Cutter Resolute Returns From Deployment

June 2, 2021 – USCGC Resolute (WMEC 620) returned home to St. Petersburg Tuesday, after a 41-day Central Caribbean patrol. The Resolute crew patrolled the coast of Haiti in support of Operation Southeast Watch. The team focused efforts on known transit zones and served as a presence to discourage hazardous migration voyages. Watchstanders received an urgent radio call from a…

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FS Garonne is First Foreign Ship Visitor at New Egyptian Navy Base

June 2, 2021 (Google Translation) – On Wednesday May 26, 2021, the Garonne Metropolitan Support and Assistance Building (BSAM) docked at Port Bérénice in Egypt. It is the first vessel of a foreign navy to call at the new Egyptian naval base in the Red Sea. During this stopover, the commander of the Garonne was received by Vice-Admiral Oussama Saleh,…

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CTF 71 Establishment Enhances Readiness in 7th Fleet

June 2, 2021 – Nearing 50 years as the Navy’s largest forward-deployed destroyer squadron (DESRON) and U.S. 7th Fleet’s principal surface force, commander, DESRON 15 was established as Commander, Task Force (CTF) 71, Jan. 1, 2021. Military task forces are organizations composed of particular ships, aircraft, submarines, military land forces, or shore service units organized to fulfill specific missions. The…

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Project 22350 Admiral Golovko Nearly Ready for Trials

June 2, 2021 (Google Translation) – At the second serial frigate “Admiral Golovko” of project 22350 under construction at Severnaya Verf (part of the USC), work has been completed on the installation and wiring of the bow and stern main distribution boards (MSB) and power boards from the shore. Connecting two main switchboards will make it possible to supply power…

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