Posts Tagged ‘US Navy’

US aircraft carrier sets course for Gulf

Thursday, January 12, 2012 Comments off

Photo: EPA  

US’ “Abraham Lincoln” aircraft carrier with a group of combat ships has set a course for the Persian Gulf, an official with the US’ 7th fleet based at the Japanese port of Yokosuka said Wednesday. Read more…

RUSSIA:Russian flotilla heads for Mediterranean

Thursday, December 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 1, 2011

Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier. Photo: RIA Novosti    

The U.S. George Bush aircraft carrier has approached Syrian waters, the Arab Al Jazeera TV channel reports.

The Pentagon has refused to confirm the report but admitted that the ship is in the Mediterranean in what analysts see as part of preparations for a possible no-fly zone over Syria. Read more…