Atlanta native serves aboard USS Carl Vinson

Aviation Structural Mechanic (Equipment) 3rd Class Darien Burke, a native of Atlanta, Ga., performs a canopy air pressure test on an F/A-18E Super Hornet, assigned to the “Golden Dragons” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 192, in the hangar bay of Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Vinson is currently underway conducting Group Sail. […]

CCCT with Charles Swift, Acting Director for The National Museum of the U.S. Navy

  CCCT with Charles Swift, Acting Director for The National Museum of the U.S. Navy Video     CCCT sat down with Charles Swift, Acting Director for the New National Museum of the U.S. Navy (NMUSN). “The NMUSN Campus would serve as an educational, inspirational, cultural and ceremonial center for those who have served and […]

Snellville native renders honors aboard USS Milius

Information Systems Technician Seaman Jessenia Clark, from Snellville, Georgia, renders honor as the ship returns to Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, forward-deployed to Japan, Dec. 21. Milius is assigned to Commander, Task Force 71/Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15, the Navy’s largest forward-deployed DESRON and the U.S. 7th Fleet’s principal surface force. *Featured Image Source Courtesy: (U.S. Navy […]

Profiles in Professionalism: Navy Lt. Cmdr. Debra Lynne McKee

When not sailing “The Happiest Place on Earth,” Lt. Cmdr. Debra Lynne McKee is a Navy Reserve Sailor attached to Navy Reserve Center Charleston, S.C. A native of Atlanta, Ga. currently residing in Reevesville, S.C., McKee holds a civilian job with the Disney Cruise Line (DCL), which she often refers to as “The Mickey Mouse […]

DESRON 7 Sailor meets SECDEF, fellow GA native

A Sylvania, Georgia, native serving in the U.S. Navy as a chief petty officer assigned to Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 7 met the U.S. Secretary of Defense in Singapore, June 12. Chief Electrician’s Mate Recardo Wright, from Sylvania, Georgia, graduated from Screven County High School and enlisted into the U.S. Navy in 2002. “I joined the […]