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The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea (CG 58) sails in the Mediterranean Sea, Aug. 26, 2020.
Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Indra Beaufort / U.S. Navy photo

COVID-19 outbreaks have been reported aboard two Navy ships, including the Mayport-based USS Philippine Sea, which is at sea.

USS Sioux City Returns Home To NS Mayport

Dec 4, 2020
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The Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City returned home from deployment on Friday morning. Part of the crew’s mission included counter illicit drug trafficking in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific.

NS Mayport Welcomes New Ship, The USS St. Louis

Aug 10, 2020
Photo of USS St. Louis
Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Alana Langdon / U.S.

The U.S. Navy’s USS St. Louis was officially commissioned over the weekend at Naval Station Mayport, where it will be homeported.

NS Mayport's Newest Ship Finally Leaves Montreal After 3 Ice-Bound Months

Apr 3, 2018
CAROLYN THOMPSON / Associated Press

An icy pit stop that lasted about three months is finally over for the crew of the USS Little Rock after the ship left Montreal on Saturday to continue its journey to Naval Station Mayport.

Cyd Hoskinson / WJCT

One issue military families deal with more frequently than civilians is prolonged separations.