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Status of the Navy

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as of Sep. 9, 2009

Navy Personnel
Active Duty: 331,150
Officers: 52,136
Enlisted: 274,468
Midshipmen: 4,546
Ready Reserve: 109,881 [As of 31 Aug]
Selected Reserves: 66,757
Individual Ready Reserve: 43,124
Reserves currently mobilized: 6,528 [As of 8 Sep] * A-1
Involuntarily mobilized: 4,931
Voluntarily mobilized: 1,597
Personnel on deployment: 54,522
Navy Department Civilian Employees: 192,961
Ships and Submarines
Deployable Battle Force Ships: 286
Ships Underway (away from homeport): 100 ships (35% of total)
On deployment: 103 ships (36% of total)
Deployable Attack submarines: 55/calculation
Attack submarines underway (away from homeport): 28 subs (51%)
On deployment: 25 subs (46%)
Ships Underway
  • USS Nimitz (CVN 68) - port visit Singapore
  • USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) - 5th Fleet
Amphibious Warfare Ships:
  • PCU Makin Island (LHD 8) - Pacific Fleet * A-2
Bataan Amphibious Ready Group/22nd MEU: * A-3
  • USS Bataan (LHD 5) - 5th Fleet
Aircraft (operational): 3,700+
* A-1, Reserves currently mobilized is based on the newest DoD`s report at time of posting.
U.S. DoD: 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: Sept. 9 airpower summary: C-17s deliver troops, cargo
Afghanistan - Operation Enduring Freedom
Coalition Airpower conducted 88 close-air-support missions
  • U.S. Navy F/A-18C[N]s (VFA 25 or 113) provided overwatch for coalition forces in Lashkar Gah (Google Maps). Coalition forces reported receiving sporadic small-arms fire from an anti-coalition force position and reported observing concentrated activity at an enemy compound. A show of force was requested to curtail the enemy action in the compound. The Navy aircraft conducted a show of force and launched numerous flares. The show of force was deemed successful when the enemy personnel immediately left the compound and surrounding area.

    Later, USAF F-16s were overhead providing overwatch when a show of force was requested to disperse a crowd of insurgents. On initiation of show of force the insurgents immediately fled and vacated the surrounding area.
Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR)
  • 32 USAF, U.S. Navy and coalition 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 18 close-air-support missions
  • No description on U.S. Navy air-operations.
Intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR)
  • 30 USAF and U.S. Navy ISR aircraft flew missions. In addition, 2 USAF aircraft performed tactical reconnaissance.

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