San Diego Sailors at Work Overseas

U.S. Sailors conduct a test aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)

PERSIAN GULF 01.05.2019 Photo by Seaman Apprentice Jarrod Schad, USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74)

U.S. Navy Aviation Structural Mechanic (Equipment) 3rd Class Joshua Huber, right, from Warrenville, South Carolina, and Aviation Structural Mechanic (Equipment) 3rd Class Jurgen Baezabernal, from San Diego, conduct a cabin-pressure test on an F/A-18F Super Hornet, assigned to Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 41, in the hangar bay aboard the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) in the Arabian Gulf, Jan. 5, 2019. The John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and the Pacific through the western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Jarrod A. Schad)



Sailors with U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) Port Operations prepare for the first harbor evolution of the new year on the Valiant class tugboats Seminole (YT 805) and Puyallup (YT 806), Jan. 7

 

YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, JAPAN 01.07.2019 Photo by Garrett A Zopfi, Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka

YOKOSUKA, Japan (January 7, 2019) – Electrician’s Mate 2nd Class Eunice Lubigan from Chula Vista, Calif. surveys the deck of the tugboat as Sailors with U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) Port Operations prepare for the first harbor evolution of the new year on the Valiant class tugboats Seminole (YT 805) and Puyallup (YT 806), Jan. 7. CFAY provides, maintains, and operates base facilities and services in support of the 7th Fleet’s forward-deployed naval forces, 71 tenant commands, and more than 27,000 military and civilian personnel. (U.S. Navy photo by Garrett Zopfi/Released by FLEACT Yokosuka Public Affairs Office)

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Originally from upstate New York, Dani Schwartz has lived in Coronado since 1996. She is thrilled to call Coronado home and raise her two children here. In her free time enjoys hitting the gym, reading, and walking her dog around the “island.”Have news to share? Send tips, story ideas or letters to the editor to: manager@coronadotimes.com