SEALs and divers from SEAL Delivery Vehicle Team (SDVT) 1 swim back to the guided-missile submarine USS Michigan (SSGN 727) during an exercise for certification on SEAL delivery vehicle operations in the southern Pacific Ocean. The exercises educate operators and divers on the techniques and procedures related to the delivery vehicle and its operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kristopher Kirsop/Released)
The Typhoon-class submarine is a ballistic missile-carrying, nuclear-powered submarine (SSBN) deployed by the Soviet Navy in the 1980s. With a displacement of up to 48,000 tons, the Typhoon is the largest submarine class in the world ever built.
The guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Erie (CG 70) returns to homeport at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Lake Erie completed a Missile Defense Agency and U.S. Navy test in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Kauai, Hawaii. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Diana Quinlan/Released)