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Image - PCU North Dakota, 1st Block III Virginia Class Submarine Delivered

PCU North Dakota, 1st Block III Virginia Class Submarine Del...

The Navy accepted delivery of PCU North Dakota (SSN 784), the 11th ship of the Virginia Class, on Aug. 29, two days prior to its contract delivery date. North Dakota is the first of eight Virginia Class Block III ships. Approximately 20 percent of North Dakota was redesigned as part of the Virginia Cost Reduction work done to lower acquisition cost and increase oper...
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Image - Blue Ridge Completes Exercise with ROK Navy, Improves Joint Operational Capabilities

Blue Ridge Completes Exercise with ROK Navy, Improves Joint ...

U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) and embarked 7th Fleet staff departed Busan, Republic of Korea Aug. 30 after conducting joint exercise Ulchi Freedom Guardian 2014 (UFG 14) with the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy during a 17-day port visit. The exercise enhances combat readiness and interoperability by utilizing cooperative training and engagement betwe...
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