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Navy ship visits Kodiak, public tours on Wednesday

The US Navy’s dock landing ship USS Comstock pulled into port on Tuesday morning for a four-day visit. The ship is taking part in a special Arctic training being held this month in the Gulf of Alaska and the Aleutian Islands. The training, Arctic Expeditionary Capabilities Exercise (AECE) 2019 is designed to ensure navy ships and personnel have experience responding …

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Navy plans arctic capabilities exercise this fall

Arctic warming is changing the geopolitical situation in northern regions and the U.S. Navy plans a training exercise to test its readiness in Alaska waters. The Arctic Expeditionary Capability Exercise is scheduled for this fall in various locations throughout Southcentral Alaska as well as around the Aleutian Chain.   “It’s basically an exercise that we’re going to use to demonstrate …

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