140710-N-KE519-019 BLACK SEA (July 10, 2014) - Lt. Edward Suders, air defense officer aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72), mans a watch station in the ship's combat information center during the Bulgarian-led Exercise Breeze. Vella Gulf, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is conducting naval operations with partners and allies in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in order to advance security and stability in Europe. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Edward Guttierrez III/RELEASED) Join the conversation on Twitter ( https://twitter.

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140710-N-KE519-019 BLACK SEA (July 10, 2014) - Lt. Edward Suders, air defense officer aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72), mans a watch station in the ship's combat information center during the Bulgarian-led Exercise Breeze. Vella Gulf, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is conducting naval operations with partners and allies in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in order to advance security and stability in Europe. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Edward Guttierrez III/RELEASED) Join the conversation on Twitter ( https://twitter.
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140710-N-KE519-019 BLACK SEA (July 10, 2014) - Lt. Edward Suders, air defense officer aboard the Ticonderoga-class guided-missile cruiser USS Vella Gulf (CG 72), mans a watch station in the ship's combat information center during the Bulgarian-led Exercise Breeze. Vella Gulf, homeported in Norfolk, Va., is conducting naval operations with partners and allies in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of operations in order to advance security and stability in Europe. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Edward Guttierrez III/RELEASED) Join the conversation on Twitter ( https://twitter.com/naveur_navaf ) follow us on Facebook ( https://www.facebook.com/USNavalForcesEuropeAfrica ) and while you're at it check us out on Google+ ( https://plus.google.com/101085806745039159791/posts#101085806745039159791/posts )