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YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Aden, Mediterranean Sea

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 guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60) conducts an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8).
ARABIAN GULF: The guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy (CG 60) conducts an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8).
GULF OF ADEN: Sailors aboard the dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) signal a MV-22 Osprey to landing on the flight deck during flight operations.
GULF OF ADEN: Sailors aboard the dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43) signal a MV-22 Osprey to landing on the flight deck during flight operations.
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: The guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) receives supplies during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command USNS John Lenthall (T-AO 189).
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: The guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) receives supplies during a replenishment-at-sea with the Military Sealift Command USNS John Lenthall (T-AO 189).
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: Boatswain's Mate 3rd Class Corey Piper, from Rome, Ga., salutes to indicate he is done securing an Israeli helicopter to the flight deck during flight operations aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58).
MEDITERRANEAN SEA: Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class Corey Piper, from Rome, Ga., salutes to indicate he is done securing an Israeli helicopter to the flight deck during flight operations aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Laboon (DDG 58).
ARABIAN GULF: Operations Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan Leydic, from Sharpsville, Va., monitors surface and air tracks aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Farragut (DDG 99) during an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8).
ARABIAN GULF: Operations Specialist 2nd Class Jonathan Leydic, from Sharpsville, Va., monitors surface and air tracks aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Farragut (DDG 99) during an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Command combat support ship USNS Arctic (T-AOE 8).

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