Members of Congress Visit TR at Sea, Become Honorary Rough Riders

(July 12, 2014) - Rear Adm. Andrew Lewis, commander, Carrier Strike Group 12, and members of the U.S. House of Representatives gather for a group photo on the flag bridge aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) whlie at sea.

(July 12, 2014) – Rear Adm. Andrew Lewis, commander, Carrier Strike Group 12, and members of the U.S. House of Representatives gather for a group photo on the flag bridge aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) whlie at sea.

     The men and women aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) welcomed five members of the U.S. House of Representatives to observe underway operations and meet with Sailors while at sea, June 12-13. Continue reading

TR Sailors Enjoy Camaraderie Through Competition

Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) participate in the tug-of-war event during the 4th annual T.G.I. Fitness Challenge at the parade grounds on Naval Station Norfolk.

Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) participate in the tug-of-war event during the 4th annual T.G.I. Fitness Challenge at the parade grounds on Naval Station Norfolk.

     Sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) participated in the fourth annual T.G.I. Fitness Challenge at the parade grounds on Naval Station Norfolk (NSN), June 20. Continue reading

DESRON 2 Holds Change of Command on Churchill

Capt. Fred Pyle, a native of McAlisterville, Pa., assumes command of Destroyer Squadron 2 (DESRON 2) at the order of Rear Adm. Andrew Lewis, commander of Carrier Strike Group 12, during a change of command ceremony. Capt. Fred Pyle relieved Capt. Stephen Coughlin as the commodore of DESRON 2 during the time honored ceremony aboard the USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81).

Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 2 held a change of command ceremony aboard the guided missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81), June 27. Continue reading

TR Completes INSURV

 

Capt. Daniel Grieco, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), addresses the crew after completing a three-day inspection from the Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV).

Capt. Daniel Grieco, commanding officer of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), addresses the crew after completing a three-day inspection from the Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV).

The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) completed a three-day Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV) material inspection, June 26. Continue reading