Shoulder-to-Shoulder: Building on Partnerships at Cobra Gold

By Capt. Larry McCullen Commanding officer, USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) As the commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), my days are usually filled with myriad operations from launching or recovering amphibious craft to launching and landing helicopters on the flight deck.   Our crew spends countless hours maintaining …

Shoulder-to-Shoulder: Building on Partnerships at Cobra Gold

By Capt. Larry McCullen Commanding officer, USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) As the commanding officer of the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6), my days are usually filled with myriad operations from launching or recovering amphibious craft to launching and landing helicopters on the flight deck.   Our crew spends countless hours maintaining …