U.S. Navy say provider USS Ronald Reagan conducting operations in Philippine Sea
TOKYO, Aug 4 (Reuters) – The U.S. Navy on Thursday mentioned the usRonald Reagan plane provider was conducting scheduled operations within the Philippine Sea within the Western Pacific, a 5.7 million sq. kilometre (2.2 million sq. mile) stretch of ocean that features waters southeast of Taiwan.
“USS Ronald Reagan and her strike group are underway within the Philippine Sea persevering with regular, scheduled operations as a part of her routine patrol in assist of a free and open Indo-Pacific,” a U.S. Navy Seventh Fleet spokesperson mentioned.
Residence-ported at Yokosuka naval base in Japan, the Reagan is the U.S. Navy’s solely ahead deployed provider.