Thursday, January 04, 2007

Second Carrier to Deploy to the Persian Gulf

The Reuters news agency is reporting that the USS John C. Stennis will soon join the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower in the Persian Gulf. According to anonymous sources this is at the request of US Central Command and is designed as a show of force to Iran and Syria.

You can read the complete story at:

Thanks to Chris Corley via the Milcom newsgroup for this heads up. And remember if you have something to share with the blog and our readers, please send it along to larryvanhorn @

US Navy Photo: VFA-146 F/A-18 side number 307 flies over the USS John C. Stennis.