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Eye on the Fleet is a monthly photo feature sponsored by the Chief of Information Navy Visual News Service. We are looking for high impact, quality photography from Sailors in the fleet to showcase the American Sailor in action.

Aviation boatswain's mates make an assault on a large-scale mock aircraft fire during their final evaluation in the Fire Protection Apprentice Course at the Louis F. Garland DOD Fire Academy.

Photo by CT1 Patrick D. Wormsley


SN Danielle Hopper paints a rat guard used for mooring lines aboard USS George Washington Four ships of the United States Navy have been named USS George Washington in honor of an early American General and first President of the United States.
  • The first George Washington was purchased on 12 October 1798 and served for less than four years.
 (CVN 73).

Photo by PHAN Michael Blackwell II

Seabees of Naval Mobile Construction Battalion 1 prepare for convoy training during the battalion's field exercise at Camp Shelby, Miss.

Photo by JO1 Dennis Herring


Search and Rescue Swimmer, PN3 Gerardo Arbulu, gives the signal to be raised out of the water after rescuing the simulated victim, named "Oscar," during a man overboard drill aboard USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49).

Photo by JO2 Brian Biller


Personnel assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal The detection, identification, on-site evaluation, rendering safe, recovery, and final disposal of unexploded explosive ordnance. It may also include explosive ordnance which has become hazardous by damage or deterioration. Also called EOD.  Mobile Unit (EODMU) 11, Det. 1, Naval Air Station Whidbey Island “Ault Field” redirects here. For the census-designated place, see Ault Field, Washington.

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, Wash., fast rope from an SH-60F Seahawk onto the flight deck of USS Abraham Lincoln Various ships have borne the name Abraham Lincoln, in honor of the 16th President of the United States.

In the U.S. Navy
  • USS Abraham Lincoln (SSBN-602) (1961), a ballistic missile submarine
  • USS Abraham Lincoln
 CVN 72).

Photo by PH3 Gabriel Piper


Air department personnel assemble prior to a night flightdeck fire drill aboard USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).

Photo by PH2 Chad McNeeley


To be considered, forward your high resolution (5" x 7" at 300 dpi) images with full credit and cutline information, including full name, rank and duty station. Name all identifiable people within the photo and include important information about what is happening, where the photo was taken and the date. Commands with digital photo capability can send attached .jpg files to:

Mail your submissions to: Navy Visual News Service 1200 Navy Pentagon, Rm. 4B 514, Washington, D.C. 20350-1200

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Reruns later ran on the cable channel Spike TV. The show was created by Hurricane Entertainment and the executive producer was John Tomlin. Chris Hardwick was the host.
 in action.
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Publication:All Hands
Date:Feb 1, 2005
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