YOUR Navy Operating Forward – 5th Fleet, Atlantic Ocean, Pearl Harbor

Right now your Navy is 100% on watch around the globe helping to preserve the American way of life.  Whether it be operating and training in the waters off the coast of Virginia or deployed U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility, 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.

Boatswain Mate 2nd Class (Handling) Bradley Delano watches the sunrise on the flight deck on the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Antonio (LPD 17). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Lacordrick Wilson/Released)

Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) 2 assigned to Assault Craft Unit (ACU) 4 approaches the welldeck of the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Antonio (LPD 17). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Lacordrick Wilson/Released)

Sailors aboard the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) connect fuel lines from fleet oiler USNS Kanawha (T-AO 196) during a replenishment at sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Rob Aylward/Released)

The Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS La Jolla (SSN 701) moors to the pier at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam as she returns from a six-month deployment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Steven Khor/Released)

Aviation Boatswain’s Mate (Equipment) 3rd Class Samuel Perez launches an F/A-18C Hornet from the Golden Dragons of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 192 from aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kenneth Abbate/Released)

A visit, board, search and seizure team from the guided-missile destroyer USS Farragut (DDG 99) ride in a rigid hull inflatable boat during a training exercise. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class A.J. Jones/Released)

 

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