Mount Whitney, forward-deployed to Gaeta, Italy, operates with a combined crew of U.S. Navy Sailors and Military Sealift Command civil service mariners.
181025-N-KA046-0369.JPG Photo By: Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class James R. Turner/Released

Mar 6, 2019
NORTH SEA - 181025-N-KA046-0369 NORTH SEA (Oct. 25, 2018) – An MH-60S Seahawk, assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 28, conducts a vertical replenishment aboard command and control ship USS Mount Whitney (LCC 20), Oct. 25, 2018. During the replenishment the Mount Whitney brought on more than 205,000 gallons of diesel fuel and 48 pallets of freight, provisions and mail. Mount Whitney, forward-deployed to Gaeta, Italy, is underway to participate in the multilateral Exercise Trident Juncture 18.


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