USS Sioux City Sailor Participates in Search and Rescue and Man Overboard Training

210715-N-RL695-1055 PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 15, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210715-N-RL695-1055 PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 15, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210715-N-RL695-1055

PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 15, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210710-N-RL695-1029   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 10, 2021) -- Engineman 2nd Class David Pearce, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), observes as Chief Warrant Officer 3 Michael Vick, left, tests a fuel sample for an MH-60S Seahawk, attached to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, prior to take-off from the flight deck, July 10, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210710-N-RL695-1029
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 10, 2021) — Engineman 2nd Class David Pearce, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), observes as Chief Warrant Officer 3 Michael Vick, left, tests a fuel sample for an MH-60S Seahawk, attached to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, prior to take-off from the flight deck, July 10, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210710-N-RL695-1038   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 10, 2021) -- Fire Controlman 1st Class Nycholas Green, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conducts a freshwater washdown on the rolling airframe missile (RAM) deck, July 10, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210710-N-RL695-1038
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 10, 2021) — Fire Controlman 1st Class Nycholas Green, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conducts a freshwater washdown on the rolling airframe missile (RAM) deck, July 10, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210710-N-RL695-1066   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 10, 2021) -- Fire Controlman 1st Class Nycholas Green, left, and Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Clint Craig, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conduct a freshwater washdown on the rolling airframe missile (RAM) deck, July 10, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210710-N-RL695-1066
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 10, 2021) — Fire Controlman 1st Class Nycholas Green, left, and Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Clint Craig, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conduct a freshwater washdown on the rolling airframe missile (RAM) deck, July 10, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210711-N-RL695-1060   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 11, 2021) -- Logistics Specialist 3rd Class Leslie Gallardo, left, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, and Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Yesenia Perez, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), repair mooring lines on the flight deck, July 11, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210711-N-RL695-1060
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 11, 2021) — Logistics Specialist 3rd Class Leslie Gallardo, left, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, and Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Yesenia Perez, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), repair mooring lines on the flight deck, July 11, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210711-N-RL695-1148   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 11, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), throw over lines as the ship moors in Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 11, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210711-N-RL695-1148
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 11, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), throw over lines as the ship moors in Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 11, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210711-N-RL695-1282   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 11, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), connect the ship to shore power while in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 11, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210711-N-RL695-1282
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 11, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), connect the ship to shore power while in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 11, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210713-N-RL695-1018   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 13, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conduct maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 13, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210713-N-RL695-1018
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 13, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conduct maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 13, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210713-N-RL695-1007   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 13, 2021) -- Aviation Electronics Technician 2nd Class Nathan Donah, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conducts maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 13, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210713-N-RL695-1007
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 13, 2021) — Aviation Electronics Technician 2nd Class Nathan Donah, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conducts maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 13, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210712-N-RL695-1073   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 12, 2021) -- Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class Nicholas Wendell, right, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), participates in MOB-S inspections while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 12, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210712-N-RL695-1073
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 12, 2021) — Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class Nicholas Wendell, right, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), participates in MOB-S inspections while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 12, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210712-N-RL695-1062   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 12, 2021) -- Aviation Machinist Mate 2nd Class Andrew Childress, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conducts maintenance on the tail rotor of an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter aboard the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 12, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210712-N-RL695-1062
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 12, 2021) — Aviation Machinist Mate 2nd Class Andrew Childress, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conducts maintenance on the tail rotor of an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter aboard the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 12, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210712-N-RL695-1057   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 12, 2021) -- Aviation Structural Mechanic 2nd Class Eric Root, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conducts maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk, aboard the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 12, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210712-N-RL695-1057
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 12, 2021) — Aviation Structural Mechanic 2nd Class Eric Root, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conducts maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk, aboard the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 12, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210712-N-RL695-1014   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 12, 2021) -- Lt. Peyton Cole, right, and Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Devunte Williams, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), stand quarterdeck watch while in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 12, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210712-N-RL695-1014
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 12, 2021) — Lt. Peyton Cole, right, and Gunner’s Mate 3rd Class Devunte Williams, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), stand quarterdeck watch while in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 12, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210713-N-RL695-1025   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 13, 2021) -- Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Matrice Jennings, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conduct maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 13, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210713-N-RL695-1025
