USS Kearsarge Anchors in Eilat, Israel

USS Kearsarge Anchors in Eilat, Israel

first_img View post tag: Naval View post tag: Multi-Purpose View post tag: Navy The multi-purpose amphibious assault ship USS Kearsarge (LHD 3), along with embarked Marines from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (26th MEU) arrived in Eilat, Israel for a regularly scheduled port visit, May 14.While in port, the officers, Sailors and Marines will meet with local officials, participate in community engagement projects and experience the rich history and culture of the region.This visit is not associated with, nor a reaction to, any world events, the US Navy said in a release.Kearsarge is the flagship of the Kearsarge Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), which includes the dock landing ship USS Carter Hall (LSD 50) and the amphibious transport dock ship USS San Antonio (LPD 17). Along with the embarked Marines from the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (26th MEU), the Kearsarge ARG is deployed in support of maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 5th Fleet Area of Responsibility (AOR).[mappress]Press Release, May 14, 2013; Image: US Navy View post tag: Eilat View post tag: americas View post tag: ship View post tag: Anchors Back to overview,Home naval-today USS Kearsarge Anchors in Eilat, Israel View post tag: Kearsarge View post tag: Amphibious View post tag: Israel View post tag: Assault View post tag: News by topic View post tag: USS May 14, 2013 USS Kearsarge Anchors in Eilat, Israel Share this article Training & Educationlast_img

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