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…

IWC Roadshow Visits USS Ronald Reagan

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jamal McNeill, USS Ronald Reagan Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – Information Warfare Community (IWC) detailers visited the Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), May 1. Officer detailers from the information professional, cryptologic warfare, and intelligence communities as well as the information systems technician rating lead enlisted…

U.S. Vice President Visits Forward Deployed Troops Aboard USS Ronald Reagan

By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jamal McNeill, USS Ronald Reagan Public Affairs YOKOSUKA, Japan – U.S. Vice President Michael R. Pence visited the Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), here April 19. The vice president and his wife, Karen Pence, toured the ship and spoke to U.S. and Japanese service members, highlighting…