USS Monterey Launches Syria Missile Strikes

04/20/2018
The guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) fires a Tomahawk land attack missile April 14.  Monterey is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of maritime security operations to reassure allies and partners and preserve the freedom of navigation and the free flow of commerce in…

SM-2 Intercepts

05/05/2016
05/03/2016: A 1500 lb. Standard Missile 2 (SM-2) leaps from the guided-missile destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80) and the guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) at twice the speed of sound on its way to destroying an advanced high-speed target during a live fire test of the ship's Aegis weapons…

USS Monterey on Deployment

07/07/2011
07/07/2011: The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) on deployment. [slidepress gallery='uss-monterey'] Credit: U.S. Naval Forces Europe, 6th Fleet Public Affairs: 06/03/2011 In photo one, the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) is underway in the Mediterranean Sea. Monterey is homeported out of Norfolk and is supporting maritime security…