April 18 was the last fly-day of JTFEX
for our det and consisted of vertreps between NAS North Island (NASNI) and Bridge, and several pax runs from Reagan.
Once completed, the modularized DJC2 maritime variant, the 2nd Fleet Demonstrator, was to be tested during JTFEX
08-4 aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5).
The Marine expeditionary exercise (MEUEX) is considered the formal evaluation and can be conducted within a JTFEX
, special operations exercise (SOCEX), or a number of other events.
06-2 served as the forward-certifying event for the Dwight D.
My crew launched on what was supposed to be a double bag in support of JTFEX
with a ship.
CHIPS: The Swedish submarine HMS Gotland recently participated in a Joint Task Force Exercise (JTFEX
) with Third Fleet and the USS Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group off the coast of Southern California.
After an accelerated COMPTUEX and JTFEX
, our squadron was on a 96-hour tether for deployment.
for my third JO deployment, I woke up with the det OinC kicking my rack and yelling at me to wake up for a flight.
Trumans (CVN 75) Battle Group for Joint Task Force Exercise (JTFEX
), fastrope onto the fantail of USS Oscar Austin (DDG 79).
Atlantic Fleet (CINCLANTFLT) to see if I could report aboard USS Enterprise (CVN 65) in three days for Joint Training Fleet Exercise (JTFEx
) 01-02 as a member of the SOOT.
Following this specialty training, the ship completed ESGEX, COMPTUEX, JTFEX
, and numerous other unit-level-training operations off the coast of San Diego.
We were three days into our JTFEX
at-sea period, finishing our busy, interdeployment-training cycle.