USS Halsey completes Guam port visit

USS Halsey (DDG 97) completed a scheduled port visit to Guam Nov. 13. During the port visit, Halsey Sailors participated in a community relations event to beautify a veterans cemetery. Sailors were able to experience the culture of the region, go shopping and sightseeing through scheduled Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) events. “Our sailors do amazing things every day at sea, but every Sailor looks forward to the opportunity to step ashore occasionally to learn more about world, its diverse cultures, and the people that make any community…

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USS Theodore Roosevelt arrives in Guam for port visit

USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) arrived in Guam for the first time in the ship’s history, Oct. 31, for their first scheduled port visit of their current deployment. Theodore Roosevelt, flagship of the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group (TRCSG), entered the 7th Fleet area of operations Oct. 23. While in Guam, Theodore Roosevelt is planning to conduct multiple community service projects, shipboard tours and sporting events. Sailors will also have the chance to experience highlights of the area and local sights through tours organized by the ships’ Morale, Welfare, and…

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USS Preble, USS Halsey Deploy From Pearl Harbor

USS Preble (DDG 88) and USS Halsey (DDG 97) departed Pearl Harbor for a regularly-scheduled deployment, Oct. 16. Preble, with embarked helicopter detachment from Helicopter Maritime Squadron (HSM) 37, and Halsey will join the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), the flagship of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 9, along with the guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52), and guided-missile destroyer USS Sampson (DDG 102) for a routine deployment to conduct maritime security, forward presence, and theater security operations in the 7th and 5th Fleet areas of operation. “The…

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Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group set to deploy

The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) and guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) are scheduled to depart San Diego for a regularly-scheduled deployment, Oct. 6. Theodore Roosevelt, the flagship of Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 9, and Bunker Hill will join USS Halsey (DDG 97), USS Sampson (DDG 102) and USS Preble (DDG 88) for a routine deployment. The Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group deployment is an example of the U.S. Navy’s routine presence in waters around the globe displaying our commitment to stability, regional cooperation and economic…

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Trident Warrior 2017 Paves Way for Future At-Sea Experimentation

In its 15th year of execution, Trident Warrior (TW) explored innovative solutions through fleet experimentation during various evolutions off the coast of southern California from June to August. Directed by the Navy Warfare Development Command (NWDC) and Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR), and supported by Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet (C3F), TW17 featured at-sea experimentation of more than 20 critical maritime initiatives. Participants in TW17 included organizations such as SPAWAR Systems Center (SSC) Pacific, Program Executive Office for Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (PEO C4I), Naval Information Forces…

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Halsey Reaches Midpoint of COMPTUEX

USS Halsey (DDG 97) reached the midpoint of its composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX) with the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group (TRCSG) ahead of an upcoming scheduled deployment. Halsey’s crew has participated in exercises including small boat operations, flight operations, electronic warfare and anti-submarine warfare for the past two weeks. “In terms of training and learning, the crew has exceeded my expectations,” said Cmdr. David L. Reyes, Halsey’s commanding officer. “It really opens Sailors’ eyes on what to expect during deployment.” Halsey is now set to begin the second phase…

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