200215-N-BT681-1191 PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 15, 2020) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) sails alongside amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6). Operating as an Expeditionary Strike Force, the Navy-Marine Corps team integrates the combat power of the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group with the flexible capability of the America Expeditionary Strike Group to provide the fleet commander with a capable, credible combat force that can be deployed anywhere in the world. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Jonathan Berlier)
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USS America conducts operation with Theodore Roosevelt with carrier strike group

200215-N-BT681-1191 PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 15, 2020) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) sails alongside amphibious assault ship USS America (LHA 6). Operating as an Expeditionary Strike Force, the Navy-Marine Corps team integrates the combat power of the Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group with the flexible capability of the America Expeditionary Strike Group to provide the fleet commander [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 12, 2020) Sgt. Rafal Jasielec, from Chicago, assigned to the Amphibious Reconnaissance Platoon, Maritime Raid Force views an F-35B Lightning II fighter aircraft assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) drop flares as a show of force across the bow of Henry J. Kaiser-class underway replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO-199) during a visit, board, search, and seizure drill aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Rufus Hucks)
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USS Green Bay (LPD 20) Visit Board Search Seizure (VBSS) drill

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 12, 2020) Sgt. Rafal Jasielec, from Chicago, assigned to the Amphibious Reconnaissance Platoon, Maritime Raid Force views an F-35B Lightning II fighter aircraft assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) drop flares as a show of force across the bow of Henry J. Kaiser-class underway replenishment oiler USNS Tippecanoe (T-AO-199) during a visit, board, search, [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 9, 2020) A High Mobility Artillery Rocket System completes a ship to shore transfer via Landing Craft, Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 after departing San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Rufus Hucks)
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USS Green Bay (LPD 20) HIMARS Ship to Shore

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 9, 2020) A High Mobility Artillery Rocket System completes a ship to shore transfer via Landing Craft, Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 after departing San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 12, 2020) Sailors refuel a AH-1Z Viper helicopter assigned to the Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) on the flight deck aboard Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42). Germantown, part of America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serves as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Toni Burton)
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Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42) Flight Operations with AH-1Z Viper

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 12, 2020) Sailors refuel a AH-1Z Viper helicopter assigned to the Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) on the flight deck aboard Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Germantown (LSD 42). Germantown, part of America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 10, 2020) Lance Cpl. Tanner Wood, from Lakeville, Missouri, left, Lance Cpl. Eddie Reynoso, from Deltona, Florida and Sgt. Toby Clements, from Dallas, Texas, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) performs routine maintenance on an AH-1Z Viper helicopter aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Rufus Hucks)
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USS Green Bay (LPD 20) AH-1Z Viper Maintenance

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 10, 2020) Lance Cpl. Tanner Wood, from Lakeville, Missouri, left, Lance Cpl. Eddie Reynoso, from Deltona, Florida and Sgt. Toby Clements, from Dallas, Texas, assigned to Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 265 (Reinforced) performs routine maintenance on an AH-1Z Viper helicopter aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of [Read More …]

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 8, 2020) Marines from the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) use a resupply vehicle to prepare a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System for loading onto Landing Craft, Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit team, is operating in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations to enhance interoperability with allies and partners and serve as a ready response force to defend peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Rufus Hucks)
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USS Green Bay (LPD 20) HIMARS Onload

PHILIPPINE SEA (Feb. 8, 2020) Marines from the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) use a resupply vehicle to prepare a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System for loading onto Landing Craft, Air Cushion 09 assigned to Naval Beach Unit 7 aboard San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Green Bay (LPD 20). Green Bay, part of the America Expeditionary Strike Group, [Read More …]

200126-N-PI330-0126 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 26, 2020) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) fires a Mk 38 25mm gun during a live-fire training exercise during a live-fire exercise. Vella Gulf is conducting operations in the Atlantic Ocean as part of the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Andrew Waters/Released)
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USS Vella Gulf Conducts Operations in the Atlantic Ocean

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 26, 2020) The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72) fires a Mk 38 25mm gun during a live-fire training exercise during a live-fire exercise. Vella Gulf is conducting operations in the Atlantic Ocean as part of the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Andrew Waters/Released)

200208-N-QY794-1006 ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 8, 2020) Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Connor Grizzle, from Edmond, Oklahoma, separates ammunition aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Ike is conducting operations in the Atlantic Ocean as part of the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Brennen Easter/Released)
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Ike Conducts Operations in the Atlantic

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 8, 2020) Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Connor Grizzle, from Edmond, Oklahoma, separates ammunition aboard the aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69). Ike is conducting operations in the Atlantic Ocean as part of the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Brennen Easter/Released)

200215-N-XC372-1521 PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 15, 2020) The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) transits the Pacific Ocean Feb. 15, 2020. Operating as an Expeditionary Strike Force, the Navy-Marine Corps team integrates carrier strike group combat power with the flexible capability of an expeditionary strike group to provide the fleet commander with a capable, credible combat force that can be deployed anywhere in the world. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Anthony J. Rivera)
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USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) Transits the Pacific Ocean

200215-N-XC372-1521 PACIFIC OCEAN (Feb. 15, 2020) The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) transits the Pacific Ocean Feb. 15, 2020. Operating as an Expeditionary Strike Force, the Navy-Marine Corps team integrates carrier strike group combat power with the flexible capability of an expeditionary strike group to provide the fleet commander with a capable, credible combat force that can be [Read More …]