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Status of the Navy

Status of the Navy

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as of Jul. 17, 2009

Navy Personnel
Active Duty: 332,627
Officers: 52,389
Enlisted: 275,659
Midshipmen: 4,579
Ready Reserve: 110,853 [As of 09 Jun]
Selected Reserves: 66,748
Individual Ready Reserve: 44,105
Reserves currently mobilized: 6,413 [As of 14 Jul] * A-1
Involuntarily mobilized: 5,738
Voluntarily mobilized: 675
Personnel on deployment: 57,764
Navy Department Civilian Employees: 191,044
Ships and Submarines
Deployable Battle Force Ships: 284
Ships Underway (away from homeport): 120 ships (42% of total)
On deployment: 110 ships (39% of total)
Deployable Attack submarines: 55/calculation
Attack submarines underway (away from homeport): 36 submarines (66%)
On deployment: 25 submarines (46%)
Ships Underway
  • USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) - 2nd Fleet
  • USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) - Atlantic Ocean
  • USS George Washington (CVN 73) - 7th Fleet
  • USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - 5th Fleet
Amphibious Warfare Ships:
  • USS Essex (LHD 2) - Coral Sea
  • USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) - Gulf of Guinea
Boxer Amphibious Ready Group/13th MEU: * A-2
  • USS Boxer (LHD 4) - Pacific Ocean
Bataan Amphibious Ready Group/22nd MEU: * A-3
  • USS Bataan (LHD 5) - 5th Fleet
Aircraft (operational): 3,700+
* A-1, Number of involuntarily (voluntarily) mobilized is based on the report of U.S. DoD.
U.S. DoD: http://www.defenselink.mil/news/d20090707ngr.pdf pdf_icon.gif
* A-2, 3, Added item, not the original.
U.S. Navy: Boxer Expeditionary Strike Group Deploys
U.S. Navy: Bataan Amphibious Ready Group Deploys in Support of Maritime Strategy

Air-operations - U.S. Navy air-operations as part of Coalition Airpower

CVW 14 that consists of VFA 115 (F/A-18E), VFA 22 (F/A-18F), VFA 25, VFA 113 (F/A-18C[N]), VAW 113 (E-2C NP), VAQ 139 (EA-6B), VRC 30 Det. 1 (C-2A) and HS 4 (SH-60F, HH-60H) is conducting air-supports for Operation Enduring Freedom.

USAF: July 17 airpower summary: B-1Bs strike enemy forces
Afghanistan - Operation Enduring Freedom
Coalition Airpower conducted 60 close-air-support missions
  • No description on U.S. Navy air-operations.
Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR)
  • 24 USAF ISR aircraft flew missions as part of operations in Afghanistan.
Iraq - Operation Iraqi Freedom
Coalition Airpower conducted 24 close-air-support missions
  • No description on U.S. Navy air-operations.
Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR)
  • 24 USAF and U.S. Navy ISR aircraft flew missions as part of operations in Iraq. In addition, 2 USAF aircraft performed tactical reconnaissance.


After an antipiracy law takes effect Jul 24, the JMSDF relief antipiracy maritime force that consists of JS Harusame (DD 102), JS Amagiri (DD 152) and other units is expected to begin an escort operation in the Gulf of Aden. The maritime force deployed Jul. 6.

According to local news, USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) is scheduled to visit to Yokohama, Japan Jul. 21 for a goodwill mission.

Japan MoD reported 76 JSDF personnel and 7 civilian employees have committed suicide in last year. A psychological cause ranks first, accounts for over 30%. Any forces are worried about how to cope with suicides.

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