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Ships at Sea
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(above) Crew members man the bridge of USS Annapolis (SSN-760) as she departs the harbor following a routine port visit to Crete, Greece.

(above inset) Crew members remove a shore power cable from Annapolis in preparation to depart the pier following a routine port visit.

(above left) The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Norfolk (SSN-714) is moored to the Mina Salman Pier in Bahrain during a brief port visit. Norfolk is currently deployed to the 5th Fleet area of operations in support of Maritime Security Operations (MSO). MSO set the conditions for security and stability in the maritime environment as well as complement the counter-terrorism and security efforts of regional nations.