USN deploys two CSGs in Med

For the first time in the last three years, the US Navy has proceeded to the simultaneous deployment of two Carrier Strike Groups in the Mediterranean region!

The USS John S. Stennis (CVN 74), the USS aircraft squad, meets USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) in the Mediterranean region, in a … a unique opportunity to try together, in partnership with allies – Keys and partners in the region, in the US 6th Fleet area of ​​operations.

The previous time that two US aircraft carriers co-existed in the Mediterranean area was the summer of 2016 when USS Dwight D. Eisenhower’s USS Battalions met with USS Harry S. Truman.

Admiral Lisa Franquet, who is the head of the 6th Fleet, said that simultaneous development demonstrates the US Navy’s flexibility and underlines the commitment of the United States to the security and stability of the region …