> PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) Coast Guard Cutter Stratton (WMSL 752)prepares to receive fuel from Military Sealift Command underway replenishment oiler USNS Rappahannock (T-AO 204), during Rim of the Pacific exercise 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft, and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sustain the cooperative relat
RMP3PN0P> PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) Coast Guard Cutter Stratton (WMSL 752)prepares to receive fuel from Military Sealift Command underway replenishment oiler USNS Rappahannock (T-AO 204), during Rim of the Pacific exercise 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft, and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sustain the cooperative relat
160720-N-IK388-003  PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016)-- Sailors assigned to amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) perform chock and chain duties during flight quarters as a part of the Southern California portion of Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships, five submarines, 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in the biennial exercise. RIMPAC, the world’s largest international maritime exercise, is designed to foster and sustain cooperative relationships to ensure the safety of sea lanes and security of the world’s oceans. RIMPAC 2016 is the 2
RMP3PW20160720-N-IK388-003 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016)-- Sailors assigned to amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52) perform chock and chain duties during flight quarters as a part of the Southern California portion of Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships, five submarines, 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in the biennial exercise. RIMPAC, the world’s largest international maritime exercise, is designed to foster and sustain cooperative relationships to ensure the safety of sea lanes and security of the world’s oceans. RIMPAC 2016 is the 2
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) – Lt. j.g. Clara Candalor assesses the flight deck for safety hazards while Sailors and Marines conduct a helicopter movement prior to flight operations aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Somerset (LPD 25). Somerset is participating in PHIBRON-MEU Integrated Training (PMINT), a scenario-based amphibious integration exercise with Amphibious Squadron Five and the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit as part of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group (MKIARG).
RMP82WENPACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) – Lt. j.g. Clara Candalor assesses the flight deck for safety hazards while Sailors and Marines conduct a helicopter movement prior to flight operations aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Somerset (LPD 25). Somerset is participating in PHIBRON-MEU Integrated Training (PMINT), a scenario-based amphibious integration exercise with Amphibious Squadron Five and the 11th Marine Expeditionary Unit as part of the Makin Island Amphibious Ready Group (MKIARG).
160720-N-IK388-023  PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016)-- Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Rebecca Horsman, assigned to amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), performs landing signalman duties during flight quarters as a part of the Southern California portion of Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships, five submarines, 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in the biennial exercise. RIMPAC, the world’s largest international maritime exercise, is designed to foster and sustain cooperative relationships to ensure the safety of sea lanes and security of
RMP3PW22160720-N-IK388-023 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016)-- Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Rebecca Horsman, assigned to amphibious dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor (LSD 52), performs landing signalman duties during flight quarters as a part of the Southern California portion of Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships, five submarines, 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in the biennial exercise. RIMPAC, the world’s largest international maritime exercise, is designed to foster and sustain cooperative relationships to ensure the safety of sea lanes and security of
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) - Sailors from the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) are taken amidships during a VBSS (Visit, board, search, and seizure) exercise with Chinese navy sailors from the guided-missile destroyer Xian (153) for Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants
RMP3RE7WPACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) - Sailors from the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) are taken amidships during a VBSS (Visit, board, search, and seizure) exercise with Chinese navy sailors from the guided-missile destroyer Xian (153) for Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) - Boatswain’s Mate 2nd Class Cheyenne Strausser, from Pottsville, Pennsylvania guides an MH-60R Seahawk from the 'Raptors' of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 71 during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sustain the cooperative relation
RMP3RE7TPACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) - Boatswain’s Mate 2nd Class Cheyenne Strausser, from Pottsville, Pennsylvania guides an MH-60R Seahawk from the 'Raptors' of Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron (HSM) 71 during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sustain the cooperative relation
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) -  Chinese navy sailors from the guided-missile destroyer Xian (153) are transported to the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) for a VBSS (Visit, board, search, and seizure) exercise during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sustai
RMP3RE80PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) - Chinese navy sailors from the guided-missile destroyer Xian (153) are transported to the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) for a VBSS (Visit, board, search, and seizure) exercise during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sustai
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) Coast Guard Cutter Stratton (WMSL 752 transits alongside Military Sealift Command underway replenishment oiler USNS Rappahannock (T-AO 204) in preparation for a refueling at sea evolution, during Rim of the Pacific exercise 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft,  and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants fost
RMP3PN0JPACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) Coast Guard Cutter Stratton (WMSL 752 transits alongside Military Sealift Command underway replenishment oiler USNS Rappahannock (T-AO 204) in preparation for a refueling at sea evolution, during Rim of the Pacific exercise 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft, and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants fost
PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) - Sailors from the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) talk with Chinese navy sailors from the guided-missile destroyer Xian (153) after a VBSS (Visit, board, search, and seizure) exercise for Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sust
RMP3RE7YPACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) - Sailors from the guided-missile destroyer USS Stockdale (DDG 106) talk with Chinese navy sailors from the guided-missile destroyer Xian (153) after a VBSS (Visit, board, search, and seizure) exercise for Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participants foster and sust
160720-N-KR702-268  PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) – Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) steady a pallet carrying supplies while conducting an underway replenishment with Military Sealift Command fast combat support Ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California.  The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC
RMP3PB5G160720-N-KR702-268 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) – Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) steady a pallet carrying supplies while conducting an underway replenishment with Military Sealift Command fast combat support Ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC
160720-N-KR702-037  PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) – The Royal Australian Navy Anzac Class frigate HMAS Ballarat (FFH 155) conducts an underway replenishment with Military Sealift Command fast combat support Ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California.  The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participan
RMP3PB5B160720-N-KR702-037 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) – The Royal Australian Navy Anzac Class frigate HMAS Ballarat (FFH 155) conducts an underway replenishment with Military Sealift Command fast combat support Ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7), during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity that helps participan
160720-N-KR702-381  PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) – Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) prepare to send pallets to Military Sealift Command fast combat support Ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) while conducting an underway replenishment, during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California.  The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a u
RMP3PB5H160720-N-KR702-381 PACIFIC OCEAN (July 20, 2016) – Sailors assigned to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86) prepare to send pallets to Military Sealift Command fast combat support Ship USNS Rainier (T-AOE 7) while conducting an underway replenishment, during Rim of the Pacific 2016. Twenty-six nations, more than 40 ships and submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 30 to Aug. 4, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world's largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a u