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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.

Joint Team in Denver Welcomes Military Families Departing Japan

DENVER, Colo. (NNS) -- A multi-service team of military professionals, caregivers and volunteers at Denver International Airport welcomed Department of Defense families arriving as part of Operation Pacific Passage, an authorized voluntary departure from Japan, March 24.

FFSC Keeps Families Connected During Operation Pacific Passage

TRAVIS AFB, Calif. (NNS) -- The Naval Air Station Lemoore Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) began assisting military families March 22, with the Navy Family Accountability and Assessment System (NFAAS) at the Forward Joint Reception Coordination Center (FJRCC) aboard Travis Air Force Base, Calif.

FFSC San Diego Standing by to Assist Families Returning from Japan

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) San Diego's Family Readiness Express (FRE) program began gearing up for the possible arrival of family members arriving to the Naval Air Station North Island Air Terminal from Japan, March 18.

24th Annual Sea Service Leadership Symposium Empowers Attendees

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- More than 1,300 service members gathered for the 2011 Joint Women's Leadership Symposium at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina March 15-16.

Navy Family Members Arrive at Travis Air Force Base

TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (NNS) -- Hundreds of military family members were welcomed to Travis Air Force Base (AFB) following an 11 hour flight from Yokota Air Base, Japan, as part of an authorized voluntary departure of DoD dependents and Navy civilians, March 22.

Thousands Attend El Centro Air Show

EL CENTRO, Calif. (NNS) -- Approximately 45,000 spectators attended the Naval Air Facility (NAF) El Centro Air Show in El Centro, Calif., March 12.

EODMU 11 Displays 'Wall of Fire' during NAF El Centro Air Show

El Centro, Calif. (NNS) -- Sailors assigned to Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 11 (EODMU 11) detachments from Fallon, Nev., and San Diego constructed a pyrotechnics display for the 2011 Naval Air Facility El Centro Air Show in El Centro, Calif., March 12.

John Paul Jones Completes Sea Trials, Continues with Modernization Upgrade

SAN DIEGO (NNS) -- USS John Paul Jones (DDG 53) concluded sea trials, March 4, marking the completion of the first phase of the DDG Modernization (DDG MOD) upgrade.

Region Southwest Culinary Specialists Test Cooking Talents during Competition

CORONADO, Calif. (NNS) -- Culinary specialists assigned to bases throughout the Southwest gathered at the galley aboard Naval Amphibious Base Coronado, Calif., to compete in the Navy Region Southwest Culinary Competition March 1.