The forward-deployed USS Ronald Reagan Provider Strike Group has departed Yokosuka, Japan for a frequently scheduled patrol to function within the western Pacific Ocean.
The Ronald Reagan Strike Group will probably be conducting coaching within the US seventh Fleet space of operations supporting safety and stability within the Indo-Pacific area.
“[Ronald Reagan Strike Group] could be very excited to get underway and start to coach and function collectively, in addition to with our allies and companions,” stated Rear Adm. Marc Dalton, commander, Commander Process Drive 70.
“As we get underway for these operations we are going to proceed to symbolize the USA because the safety companion of alternative within the area, to make sure freedom of the seas, drive stability and safety and to advertise adherence to a rules-based worldwide order.”
Reagan efficiently accomplished sea trials in preparation for the patrol.
“I’m very happy with the arduous work and diligence of the entire unbelievable Sailors within the strike group,” Dalton stated.
“The Ronald Reagan Strike Group is able to get underway to carry out our mission in all respects and to reply the decision of our nation and our allies.”
The Ronald Reagan Strike Group additionally contains the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Mustin and the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruisers USS Antietam and USS Chancellorsville.