USS Georgia Transits Strait of Hormuz

The nuclear-power Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Georgia (SSGN 729) along with the guided-missile cruisers USS Port Royal (CG 73) and USS Philippine Sea (CG 58) transited the Strait of Hormuz entering the Arabian Gulf, Dec. 21. The 5th Fleet AOO encompasses about 2.5 million square miles of water area and includes the Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Red Sea and parts of the Indian Ocean.

video by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Indra Beaufort
Photos - U.S. Naval Forces Central Command / U.S. 5th Fleet


By: bravo61 (14006.16)

Tags: News, USS Georgia, USS Port Royal, USS Philippine Sea, Arabian Gulf, Strait of Hormuz, Iran, Iraq

Location: Strait of Hormuz