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…

USS Mustin Arrives in Otaru

By Ensign Leah Antil, USS Mustin Public Affairs OTARU, Japan – The forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) arrived for its third port visit to Otaru, Japan, Feb. 2. During Mustin’s time in port, the ship will conduct tours for distinguished visitors, play basketball with Otaru Meiho High School students, and participate…