U.S. Marine Corps photo by Courtesy Photo/Released 211017-M-M0891-1010.JPG
Oct 18, 2021
Units from the UK Carrier Strike Group met up with the United States Ship Carl Vinson Strike Group, Japanese Self-Defence Maritime Force Ships, and Royal Australian Navy in a joint exercise in the Bay of Bengal, Oct. 17, 2021. Ships from UK Carrier Strike Group included HMS Queen Elizabeth, HMS Richmond, HMS Defender and USS The Sullivans. Japanese Self-Defence Maritime Force ship included Japanese ship Kaga and JS Murasame. USS Carl Vinson Carrier Strike Group included USS Car Vinson, USS Lake Champlain, USS Stockdale and HMAS Ballarat from the Royal Australian Navy. All manoeuvred into position for a group formation with a fly past consisting of F-35 Jets, F-18 Jets, E-2D Hawkeye and an Osprey.
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