Tag: USS Mount Whitney

Watch: Wish made in 1997 letter comes true for US naval...

Lieutenant Commander Nathan Hayes has a strong connection with Malta, since his mother is Maltese. He explained that in a letter he had written to her while in naval school in 1997, he had expressed a wish to sail to Malta once he graduated.

Photos: All aboard Mount Whitney

Mount Whitney is one of two Blue Ridge-class amphibious command ships of the United States Navy and is the flagship and command ship of the United States Sixth Fleet. The ship also serves as the Afloat Command Platform of Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO.