Ronald Reagan Returns to Yokosuka After Successful Sea Trials

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Janweb B. Lagazo, USS Ronald Reagan Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan (May 17, 2018) – The forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) returned to Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, May 17,  after completing sea trials. The seven-day evolution measured the crew’s ability to operate critical systems and perform underway…

Reagan Sailors, Family Members Awarded Reagan Legacy Foundation Scholarship

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth Abbate, USS Ronald Reagan Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan (April 20, 2018) – The Reagan Legacy Foundation (RLF) awarded eight scholarships to USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) Sailors, former Ronald Reagan Sailors, and family members during a ceremony aboard the ship, April 20. The RLF awards scholarships annually for…

Ronald Reagan Completes Crew Certifications

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Janweb B. Lagazo, USS Ronald Reagan Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan (April 20, 2018) – The forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), successfully completed the Navy’s mandated Crew Certification Phases II and III, April 20. Crew Certification is a weeklong process where inspectors from Afloat Training Group Western…

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Visits Ronald Reagan

By USS Ronald Reagan Public Affairs Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., visited the Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), March 27. As part of a congressional delegation, Warren conducted a base tour of Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan, visited the Reagan to discuss topics with leadership and Sailors, enjoy a lunch with crewmembers…

USS Benfold Celebrates African American History Month

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Benjamin Dobbs, USS Benfold Public Affairs PACIFIC OCEAN – Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) celebrated African American History Month with an event hosted by the ship’s multicultural committee, Feb. 25. This year’s theme is “African Americans in time of war.” It marks the…