Category Archives: USS NEW YORK & Sister Ships

USS New York assists in rescue of Saudi airmen from water south of Yemen

Associated Press WASHINGTON — A Defense Department official says U.S. forces rescued two Saudi airmen after they ejected from an F-15 fighter jet over waters south of Yemen, where Saudi Arabia is leading airstrikes against Iran-allied Houthi rebels. The official says a U.S. helicopter flew Thursday from neighboring Djibouti to the Gulf of Aden and […]

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Marines from USS Arlington donate time to feed hungry

Lance Cpl. Calvin Shamoon DVIDS BOSTON – A group of more than 20 Marines with U.S. Marine Forces Command and II Marine Expeditionary Force aboard the USS Arlington (LPD-24) amphibious transport dock ship could have spent their time exploring the city of Boston but instead they chose to volunteer their time at the Greater Boston Food […]

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SP-MAGTF departs for Boston St. Patrick’s Day parade, community relations events aboard USS Arlington

Cpl. Jorden Wells II Marine Expeditionary Force To see a video of this trip, click here. BOSTON – More than 100 II Marine Expeditionary Force and U.S. Marine Forces Command Marines from Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, and Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, arrived in Boston aboard the USS Arlington for the St. Patrick’s […]

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