Training & Education

      Visit of Pacific Fleet (PF) large ASW ship Admiral Tributs to Seychelles coincided with traditional carnival. On March 2, Russian mariners took part in the carnival opening ceremony and pageants lasted till March 4. Participating in the festivities, PF servicemen demonstrated marching skills, and marines showed hand-to-hand combat drawing applause of numerous locals. PF […]

  • 20 May 2013
    Training & Education

    The national war heroes commemoration ceremony was held at the Ranawiru Monument at the Parliamentary Grounds in Battaramulla on 18th May 2013. On behalf of the nation, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, His Excellency the President Mahinda Rajapaksa paid floral tribute in honour of the war heroes who paid the supreme sacrifice in the defence […]

  • 15 October 2012
    Authorities, Industry news

    The Department of the Navy (DoN) was held a ‘Tribute to Diversity’ in the Pentagon’s Center Courtyard in Arlington, Va. Oct. 12. Following the ceremony, the event’s keynote speaker, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, along with Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert, DoN Assistant for Administration Carla Lucchino and Director, Marine Corps Staff […]

  • 6 February 2017
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Russian Navy’s Pacific Fleet anti-submarine warfare destroyer ‘Admiral Tributs’ set sail to carry out training at sea, the Russian ministry of defense announced. The ship’s crew will carry out artillery firing at coast, air, and sea targets. They will also practice jamming countermeasures, ship damage controlling, and countering sabotage groups. Admiral Tributs will also cooperate with […]

  • 20 May 2013
    Training & Education

    More than 40,000 active-duty service members, retirees and civilians from the Pacific Northwest gathered in Bremerton, Wash. to watch the 65th annual Armed Forces Day Parade May 18. The parade was presented by the Bremerton Chamber of Commerce as part of the city’s Armed Forces Festival to pay tribute to all veterans past and present. […]

  • 9 December 2011

    Farewell ceremony of another Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit consisting of large ASW ship Admiral Tributs, tanker Pechenga, and seagoing tug MB-37 will be held on Dec 10. The unit will head for the Gulf of Aden to protect commercial shipping from pirate attacks. That will be the seventh PF task unit formed to carry […]

  • 20 January 2012
    Training & Education

    Commander of Pacific Fleet (PF) anti-piracy task unit consisting of large ASW ship Admiral Tributs, tanker Pechenga, and seagoing rescue tug MB-37 Capt 1 rank Ildar Akhmerov on Jan 17 hosted commander of NATO Operation Ocean Shield Rear Admiral Sinan Azmi Tosun (Turkey) on board Admiral Tributs, reports NATO official website. Escorting merchant convoy, large […]

  • 17 January 2012

      Pacific Fleet (PF) large ASW ship Admiral Tributs formed her first convoy on Jan 15 and is currently escorting it through safety corridor towards the Bab el Mandeb Strait. The convoy comprises Maltese and Turkish vessels. Few days ago, the PF anti-piracy task unit replenished water and fuel supplies, conducted routine maintenance, and held […]

  • 24 January 2017
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Ships from the Russian Pacific Fleet completed their visit to Japan on January 23 where they took part in maneuvering and search and rescue exercises in the Sea of Japan. Two Russian ships, ASW destroyer Admiral Tributs and fleet tanker Boris Butoma arrived at Japanese port of Maizuru on January 21. Japanese and Russian ships held the […]

  • 19 September 2014
    Authorities

    USS Barry (DDG 52) Sailors traveled to Philadelphia Sept. 7, to pay tribute to their ship’s namesake, Commodore John Barry.   They visited the site of the Commodore Barry Bridge and held a reenlistment ceremony at historic Independence Square, in front of their namesake’s statue. They left United States flags at each location to be […]

  • 31 May 2012
    Authorities, Training & Education

    Warrant officer lost from Pacific Fleet (PF) destroyer Admiral Tributs was recently found dead, reports RIA Novosti referring to… (rusnavy) [mappress] Source: Russian Navy, May 31, 2012

  • 24 January 2012

      Pacific Fleet (PF) seventh task unit participating in anti-piracy campaign in the Gulf of Aden has successfully escorted first merchant convoy through safety corridor and on Jan 22 started to form the next one, PF spokesman Capt 1 rank Roman Martov told RIA Novosti. The seventh anti-piracy unit consisting of large ASW ship Admiral […]

  • 27 November 2012
    Training & Education

    Sailors from HMS Illustrious paid tribute to their wartime forebears as they helped to tidy up Malta’s naval cemetery. Two crew from the wartime carrier are among the 1,000-plus war dead laid to rest at Capuccini graveyard just a mile from Grand Harbour. A 15-strong team from the carrier crossed Grand Harbour and headed for […]

  • 30 May 2012
    Training & Education

    The Pearl Harbor Submarine Park and Parche Memorial on board Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam was the setting for a Memorial Day ceremony held May 28, where retired and active duty submariners and guests gathered to pay tribute to the World War II submarines on Eternal Patrol and all those service members that defended our country. […]

