YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Red Sea, East China Sea

Right now your Navy is 100 percent on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life. Whether it be operating and training off the coast of Spain or forward deployed to the Arabian Gulf, the flexibility and presence provided by our U.S. naval forces provides national leaders with great options for protecting and maintaining our national security and interests around the world. The imagery below highlights the Navy’s ability to provide those options by operating forward.

 

USS San Jacinto (CG 56) transits alongside the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Truxtun (DDG 103), not shown. Truxtun is deployed as part of the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility.

RED SEA: USS San Jacinto (CG 56) transits alongside USS Truxtun (DDG 103), not shown, during scheduled deployment.

The guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) fires the 5-inch gun during a live-fire exercise. Ramage, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility.

MEDITERRANEAN SEA: USS Ramage (DDG 61) fires the 5-inch gun during a live-fire exercise.

The Austin-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Denver (LPD 9), part of the Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group, transits the East China Sea with ships from Flotilla Five of the Republic of Korea Navy.

EAST CHINA SEA: USS Denver (LPD 9), part of the Bonhomme Richard Amphibious Ready Group, transits the East China Sea with ships from Flotilla Five of the Republic of Korea Navy.

The guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) prepares to moor in Faslane, Scotland. Cole is in Scotland to participate in exercise Joint Warrior 14-1, a semi-annual, United Kingdom-led training exercise.

FASLANE, SCOTLAND: USS Cole (DDG 67) prepares to moor in Faslane, Scotland while participating in exercise Joint Warrior 14-1, a semi-annual, United Kingdom-led training exercise.

The Military Sealift Command fast combat support ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) transfers cargo to the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Truxtun (DDG 103) during an underway replenishment.

RED SEA: USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8) transfers cargo to USS Truxtun (DDG 103) during an underway replenishment.

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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Red Sea, East China Sea