Guided-missile cruiser USS Philippine Sea (CG 58) departed Barcelona, Spain after completing a scheduled port visit, Nov. 5.
While in Barcelona, the crew was able to participate in a variety of tours organized by the ship’s Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) team.
Throughout the port visit Philippine Sea hosted various officials from the consulate and the city of Barcelona for tours and press events. Sailors were also interviewed by the local media.
Philippine Sea homeported in Mayport, Florida and deployed as part of the George H.W. Bush Carrier Strike Group, conducting naval operations in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe.
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