Quartermaster Seaman Matthew Braswell, from Tampa, checks a log book on the bridge of USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) during a replenishment-at-sea on June 17 in the Mediterranean Sea.
The Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group is on a scheduled deployment in the U.S. Naval Forces Europe area of operations, employed by U.S. Sixth Fleet to defend U.S., Allied and Partner interests.
Navy officials strongly emphasize the importance of a strong and ready Navy, with over 90% of all trade traveling by sea, and 95% of the world’s phone/internet traffic carried through cables on the ocean floor.
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