Continuing Promise 2017
Continuing Promise is a training mission which will help strengthen regional partnerships while improving the lives of thousands in Guatemala, Honduras and Colombia. From January – April 2017, USNS Spearhead will transport U.S. military medical & construction personnel and private aid organizations to work with host nation counterparts to provide health care and community assistance projects in each nation.
FILE PHOTO: USNS Spearhead (T-EPF 1) during UNITAS 2016 exercise last year in Panama. Spearhead, with embarked supporting detachments, is deploying to Guatemala, Honduras and Colombia for the Continuing Promise 2017 humanitarian mission. (U.S. Navy Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jacob Sippel)