  • 12 September 2012
    Training & Education

    On the anniversary of 9/11, USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) paid tribute to the 2,996 people who perished and the heroes who risked their lives, by conducting a 5K run and a 9/11 tribute workout. Both activites were organized by Truman’s Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR), while Truman’s Chief Selectees hosted the ceremony. America’s […]

  • 19 October 2011
    Training & Education

    During this visit, members of the ship’s company will join with the Lord Mayor of Newcastle, Councillor Geoff O’Brien, and members of the community to pay tribute to the Tyne’s most famous naval son and Nelson’s right hand man – Vice Admiral Cuthbert Collingwood. On October 21 1805, the Royal Navy won a decisive victory […]

  • 28 March 2012

    Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit headed by Capt 1 rank Ildar Akhmerov and consisting of large ASW ship Admiral Tributs, replenishment tanker Pechenga, and seagoing tug MB-37 has completed anti-piracy mission off the Horn of Africa and is currently heading for homebase. Through over 3 months of anti-piracy watch in the Gulf of Aden, the […]

  • 9 February 2012

      Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit headed by Capt 1 rank Ildar Akhmerov and comprising large ASW ship Admiral Tributs, tanker Pechenga, and seagoing tug MB-37 started escorting of the fourth commercial convoy within the framework of anti-piracy mission in the Gulf of Aden, PF spokesman Capt 1 rank Roman Martov told Central Navy Portal. […]

  • 13 December 2011

    A solemn farewell ceremony of the Pacific Fleet (PF) task unit heading for the Gulf of Aden to fight piracy took place in Vladivostok on Dec 10. The event was attended by PF officials, representatives of the city’s veteran and public organizations. The seventh PF task unit consists of large antisubmarine warfare (ASW) ship Admiral […]

  • 5 February 2013
    Training & Education

    Sri Lanka Navy accorded a 25-Gun Salute to the Nation yesterday (04th February 2013) at the Lighthouse premises in Colombo Fort at 12.00 p.m. to mark the 65th Independence Day. The traditional 25-Gun Salute, the highest of its kind, is accorded by the Sri Lanka Navy to the Nation on the Independence Day. The Navy […]

  • 8 August 2012
    Training & Education

    Members of Australian Clearance Dive Teams One and Four (AUSCDT 1 and AUSCDT 4) have taken time out from participating in Exercise RIMPAC 2012, to visit one of the United States most revered war graves. On December 7 1941, the Japanese struck at “Battleship Row” in Pearl Harbor, marking the start of war in the […]

  • 12 September 2014
    Authorities

    The crew of the Oliver Hazard Perry-class guided missile frigate USS Rodney M. Davis (FFG 60) held a ceremony on Sept. 8 to pay tribute to the ship’s namesake on the 47th anniversary of his passing.   Sgt. Rodney Maxwell Davis, from Macon, Georgia, was posthumously awarded the nation’s highest military decoration, the Medal of […]

  • 6 June 2013
    Training & Education

      USS Constitution Sailors held the ship’s first underway this year with a special tribute paid to first responders to the events surrounding the April 15 Boston Marathon bombings and to commemorate the 71st anniversary of the Battle of Midway, June 4. More than 375 guests accompanied the 215-year-old Constitution on the commemorative underway, including […]

  • 27 August 2018
    Authorities

    Highest ranking US Navy officials released statements Aug. 25 on the death of Senator and Navy veteran John S. McCain III who died from brain cancer Aug. 25 at age 81. Richard V. Spencer, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson and the commanding officer of USS John S. McCain (DDG 56), Cmdr. Micah Murphy, […]

  • 16 April 2013
    Training & Education

    Naval Hospital Bremerton held a “Holocaust – National Days of Remembrance” commemoration tribute for command staff members and beneficiaries April 12. The event, sponsored by the command’s Diversity Council, featured the theme of ‘Never Again, heeding the warning signs.’ Hospital Corpsman 1st Class Laura Blanco of Branch Health Clinic Bangor spoke of the importance of […]

  • 25 May 2015
    Authorities

    Dozens paid tribute to honor the legacy and sacrifice of the more than 300,000 lives lost in World War II, during the Veteran’s Wreath Remembrance Ceremony held aboard the USS Midway. The event, hosted by the USS Midway Museum, kicked-off the Midway Legacy Week held May 23 to 25. The museum, housed on the former […]

  • 15 October 2014
    Authorities

    As the Nimitz class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) transited seas in the Singapore region Oct. 1, Carl Vinson Commanding Officer, Capt. Karl Thomas, held a brief memorial ceremony to remember the loss of two Royal Navy (RN) ships in this region during the Battle of Malaya in 1941. The commanding officer held […]

  • 22 July 2014
    Authorities

    HMS Illustrious has returned to her Portsmouth home for the last time.   The Navy’s helicopter and commando carrier, which has clocked up 898,893 miles on operations throughout the world, is being succeeded by HMS Ocean, the Royal Navy’s larger, younger and more capable helicopter carrier which has just returned to service following a £65 million […]