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Region Southwest

937 North Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92132-0058

As the Naval shore installation management headquarters for the Southwest region (California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, and New Mexico), Navy Region Southwest provides coordination of base operating support functions for operating forces throughout the region. This includes providing expertise in areas such as housing, environmental, security, family services, port services, air services, bachelor quarters, supply, medical and logistical concerns for the hundreds of thousands of active-duty, reserve and retired military members in the area. The command also serves as the regional coordinator for the Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, headquartered in Hawaii, coordinating support for bases in Southern California and Nevada. We will be the best at efficiently delivering the right level of shore support services the meets our customer’s mission requirements, reduces risk and ensures our Operational Forces are ready to take the fight to the enemy.


Navy Region Southwest

Abe Lincoln Battle"E"

The commander of Naval Air Forces (CNAF) visited the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) during the ship's port call in San Diego, Dec. 11.

Posted On : Monday, December 12, 2011 - 3:28:10 PM

Pacific Partnership Departs Vanuatu

ESPIRITU SANTO, Vanuatu (NNS) -- The Pacific Partnership 2011 team departed Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu, aboard amphibious transport dock ship USS Cleveland (LPD 7) May 9, after 10 days of working side-by-side with the people of Vanuatu, marking the first time a U.S. Navy vessel has traveled to Vanuatu since World War II.

Posted On : Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:30:09 AM | Tagged : , ,

Lake Champlain Completes Successful Seven-Month Deployment

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) returned to its homeport of San Diego May 6, after completing a seven-month independent deployment in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.

Posted On : Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:28:05 AM | Tagged : , ,

Holocaust Survivor Shares Experiences with San Diego Sailors

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- A holocaust survivor shared her experiences with Sailors in San Diego, May 5, as part of the 2011 Holocaust Days of Remembrance.

Posted On : Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:24:09 AM | Tagged : , ,

San Diego State University Offers Military Spouses Priority Admission

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- San Diego State University (SDSU) announced May 3, it is offering active duty service members, military spouses and family members an opportunity to appeal for priority admission into the institution.

Posted On : Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:23:01 AM | Tagged : ,

San Diego NROTC Holds Pass in Review, Awards Ceremony

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- The San Diego Navy Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) unit participated in the annual Pass in Review and Awards Ceremony at the University of San Diego, April 15.

Posted On : Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:11:32 AM | Tagged : , ,

California Attorney General Warns Sailors Against Scams

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- California Consumer Law Deputy Attorney General spoke to San Diego-based command financial specialists (CFS) during quarterly CFS continuing education training, March 31.

Posted On : Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:05:14 AM | Tagged : ,

Region Launches Phase II of CPO 365 Training

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Following the March 18 announcement of the Fiscal Year 2012 chief petty officer board eligible first class petty officers, Navy Region Southwest (NRSW) moved into the second phase of the Chief Petty Officer 365 (CPO 365) training program.

Posted On : Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:03:31 AM | Tagged : ,

Navy Reservists Fill Essential Role in Denver's Operation Pacific Passage Mission

DENVER (NNS) -- Reservists assigned to Navy Operational Support Center (NOSC) Denver have served as the Navy's official welcoming committee in that city for military families arriving from Japan since March 24.

Posted On : Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 12:49:37 PM | Tagged : ,

Support Organizations Augment Operation Pacific Passage Efforts

DENVER, Colo. (NNS) -- Several volunteer humanitarian and support agencies are assisting a multi-service team of military professionals and caregivers to welcome and offer a helping hand to military families who have arrived at Denver International Airport as part of Operation Pacific Passage, March 24.

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