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The short deployment will focus on interoperability and innovation, ahead of a more standard deployment next year, Navy leaders say.
The carrier's strike group will focus on “innovation and interoperability” as the crew becomes better acquainted with the vessel’s new capabilities.
Cmdr. Brett Johnson has been temporarily reassigned to the staff of Helicopter Sea Combat Wing Atlantic.
Navy Secretary Kenneth Braithwaite announced the plan during a Senate hearing Wednesday.