(MEDITERRANEAN SEA – January 3, 2022) – Lt. Arny Warren, from Baltimore, directs a pilot of an F/A-18E Super Hornet attached to the “Blue Blasters” of Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 34 before launching on the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75), Dec. 24, 2021.
The Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment in the U.S. Sixth Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to maintain maritime stability and security, and defend U.S., allied, and partner interests in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman T’ara Tripp)
With more than 90 percent of all trade traveling by sea, and 95 percent of the world’s international phone and internet traffic carried through fiber optic cables lying on the ocean floor, Navy officials continue to emphasize that the prosperity and security of the United States is directly linked to a strong and ready Navy.
Please continue to support the men and women who maintain America’s advantage at sea!