Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group Prepares for Operations
09/06/2017: The Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group (TRCSG) completed composite training unit exercise (COMPTUEX), the final work-up phase and certification event prior to deployment scheduled later this year.
Over the course of a month, the TRCSG sailed upwards of 7,500 nautical miles, launched over 1,700 fixed wing aircraft, conducted nine replenishments-at-sea, exchanged 4,756,000 gallons of fuel and transferred 1,808 pallets of cargo.
Theodore Roosevelt embarked with 4,700 personnel aboard, hosted 198 distinguished visitors and sailed with 60 plus aircraft belonging to nine squadrons.
Video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Conor Minto
USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)