Latest "6th Fleet" stories
The carrier, which got underway on Oct. 4, and its strike group focused on air defense, anti-subsurface warfare, and distributed maritime operations.
Aircraft carriers George H.W. Bush and Gerald R. Ford are teaming up with three other allied aircraft carriers in the U.S. 6th Fleet.
After decades of a continuous flattop presence in the region, priorities are changing.
With new technology and much more space on the Ford's flight deck, Carrier Air Wing 8 is able to generate sorties at a much higher clip.