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PHILIPPINE SEA (Aug. 22, 2015) Capt. Larry G. McCullen, executive officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), watches as Bonhomme Richard pulls alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO 199) for a replenishment-at-sea.
PHILIPPINE SEA (Aug. 22, 2015) Capt. Larry G. McCullen, executive officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), watches as Bonhomme Richard pulls alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO 199) for a replenishment-at-sea.

YOUR Navy Operating Forward – Philippine Sea, Japan, Sulu 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.

SULU SEA (Aug. 19, 2015) A group of amphibious assault vehicles (AAV) wait to embark the well deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) during an amphibious exercise held in support of Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Malaysia.
SULU SEA (Aug. 19, 2015) A group of amphibious assault vehicles (AAV) wait to embark the well deck of the amphibious dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) during an amphibious exercise held in support of Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Malaysia.

 

SASEBO, Japan (Aug. 21, 2015) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald arrives at Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo for refueling.
SASEBO, Japan (Aug. 21, 2015) The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald arrives at Commander Fleet Activities Sasebo for refueling.
ARABIAN GULF (Aug. 18, 2015) Combat Cargo Marines retrieve cargo delivered by an AS-322 Super Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Carl Brashear (T-AKE 7) on the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) during a replenishment-at-sea.
ARABIAN GULF (Aug. 18, 2015) Combat Cargo Marines retrieve cargo delivered by an AS-322 Super Puma helicopter from the Military Sealift Command dry cargo and ammunition ship USNS Carl Brashear (T-AKE 7) on the flight deck of the Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) during a replenishment-at-sea.

 

DJIBOUTI, Africa (May 12, 2015) U.S. Navy Sailors assigned to Naval Special Warfare Development Group conduct marine training missions off the coast of East Africa, supporting Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa.
DJIBOUTI, Africa (May 12, 2015) U.S. Navy Sailors assigned to Naval Special Warfare Development Group conduct marine training missions off the coast of East Africa, supporting Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa.
PHILIPPINE SEA (Aug. 22, 2015) Capt. Larry G. McCullen, executive officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), watches as Bonhomme Richard pulls alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO 199) for a replenishment-at-sea.
PHILIPPINE SEA (Aug. 22, 2015) Capt. Larry G. McCullen, executive officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), watches as Bonhomme Richard pulls alongside the Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO 199) for a replenishment-at-sea.
ARABIAN GULF (Aug. 18, 2015) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) conduct an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Command Fleet Replenishment Oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO-201).
ARABIAN GULF (Aug. 18, 2015) Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) conduct an underway replenishment with the Military Sealift Command Fleet Replenishment Oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO-201).

 

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