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 13, 2021) — Aviation Electronics Technician 3rd Class Matrice Jennings, assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conduct maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 13, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210714-N-RL695-1018   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 14, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conduct hydraulic maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 14, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210714-N-RL695-1018
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 14, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the “Sea Knights” of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22, Detachment 3, conduct hydraulic maintenance on an MH-60S Seahawk helicopter on the flight deck of the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 14, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210714-N-RL695-1049   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 14, 2021) -- Electrician’s Mate 1st Class David Ordoyne, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), validates equipment on the automated work notification program in the helicopter control tower while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 14, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210714-N-RL695-1049
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 14, 2021) — Electrician’s Mate 1st Class David Ordoyne, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), validates equipment on the automated work notification program in the helicopter control tower while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 14, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210715-N-RL695-1055   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 15, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210715-N-RL695-1055
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 15, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210715-N-RL695-1067   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 15, 2021) -- Engineman 2nd Class Samuel Graham assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210715-N-RL695-1067
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 15, 2021) — Engineman 2nd Class Samuel Graham assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210715-N-RL695-1086   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 15, 2021) -- Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) 1st Class Antoine Porter, right, and Engineman 2nd Class Samuel Graham, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participate in man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210715-N-RL695-1086
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 15, 2021) — Gas Turbine Systems Technician (Mechanical) 1st Class Antoine Porter, right, and Engineman 2nd Class Samuel Graham, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participate in man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210716-N-RL695-1052   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 16, 2021) -- Operations Specialist 1st Class Keith Samayo, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) makes a 1MC announcement while on an anti-terrorism force protection (ATFP) watch, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 16, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210716-N-RL695-1052
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 16, 2021) — Operations Specialist 1st Class Keith Samayo, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) makes a 1MC announcement while on an anti-terrorism force protection (ATFP) watch, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 16, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210715-N-RL695-1200   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 15, 2021) -- Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Brandon Reznak, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) applies decals, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210715-N-RL695-1200
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 15, 2021) — Gunner’s Mate 2nd Class Brandon Reznak, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) applies decals, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210715-N-RL695-1115   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 15, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participate in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210715-N-RL695-1115
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 15, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participate in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210715-N-RL695-1089   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 15, 2021) -- Engineman 2nd Class Samuel Graham, right, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210715-N-RL695-1089
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 15, 2021) — Engineman 2nd Class Samuel Graham, right, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) participates in search and rescue (SAR) and man overboard training, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 15, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210716-N-RL695-1063   PONCE, PUERTO RICO - (July 16, 2021) -- Logistics Specialist Seaman Francisco Villagomez, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) conducts a mail onload, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 16, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210716-N-RL695-1063
PONCE, PUERTO RICO – (July 16, 2021) — Logistics Specialist Seaman Francisco Villagomez, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11) conducts a mail onload, while the ship is in port Ponce, Puerto Rico for a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 16, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210717-N-RL695-1081   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 17, 2021) -- Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class Joshua Pelletier, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conducts sea and anchor detail on the flight deck as the ship departs Ponce, Puerto Rico after completing a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210717-N-RL695-1081
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 17, 2021) — Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class Joshua Pelletier, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conducts sea and anchor detail on the flight deck as the ship departs Ponce, Puerto Rico after completing a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210717-N-RL695-1116   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 17, 2021) -- Fire Controlman 1st Class Carlos Ruiz, left, and Fire Controlman 2nd Class Jess Camarena, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), man a .50 caliber machine gun as the ship departs Ponce, Puerto Rico after completing a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210717-N-RL695-1116
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 17, 2021) — Fire Controlman 1st Class Carlos Ruiz, left, and Fire Controlman 2nd Class Jess Camarena, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), man a .50 caliber machine gun as the ship departs Ponce, Puerto Rico after completing a planned maintenance availability (PMAV), July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210717-N-RL695-1169   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 17, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conduct aviation firefighting drills on the flight deck, July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210717-N-RL695-1169
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 17, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conduct aviation firefighting drills on the flight deck, July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210717-N-RL695-1184   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 17, 2021) -- Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conduct aviation firefighting drills on the flight deck, July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210717-N-RL695-1184
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 17, 2021) — Sailors assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conduct aviation firefighting drills on the flight deck, July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

210717-N-RL695-1207   CARIBBEAN SEA - (July 17, 2021) -- Chief Damage Controlman William Quirk, center, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conducts a debrief following an aviation firefighting drill on the flight deck, July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)
210717-N-RL695-1207
CARIBBEAN SEA – (July 17, 2021) — Chief Damage Controlman William Quirk, center, assigned to the Freedom-variant littoral combat ship USS Sioux City (LCS 11), conducts a debrief following an aviation firefighting drill on the flight deck, July 17, 2021. Sioux City is deployed to the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-illicit drug trafficking missions in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Marianne Guemo/Released)

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*