NS NORFOLK
Norfolk, VA

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Welcome

Sailors heave aboard mooring lines on the fantail of the guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58). The ship departed Naval Station Norfolk in January 2017 as part of the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group deployment in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S.

History

Rear Adm. Christopher W. Grady, Cmdr. James Quaresimo and Command Master Chief Michael Fisher carry a wreath at the USS Cole Memorial during a ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk. This ceremony commemorated the 15-year anniversary of the Oct. 12, 2000, terrorist attack on the guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67).

Arrival

Seaman Chase Marr meets his newborn child for the first time after arriving at Naval Station Norfolk aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61). Monterey arrived at Naval Station Norfolk following a scheduled deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th fleet areas of responsibility. (Photo by Mass Communication Specialist

Life on the Station

Capt. Scott Pollpeter, commanding officer of Naval Support Activity Norfolk, reads the book “Hands Are Not for Hitting” by Martine Agassi to children at Naval Station Norfolk’s Child Development Center. (Photo by Seaman Seth Scarlett) Housing Service Center The Housing Service Center for Naval Station Norfolk is at 7924 14th

Exploring the Local Area

The Coast Guard Cutter Eagle sails into Norfolk as part of Norfolk Harborfest 2015. The Eagle is a 295-foot barque sailing vessel and the only operational commissioned sailing vessel in the U.S. military. (Photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David Weydert) With a rich history dating back more than 400

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Tigertails tread in new territory

Story by LCpl Joseph Abrego on 02/02/2017 U.S. Navy E-2D Advanced Hawkeyes with Carrier Airborne Early Warning Squadron 125 "Tigertails" arrived at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, Feb. 2, 2017. The Tigertails' journey from Norfolk, Virginia, to the air station is to support the strong, enduring alliance with the

Port Operations: Can't Get Underway Without Us

Story by PO1 Leeanna Shipps on 01/30/2017 "Working in Port Operations is a behind the scenes job," said Chief Warrant Officer 3 James Gamble, Harbor Master. "We are the backbone of the water front." NAVSTA waterfront is operationally heavy and more diverse than any other base. Due to the heavy

Navy Region Mid-Atlantic installations participate in security exercise

Story by David Todd on 01/25/2017 NORFOLK, Va. Exercise Solid Curtain-Citadel Shield 2017 (SC-CS17) will be conducted on naval installations within the Navy's Mid-Atlantic Region, Jan. 30 through Feb. 10, 2017. SC-CS17 is a two-part, linked Anti-Terrorism Force Protection exercise conducted by Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command and Commander, Navy
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