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USS Carney Returns from U.S. 6th Fleet Patrol

USS Carney’s participation in combined underway tactical exchanges with allies and regional partners helped the United States continue its efforts to strengthen maritime partnerships throughout Europe.

Status of the Fleet: EODMU 8 Trains in Rota, Spain

Members of Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit EIGHT, practice techniques for fast roping, rappelling, and Special Purpose Insertion and Extraction at Naval Station Rota, Spain March 4, 2016.

NMCB 1 Completes Deployment, Turns Over to NMCB 133

The Naval Construction Force is a vital component of the U.S. Maritime Strategy. It offers deployable battalions capable of providing contingency construction, disaster preparation and recovery support, humanitarian assistance, and combat operations support.

USS Porter Holds Change of Command Ceremony

Cmdr. Andria Slough relieved Cmdr. Blair Guy as the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) commanding officer during a change of command ceremony in Rota, Spain Jan. 28, 2016

USS Donald Cook Finishes 3rd FDNF Patrol

USS Donald Cook (DDG 75) returned to Naval Station Rota, Spain after completing its third forward deployed patrol in U.S. 6th Fleet.

USS Carney Begins First Forward-Deployed Patrol

NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain – The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) departed Naval Station Rota, Spain Nov. 7, 2015, to begin its first forward-deployed patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations.

Carney’s presence and the ship’s scheduled participation in combined underway tactical exchanges with allies and regional partners will help the United States continue its efforts to strengthen maritime partnerships throughout Europe.

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USS Carney Receives the 2014 Secretary of the Navy Energy and Water Management Award

ROTA, Spain – The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) received the 2014 Secretary of the Navy Energy and Water Management Award Oct. 27, 2015.

Carney, the last of four Forward Deployed Naval Force destroyers to operate out of Naval Station Rota, Spain, is a multi-mission ship configured for air defense, surface warfare, anti-submarine warfare, tomahawk land attack, and ballistic missile defense.

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USS Porter Returns to Rota, Spain

ROTA, Spain – Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) returned to Naval Station Rota after completing its first forward deployed patrol in U.S. 6th Fleet Nov. 4, 2015. The ship deployed from Naval Station Rota June 29, 2015. While on patrol, Porter conducted several port visits and engagements with NATO allies and regional partners, and spent a total of 32 days operating in the Black Sea.

NMCB 1 Exercises Evacuation of Non-Combatant Personnel

NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain (Oct. 11, 2015) U.S. Navy Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 1 conducted a training exercise on operating an Evacuation Control Center (ECC) at Camp Mitchell on Naval Station Rota, Spain, Oct. 11, 2015. The training prepared NMCB 1’s Seabees to operate an ECC and to assist with the evacuation of U.S. citizens when Americans and diplomatic personnel are living, working, or traveling abroad in unstable regions of the world. Continue reading for some quick facts …

NMCB 1 Seabee’s Train to Evacuate Non-Combatant Personnel to Support Humanitarian Relief

NAVAL STATION ROTA, Spain - U.S. Navy Seabees from Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 1 conducted training on operating an Evacuation Control Center (ECC) at Camp Mitchell on Naval Station Rota, Spain, Aug. 29, 2015. The training was conducted to prepare Seabees to operate an ECC and assist with the timely and organized departure of U.S. citizens when Americans and diplomatic personnel are living, working, or traveling abroad in unstable regions of the world. Continue reading for more...

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