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Image description: On Saturday, the Navy christened a new research ship the “Sally Ride” after the first U.S. woman and youngest person in space. It is the fifth current ship named for an astronaut. 
Photo from the U.S. Navy

Image description: On Saturday, the Navy christened a new research ship the “Sally Ride” after the first U.S. woman and youngest person in space. It is the fifth current ship named for an astronaut. 


Photo from the U.S. Navy

Image description: Sailors aboard the USS Rushmore heave mooring lines as the ship arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise 2014. Twenty-two nations, 49 ships and six submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC exercise from June 26 to Aug. 1, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Amanda R. Gray

Image description: Sailors aboard the USS Rushmore heave mooring lines as the ship arrives at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam during Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) Exercise 2014.

Twenty-two nations, 49 ships and six submarines, more than 200 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC exercise from June 26 to Aug. 1, in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California.

U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Amanda R. Gray

Image description: U.S. sailors direct an F/A-18F Super Hornet aircraft on the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier.
Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Charles D. Gaddis IV, U.S. Navy.

Image description: U.S. sailors direct an F/A-18F Super Hornet aircraft on the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier.

Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Charles D. Gaddis IV, U.S. Navy.

Image description: This large rectangular device is a duplexer circuit, a piece of equipment that had major impacts on the success of Navy radar systems. The circuit allowed for a more compact antenna that could be mounted on ships.
By December 1938, the USS New York became the first active duty battleship to be equipped with the latest in radio detection and could identify aircraft nearly 50 miles out.
Photo from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory.

Image description: This large rectangular device is a duplexer circuit, a piece of equipment that had major impacts on the success of Navy radar systems. The circuit allowed for a more compact antenna that could be mounted on ships.

By December 1938, the USS New York became the first active duty battleship to be equipped with the latest in radio detection and could identify aircraft nearly 50 miles out.

Photo from the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory.

Image description: A U.S. Sailor with the visit, board, search and seizure team assigned to the USS Lassen boards a South Korean navy combat support ship during a training scenario in the East China Sea. The sailors conducted the mission with South Korean navy SEALs and an underwater demolition team members as part a trilateral interoperability exercise that included U.S., South Korean, and Japanese naval vessels.
Photo by U.S. Navy Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Paul Kelly

Image description: A U.S. Sailor with the visit, board, search and seizure team assigned to the USS Lassen boards a South Korean navy combat support ship during a training scenario in the East China Sea. The sailors conducted the mission with South Korean navy SEALs and an underwater demolition team members as part a trilateral interoperability exercise that included U.S., South Korean, and Japanese naval vessels.

Photo by U.S. Navy Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Paul Kelly