US Carrier Strike Groups Locations Map – June 23, 2017

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This is the newst update of the ‘U.S. Carrier Strike Groups Locations Map’ exclusive series showing the approximate locations of U.S. Carrier Strike Groups on a weekly basis. SouthFront: Analysis & Intelligence tracks locations of U.S. aircraft carriers using the available open-source information. No classified information was used in production of the map.

US Carrier Strike Groups Locations Map – June 23, 2017

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Carrier strike group (CSG) is an operational formation of the United States Navy. It is centered on an aircraft carrier and a carrier air wing (CVW) of 65 to 70 aircrafts. It’s composed of roughly 7,500 personnel, an aircraft carrier, at least one cruiser, a destroyer squadron of at least two destroyers and/or frigates. A carrier strike group also, on occasion, includes submarines, attached logistics ships and a supply ship. Carrier strike groups comprise a principal element of U.S. power projection over the world’s oceans.

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  • Thegr8rambino

    Haha I wonder why those three carriers backing away from north Korea? And nice to see no carriers near Iran now :))

    • Tommy Jensen

      A too big temptation, smashing 3 US carriers with 80 airfighters on each in one shot…………LOL. I think Pentagon found out.

  • chris chuba

    I’m always amazed at how many carriers we have sitting in port. Our power projection program is very inefficient.

    • Thegr8rambino

      Better there than causing trouble around the world tho right? Lol