To maintain communications and inter-personal relations between members in order to promote a strong sense of pride and camaraderie.

To publicize the evolution and history of Sonar, and the significant contributions of Sonar and Sonar personnel to the Navy's sustained state of peacetime readiness and battle effectiveness.

To sponsor a means of recognizing superior performance by the men and women of the sonar rate, when such performance is brought to the attention of the Association.

To offer our services and resources, as feasible, to naval commands and community organizations that wish to enter into cooperative ventures that are for the good of the Naval service and the general public.

To periodically meet together in a social setting to further new and old friendships, share experiences, and strengthen our bonds.