Shaping UK’s amphibious capability

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Insights from Colonel Totten, Programme Director, Future Amphibious Force, Royal Marines.

Essex ARG Ends Certification Exercise

The Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) successfully completed a two-week Certification Exercise (CERTEX) April 21 ...

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Essex ARG Wraps Up COMPTUEX

The Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) successfully completed a two-week Composite Training Unit Exercise ...

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Image of the Day: Marines Enter Essex after CRRC Drill

Marines assigned to Marine Recon Force Detachment enter the well deck of Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS ...

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Essex ARG,15th MEU Hold Combining Ceremony

Sailors and Marines of the Essex Amphibious Readiness Group (ESXARG) and the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) ...

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USS Essex Completes Historic 20-Month DPMA

USS Essex Completes Historic 20-Month DPMA

Amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) departed Naval Base San Diego April 28 for the first time in almost two ...

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USS Essex Starts Vigorous Shipwide Training Program

USS Essex Starts Vigorous Shipwide Training Program

The crew of amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) started a vigorous shipwide training program to ensure the ...

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NASSCO Lands USD 107.9 Million USS Essex Contract

General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co.(NASSCO ), San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $107,994,835 ...

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USS Essex Holds Change of Command Ceremony

The commanding officer of USS Essex (LHD 2) was relieved of command June 18, by Commander, Expeditionary Strike ...

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USS Essex Collides with USNS Yukon Oil Tanker While ...

  The amphibious assault vessel USS Essex crashed with USNS Yukon oil tanker yesterday, while returning to San ...

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San Diego to Welcome Back USS Essex on May 17

San Diego to Welcome Back USS Essex on May 17

USS Essex (LHD 2) is returning to San Diego May 17, after completing 12 years as the Navy’s only permanently ...

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Japan: Essex Amphibious Ready Group Embarks 31st MEU

  Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) embarked more than 2,000 Marines of the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit ...

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USS Essex Hosts Lunch for over 100 Personnel Assigned ...

USS Essex Hosts Lunch Lunch for over 100 Personnel Assigned to JRMC Detachment Sasebo

USS Essex (LHD 2) hosted a lunch for over 100 personnel assigned to the Japan Regional Maintenance Center (JRMC) ...

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Chief of Navy Chaplains Visits Forward-Deployed ...

  The chief of Navy chaplains visited forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2), Jan. 6. Rear ...

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Republic of Korea Consulate General Visits Amphibious ...

Republic of Korea Consulate General Visits Amphibious Assault Ship USS Essex

The Republic of Korea consulate general and the principal officer U.S. Consulate Fukuoka visited forward-deployed ...

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Forward-Deployed Amphibious Assault Ship USS Essex ...

Forward-Deployed Amphibious Assault Ship USS Essex Returns to Sasebo, Japan

The forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) returned to Sasebo, Japan Dec. 8 after completing a ...

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USS Essex Arrives in Manila, Philippines

USS Essex Arrives in Manila

Forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) arrived in Manila, Republic of the Philippines Nov. 30 ...

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Sailors, Marines Aboard USS Essex Celebrate Thanks ...

Sailors, Marines Aboard USS Essex Celebrate Thanks Giving Holiday at Sea

Sailors and Marines aboard forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex came together to celebrate the ...

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USS Essex, USS Stethem Arrive in Bali, Indonesia

  Amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) and guided missile destroyer USS Stethem (DDG 63) arrived in Bali, ...

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USS Essex Embarks Four Indonesian Military Liaison Officers

  The forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) embarked four Indonesian military liaison ...

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USS Essex Arrives in Subic Bay, Philippines

USS Essex Arrives in Subic Bay, Philippines

Forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) arrived in Subic Bay, Philippines Oct. 22 to offload ...

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USA: Essex Amphibious Ready Group Helps 31st Marine ...

Essex Amphibious Ready Group Helps 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit to Complete CERTEX

Ships from forward-deployed Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG) worked with the embarked 31st Marine Expeditionary ...

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