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USS Ramage Conducts PASSEX with French Navy Frigate

April 15, 2014 at 7:19 AM UTC

Release Date: 04/15/2014 | 1515

U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs


Release Date: 04/15/2014 | 1515

U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa/Commander, U.S. 6th Fleet Public Affairs

MEDITERRANEAN SEA - The guided-missile detroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) conducted a passing exercise (PASSEX) with the French frigate Dupleix (D641), and a replenishment-at-sea with French multi-product replenishment oiler FS Var (A608), April 11.

Other operations during the exercise included a small boat personnel transfer and flight operations. Ramage Sailors also gave French sailors a tour of the ship.

 

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (April 11, 2014) – Sailors stand watch on the bridge wing of the guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) during an underway replenishment with the French command and replenishment ship Var (A608). Ramage, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jared King/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

 

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (April 11, 2014) - Sailors assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) hold a distance line during an underway replenishment with the French command and replenishment ship Var (A608). Ramage, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jared King/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

 

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (April 11, 2014) - The guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) receives a fuel probe from the French command and replenishment ship Var (A608) during an underway replenishment. Ramage, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jared King/Released) Join the conversation on Twitterfollow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

 

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (April 11, 2014) - The guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61) conducts small boat operations with the French frigate Dupleix (D641), right, and French command and replenishment ship Var (A608). Ramage, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jared King/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

 

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (April 11, 2014) - Chief Boatswain’s Mate Anthony Matthews, assigned to the guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61), helps a French sailor onto the flight deck during a cross-deck with the French frigate Dupleix (D641) and the French command and replenishment ship Var (A608). Ramage, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jared King/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

 

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (April 11, 2014) - Cmdr. John D. Stoner, commanding officer of the guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61), right, talks to French sailors on the bridge wing during a cross-deck with the French frigate Dupleix (D641) and the French command and replenishment ship Var (A608). Ramage, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jared King/Released) Join the conversation on Twitter follow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+

 

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MEDITERRANEAN SEA (April 11, 2014) - Cmdr. John D. Stoner, left, commanding officer of the guided-missile destroyer USS Ramage (DDG 61), talks to Capt. Laurent Prost, commanding officer of the French frigate Dupleix (D641), on the bridge wing during a cross-deck. Ramage, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is on a scheduled deployment supporting maritime security operations and theater security cooperation efforts in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jared King/Released) Join the conversation on Twitterfollow us on Facebook and while you're at it check us out on Google+