USS Farragut (DDG-99) is an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer in the United States Navy.
She is the 5th Navy ship named for Admiral David Farragut, and the 49th ship of the Arleigh Burke class.
USS Farragut (DDG 99) has arrived in the U.S. 4th Fleet area of operations for a scheduled deployment.
Cmdr. Nicholas Gurley, commanding officer of the USS Farragut, aims to enhance security in the Western Hemisphere.
U.S. Naval Forces Southern Command/U.S. 4th Fleet supports U.S. Southern Command’s joint and combined military operations.
It aims to maintain access, enhance interoperability, and build enduring partnerships to promote peace, stability and prosperity.
The deployment of USS Farragut and U.S. Coast Guard Law Enforcement Detachment (LEDET) 406 will contribute to all these objectives.