• Body090211-N-1251W-052 Gulf of Thailand (Feb. 11, 2009) The landing dock ship
USS Tortuga (LSD 46) steams through the Gulf of Thailand during Exercise
Cobra Gold 2009.  Tortuga is taking part in Cobra Gold, an annual Kingdom of
Thailand and U.S. co-sponsored military exercise designed to train U.S. and
partner asian-pacific nation forces. The exercise will also include
humanitarian civic action projects with participating nations from
Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, Thailand and the U.S. The U.S. will also engage
with Thai military forces in a field training exercise to promote familarity
with and cohesion between these partner nation's military forces. CG 09
provides a unique and dynamic environment to strengthen the bond between
these partner militaries and the Thai community.

    USS Tortuga (LSD 46) Amphibious Assault

    Body090211-N-1251W-052 Gulf of Thailand (Feb. 11, 2009) The landing dock ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46) steams through the Gulf of Thailand during Exercise Cobra Gold 2009. Tortuga is taking part in Cobra Gold, an annual Kingdom of Thailand and U.S...

  • Gulf of Thailand (Feb. 11, 2009) An amphibious assault vehicle (AAV) assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) approaches the stern of the landing dock ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46) as it prepares to enter the well-deck.  Tortuga and the 31st MEU are taking part in Exercise Cobra Gold, an annual Kingdom of Thailand and U.S. co-sponsored military exercise designed to train U.S. and partner asian-pacific nation forces. The exercise will also include humanitarian civic action projects with participating nations from Indonesia, Japan, Singapore, Thailand and the U.S. The U.S. will also engage with Thai military forces in a field training exercise to promote familarity with and cohesion between these partner nation's military forces. CG 09 provides a unique and dynamic environment to strengthen the bond between these partner militaries and the Thai community.

    USS Tortuga (LSD 46) Amphibious Assault

    Gulf of Thailand (Feb. 11, 2009) An amphibious assault vehicle (AAV) assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) approaches the stern of the landing dock ship USS Tortuga (LSD 46) as it prepares to enter the well-deck. Tortuga and the 31st...

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