Norwegian Frigate Fridtjof Nansen in Norfolk for Cooperative Deployment Program

The Royal Norwegian Navy frigate Fridtjof Nansen (F310) arrived at Naval Station Norfolk to join Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 8, September 5th. In August, the ship departed from their homeport of Bergen, Norway beginning their transit to North America ahead of operations with CSG-8. The strike group, which includes the flagship, Nimitz-class aircraft carrier, Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), will…

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US & Canada Conduct Joint Exercise in the Atlantic Ocean

May 29, 2020 – U.S. Northern Command is leading a major homeland defense exercise today conducted in partnership with North American Aerospace Defense Command, U.S. Transportation Command, U.S. Strategic Command, and U.S. Space Command, with the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group (HSTCSG) under the operational control of U.S. Northern Command. Canadian naval forces consisted of HMCS Ville de Quebec…

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