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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NSWC Dahlgren Division Leader Retires After 34 Years of Navy Civil Service

By Joe Navratil, Combat Direction Systems Activity Dam Neck Public Affairs VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. Bobby Starks was honored in a retirement ceremony held at Combat Direction Systems Activity (CDSA) Dam Neck after 34 years of civil service, May 18. Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) Technical Director John Fiore

USS Abraham Lincoln Underway for Sea Trials

The four-day sea trails marks Abraham Lincoln's first time underway since March 2013. The ship spent its last days in the shipyard completing a five-day "fast cruise" May 2-7 making final preparations for its transit to Naval Station Norfolk. "We are looking forward to taking the ship out on the

"Believe the unbelievable": Exercise NORTHERN EDGE 17 enhances interoperability with Live, Virtual, Constructive training

Story by TSgt Steven Doty on 05/04/2017 Live, Virtual, and Constructive training is revolutionizing the way the military conducts training operations. More importantly, it's changing the way the Department of Defense jointly develops, prepares and engages enemy forces during real-world contingencies in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. The LVC training capability allows
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