John C. Stennis Gets Underway
Navy News Service
Story Number: NNS160928-14
Release Date: 9/28/2016 10:55:00 AM
By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan Jiang
BREMERTON, Wash. (NNS) -- USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) got underway from Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton, Washington to conduct routine training, Sept. 27.
During the underway, John C. Stennis Sailors will conduct damage control and firefighting training, seamanship training, small boat operations and exercises designed to maintain technical and tactical proficiency in a variety of areas.
The goal of the underway is to ensure John C. Stennis and its crew maintain their high levels of proficiency and readiness.
John C. Stennis returned from a seven-month deployment to the Indo-Asia-Pacific, Aug. 14, and has been conducting a routine maintenance availability in its homeport of Bremerton.
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