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YOKOSUKA, Japan (Oct. 1, 2015) Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Ray Mabus speaks with media during a press conference after arriving to Fleet Activities Yokosuka, Japan aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76).
USS Ronald Reagan Arrives in Japan to Support Security, Stability in the Indo-Asia-Pacific Region
The Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) arrived at Commander, Fleet Activities Yokosuka (CFAY) for the first time as the U.S. Navy’s only forward-deployed aircraft carrier, Oct. 1.
Ronald Reagan’s arrival to CFAY highlights her role as the fifth U.S. carrier forward deployed to the 7th Fleet area of responsibility following USS George Washington (CVN 73), USS Kitty Hawk (CV 63), USS Independence (CV 62) and USS Midway (CV 41).