USS Mustin Departs Shimoda, Black Ship Festival

By Mass Communication Specialist 3 rd Class William Collins III, USS Mustin Public Affairs SHIMODA, Japan (May 23, 2017) – The forward-deployed Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) departed Shimoda, Japan after a port visit, May 18-22, during the city’s Black Ship Festival. The Yokosuka-based destroyer visited Shimoda for the 78th annual Black…

Carrier Strike Group 5 Begins 2017 Patrol

By Commander, Task Force 70 Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5 departed for patrol, May 16, to commence its routine operations in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. CSG 5 is starting this patrol with the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76); the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Shiloh (CG 67); the Arleigh…

USS Mustin Arrives in Guam

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Elijah G. Leinaar, USS Mustin Public Affairs APRA HARBOR, Guam (March 1, 2017) – The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) arrived at Naval Base Guam for a routine port visit March 1. While in Guam, Mustin Sailors have the opportunity to experience the culture, go sightseeing and…

USS Mustin Holds Change of Command

By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Elijah G. Leinaar, USS Mustin Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan (Feb 24, 2017) – Cmdr. Warren D. Smith relieved Cmdr. Thane C. Clare as commanding officer of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin (DDG 89) during a change of command ceremony at Fleet Activities (FLEACT), Yokosuka, Feb. 24. Clare…