USS San Francisco Begins Western Pacific Deployment

first_img View post tag: begins View post tag: Navy View post tag: News by topic USS San Francisco Begins Western Pacific Deployment View post tag: Defence The Los Angeles-class, fast-attack submarine’s deployment is in support of the Chief of Naval Operations’ maritime strategy. San Francisco’s missions will focus on maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts, which help establish conditions for regional stability.The deployment is part of an on-going rotation of deployed forces to support maritime security operations and operations in international waters around the globe, working with other coalition maritime forces. During the past few months, San Francisco has conducted several training exercises off the coast of California and is fully prepared to deploy.“The crew has put in a lot of hours training and preparing the ship for this deployment, and we are ready,” said Cmdr. Jeff Juergens, commanding officer of San Francisco.San Francisco was commissioned April 24, 1981. Displacing more than 6,900 tons, San Francisco has a crew of nearly 140 Sailors. It is one of five Los Angeles-class, fast-attack submarines homeported in San Diego.[mappress]Press Release, July 14, 2014; Image: US Navy Share this article July 14, 2014 View post tag: Western Pacificcenter_img View post tag: Deployment USS San Francisco (SSN 711) deployed from Naval Base Point Loma for a scheduled six-month Western Pacific deployment, July 10. Authorities Back to overview,Home naval-today USS San Francisco Begins Western Pacific Deployment View post tag: USS San Francisco View post tag: americas View post tag: Navallast_img

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