"The sea is the great equalizer of us all," said Capt. Michael Salvato, Commander, Combined Task Group 152.0. "Whether you're involved in commercial shipping or are serving aboard a Coalition naval vessel, we're all mariners working together to ensure a stable maritime environment where trade is able to flow freely."
Stennis hosted more than 25 personnel from a variety of shipping companies who are active in the region and with whom Coalition forces routinely interface with throughout the CTF
152 area of operation (AOO).
"We're here to help stabilize the region," said Salvato