View post tag: USS Columbus USS Columbus returns home Training & Education The crew of Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Columbus (SSN 762) was welcomed home by friends and family awaiting their return at the historic submarine piers on Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Sept. 1.Columbus successfully completed a six-month Western Pacific deployment while conducting operations in support of national security.“I cannot express in mere words, how proud I am of my crew,” said Cmdr. Albert A Alarcon, a native of Lancaster, California, and Columbus commanding officer. “Their commitment to each other and to our success across every forward-deployed submarine mission area was beyond exemplary.”While on deployment, 40 submariners earned the right to wear the submarine warfare insignia, also known as “dolphins.”About 70 percent of the crew rotated out of the Columbus following her last deployment, but that didn’t stop the crew from coming together to complete the mission said Machinist Mate (Weapons) Master Chief (SS) Leonard Anderson, a native of Oakland, California and Columbus chief of the boat.“The real reward for came as the crew bonded and conducted a wide spectrum of submarine operations in challenging environments,” said Anderson. “For many of the crew, this was their first deployment, so this completed deployment is a testament to the crew’s hard work and perseverance.”During the six-month deployment, Columbus performed three national tasking periods, two theater operation periods, and a multinational exercise. Columbus also enjoyed four port visits, including Singapore and Guam.“The amount of buy-in the crew exhibited was outstanding,” said Anderson. “Every man did his part to accomplish qualifications and ultimately meet all tasking.”While on deployment Columbus traveled over 34,000 nautical miles crossing the equator twice making 135 Columbus crew members new shellbacks.After all the Columbus accomplished on deployment, the crew was happy to be home and reflected on what made the deployment successful.Columbus is one of the most advanced undersea vessels in the world, and its missions include deployment of special forces, minelaying, precision land attack, or anti-submarine or surface warfare while remaining undetected. Share this article Back to overview,Home naval-today USS Columbus returns home View post tag: US Navy September 4, 2017
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But it is not a law and order problem.Bhopal: President Ram Nath Kovind will arrive in Bhopal on 10 November on a day-long visit to attend a programme on 15th century mystic poet and saint Kabir The president will also release a book on the 15th century mystic poet and saint published by the state government’s culture department. Yet, Salim Bhai Nagori, very holistically and very comprehensively, the L-G should work within constitutional limits.Raghav Chaddha of AAP was seen taking a stronger stance "It is very clear that the BJP has milked Bedi’s personality and standing in society quite well" he told The Wire The JD(U) too opposed the appointment alleging that such ‘political appointments’ are made to serve the interests of the ruling party The Indian Expressreported "Even during the Congress’ time in the past political appointments were made Then we and the BJP used to oppose it together Now these appointments are being made by the BJP as well when it has become the ruling party” said party general secretary KC Tyagi I’m sorry if I offended anyone. media OB vans and damaged several government buildings were destroyed. arrived in Sirsa on Thursday.
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