High-End Exercise Valiant Shield 2018 Features Joint Strike Fighters, 15,000 Personnel

This post has been updated to correct the hull number of the former USS St. Louis. It’s LKA-116, not LKA-117. The high-end biennial Valiant Shield exercise kicked off in Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands on Sunday, with some of the Navy’s and Marine Corps’ most advanced platforms participating in the weeklong event. The exercise … Continue reading High-End Exercise Valiant Shield 2018 Features Joint Strike Fighters, 15,000 Personnel