Modernest warships in 2010 Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercises

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On 23 June 2010, the world's biggest large-scale multinational sea control exercise named Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) was officially commerced around Hawaii Islands. Under the leadership of the US Third Fleet, RIMPAC is a multinational, combined sea mobility exercise with the participation of 14 countries, 32 ships, 5 submarines, over 170 aircrafts and 20,000 military staff. This year, RIMPAC exercises include military units and soldiers from Australia, Canada, Chile, Columbia, France, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Netherlands, Peru, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand and the United States. RIMPAC is designed to enhance the tactical capabilities and cooperation of participating nations in various aspects of maritime operations at sea. The 22nd RIMPAC exercise is carried out under the theme of “Mobility, Cooperation and Joint Support”. The exercise is also the place for participating countries to show off their modernest warships.

 


Amphibious ship USS Cleveland (lpd 7)

Amphibious ship USS Cleveland (lpd 7)

 


USS Ronald Reagan

USS Ronald Reagan

 


USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) (left) and USS Arizona Memorial

USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76) (left) and USS Arizona Memorial

 


Great destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) – the USA

Great destroyer USS Benfold (DDG 65) – the USA

 


Lee Eokgi submarines (SS-071) – South Korea

Lee Eokgi submarines (SS-071) – South Korea

 


Destroyer FS (F 731) of France

Destroyer FS (F 731) of France

 


Frigate HMAS Newcastle (FFG 06) of Australia

Frigate HMAS Newcastle (FFG 06) of Australia

 


Frigate HMCS Calgary (FFH 335) Halifax anchored next to the missile destroyer HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283)

Frigate HMCS Calgary (FFH 335) Halifax anchored next to the missile destroyer HMCS Algonquin (DDG 283)

 


Mochishio Marine (SS 600) of Japan

Mochishio Marine (SS 600) of Japan

 

 

 

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