AAVs Approach USS Peleliu Well Deck

12/10/2014
12/10/2014: Amphibious assault vehicles, attached to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, approach the well deck of the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5). Peleliu at the time was the lead ship in the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group and along with the embarked 31st MEU conducted joint forces exercises in…

USS Peleliu and LCU Operations

12/08/2014
12/08/2014: A landing craft utility (LCU) from Naval Beach Unit (NBU) 7 navigates at sunset while returning to the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5) after conducting a scheduled beach raid exercise. Peleliu is the lead ship in the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group (#PELARG14) seen conducting joint forces exercises…

Flood Relief Efforts

04/19/2011
USS Peleliu in Support of Flood Relief Efforts 04-19-2011 [slidepress gallery='uss-peleliu'] Photos and Text Credit: Navy Visual News Service, 2/18/2011 The first photo shows sailors aboard Landing Craft Utility 1635 and the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu tighten lines during a stern gate marriage while in port in San Diego. The second…

The USS Peleliu In Action

09/29/2010
09/29/2010 - The amphibs and frigates are among the busiest of USN ships in support of US global operations. The flexibility of the ships are an important reason why they are so important to day-to-day operations. [slidepress gallery='uss-peleliu-amphib-in-support-of-relief-operaton'] Credit: USS Peleliu (LHA 5), US Navy Visual News Service, August 2010…