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Status of the Navy

Status of the Navy

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as of Aug. 25, 2009

Navy Personnel
Active Duty: 330,818
Officers: 52,238
Enlisted: 274,034
Midshipmen: 4,546
Ready Reserve: 109,741 [As of 09 Jul]
Selected Reserves: 66,617
Individual Ready Reserve: 43,124
Reserves currently mobilized: 6,618 [As of 18 Aug] * A-1
Involuntarily mobilized: 5,284
Voluntarily mobilized: 1,334
Personnel on deployment: 52,549
Navy Department Civilian Employees: 192,689
Ships and Submarines
Deployable Battle Force Ships: 285
Ships Underway (away from homeport): 107 ships (38% of total)
On deployment: 102 ships (36% of total)
Deployable Attack submarines: 56/calculation
Attack submarines underway (away from homeport): 31 subs (55%)
On deployment: 25 subs (46%)
Ships Underway
  • USS Nimitz (CVN 68) - port visit Yokosuka, Japan
  • USS George Washington (CVN 73) - South China Sea
  • USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) - Atlantic Ocean
  • USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - 5th Fleet
Amphibious Warfare Ships:
  • PCU Makin Island (LHD 8) - 4th Fleet/Pacific side * A-2
Bataan Amphibious Ready Group/22nd MEU: * A-3
  • USS Bataan (LHD 5) - 5th Fleet
Aircraft (operational): 3,700+
* A-1, Editor adopts newest DoD`s report because Navy hasn`t updated number yet.
U.S. DoD: http://www.defenselink.mil/news/Aug2009/d20090818ngr.pdf pdf_icon.gif
* A-2, PCU: Pre-Commissioned Unit.
Makin Island is scheduled to join the fleet on Oct. `09.
* A-3, Added item, not the original.
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: Aug. 25 airpower summary: Pave Hawks transport medivac patients
Afghanistan - Operation Enduring Freedom
Coalition Airpower conducted 75 close-air-support missions
  • No description on U.S. Navy air-operations.
Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR)
  • 30 USAF ISR aircraft flew missions as part of operations in Afghanistan. In addition, 2 U.S.Navy aircraft performed tactical reconnaissance.
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)
  • 27 USAF and U.S. Navy ISR aircraft flew missions as part of operations in Iraq. In addition, 2 USAF aircraft performed tactical reconnaissance.

Topics - Last update Sep. 8, 2009
JMSDF FAW 5 will deploy an antipiracy operation
Joint Staff: 派遣海賊対処行動航空隊の要員交代について pdf_icon.gif
  • Tokyo, Japan (Aug. 25, 2009) - Joint Staff announces Japan Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) Fleet Air Wing (FAW) 5 and other units including GSDF personnel will deploy to Djibouti Oct. for an antipiracy operation in the Gulf of Aden.

    Currently, FAW 4 has conducted the operation with other units since Jun.
USS Bataan is underway in U.S. 5th Fleet AOR
U.S. Navy: Image: 090825-N-4649B-034.jpg camera.png
  • U.S. 5th Fleet AOR (Aug. 25, 2009) - USS Bataan (LHD 5) as flagship of Bataan Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) is conducting maritime security operations in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility (AOR) on a scheduled deployment.

    * Bataan ARG consists of Bataan, USS Ponce (LPD 15) and USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43).
Keel Laid for Future USNS Washington Chambers
U.S. Navy: Keel Laid for Future USNS Washington Chambers
  • San Diego, Calif. (Aug. 25, 2009) - The keel for the 11th Lewis and Clark class ship, future USNS Washington Chambers (T-AKE 11) was laid during a ceremony at the General Dynamics-NASSCO shipyard in San Diego, Calif. Aug. 25.

    Washington Chambers is expected to join the Navy on the first quarter of 2011.


Japan Gov`t extends a deployment period on United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) for another six months until next Mar. Currently, six JSDF personnel have conducted a six month deployment to UNMIN since last Mar.

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