USS Shoup Returns to Everett After Deployment

USS Shoup (DDG 86) returned to Naval Station Everett, Dec. 10, from a scheduled six-month deployment with the Nimitz Carrier Strike Group to the Indo-Asia-Pacific region and the Arabian Gulf. Shoup is part of Nimitz Strike Group and operates under U.S. 3rd Fleet, which leads naval forces in the Pacific and provides the realistic, relevant training necessary for an effective global Navy. U.S. 3rd Fleet constantly coordinates with U.S. 7th Fleet to plan and execute missions based on their complementary strengths to promote ongoing peace, security, and stability throughout the…

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USS Shoup Builds Multinational Partnerships During Intrepid Sentinel

A multinational trio of ships conducted the trilateral exercise Intrepid Sentinel in the Gulf of Oman, Oct. 20-21. The U.S. Navy’s guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup (DDG 86), the U.K. Royal Navy’s Duke-class frigate HMS Monmouth (F 235), and the French Marine Nationale’s anti-air destroyer FS Jean Bart (D 615) participated in the exercise. Intrepid Sentinel is designed to increase interoperability between the three nations and reduce response time to establish a coordinated international maritime coalition with in order to counter the complex challenges in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of…

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