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That’s one way to watch a sunset.

That’s one way to watch a sunset.

Don’t mess with the guided-missile destroyer USS Nitze; here it is firing its MK-45 5-inch/54-caliber lightweight gun.

Don’t mess with the guided-missile destroyer USS Nitze; here it is firing its MK-45 5-inch/54-caliber lightweight gun.

Who’s next?

Who’s next?

Operations Specialist Seaman Isaiah Olson, assigned to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf, monitors the Bulgarian navy frigate BGS Drazki during operations as part of Exercise Breeze.

Operations Specialist Seaman Isaiah Olson, assigned to the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf, monitors the Bulgarian navy frigate BGS Drazki during operations as part of Exercise Breeze.

232 years ago today, the Badge of Military Merit, now known as the Purple Heart, was established by George Washington to honor America’s servicemembers who were wounded or that paid the ultimate sacrifice. Help us say thanks to all of the brave men and women who have sacrificed for their country.

232 years ago today, the Badge of Military Merit, now known as the Purple Heart, was established by George Washington to honor America’s servicemembers who were wounded or that paid the ultimate sacrifice. Help us say thanks to all of the brave men and women who have sacrificed for their country.

Around the World Wednesday: An MH-60S Seahawk helicopter participates in a helicopter training exercise over Diamond Head crater on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. Hawaii’s most recognized landmark is known for its historic hiking trail, stunning coastal views and military history.

Around the World Wednesday: An MH-60S Seahawk helicopter participates in a helicopter training exercise over Diamond Head crater on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. Hawaii’s most recognized landmark is known for its historic hiking trail, stunning coastal views and military history.

Welcome home, Sailor.

Welcome home, Sailor.

The greatest blue-water Navy Fleet in the world is never far from a coastline near you. Naval Power Projection brought to you by America’s Navy.

The greatest blue-water Navy Fleet in the world is never far from a coastline near you.

Naval Power Projection brought to you by America’s Navy.

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of #America…

I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of #America…

The F/A-18E Super Hornet can fly at speeds of Mach 1.7+. (That’s 1,294 mph for those of you keeping track at home.)

The F/A-18E Super Hornet can fly at speeds of Mach 1.7+. (That’s 1,294 mph for those of you keeping track at home.)