USS Lake Champlain Completes Ordnance Onload
SEAL BEACH, Calif. (NNS) -- The Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) completed an ordnance onload at Naval Weapons Station Seal Beach, Jan. 12, in preparation for deployment to the Western Pacific.
USS Lake Champlain Change of Command
Capt. Jen Ellinger, the incoming commanding officer of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57), salutes Rear Adm. John Fuller, commander, Carrier Strike Group 1, during a change of command ceremony on the ship.
USS Lake Champlain Visits Sasebo
PACIFIC OCEAN – The Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) arrived in Sasebo, Japan for a port visit, March 3.
USS Lake Champlain Holds Burial at Sea
PACIFIC OCEAN - The crew of the guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) conducted several burials at sea following a long Naval tradition of committing the remains of our nation’s honored veterans to the deep.
USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN VISITS PORTLAND FOR ANNUAL ROSE FESTIVAL
PORTLAND, OR—The Aegis Guided Missile Cruiser USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN (CG 57) arrived in Portland, Oregon to participate in the city’s annual Festival of Roses. After a scenic transit up the Columbia River, LAKE CHAMPLAIN arrived in Portland marking the US Navy’s return to the Rose Festival after a year of absence.
Midshipmen Spend Summer Training on board USS Lake Champlain
SAN DIEGO - The guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) recently hosted a group of 10 midshipmen from various institutions across the country for a one-month summer training cruise focused on exposing students to benefits of the surface warfare community.
USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN CONDUCTS RESCUE AT SEA
The man, a citizen of the United States, said his vessel had lost all electrical power and its sails had been degraded so much that he wasn’t able to sail to shore. The man stated that he had been stranded at sea for approximately four days and had run out of food and water.
USS Lake Champlain Awarded 2013 Battle “E”
SAN DIEGO – The guided missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) was named the recipient of the 2013 Battle Effectiveness (Battle E) Award for Commander, Carrier Strike Group One.
USS Lake Champlain Participates in Independent Deployer CERTEX
SAN DIEGO - The officers and crew of the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) returned to their homeport of San Diego following participation in an independent deployer certification exercise (IDCERTEX) off the coast of Southern California.
Lake Champlain Completes Independent Deployment
SAN DIEGO - Guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57), will return to San Diego May 6, after an independent seven-month deployment to the Atlantic and U.S. Central Command areas of responsibility (AOR).
USS Lake Champlain Disrupts Pirate Activity
SOMALI BASIN – Just after 9.00 pm on Mar. 14, Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) warship USS Lake Champlain (CG 57), assigned to CMF’s counter-piracy mission Combined Task Force (CTF) 151, destroyed two skiffs, successfully disrupting the activities of a group suspected of planning acts of piracy.
Small Arms Qualifications Aboard USS Lake Champlain (CG 57)
ARABIAN SEA (Dec. 30, 2010) Logistics Specialist 2nd Class Alexander Castillo, left, and Information Systems Technician 1st Class Cyrus Fluitt fire M9 service pistols during small arms qualifications aboard the guided-missile cruiser USS Lake Champlain (CG 57).
Navy Establishes Carrier Strike Group 1
The flagship for CSG 1 will be the USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70), currently homeported in Newport News, Va. Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 17, Destroyer Squadron (DESRON) 1, USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) and USS Lake Champlain (CG 57) will round out the strike group.