Vice Adm. Lisa Franchetti, commander, U.S. 6th Fleet and commander, Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO, met with NATO allies and partners during a visit to Varna, Bulgaria, and Constanta, Romania, Aug. 13-15, 2018.
Sailors and Marines assigned to the Harpers Ferry-class amphibious dock landing ship USS Oak Hill (LSD 51) and the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) began participation in the Romanian-led bilateral exercise Spring Storm 2018, March 8, in the Black Sea, to strengthen U.S.-Romania naval interoperability and combat proficiency.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile cruiser USS Ross (DDG 71) departed Constanta, Romania Feb. 21, 2018 after completing a scheduled port visit. The visit served to enhance U.S.-Romanian relations as the two nations work together to strengthen security and stability in the Black Sea.
The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) arrived in Constanta, Romania, Feb. 18, 2018 for a scheduled port visit. The visit serves to enhance U.S.-Romanian relations as the two nations continue to work together for a stable and secure Europe.