On Jan 12, The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group began to operate in the South China Sea for the first time during the group’s 2022-2023 deployment.
The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is currently conducting a variety of training, including maritime strike training, anti-submarine operations, etc.
The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is capable of delivering integrated lethal and non-lethal effects in all domains, across all axes, from space to the seafloor.
The CSG 11 staff is aboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz.
Carrier Air Wing 17 (CVW-17), cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG-52) and destroyers USS Decatur (DDG-73), USS Chung Hoon (DDG-93) and USS Wayne E. Meyer (DDG-108) are also included in the strike group.
These operations are intended to maintain freedom of navigation and overflight and to demonstrate the U.S.'s commitment to regional stability.
The Nimitz Carrier Strike Group is currently underway with the U.S. Navy's 7th Fleet conducting routine operations.