U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19), along with the embarked 7th Fleet staff, arrived in Laem Chabang, Thailand for a scheduled port visit as part of their continuing mission of relationship-building in the Indo-Pacific region.
Dock landing ship USS Pearl Harbor and amphibious transport dock ship USS Portland, along with U.S. Marines, welcomed aboard soldiers from Japanese Ground Self-Defense Force Amphibious Rapid Deployment Regiment in support of Exercise Iron Fist.
The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) and the ships and aircraft of Carrier Strike Group TEN (CSG-10), departed for deployment after successfully completing the Composite Unit Training Exercise (COMPTUEX).
The Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group and the America Expeditionary Strike Group joined forces to conduct Expeditionary Strike Force operations in support of a free and open Indo-Pacific on Feb. 15.
On Feb. 9, USS Normandy (CG 60), while conducting maritime security operations in the U.S. Central Command area of operations, boarded a dhow in accordance with international law and discovered a large cache of weapons.
The U.S. Navy conducted a scheduled, one-missile test flight of an unarmed life-extended Trident II (D5LE) missile from USS Maine (SSBN-741), an Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine, on the Western Test Range off the coast of San Diego, California, today.
Vice Adm. Rick Williamson, Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Fleet Readiness and Logistics (N4), and Rear Adm. Masatomi Dairiki, Director General of Logistics Department, Maritime Support Office, Japan Maritime Self Defense Force, signed a revised framework document to improve cooperation ...