NIOC Yokosuka's team consisting of 88 Sailors and civilians who provide and deploy trained Information
Warfare (IW) officers and cryptologic enlisted personnel, expertise, and equipment to support Signals
Intelligence (SIGINT), Information Operations (IO), Fleet Electronic Support (FES) functions, Global Signals
Analysis Lab (GSAL) functions for naval surface, sub-surface, air, and Coalition forces assigned to
Commander, SEVENTH Fleet in the Western Pacific theater. NIOC YOKO's Sailors have:
Worked on behalf of Commander, Seventh Fleet (C7F) staff to deliver technical cryptologic operational
analytics, contributing to a 150% performance increase for cryptologic operations in the Western Pacific.
Dispatched one Direct Support Officer for 133 days to the USSOUTHCOM AOR to test experimental
intelligence collection equipment and develop new tactics for intelligence support to Counter-Narcotics
Operations. In addition, NIOC YOKO deployed one Information Technician First Class Petty Officer for a
6 month deployment onboard the USS COLE in support of Sixth Fleet Cryptologic Operations, providing
I&W and valuable intelligence collection to Naval and Joint commanders. Of note, nine Sailors Deployed
to six ships in the Seventh Fleet AOR to provide I&W and valuable intelligence collection.