Blue Ridge Upgrades Network to CANES
YOKOSUKA, Japan – U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) became the first ship of its class to obtain a large-scale upgrade to its network infrastructure in March. The installation significantly increases internal communication, ship security and an overall standardization for meeting the requirements of modern day operating systems.
Blue Ridge, 7th Fleet Chiefs’ Mess Honor Fallen Chiefs
Members of the U.S. Command 7th Fleet and the U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) combined Chiefs’ Mess commemorated chiefs on the 124th birthday of the U.S. Navy chief petty officer by observing evening colors at Commander Fleet Activities Yokosuka April 1, 2017.
Blue Ridge Pulls into Dry Dock after Successful Patrol
U.S. 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) entered dry dock at Naval Ship Repair Facility and Japan Regional Maintenance Center (SRF JRMC) to begin its scheduled extended dry-docking selected restricted availability (EDSRA) period after a successful spring patrol June 1.