US navy ships and coast guard vessel dock at Cam Ranh Port

Tuesday, 09/07/2024 14:52
(CPV) - The United States Navy’s 7th Fleet flagship USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) and U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Waesche arrived in Cam Ranh, Vietnam for a five-day joint Navy – Coast Guard routine port visit on July 8.
The US Navy and Coast Guard paid a courtesy visit to Khanh Hoa Province for five days. (Photo:

During the port visit, 7th Fleet, USS Blue Ridge and CGC Waesche leadership will meet with the Vietnam People’s Navy, Vietnam Coast Guard, and Khanh Hoa leadership. Events during the visit include subject matter expert exchanges and community relations activities.

Crew members and the 7th Fleet staff will participate in community relations and cultural events to give back to the community and engage with the people of Khanh Hoa to further strengthen U.S.-Vietnam relations in line with the U.S.-Vietnam Comprehensive Strategic Partnership.

The delegation also participated in community activities such as exchanging English, performing arts, and visiting facilities that protect children and vulnerable people.

The visit contributed to maintaining the friendly relations and comprehensive strategic partnership for peace, cooperation and sustainable development between Vietnam and the US./.