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.