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Operating Forward

YOUR Navy Today

On any given day, in your Navy, our team of more than 600,000 professional Sailors and Civilians are working together around the globe to perform our mission: deter aggression and, if deterrence fails, win our Nation’s wars. It is not possible to share every aspect of this global team but, through this …

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Executing the Maritime Strategy

  “Together with our allies and partners, we will continue our commitment to maritime security and freedom of the seas in the Asia-Pacific region. We tangibly demonstrate this commitment through credible, purposeful forward presence. Our presence must prioritize the current war-fighting readiness necessary to operate as an effective force across …

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Bold Alligator 2012: Today’s Fight With Today’s Forces

“Revitalizing our amphibious competencies does not mean conducting operations as we did in 1942, 1950, 1990, or even 2000, but how we would do it now, with our current joint and naval operating concepts.” – Adm. J. C. Harvey Jr., Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Bold Alligator 2012 (BA12) is bringing together …

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Value of a Carrier Strike Group

This is the sixth blog post written by Rear Admiral Craig Faller, Commander, Carrier Strike Group Three. John C. Stennis Strike Group is currently operating forward in the fifth fleet area of operations as part of a scheduled 7 month deployment. They are also our Navy Facebook Command of the …

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