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Readout of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/5th Fleet/Combined Maritime Forces Commander Vice Adm. Brad Cooper call with Commander of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Naval Forces Staff Pilot Major General Saeed Bin Hamdan al Nahyan
June 12, 2021 - U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/5th Fleet/Combined Maritime Forces Commander Vice Adm. Brad Cooper spoke with Commander of the United Arab Emirates Naval Forces Staff Pilot Major General Saeed Bin Hamdan al Nahyan, June 9...

U.S. Naval Forces Rescue Mariners from Sinking Ship in Gulf of Aden
210608-N-N0748-1002 GULF OF ADEN (June 8, 2021) - Crew members of a motor vessel Falcon Line climb aboard the Military Sealift Command (MSC) fleet replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO 201) during rescue operations in the Gulf of Aden, June 8. Patuxent is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and Pacific through the western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Navy photo)
June 9, 2021 - GULF OF ADEN – A U.S. Naval ship assigned to U.S. 5th Fleet provided emergency assistance to a motor vessel in distress in the Gulf of Aden, June 7.The Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Patuxent (T-AO...

U.S. Forces Conduct Joint Aviation Integration Exercise with UAE and Saudi Arabia
210602-A-UN662-1854 ARABIAN GULF (June 2, 2021) – Guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) refuels an MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter, attached to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26, in the Arabian Gulf, June 2. HSC-26 is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and Pacific through the western Indian Ocean and three critical chokepoints to the free flow of global commerce. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Wheeler Brunschmid)
June 8, 2021 - U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT) and U.S. Air Forces Central (AFCENT) conducted multiple simultaneous, joint air operations in support of maritime surface warfare (AOMSW) exercises with United Arab Emirates (UAE)...

Readout of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/5th Fleet/Combined Maritime Forces Commander Vice Adm. Brad Cooper met with Commander of United Arab Emirates (UAE) Joint Operations Commander, Major General Saleh Mohammed Saleh Megren Al-Ameri
June 3, 2021 - U.S. Naval Forces Central Command/5th Fleet/Combined Maritime Forces Commander Vice Adm. Brad Cooper met with Commander of United Arab Emirates Joint Operations Commander, Major General Saleh Mohammed Saleh Megren Al-Ameri,...

NAVCENT Facilitates Humanitarian Operations Workshop
210525-N-IO414-1178 MANAMA, Bahrain (May 25, 2021) Personnel from the Bahrain Defense Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, U.S. Embassy in Bahrain and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Humanitarian Assistance Advisers watch a presentation about U.S. Army civil affairs capabilities during a Humanitarian Operations Workshop hosted by the Bahrain Ministry of Interior, and facilitated by U.S. Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT) and USAID in Manama, Bahrain, May 25. NAVCENT is the U.S. Navy element of U.S. Central Command in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations and encompasses about 2.5 million square miles of water area that includes the Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Red Sea and parts of the Indian Ocean. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jordan Alexander Crouch)
June 2, 2021 - More than 40 multi-national military and civilian leaders from Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and the U.S. attended the Humanitarian Operations Workshop (HOW), hosted by the Bahrain Ministry of Interior, and facilitated by...
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May 30, 2021 | 2:35
210530-A-UN662-1001 ARABIAN GULF (May 30, 2021) - Sailors assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 26 perform a live-fire exercise and a casualty evacuation exercise in the Arabian Gulf, May 30.  HSC 26 is deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations in support of naval operations to ensure maritime stability and security in the Central Region, connecting the Mediterranean and Pacific through the western Indian Ocean and three strategic choke points. (U.S. Army video by Sgt. Wheeler Brunschmid)
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U.S. Naval Forces Central Command is responsible for approximately 2.5 million square miles of area including the Arabian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, North Arabian Sea, Gulf of Aden, and the Red Sea. The U.S. Naval Forces Central Command’s mission is to conduct maritime security operations, theater security cooperation efforts, and strengthen partner nations' maritime capabilities in order to promote security and stability in the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations.