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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – 5th Fleet, Korean Peninsula, Atlantic Ocean

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 in the waters off the coast of Virginia or forward deployed to the South China Sea, 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.

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Operations Specialist Seaman Drew Smith acts as lookout on the bridge wing of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell (DDG 85) as the ship prepares to enter port in Pyongtaek.
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A landing craft air cushion (LCAC) enters the well deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50).
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The USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69) conducts a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Kanawha (T-AO 196).
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The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell (DDG 85) fires its 5-Inch/54-caliber (Mk 45) lightweight gun at a target drone during exercise Foal Eagle 2013.
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The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain (DDG 56), front, the Republic of Korea Navy Aegis-class destroyer ROKS Seoae-Yu-Seong-Ryong (DDG 993), middle, and the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell (DDG 85) move into formation during exercise Foal Eagle 2013.

 

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