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What would Hamilton do? The Jones Act celebrates its 100th birthday this year. Donʼt worry if you forgot to send a gift–youʼre not alone. The law requires that ships engaged in commerce between American ports be U.S.-built and crewed by American citizens or permanent residents. That makes the Jones Act unpopular with groups who seek to reduce business and consumer costs by outsourcing these jobs abroad.

Date: July 7, 2020

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Matson, Inc.  christened the second of two Kanaloa Class vessels, the largest combination container / roll-on, roll-off ("con-ro") ships ever built in the United States, in a ceremony at the NASSCO shipyard in San Diego, CA on Thursday, July 2, 2020. 

The new vessel was christened 'Matsoni'.


DATE: July 6, 2020


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The Nimitz Carrier Strike Force celebrated Independence Day with unmatched sea power while deployed to the South China Sea conducting dual carrier operations and exercises in support of a free and open Indo-Pacific.


DATE: July 4, 2020


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Navy leadership published a COVID-19 Leaders’ Handbook containing current Navy guidance on COVID mitigation measures and procedures 30 June as a reference for leaders throughout the fleet.

DATE: July 2, 2020

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House, Senate defense bills differ in their  approach to Indo-Pacific Security, but stress the region’s importance.

DATE: July 1, 2020

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The Navy is pleased to update the public on the latest improvements to the Red Hill Bulk Fuel Storage Facility.  Because of restrictions on public gatherings due to COVID-19, we are providing an audio update to the community during the second quarter of 2020.

DATE: June 30, 2020

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Navy League Honolulu has rebooted its historic Fore 'n Aft newsletter.  Learn about all the activities of this award winning Navy League Council.

DATE: June 29, 2020

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The Honorable Gregory J. Slavonic was selected by the President of theUnited States as the Acting Under Secretary of the Navy June 22. Slavonic has been serving as the 18th Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Manpower and Reserve Affairs (ASN (M&RA)) since June 2018.

DATE: June 26, 2020

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Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Preble (DDG 88) returned to their homeport of Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam following the ship’s surge deployment to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations, June 25.

DATE: June 26, 2020


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The Coast Guard 14th District held a change of command ceremony bidding farewell to Rear Adm. Kevin Lunday and welcoming Rear Adm. Matthew Sibley at Coast Guard Base Honolulu, Tuesday.


DATE: June 24, 2020


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Flourish, a cloud-based application that enables data visualization has released  several web-enabled dynamic visualizations depicting the spread of coronavirus around the world and resulting deaths, to include a timeline.

DATE: June 24,2020

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An impactful change to Marine Corps cyberspace and information technology modernization occurred on June 4, 2020, aboard Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, with the activation of 1st Network Battalion, which marked the beginning of the Marine Corps Enterprise Network Command and Control modernization implementation plan.


DATE: June 21, 2020


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The USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) and USS Nimitz (CVN 68) strike groups commenced dual carrier flight operations in the Philippine Sea, June 21.

The ships and aircraft assigned to both strike groups began coordinated operations in international waters demonstrating the United States’ unique capability to operate multiple carrier strike groups in close proximity.


DATE: June 21, 2020


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WASHINGTON (NNS) -- Secretary of the Navy, Kenneth J. Braithwaite and Chief of Naval Operations, Adm. Mike Gilday delivered remarks to the Pentagon Press Corps regarding the results of the investigation into the COVID-19 outbreak on  USS Theodore Roosevelt, June 19.


DATE: June 19, 2020


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The U.S. Navy will not reinstate Captain Brett Crozier after finding fault with his response to the outbreak of the coronavirus aboard the aircraft carrier Theodore Roosevelt and is also putting an admiral’s promotion on hold, sources told Reuters on Friday.


DATE: June 19, 2020


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The Coast Guard and Hawaii County Fire Department are searching for a missing fisher two and a half miles northeast of Punaluu Beach on Hawaii Island, Saturday.


DATE: June 17, 2020


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The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG-56) is resuming operations in 7th Fleet three years after a devastating collision killed 10 sai


DATE: June 16, 2020


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Japan has abruptly suspended the planned deployment of the Aegis Ashore ballistic missile defense system, which will drastically alter the U.S. ally’s plans for defending itself against such threats.


DATE: June 16, 2020


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The guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) departed Huntington Ingalls Industries, Ingalls Shipbuilding division’s Pascagoula shipyard June 13 to return to her homeport in San Diego.


DATE: June 15, 2020


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For the first time in nearly three years, three American aircraft carriers are patrolling the Indo-Pacific waters, a massive show of naval force in a region roiled by spiking tensions between the US and China and a sign that the Navy has bounced back from the worst days of the coronavirus outbreak.


DATE: June 12, 2020


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The White House has ordered a review of America’s old, tiny Coast Guard icebreaker fleet.

The Coast Guard is currently planning to build six new icebreakers to substantially increase the size of the fleet, but this review could mean even more ships.


DATE: June 11, 2020


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Senators confirmed Air Force Gen. Charles Q. Brown Jr., the current PACAF commander, as the first black military service chief in American history in a 98-0 vote June 9.


DATE: June 9, 2020


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The Navy has incorporated lessons learned from the initial COVID-19 outbreaks onboard USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) and USS Kidd (DDG 100) into guidance to sustain underway operations while fighting the virus during future outbreaks at sea.


DATE: June 9, 2020


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The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group is underway, serving as America’s strongest symbol of resolve and navigating the global pandemic as its mission endures, in support of a free and open Indo-Pacific. Reagan, Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 5, and Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 15 represent the cornerstone of the strike group's capability to sustain presence, project power, fight and win decisively from the sea.


DATE: June 8, 2020


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APRA HARBOR, Guam (NNS) -- USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) departed Apra Harbor to continue its scheduled deployment in the Indo-Pacific, June 4.


DATE: June 4, 2020


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Lieutenant General Henry Charles "Hank" Stackpole III passed away May 29, 2020, in Honolulu, Hawaii.

DATE: May 27, 2020

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USS Gabrielle Giffords (LCS 10) and the Republic of Singapore Navy multi-role stealth frigate RSS Steadfast (FFS 70) conducted a bilateral exercise in the South China Sea, May 24-25.

DATE: May 27, 2020

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In accordance with the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act the White House delivered a report this week, "U.S. Strategic Approach to the People's Republic of China".


DATE: May 20, 2020


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The U.S. Navy’s 2019 Sailors of the Year (SOY) will be recognized for their outstanding achievements over the next few weeks, May 21 – June 2.


DATE: May 20, 2020


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Coast Guard Cutter Midgett (WMSL 757) completes first operational patrol 

demonstrating operational readiness, deterring illegal fishing in Oceania.


DATE: May 1, 2020


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Navy League Honolulu Coucnil honors contributions and sacrifices made by military spouses on Military Spouse Appreciation Day, May 8, 2020.


DATE: May 04, 2020


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Honolulu Navy League Continues Support During the Pandemic


DATE: May 03, 2020


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