USS Gerald R. Ford, the newest U.S. aircraft carrier, visits Oslo, Norway after 65 years.
This visit aims to enhance the partnership between the United States and Norway.
The Royal Norwegian Navy has previously conducted cooperative deployments with U.S. Carrier Strike Groups.
The visit to Oslo includes receptions, community relations events, and visits to cultural and historical landmarks.
Ford deployed from Norfolk, Virginia, has been engaged in joint training and operations in Arctic region.
Ford-class carriers introduce advanced technologies and increased capabilities.
Ford operates with a smaller crew but maintains global power projection.
The Ford-class carriers feature 23 new technologies, including the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System.