Pic of the Day – Formation Passing Exercise

MEDITERRANEAN SEA (March 24, 2012) The guided-missile cruiser USS Vicksburg (CG 69), left, the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65), the Royal Canadian Navy frigate HMCS Charlottetown (FFH 339), the German navy frigate FGS Rheinland-Pfalz (F 209) and the Royal Navy frigate HNLMS De Ruyter (F 804) maneuver into formation during a passing exercise. Enterprise is deployed as part of Enterprise Carrier Strike Group supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the US 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Brian G. Reynolds/Released)

[Image courtesy of the US Navy Website.]

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