USS PASADENA SSN 752
The Pasadena (SSN 752) is the third vessel and first submarine so named in the U.S. Navy. She was built by General Dynamics Corporation, Electric Boat Division, Groton, Conneticut, and was commissioned on February 11, 1989.
October 31, 2003 USS Pasadena returned to Naval Station Pearl Harbor following an eight-month deployment to the western Pacific, in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom, as part of the USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Carrier Strike Group.
June 18, 2004 Cmdr. John Heatherington relieved Cmdr. Donald Fritts, Jr., as CO of the Pasadena during a change-of-command ceremony at the Pearl Harbor Naval Station submarine piers.
April 20, 2005 Rear Adm. Jeffrey B. Cassias relieved Rear Adm. Paul F. Sullivan as Commander, Submarine Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet (COMSUBPAC) during a change-of-command ceremony on board the SSN 752.
December 22, Pasadena returned to homeport after a six-month deployment in the U.S. 7th Fleet Area of Responsibility (AoR). Port visits to Yokosoka, Japan; Sasebo, Japan; Apra Harbor, Guam; and Saipan.
October 13, 2006 Cmdr. Douglas G. Perry relieved Cmdr. John Heatherington as commanding officer of SSN 752 in a ceremony at USS Bowfin Museum and Submarine Park in Naval Station Pearl Harbor.
October 31, 2007 USS Pasadena departed homeport for a scheduled western Pacific deployment.
January 21, 2008 The nuclear-powered attack submarine recently arrived in Subic Bay, Philippines, for a routine port call.
April 30, SSN 752 returned to Naval Station Pearl Harbor after a six-month deployment. The sub also visited Guam, Japan and Malaysia.
February 13, 2009 Cmdr. Andrew B. St. John relieved Cmdr. Douglas G. Perry as CO of the Pasadena during a change-of-command ceremony at Naval Station Pearl Harbor.
November 23, The Los Angeles-Improved class submarine departed Fleet Activities Yokosuka after a six-day port call.
December 4, USS Pasadena returned to Pearl Harbor after a six-month westen Pacific deployment. She participated in two multi-level exercises and visited five ports.
July 6, 2010 SSN 752 departed Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam to participate in the biennial, multinational exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2010, in the Hawaiian Op. Area.
August 13, Capt. James Pitts relieved Capt. Christopher Kaiser as Commander, Submarine Squadron (COMSUBRON) 7, during a change-of-command ceremony on board the Pasadena.
December 14, USS Pasadena departed Pearl Harbor for a scheduled western Pacific deployment.
February 3, 2011 The Pasadena made a brief stop at White Beach, Okinawa, for personnel trasfer.
February 18, The Los Angeles-Improved class submarine arrived in Fleet Activities Sasebo, Japan, for a nine-day upkeep. Inport Yokosuka, Japan, from March 2-4; Brief stops at Okinawa on March 7 and 11th; Brief stop at Sasebo on March 25 and April 4.
June 22, USS Pasadena returned to homeport after a six-month deployment. The sub also made port visits to Saipan and Guam.
July 22, Cmdr. Luis E. Molina relieved Cmdr. Andrew B. St. John as CO of the SSN 752 during a change-of-command ceremony at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.
September 2, The Pasadena pulled into NSB New London in Groton, Conn., for a brief stop after transiting from Pearl Harbor for an 18-month Engineered Overhaul (EOH) at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine.
January 25, 2013 Rear Adm. Richard P. Breckenridge, Commander, Submarine Group (COMSUBGRU) 2 relieved of command Cmdr. Luis Molina "due to a loss of confidence in executing his duties as the submarine’s commanding officer." Cmdr. Mark E. Cooper assumed command of the ship.
September 9, USS Pasadena departed Portsmouth shipyard for a transit to San Diego after an extended two-year EOH. Inport Naval Submarine Base New London from Sept. 1?-27.
November 8, USS Pasadena arrived in its new homeport of Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego, Calif.
January 2, 2015 USS Pasadena departed San Diego for a scheduled western Pacific deployment.
January 19, The Los Angeles-Improved class attack submarine arrived in White Beach Naval Facility, Okinawa, for a brief stop.
February 26, The Pasadena moored outboard the USS Louisville (SSN 724) at Berth 13 in Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan, for a five-day port call; Brief stop at Sasebo for personnel transfer on March 6, 9 and 12th.
April 6, USS Pasadena moored at Akasaki Pier in Fleet Activities Sasebo for a three-day port call.
May 1, SSN 752 moored at Berth 1 in Busan Naval Base, Republic of Korea, for a scheduled port visit.
May 18, USS Pasadena moored at Berth 5, Changi Naval Base in Singapore for a three-day port visit in conjunction with International Maritime Defense Exhibition (IMDEX) Asia 2015.
July 3, USS Pasadena moored at November Pier on Naval Base Point Loma following a six-month deployment.
July 31, Cmdr. Kenneth Douglas relieved Cmdr. Mark E. Cooper as CO of the Pasadena during a change-of-command ceremony on board the sub.
August 25, The Pasadena moored at November Pier on Naval Base Point Loma after a 16-day underway in support of the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) CSG's COMPTUEX/JTFEX; Underway again from Sept. 16-21; Entered the floating dry-dock Arco (ARDM 5) on Oct. 1; Undocked and moored at November Pier North on Jan. 20.
February 12, 2016 Capt. Brian L. Davies relieved Capt. Eugene J. Doyle as Commander, Submarine Squadron (SUBRON) 11 during a change-of-command ceremony on board the USS Pasadena at Pier N.
March 8, USS Pasadena departed homeport to conduct routine training off the coast of southern California; Brief stop off NB Point Loma for personnel transfer on March 11; Brief stop at November Pier North to embark guests for a day-long cruise on March 15; Returned home on March 24.?
May ?, The Pasadena departed Naval Base Point Loma for a routine training in the SOCAL Op. Area; Brief stop off NB Point Loma on May 9, 11 and 16th; Returned home on May 18; Underway again on June 6; Brief stop at S/S/I Mike Pier on June 8; Returned home on June 14.
August 1?, SSN 752 departed homeport in support of the USS Makin Island (LHD 8) ARG's COMPTUEX, as part of opposition forces; Brief stop off NB Point Loma on Aug. 15; Moored at S/S/I Mike Pier on Aug. 24; Underway again on Aug. 30; Brief stop off NB Point Loma on Sept. 6.
September 21, USS Pasadena returned to homeport after underway in support of the bilateral exercise CHILEMAR VI, off the coast of San Diego, with the CS Thomson (SS 20). CHILEMAR is designed to demonstrate interoperability between the U.S. submarine rescue systems and Chilean submarines; Underway again on Sept. 2?; Brief stop off NB Point Loma on Sept. 27.
October 7, The Los Angeles-Improved class attack submarine departed NB Point Loma to conduct routine training off the coast of southern California; Brief stop off NB Point Loma on Oct. 14; Moored at S/S/O Mike Pier on Oct. 17; Underway again on Nov. 3.