Flowery Branch Sailor transits Singapore Strait aboard USS Ronald Reagan

SINGAPORE STRAIT - Operations Specialist 1st Class (SW) Jose Cartagena, from Flowery Branch, Georgia, stands forward lookout watch aboard the Navy's forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN76), as the ship departs from a scheduled port visit in Singapore.

Ronald Reagan, the flagship of Carrier Strike Group 5, provides a combat-ready force that protects and defends the collective maritime interests of its allies and partners in the Indo-Asia-Pacific region. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Randy Lee Adams II/Released)