The Yokosuka detachment conducts maintenance work in support of the USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73). It is located on Fleet Activities Yokosuka which, comprises 2.3 km² (568 acres) and is located at the entrance of Tokyo Bay, 65 km (40 mi) south of Tokyo and approximately 30 km (20 mi) south of Yokohama on the Miura Peninsula in the Kantō region of the Pacific Coast in Central Honshū, Japan.
Fleet Activities Yokosuka boasts the largest and best of everything the Navy has to offer. The 55 tenant commands which make up this impressive installation support WESTPAC operating forces, including principle afloat elements of the United States Seventh Fleet and Destroyer Squadron 15, including the only permanently forward-deployed nuclear aircraft carrier, USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73).
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