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Navy to Reactivate Second Fleet as 'Dynamic Response' in Atlantic

Navy to Reactivate Second Fleet as 'Dynamic Response' in Atlantic

NORFOLK -- With an increasingly assertive Russia operating ever farther from its shores, the U.S. Navy said Friday it will re-establish its Second Fleet in Norfolk this summer to focus on high-end warfare in the Atlantic Ocean. The Navy eliminated the Second Fleet command structure as a cost-saving measure in 2011, leaving the eastern seaboard of the United States and Canada as the only part of the world where naval assets didn't report to a numbered fleet. But Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson said that re-establishing the fleet is a "dynamic response to a dynamic environment" and that any costs associated with setting up a new command structure would be worth it. "As we've seen this great power competition emerge," Richardson told reporters on board the USS George H.W. Bush in Norfolk, there's probably no more dynamic theater of operations than the Atlantic ...

Full article: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2018/05/05/navy-re-es...

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