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ARABIAN GULF: The Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13) transits alongside the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a vertical replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Special 2nd Class Tiarra Fulgham/Released)

Your Navy Operating Forward – Indian Ocean, Arabian Gulf, Souda Bay

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.

ARABIAN GULF: The Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13) transits alongside the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a vertical replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Special 2nd Class Tiarra Fulgham/Released)
ARABIAN GULF: The Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13) transits alongside the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a vertical replenishment. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Special 2nd Class Tiarra Fulgham/Released)
YOKOSUKA, Japan: The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS Antietam (CG 54), left, USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) are moored pierside at Fleet Activities Yokosuka. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Raymond D. Diaz III/Released)
YOKOSUKA, Japan: The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS Antietam (CG 54), left, USS Chancellorsville (CG 62) are moored pierside at Fleet Activities Yokosuka. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Raymond D. Diaz III/Released)
INDIAN OCEAN: Dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) conducts a swim call for its crew. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary Eshleman/Released)
INDIAN OCEAN: Dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49) conducts a swim call for its crew. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary Eshleman/Released)
NAPLES, Italy: Chief Petty Officers stand in formation forming an anchor on the base installation of NSA Naples, Capodichino with Mt. Vesuvius in the distance. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Daniel Barker/Released)
NAPLES, Italy: Chief Petty Officers stand in formation forming an anchor on the base installation of NSA Naples, Capodichino with Mt. Vesuvius in the distance. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Daniel Barker/Released)
INDIAN OCEAN: Quartermaster 3rd Class Toni Ferguson cleans the windows of the pilot house aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary Eshleman/Released)
INDIAN OCEAN: Quartermaster 3rd Class Toni Ferguson cleans the windows of the pilot house aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD 49). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zachary Eshleman/Released)
YOKOSUKA, Japan: Sailors assigned to Fleet Activities Yokosuka's Harbor Patrol Unit, pilot an Argos II harbor craft during a routine security patrol. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kevin V. Cunningham/Released)
YOKOSUKA, Japan: Sailors assigned to Fleet Activities Yokosuka’s Harbor Patrol Unit, pilot an Argos II harbor craft during a routine security patrol. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kevin V. Cunningham/Released)
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: Chief petty officers gather in front of the ship's crew on the forecastle during a chief petty officer birthday celebration aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Bulkeley (DDG 84). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael J. Lieberknecht/Released)
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: Chief petty officers gather in front of the ship’s crew on the forecastle during a chief petty officer birthday celebration aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Bulkeley (DDG 84). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael J. Lieberknecht/Released)
U.S. 5th FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS: Sailors, attached to Amphibious Construction Battalion (ACB) 1, Naval Beach Group (NBG) 1 and USS Oak Hill (LSD 51), work together to lower an anchor onto an Improved Navy Lighterage System intermediate module. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eric Chan/Released)
U.S. 5th FLEET AREA OF OPERATIONS: Sailors, attached to Amphibious Construction Battalion (ACB) 1, Naval Beach Group (NBG) 1 and USS Oak Hill (LSD 51), work together to lower an anchor onto an Improved Navy Lighterage System intermediate module. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Eric Chan/Released)
ARABIAN GULF: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Nightdippers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 5 transports cargo to the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a vertical replenishment with the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tiarra Fulgham/Released)
ARABIAN GULF: An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter assigned to the Nightdippers of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 5 transports cargo to the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a vertical replenishment with the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Tiarra Fulgham/Released)

 

 

 

 

 

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