Pacific Partnership 2011

07/29/2011: Pacific Partnership is a five-month humanitarian assistance initiative that will make port visits to Tonga, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, Timor-Leste, and the Federated States of Micronesia. Cleveland is the flagship for Pacific Partnership 2011, which visited the islands of Tonga, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea, Timor-Leste and the Federated States of Micronesia.

Credit: Pacific Partnership 2011: 07/03/2011

  • In the first photo, a landing craft utility 1665 assigned to Assault Craft Unit 4 prepares to off-load passengers and equipment onto amphibious transport dock ship USS Cleveland during Pacific Partnership 2011.
  • In the second and third photos, Amphibious transport dock ship USS Cleveland (LPD 7) arrives in the Federated States of Micronesia.
  • In the fourth photo, a sailor inspects an MH-60S Sea Hawk aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS Cleveland before a flight operation during Pacific Partnership 2011
  • In the fifth photo, Seamen Tony Lomauro directs a Humvee off of Landing Craft Utility 1665 at the port of Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia.
  • In the sixth photo, an MH-60S Sea Hawk flies over the port of Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia, which is the final stop for Pacific Partnership.
  • In the final photo, Petty Officer 3rd Class Darin Barker sits on top of a bulldozer in the well deck of amphibious transport dock ship USS Cleveland.

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