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Big Navy commander addresses Chamber

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by Heather Hauswirth

Guam - The Guam Chamber of Commerce got a lesson on the purpose of an aircraft carrier strike group from the commanding officer of Naval Base Guam, Captain Scott Galbreaith.  Currently there are no carriers stationed here, however, according to the plans for the military buildup, they will be passing through with the proposed establishment of an aircraft carrier berthing in Apra Harbor.

"There is talk about bringing a transient carrier wharf capability to Guam, so in the future we might see more carrier strike groups go through here. We've had them in the past," the officer told KUAM News.

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