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#WARFIGHTING: 2 More Carrier Strike Groups on Way to Persian Gulf as Iranian Cyber-attacks Escalate
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[quote:DoorBert:MV8yMDE2NjE0XzMzODg2MDEzX0UxNzcxNkZC] [b]#Warfighting: Washington, Stennis Carrier Strike Groups Operate In Andaman Sea[/b] ANDAMAN SEA (NNS) -- The USS George Washington and USS John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Groups (CSGs) steamed together in the Andaman Sea Oct. 12, conducting integrated flight operations while also practicing surface and anti-submarine drills. Located in the northeast edge of the Indian Ocean, the Andaman Sea narrows to form the Strait of Malacca, one of the most important shipping lanes in the world. Both CSGs have been conducting forward presence operations and port visits in the vital Asia-Pacific region for the past three weeks, but having two aircraft carriers operating together in the Andaman Sea is an unusual opportunity. "The U.S. Navy routinely conducts dual-aircraft carrier operations in international waters when and where opportunities exist; however, I believe this is the first time it has been done in the Andaman Sea," said Capt. Greg Fenton, USS George Washington's (CVN 73) commanding officer. "These operations are vital in improving interoperability and readiness to respond across the full range of military operations from humanitarian assistance to combat missions." The two CSGs conducted similar dual-carrier operations in late September near Guam following exercise Valiant Shield. "Integrated operations are essential to our ability to effectively respond to any threat or crisis in the region," said Rear Adm. Chuck Gaouette, commander of the Stennis CSG. "As the Asia-Pacific region continues to grow in importance, we must ensure we are capable of operating in a complex environment in order to continue to promote peace, cooperation and stability here." Consisting of more than 10,000 Sailors, 120 aircraft, four escort ships and a supply replenishment ship, both CSGs patrolled the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations over the last few weeks before conducting highly successful port visits. http://www.navy.mil/submit/display.asp?story_id=70103 [/quote]
USS Eisenhower and USS Enterprise already on station.
USS Stennis and USS Washington now in the east Indian Ocean (Andaman Sea) after last week's R&R in Malaysia and Thailand.
US PACIFIC COMMAND:
USS George Washington & USS John C. Stennis CSGs steamed together in Andaman Sea conducting integrated flight ops.
link to twitter.com
ANDAMAN SEA (Oct. 12, 2012) The Nimitz-class aircraft carriers USS George Washington (CVN 73) and USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) and the guided-missile frigate USS Vandegrift (FFG 48) are underway in formation.
Ships and aircraft of the George Washington and John C. Stennis carrier strike groups are conducting exercises to increase interoperability, readiness, and the capability to respond quickly to various potential crises in the region, ranging from combat operations to humanitarian assistance.
link to www.navy.mil
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