Orlando Sailor steers U.S. Navy warship in Philippine Sea

Seaman Gabriela Palaciossantiago, left. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Matt Hall)

PHILIPPINE SEA (Jan. 27, 2020) – Seaman Gabriela Palaciossantiago, left, from Orlando, Florida, steers U.S. 7th Fleet flagship, USS Blue Ridge (LCC 19) while transiting the Philippine Sea. Blue Ridge is the oldest operational ship in the Navy and, as 7th Fleet command ship, actively works to foster relationships with allies and partners in the Indo-Pacific Region.