12 iulie 2018

Ronald Reagan Strike Group completes air defense exercise in Philippine Sea


July 12 (UPI) -- The Ronald Reagan Strike Group, including Carrier Air Wing 5 and the Arleigh Burke -class destroyer USS Milius, conducted an air defense exercise in the Philippine Sea on July 6 and 7 The exercise was planned and organized by Task Force 70. The exercise was coordinated by staff on the Ticonderoga-class cruiser USS Antietam, which is the Air Defense Commander for the Strike Group. "Conducting force air defense effectively requires us to train together to defeat the threats that [...]