Valiant Shield 2016:Photoex Formation

10/04/2016
10/04/2016: As James Gigliotti, now the F-35C Navy Program Manager at Lockheed Martin and previously commander of the Aircraft Carrier USS Harry Truman, put it: "One has to understand that distributed operations have always been crucial to carrier operations. In what we used to call “chain saw”, F-14s would operate at…

USS Harry S. Truman Rescues Iranian mariners

09/07/2010
In this slide show, the forward deployed USS Harry S. Truman provides emergency relief for distressed Iranian sailors.   This is part of what the USN calls its six core capabilities of the Maritime Strategy – forward presence, deterrence, sea control, power projection, maritime and security and humanitarian assistance/disaster relief [1].…