SAN DIEGO (June 29, 2002) – International service members supporting Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2022 in Southern California received a tour of the San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS Portland (LPD-27) by Lt. j.g. Dory Lustig, Portland’s unit public affairs representative.
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RIMPAC 2022 Southern California Participants Tour USS Portland (LPD 27)
NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, CA, UNITED STATES
Twenty-six nations, 38 ships, four submarines, more than 170 aircraft and 25,000 personnel are participating in RIMPAC from June 29 to Aug. 4 in and around the Hawaiian Islands and Southern California. The world’s largest international maritime exercise, RIMPAC provides a unique training opportunity while fostering and sustaining cooperative relationships among participants critical to ensuring the safety of sea lanes and security on the world’s oceans. RIMPAC 2022 is the 28th exercise in the series that began in 1971. (U.S. Navy video by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Devin Kates)
Film Credits: Video by Petty Officer 2nd Class Devin Kates
Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet