Newest Episode of CNE-CNA Premier Podcast - On the Horizon
UCT-1 Completes Ice Diving Operations during Exercise Cold Response 2020
Feb. 28, 2020 - Underwater Construction Team ONE (UCT-1), part of Navy Expeditionary Combat Force Europe-Africa/Task Force (CTF) 68, is breaking the ice with engineering forces from Norway and the Netherlands, while conducting diving operations at a frozen lake in Skjold, Norway during Exercise Cold Response (ECR) 2020, which will run through mid-March.

USS Ross Arrives in Varna
VARNA, BULGARIA (Feb. 27, 2020) – Sailors aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) prepare to port in Varna, Bulgaria, Feb. 27, 2020. Ross, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its ninth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe and Africa.
Feb. 27, 2020 - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) arrived in Varna, Bulgaria on February 27, 2020 for a scheduled port visit as part of continued Black Sea presence and support to regional partners by U.S. naval vessels.

USS Dwight D. Eisenhower Operates in U.S. 6th Fleet
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ATLANTIC OCEAN (Feb. 25, 2020) An F/A-18E Super Hornet, assigned to the
Feb. 27, 2020 - The Dwight D. Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group is conducting operations in U.S. 6th Fleet to support maritime security operations in international waters alongside our allies and partners.

CNE-CNA/C6F Hosts the 2020 Europe and Africa Senior Enlisted Leadership Symposium
NAVAL SUPPORT ACTIVITY NAPLES, Italy (Feb. 17, 2020) Naval Forces Europe-Africa Fleet Master Chief Derrick Walters speaks to senior enlisted leaders from 17 different nations during the Europe-Africa Senior Enlisted Leadership Symposium, held at Naval Support Activity Naples, Italy, Feb. 17, 2020. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Trey Fowler/Released)
Feb. 23, 2020 - U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa (CNE- CNA) Fleet Master Chief Derrick A. Walters welcomed senior enlisted leaders from 17 different nations for the 2020 Europe and Africa Senior Enlisted Leadership Symposium (EASELS) held at Naval Support Activity Naples, Italy. Feb. 16-22.

USS Ross en route to the Black Sea
200223-N-CJ510-0209 BLACK SEA (Feb. 23, 2020) – The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) sails en route to the Black Sea, Feb. 23, 2019. Ross, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its ninth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe and Africa. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Andrea Rumple/Released)
Feb. 23, 2020 - The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) began its north-bound international strait transit en route to the Black Sea Feb. 23, 2020, to conduct maritime security operations and enhance regional maritime stability, combined readiness, and naval capability with our NATO allies and partners in the region.

USS Ross Hosts French Navy Rear Adm. Marc Aussedat
MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Feb. 15, 2020) – Counter-Admiral Aussedat, commanding officer of the Charles de Gaulle carrier strike group, right, lands on the flight deck of the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) from a French Marine Nationale AS365 Dauphin helicopter, Feb. 15, 2020. Ross is providing multi-warfare defense support to Charles de Gaulle carrier strike group in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea conducting operations in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. Ross, forward-deployed to Rota, Spain, is on its ninth patrol in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in support of U.S. national security interests in Europe and Africa.
Feb. 20, 2020 - French navy Rear Adm. Marc Aussedat, commander of Task Force (CTF) 473 embarked aboard the French aircraft carrier FS Charles De Gaulle (R 91), visited the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ross (DDG 71) to tour the ship and to discuss Carrier Strike Group operations during mission FOCH in the Mediterranean Sea Feb. 15, 2020.