USS New York Arrives in Miami for Navy Week

March 26, 2019 – USS New York (LPD 21) arrives in Miami March 26 to participate in the city’s inaugural Navy Week event. The primary goal of Navy Week Miami is to share information about the Navy with residents in the Dade County area, through outreach and community service engagements. Naval personnel from a plethora of naval communities will be participating and hosting community events throughout the week. “The goal of Navy Week Miami is to highlight the Navy in an area where it is rarely seen,” said Lt. Stephen…

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USS James E Williams to Attend Mobile Navy Week

February 21, 2019 – Mobile, Alabama, will serve as the first stop for the Navy Week program in 2019, bringing Sailors and assets to the city in conjunction with the country’s oldest carnival festival, Feb. 27-March 5. Navy Weeks, coordinated by the Navy Office of Community Outreach, are designed to give Americans the opportunity to learn about the Navy, its people, and its importance to national security and prosperity. Since 2005, the Navy Week program has served as the Navy’s flagship outreach effort into areas of the country without a…

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2019 Navy Week Schedule Announced

January 9, 2019 – America’s Navy sails into 14 sites across the country in 2019 — from the Lowcountry of Charleston, S.C., to the island of Puerto Rico, to the frontier of Grand Junction, Colo. — as part of the Navy Week outreach program. Navy Weeks, coordinated by the Navy Office of Community Outreach (NAVCO), are designed to give Americans the opportunity to learn about the Navy, its people, and its importance to national security and prosperity. Since 2005, the Navy Week program has served as the Navy’s flagship outreach…

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Navy Announces 2018 Navy Week Schedule

From Springfield, Massachusetts to Sacramento, California, to Bossier City, Louisiana, America’s Navy will sail into 14 cities across the country in 2018 as part of the Navy Week outreach program. Navy Weeks, coordinated by the Navy Office of Community Outreach (NAVCO), are designed to give Americans the opportunity to learn about the Navy, its people and its importance to national security and prosperity. Since 2005, the Navy Week program has served as the Navy’s flagship outreach effort into areas of the country without a significant Navy presence, with 210 Navy…

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USS Mitscher Departs from Mobile Navy Week

March 3, 2017 – USS Mitscher (DDG 57) departed Navy Week Mobile, March 1, after a five-day port visit to Mobile, Alabama. Upon her arrival, Mitscher’s crew promptly received a warm welcome from Mobile’s Mayor, Sandy Stimpson, and local officials. Cmdr. Brett Oster, Mitscher’s commanding officer, received a key to the city of Mobile as part of the welcoming ceremony. “Mobile has been unbelievable in their reception of Mitscher, her crew, and the rest of the Navy,” said Oster. “The warmth, gratitude, and thanks that have been shown to each ‘Mitscherman’…

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